The Vaults Theatre

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The Vaults Theatre - seats 176


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Leake Street
London SE1 7NN

Council: Lambeth

Region: London

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Waterloo (Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern)

Waterloo East



Waterloo Station/ Waterloo Road

Day no:
1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176, 188, 211, 341, 507

Night no:
N1, N68, N171

About the The Vaults Theatre

The Vaults is a new multi-disciplinary space located in the underground world of Waterloo station, incorporating The Vaults Galler, The Vaults Theatre and The Vaults Kitchen.

The Vaults Theatre is London's foremost theatre for the bold, the fresh and the fearless. Their mission is to collaborate and conspire, embracing artists from all walks of life to come together and inspire others. The Vaults Theatre is home to London's unconventional theatre scene. The Vaults Theatre features 176 seats, situated in an abandoned space, in an archway beneath Waterloo station.

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Current shows

King Kong

This comic staging of the story takes a very different approach. With just five actors and no high-tech wizardry, Kong comes to new life for theatre audiences in the atmospheric surroundings of The Vaults tunnels underneath London's Waterloo Station.

Previews from: Thursday 22 June 2017
Closes: Sunday 27 August 2017

Adventures In Wonderland

Alice is missing in Wonderland and it’s up to you to find her. On entering Wonderland whether you ‘Eat me’ or ‘Drink Me’ will determine your unique path. The multi-sensory experience created and directed for children aged 5-10 is back in 2017!

Previews from: Saturday 13 May 2017
Closes: Sunday 3 September 2017

Alice's Adventures Underground

Fall deep into the Vaults, hidden beneath Waterloo station and lose yourself in a land far removed from our own. But this isn’t Alice's adventure, it's yours. Returning after a sell-out run in 2015, back in 2017!

Previews from: Saturday 15 April 2017
Closes: Saturday 23 September 2017

Upcoming shows

Hair The Musical

Like a mini Woodstock, from the moment the audience arrive, The Vaults is transformed into a fully immersive 60s venue, with psychedelic innovative design, iconic artwork and hippie flower power.

Previews from: Wednesday 4 October 2017
Closes: Sunday 3 December 2017

Beauty and The Feast

It is with the most sincere pride and overwhelming pleasure that Darling & Edge invites you to be their guest. One hundred years have passed since the Beast was born. Only the Beauty in all of us can break the spell.

Previews from: Friday 6 October 2017
Closes: Sunday 14 January 2018

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