02.10.2014 12:24:35 PM

Electra, Mon 22 Sept – Sat 20 Dec @ The Old Vic

Kristin Scott Thomas and director Ian Rickson reunite to bring Sophocles’ tragedy to The Old Vic in the round. Frank McGuinness delivers a charged adaptation of this classic tale of power and revenge. Electra is bound by grief following the murder of her father Agamemnon, unwilling to forgive and consumed by a desire for revenge, her anger builds. On the (Read More…)

17.06.2014 11:36:51 AM

Waterloo Bar&Kitchen Awarded Certificate Of Excellence from TripAdvisor

We’ve had some wonderful reviews posted up on TripAdvisor recently, and as a result we have been awarded a certificate of Excellency! Here’s what some of our guests have been saying about us: “…Service is the number one feature. They are so attentive, have the right number of service staff to customers, and the front (Read More…)

17.06.2014 11:32:21 AM

The Crucible, Sat 21 June – Sat 13 Sept @ The Old Vic

Richard Armitage stars in Arthur Miller’s classic American drama brought vividly to life in this visceral new production by internationally acclaimed director Yaël Farber. In a small tight-knit community, personal grievances collide with lust and superstition, fuelling widespread hysteria. Miller’s timeless parable attacks the evils of mindless persecution and the terrifying power of false accusations. (Read More…)

20.05.2014 12:32:43 PM

KeviN Spacey is Clarence Darrow @ The Old Vic Theatre, Wed 28 May – Sun 15 June

Kevin Spacey returns to the role of pioneering lawyer Clarence Darrow after the critically acclaimed Old Vic production of Inherit the Wind and the PBS filmDarrow. Thea Sharrock directs him in Rintels’ compelling one man tour-de-force in which the larger than life Darrow with his legendary wit relives some of his pivotal experiences, including the infamous Scopes ‘Monkey’ and ‘Thrill Killers’ trials (Read More…)

18.03.2014 12:00:33 PM

Other Desert Cities @ The Old Vic, 13 March-24 May

Pulitzer Prize finalist and creator of hit TV series, Brothers & Sisters and contributor on The West Wing, Jon Robin Baitz has taken America by storm with his Broadway debut. Other Desert Cities, an acidly witty and deeply affecting tour de force, melds the political and personal with electrifying results. Nominated for five Tony Awards, (Read More…)

05.12.2013 12:49:29 PM

Iain Glen and Richard McCabe in ‘Fortune’s Fool’ @ The Old Vic Theatre, 6 December 2013 – 22 February 2014

Iain Glen and Richard McCabe star in this new production of Tugenev’s savagely funny play, Fortune’s Fool, adapted by Mike Poulton and directed by Lucy Bailey. A pair of newlyweds arrive at their country estate to be welcomed by Kuzovkin (Iain Glen), the penniless gentleman-in-residence. Their wealthy and mischievous neighbour Tropatchov (Richard McCabe) calls by (Read More…)

21.11.2013 4:52:17 PM

The 24 Hour Plays ® Celebrity Gala Sunday 24 November, 7.30pm

The Old Vic Theatre: “Join us as we celebrate the 10th anniversary of the most glamorous and high wire event in London’s cultural calendar, The 24 Hour Plays ® Celebrity Gala produced in partnership with the 24 Hour Company. This year’s cast includes: Ronni Ancona Zawe Ashton Douglas Booth Lily Cole Amanda Donohoe Tom Ellis (Read More…)

17.09.2013 11:55:22 AM

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31.08.2013 12:00:12 PM

Dina from RateMyBistro Review

Dina from RateMyBistro paid us a visit a few days ago. “Waterloo Bar and Kitchen is only a couple of minutes away from the Old Vic Theatre which makes it an ideal restaurant for theatre goers. On this particular evening, the restaurant was extremely busy with a lot of customers dining here before heading to (Read More…)

30.08.2013 11:51:07 PM

James Earl Jones and Vanessa Redgrave @ The Old Vic Theatre 7 Sep 2013 – 30 Nov 2013

James Earl Jones and Vanessa Redgrave play warring lovers Benedick and Beatrice in Shakespeare’s timeless comedy Much Ado About Nothing, directed by Mark Rylance. While young lovers Claudio and Hero have their forthcoming nuptials threatened by the resentful scheming of a Prince, marriage seems out of the question for reluctant lovers Beatrice and Benedick in this witty comedy about the never (Read More…)

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