Other spaces: Maria/Clare West End > The Young Vic Current and forthcoming events and shows at West End's The Young Vic with related venue, location, news and links. Information is also included for other spaces at this location including; Maria/Clare [TMA] member. 2004 - to close for an estimated 18 to 24 months to undergo an essential overhaul costing £12.5 million. Re-opened Oct. 2006 with the new auditoria named in honour of two theatre women, designer Maria Bjornson and director Clare Venables who died in 2002 and 2003 respectively. The Maria seats 160 while the Clare seats 80. You can also check out the iUKTDb The Young Vic (West End) archive with 369 shows listed up to Saturday, 15th July 2017. Also includes archive for Maria/Clare.