Continuing Bennetts Associates’ work at The Old Vic in an association that stretches back to 2012, the project is the first major phase to be undertaken as part of a wider redevelopment of the 200 year old theatre. The transformation aims to create more welcoming environment for patrons and safe-guard the long-term future of this historic theatre.
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Kate Varah, Executive Director, said: ‘We set out to make changes to The Old Vic that were reflective of the needs of today’s audiences and our local community. An accessible front of house, new lift, 10 auditorium wheelchair spaces, double the loo provision, an additional bar, and an ethically produced sustainable range of food and wine on offer, all feel like significant steps towards securing The Old Vic’s future as an artistic powerhouse and a vital civic resource.’