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Just For One Day
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Just For One Day

26 Jan 2024 - 30 Mar 2024

Why Watch Just for One Day?

  • The musical brings to life the legendary day when Live Aid, a multi-venue benefit concert brought together around 1.9 billion people to celebrate music.
  • Director of ‘& Juliet’, Luke Sheppard, recreates the global jukebox which raised $127 million for famine relief in Africa.
  • Listen to brilliant songs, like ‘We Are the Champions’, performed at the greatest live event by iconic musicians like Bob Dylan, Queen, and Elton John.
  • Relive the day music changed the world, through the brilliant acting of a cast of 26, including Julie Atherton (Mamma Mia) and Craige Els (Doctor Who).
  • Buy Just for One Day tickets to watch how rock ‘n’ roll harvested peace and harmony in a world that was entrenched in political unrest and social revolution.

About Show

Show Details

Age Suitability


Just for One Day London concert traces back to one of the most historic moments in the musical world. On 13 July 1985, Live Aid brought together 70 of the most popular musicians of those times and made them perform together in a concert that lasted 16 hours and attracted nearly 1.9 billion viewers worldwide. Directed by Luke Sheppard, book Just for One Day tickets and watch history unfold in front of you as a talented cast, including Julie Atherton from Mamma Mia and Craige Els from Doctor Who recreate the songs.

The Story

On that iconic day in July 1985, a bunch of popular musicians proved that music can transcend all barriers, bringing people from all over the world together, in an environment of political unrest. The brainchild of musicians Bob Geldof and Midge Ure, the global jukebox was held at Wembley Stadium in London and John F. Kennedy Stadium in Philadelphia. Two satellites united 1.9 billion viewers as 70 of the best musicians of those times performed without compensation, thus raising $127 million for famine relief in Africa. Watch the Just for One Day concert in London to see history unfold.

Show Timings

  • Mon, Tues, Thu & Fri: 7:30 PM
  • Wed & Sat: 2:30 PM & 7:30 PM
  • Show timings for Just for One Day may vary every week. You can check the show timings for your preferred date at the next stage of booking.

Cast & Crew

  • Leading Roles: Julie Atherton, Ashley Campbell, Jackie Clune, Craige Els, James Hameed and more.
  • Book: John o’Farrell
  • Direction: Luke Sheppard
  • Choreography: Ebony Molina

Note: Producers can not guarantee the appearance of any particular artist, which is always subject to illness and holidays.

  • This show is recommended for ages 14 and above.
  • Please keep in mind that the theatre does not have an age classification organization. This means that all age recommendations are subjective. Please use your judgement while purchasing tickets for any show.

Tickets Redemption

  • E-tickets will be provided when you check in online.
  • You will receive an email confirmation with your voucher instantly.
  • Please display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID. A physical printout is not necessary.

Cancellation & Refunds

  • Tickets cannot be refunded, amended, or rescheduled.

Old Vic Theatre

The Old Vic Theatre, established in 1818 by actor William Barrymore, is one of the oldest theatres in London. Originally named the Royal Coburg Theatre, it was renamed the Royal Victorian Theatre after the heir to the throne Princess Victoria, from where it got its present name the ‘Old Vic’. The theatre is often called the ‘actors’ theatre’ as some of the best performers of the last century, including Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh have performed here.

Seating Capacity: 1.067

The Old Vic Theatre seating plan will help you find the best seats in the theater.

Getting There

Facilities & Accessibility

Additional Information

Address: Old Vic Theatre, 103 The Cut, London SE1 8NB, United Kingdom

Tube: The closest tube station is Waterloo which is serviced by the Northern, Waterloo, Jubilee, ,Bakerloo and City tube lines.

Bus: Lines servicing the area include 1, 168, 171, 176, 188, 68, N1, N 171, and N68.

Available Facilities: Restrooms, Bar, Cloakroom

Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessibility, Assistive Listening System

Security: Please be aware that for your comfort and security, all audience members will be subject to security checks upon arrival at the Old Vic Theatre.

Dress Code: Smart and casual wear is recommended. Keep in mind, that the theatre is air-conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.

Outside Food: Most theatres do not allow outside food inside the theatres but most of them also have a café or restaurant inside the premises or nearby.

Frequently Asked Questions About Just for One Day Tickets

How much do tickets to Just for One Day cost?

The cost of Just for One Day tickets starts from £22 and will vary depending on the type of seats you choose.

What is the opening date for Just for One Day musical?

Just for One Day opens on 26th January 2024 at The Old Vic Theatre.

What age is Just for One Day appropriate for?

Just for One Day does not have a strict age limit. However, it is most suitable for children aged 14 and above.

Where is Just for One Day playing in London?

Just for One Day musical is playing at The Old Vic Theatre in London and opens on 26th January 2024.

How long does Just for One Day run for?

The running time of Just for One Day is yet to be announced.

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