London Victoria Palace Theatre Seating Plan – seating includes Stalls, Dress Circle and Grand Circle. NOTE: Seating Plans may vary from one production to another and these changes may not be shown.
Victoria Palace Theatre
The auditorium seats 1550 and is air-conditioned. It features a sliding roof, a simple and still efficient precursor of air-conditioning. The Stalls, Dress Circle and Upper Circle Theatreoriginally each had their own entrance and their own box office selling pre-printed tickets from a paper seating-plan.
The Victoria Palace ventured into the new millennium with a significant building programme including enlarging the Foyer, toilet facilities and increasing the dressing room space, whilst preserving the historic building’s character.
A copy of the original statue of Pavlova, was in 2006 reinstated to its original place above the cupola of the Victoria Palace and her gold-leafed figure once again gleams above us.
Billy Elliot the Musical premiered in the at the Victoria Palace Theatre, opening for previews on Thursday 31st March 2005 and officially on Wednesday 11th May 2005. The show was nominated for nine Laurence Olivier Awards, and winning four, including Best New Musical.
Billy Elliot is a funny, heart-warming and feel-good celebration of one young boy’s dream in a gripping tale of triumph over adversity. This original story captured the hearts and minds of the world when the movie was released in October 2000. Nominated for 3 Oscars and 13 Bafta awards this poignant film broke box office records across the world.
This brilliant staging is an adaptation of one of the most adored British films of the last decade. The extraordinary movie written by Lee Hall, directed by Stephen Daldry and choreographed by Peter Darling, has been developed for the stage by the same multi-award winning creative team.
Set in a northern mining town against the background of the 1984/85 miners’ strike, Billy Elliot the Musical is the inspirational story of a young boy’s struggle against the odds to make his dreams come true.