About Violet

VIOLET is a multi award-winning musical based on the short story The Ugliest Pilgrim by Doris Betts. Music by Jeanine Tesori (Tony Award winner for Best Original Score with Lisa Kron for the musical Fun Home, and Tony nominated scores for Caroline, Or Change, Shrek The Musical and Thoroughly Modern Millie), Book & Lyrics by Brian Crawley.

WHO'S IN IT?: VIOLET CAST

 

The cast includes Kaisa Hammarlund, Matthew Harvey, Jay Marsh, Simbi Akande, Angelica Allen, Kenneth Avery-Clark, Keiron Crook, James Gant, Danny Michaels, Janet Mooney, Amy Mepham, Rebecca Nardin and Madeleine Sellman.

What's the story?

1964. Somewhere between North Carolina and Oklahoma, we find Violet, a young woman who was facially disfigured as a child. She hopes her life savings will bring her a miracle halfway across the country. Reflecting on her childhood, and shaped by the reactions of the people she encounters, Violet embarks on a life-changing personal journey.

LOOKING FOR CHEAP VIOLET TICKETS AT CHARING CROSS THEATRE?

With our huge range of cheap musical tickets, London shows have never been better value. Book with us for Violet and enjoy great entertainment at a price that’s in tune with your budget.

We’re your one-stop shop for special offer theatre tickets. Book your cheap Violet tickets today and we’ll dispatch them straight away. #LifesBestLive

Violet Performance Dates & Times

Violet is not available to book, please sign up to our newsletter for updates and offers on forthcoming and available shows.

Mon
  • -
Tue
  • -
Wed
  • -
Thu
  • -
Fri
  • -
Sat
  • -
Sun
  • -

Important Information

Due to the nature of the staging of Violet we cannot allow any latecomers and there is no readmittance once the performance has started. We would also like to confirm that the running time of Violet is approx. 100 minutes without an interval. 

Charing Cross Theatre

Find out more about the venue for your show: Directions, Transport options and facilities.

Where is Violet?

The Arches, Villiers Street London WC2N 6NL
  • Nearest Bus stop: (Strand) 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 23, 87, 91, 139, 176
  • Parking: Trafalgar (10mins)
  • Nearest Night Bus: (Strand) 6, 23, 139, 176, N9, N11, N13, N15, N21, N26, N44, N47, N87, N89, N91, N155, N343, N551
  • Nearest Tube: Bakerloo, Northern
  • Directions:

    (1 min) The theatre is under Charing Cross station; it can be accessed at Cravens Passage just off Villiers Street

  • Nearest Station: Charing Cross

Facilities

  • Air conditioned
  • Bar
  • Disabled toilets
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair accessible