The New Victoria Theatre opened in June 1992 and quickly established itself as one of the foremost theatres in the South East of England.
The heart of the town has been extensively refurbished to create an attractive, accessible centre, where convenient shopping sits easily beside Woking’s superb culture and arts facilities, and extensive Celebrate Woking programme of special seasonal events.
Visitors can also enjoy a wide range of high quality restaurants within the town centre, from award-winning cuisine to contemporary street food and outdoor dining. Woking’s attractive landscaping is complemented by a broad mix of shopping outlets in the undercover shopping centres. In addition, the purpose-built market offers artisan produce alongside traditional goods, every day of the week.
Woking’s world-class attractions include national exhibitions at The Lightbox, and some of the biggest and best shows from the West End on one of the region’s largest stages, at The New Victoria Theatre. Woking is also home to WWF-UK's Living Planet Centre - one of the greenest buildings in the country.
The New Victoria Theatre opened in June 1992 and fast established itself as one of the foremost theatres in the South East of England. The comfort of its spacious front of house areas and luxurious auditorium, coupled with its state of the art technical facilities, excellent acoustics and clear sight lines, allow it to play host to the very best of theatre. First class drama has been presented by, amongst others, the Royal Shakespeare Company, National Theatre and the Peter Hall Company; regular visitors also include Glyndebourne on Tour and Northern Ballet. Large scale musicals have included the award winning West Side Story, Chicago, Cats and Miss Saigon, whilst the best comedies, rock & roll musicals, children's shows and Surrey's most spectacular Christmas pantomime also feature in the theatre's programme.