“London’s answer to Edinburgh’s Fringe” Time Out “In these dree and dreary days of January, London needs something to cheer itself up and the answer might very well be VAULT Festival.” London Evening Standard “Extravaganza of theatre, comedy, club nights, workshops, and more” The Independent On Sunday

THEATRE & PERFORMANCE

VAULT is back with an enormous programme of drama, musicals, circus and cabaret to keep you entertained and inspired from the end of January. Browse through the listings or pick a day and see what’s on: we’re sure you’ll find something to your taste.

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COMEDY FESTIVAL

Comedy is fun. This year VAULT is hostings dozens of hilarious acts across thirty unique days, from stand-up to roll-on-the-floor. There’s sketch shows, improv, character comedy, silliness and satire. Take your pick.

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LATES

VAULT Lates are all about letting your hair down and giving in to the night. Every Friday and Saturday night at 10:30pm the whole main bar at The Vaults transforms into an arena of music, dance and adventure as we welcome a variety of different adults-only parties to take over the space until 3am.

Party Hard

FILM FESTIVAL

VAULT Film Festival returns for a bigger, better second year. With both full-length Features and a different programme of Shorts playing every Saturday and Sunday in the Crescent, expect an eclectic selection including multiple UK and World Premieres.

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PROXIMA V

It’s easy to feel despair in these times of political and economic uncertainty – but we look to the skies and find no sign of any limits to human creativity and passion. Join the space programme for PROXIMA V – a carefully selected strand of sci-fi and space experiences designed to make you smile, and make you think about where we’re all headed.

Boldly Go

VAULT Festival Returns

25 Jan – 5 Mar 2017.
Tickets On Sale Now.

THEATRE & PERFORMANCE

VAULT is back with an enormous programme of drama, musicals, circus and cabaret to keep you entertained and inspired from the end of January. Browse through the listings or pick a day and see what’s on: we’re sure you’ll find something to your taste.
Explore More

COMEDY FESTIVAL

Comedy is fun. This year VAULT is hostings dozens of hilarious acts across thirty unique days, from stand-up to roll-on-the-floor. There’s sketch shows, improv, character comedy, silliness and satire. Take your pick.
Laugh More

LATES

VAULT Lates are all about letting your hair down and giving in to the night. Every Friday and Saturday night at 10:30pm the whole main bar at The Vaults transforms into an arena of music, dance and adventure as we welcome a variety of different adults-only parties to take over the space until 3am.
Party Hard

FILM FESTIVAL

VAULT Film Festival returns for a bigger, better second year. With both full-length Features and a different programme of Shorts playing every Saturday and Sunday in the Crescent, expect an eclectic selection including multiple UK and World Premieres.
See More

PROXIMA V

It’s easy to feel despair in these times of political and economic uncertainty – but we look to the skies and find no sign of any limits to human creativity and passion. Join the space programme for PROXIMA V – a carefully selected strand of sci-fi and space experiences designed to make you smile, and make you think about where we’re all headed.
Boldly Go

“For more uplift in the dark days before spring, get yourself down to VAULT Festival for its wild and whirling programme” Londonist “Labyrinthine underworld, boasting a throng of performers and shows” Evening Standard Magazine “Something for everyone” The Guardian “You should be there.” Shortlist

What Is VAULT Festival?

Join Us Underground Jan 25 - Mar 5 2017 to find out.

From January 25th, hundreds of new shows explode across a Festival of Festivals in our Waterloo home. With new venues, new bars, new food and plenty of surprises, VAULT 2017’s limit is beyond the skies and into the stars.

We’ve crafted six undiluted weeks of entertainment for London, the artists you see here are the big names of tomorrow. Join us for an after-work drink, take in one of our many nightly shows, stick around for the seriously good cocktails and some free live music. And this year for the first time, VAULT will be bringing the surrounding community into the mix with some fantastic new performances spaces around Waterloo.

From top notch comedy to thrilling drama, from table-top stomping music to an eye-popping film selection – VAULT has it all. Dive in: check out What’s On in 2017, or you can find out more about VAULT, or sign up to the mailing list below to stay up to date with all our announcements.

Be The First To Know.

VAULT Festival is a multi-week line-up of non-stop entertainment across eight unbelievable venues, three stylish bars and a top-notch restaurant, all hidden away within the labyrinthine Vaults beneath Waterloo. Sign up here for announcement information & exclusive offers.