COOKIES POLICY is administered by UK Theatre Association a company registered in England and Wales (company number: 00323204) (“UK Theatre”) and Society of London Theatre registered in England and Wales (company number: 00527227) (“SOLT”) whose registered offices are at 32 Rose Street, London, WC2E 9ET.

By accessing and using the website (the “Site”) you are agreeing to the use of “cookies” and similar technologies by UK Theatre and SOLT. Please read the information below as it explains what cookies are and how we use cookies on the Site. Please also read our Privacy Policy to see how we use your information. We may update this Cookies Policy from time to time so please do revisit this page.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is downloaded on to your computer or any other device used to visit a website (eg a mobile phone). Cookies are used by many websites to enable the website to work efficiently and to distinguish you from other users in order to improve your browsing experience. For example, cookies can remember your preferences so you do not have to input the same data each time you visit a website, record what you have put in your shopping basket, and count the number of people viewing a website to analyse whether the website is being used or whether the content needs to be updated.

How do we use cookies?

We may use the following types of cookie :

  • Functional Cookies These cookies are required for basic Site functionality and are therefore always enabled. These include cookies that allow you to be remembered as you explore the Site within a single session or, if you request, from session to session. They help make the checkout process possible as well as assist in security issues and conforming to regulations.
  • Performance cookies These cookies allow us to improve the Site’s functionality by tracking usage on this Site. In some cases, these cookies improve the speed with which we can process your request and allow us to remember site preferences you’ve selected. De-selecting these cookies may result in poorly-tailored recommendations and slow site performance.

List of cookies we use 

Name Purpose Expires Company Type of Cookie
_ga Analytics 2 years Google Functional
_gid Analytics 24 hours Google Functional
_gat Analytics 1 minute Google Functional
_hjIncludedInSample Usability testing Session HotJar Performance
_hjid Usability testing 1 Year HotJar Performance
FBP Social & Advertising Facebook Social

Additional information on third party cookies

We have no control over third party cookies, but see below for information about how to block cookies [insert link to the “blocking cookies” section].

Changing your cookies preferences

To set or review your cookies preferences at any time please do so here .

When do our cookies expire?

The lifespan of the cookies we set on the Site ranges from the duration of your current session on the Site to 2 years.

Blocking cookies

You can adjust your browser settings to block most cookies. The “help” function on your browser should explain how to do this. However, please be aware that if you block all cookies you may not be able to access all of the features on the Site and may experience reduced functionality when using certain parts of the Site.

Additional information

You can find out more about cookies, including how to disable, enable or delete them, at the following websites:


Contact details

If you have any questions about our Cookies Policy or complaints please contact us at:

By Post:
32 Rose Street

By Email:

Policy last updated:  17 April 2020