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We look forward to welcoming you to the Art Deco splendour of the Apollo Victoria Theatre, which is owned and operated by the Ambassador Theatre Group.

The magnificent, Grade II* Listed venue has been “a giant London landmark for nine decades” (The Daily Telegraph) and home to WICKED since its London premiere in 2006. All of the 2,328 seats in the stunningly restored auditorium are located on just two levels (Stalls and Circle).

The venue postcode is SW1V 1LG. The main entrance is situated in Wilton Road opposite London Victoria Mainline and Underground Stations. CLICK HERE for further information about location and transport options.

If arriving by Coach, please use the Vauxhall Bridge Road entrance to the theatre, where coaches can set down and pick up directly outside.

Foyer and Circle Bars open to ticket holders from 90 minutes prior to performances. The auditorium (with additional bars and toilets) opens approximately 30 minutes prior to performances.

For information regarding venue Access and Assisted Performances, please CLICK HERE

Below you will find information about our neighbourhood as well as details of local restaurants and hotels, age recommendation, cloakroom facilities, performance times, security, souvenirs and ticket collection.


Located between Westminster and Belgravia, Victoria sits at the heart of central London. Home to many of the capital’s most popular attractions (including Buckingham Palace, The Queen’s Gallery and The Royal Mews) as well as many of its most prestigious hotels, restaurants and theatres, Victoria is completing a multi-billion-pound regeneration, transforming the area into a vibrant business, residential, food and cultural district for the 21st century.

London Victoria Mainline and Underground Stations, located directly opposite the theatre, are also completing major upgrades in 2019, with new ticket halls, escalators and increased step-free access.

NOVA FOOD

Situated just two minutes’ walk from the theatre, NOVA FOOD brings together some of London’s most exciting new eateries, cocktail bars and retail outlets set amongst stunning public spaces. There are more than 20 restaurants to enjoy, including Balans Soho Society, which is located at the Roof Garden Level of Cardinal Place, SW1E 5JE, and offers an exclusive WICKED Meal & Ticket Package from £65.00.

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MARKET HALL ·  VICTORIA

Situated opposite the theatre at Terminus Place, MARKET HALL offers eleven of the best restaurant and street food operators under one roof alongside a coffee shop, roof terrace and a three fully stocked bars with the best British craft beers and spirits.

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OTHER LOCAL RESTAURANTS

BBar
Giraffe Victoria
The Goring Dining Room
Grand Imperial
Kazan
Lime Orange
Mango Tree
Tozi

THE RUBENS AT THE PALACE

The five-star RUBENS AT THE PALACE, part of the Red Carnation Hotel Collection, is the official partner hotel of WICKED and located opposite Buckingham Palace. Guests can stay in elegantly appointed Rooms and Suites, enjoy a ‘Royal Afternoon Tea’ in the Palace Lounge, cocktails and live music in the New York Bar and savour delicious cuisine in the English Grill and authentic flavours in The Curry Room.

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OTHER LOCAL HOTELS

Doubletree by Hilton London Victoria
Eccleston Square Hotel
The Goring 
The Grosvenor Hotel
Park Plaza Victoria
Premier Inn London Victoria
St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel
The Z Hotel Victoria

GENERAL INFORMATION

The Ambassador Theatre Groups strives to ensure that all of its customers have the best possible experience when visiting its venues. Please Click Here if you have any specific access requirements as well as for information about Signed, Captioned, Audio Described and Autism Friendly performances.

WICKED is suitable for a general audience and contains no profanities. As a guide to parents, guardians and teachers, it is recommended for ages 7+. All persons aged 15 and under must be accompanied by an adult and may not sit on their own within the auditorium. All persons entering the theatre, regardless of age, must have a ticket. Children under 3 years of age will not be admitted.

A cloakroom is available for people who wish to leave heavy coats and umbrellas. Please note that we do not accept suitcases, rucksacks or large bags. A Left Luggage facility (Excess Baggage Company) is available opposite the theatre at Victoria Station (located between Platforms 7 & 8). Please note that the venue is not responsible for any loss or damage of personal belongings.

WICKED is performed eight times a week, as follows:

Monday – Saturday evenings at 7.30pm
Wednesday & Saturday matinees at 2.30pm

Please check at the time of booking for any extra performances, which are frequently added at times of high demand including School Holidays and Christmas.

Evening performances end at approximately 10.15pm.
Matinee performances end at approximately 5.15pm.

There is one 20-minute interval.

Please arrive promptly as latecomers cannot be admitted until a designated point in the performance, which is approximately 25 minutes after curtain-up.

Security checks are in operation at the theatre, so please arrive at least 30 minutes before the start of the performance you are attending.  Suitcases and large bags will not be admitted into the Theatre. We appreciate your cooperation.

A range of official WICKED souvenirs, including T-Shirts, bags, mugs, pens, jewellery and posters, are available at special Ozdust Boutiques situated throughout the theatre.

The deluxe Souvenir Programme, featuring stunning colour production photographs, cast and creative team biographies and information, is also available from venue staff throughout the theatre.

Alternatively, all items are available to purchase via the official Online Shop.

Tickets left at the Box Office for collection can be picked up on the day of the performance you are attending. You will need to present the credit or debit card used for the purchase and sign for the tickets. Tickets will only be issued to the cardholder. Please bring your booking reference number with you.

It is advisable to collect your tickets no later than one hour prior to the start of the performance you are attending in order to avoid long queues at the Box Office.

 


Apollo Victoria Theatre
Apollo Victoria Theatre