OLD VIC THEATRE
Box Office telephone 0844 871 7628
Paying FULL PRICE for tickets? Site writers and contributing guests have created
this colour-coded plan, considering factors like views, comfort and
value-for-money compared with other same-priced seats available.
Please remember that cheaper seats often do not offer the same view /
location quality as top price ones, and that ticket prices are designed to
reflect this difference.
Seats in GREEN many feel may offer
either noticeable value, or something to compensate for a problem; for example,
being a well-priced restricted view ticket. Any seats coloured LIGHT GREEN are
sold at "premium" prices because the show producer thinks they are the best. The
monkey says "you are only getting what you pay for" but uses this colour to
highlight the ones it feels best at the price, and help everybody else find
equally good seats nearby at lower prices. To find out why they have this
colour click here.
Seats in WHITE, many feel, provided about what they pay for.
Generally unremarkable, to find out why they have this colour,
Seats in RED are coloured to draw
attention. Not necessarily to be avoided - maybe nothing specific is
wrong with them, other than opinions that there are better seats at the same
price. Other times there may be something to consider before buying – perhaps
overpricing, obstructed views, less comfort etc. To find out why they have this
colour, click here.
This theatre uses "Dynamic Pricing" meaning
that some seat prices may increase depending on demand for a particular
This plan is for "normal" productions.
For "A Christmas Carol" in December 2017, click here.
For "A Christmas Carol" in December 2017.
A provisional plan is below. Details WILL change. The monkey will update nearer
During previews, half the theatre will be sold at £10, at noon, 5 weeks
before the date of performances beginning to those registered on the mailing
list. Seat locations will be allocated all over the auditorium, with
remaining seats at normal prices.
To register, see
Obviously, the monkey rates any seat at that price "green" for value!
The Upper Circle is called the "LILIAN BAYLIS CIRCLE" in this
This theatre sometimes adds extra "premium" seats in
the stalls at short notice.
Some details may change, the monkey will update as
Please note: The seating plans are not accurate
representations of the auditorium. While we try to ensure they are as close to
the actual theatre plan as possible we cannot guarantee they are a true
representation. Customers with specific requirements are advised to discuss
these with the theatre prior to booking to avoid any confusion.
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