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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Seen many a production at this theatre but this morning we took a tour of this wonderful 210 year old theatre in the heart of Brighton. Such a wonderful experience, down under stage, on the stage, just about everywhere, our extremely knowledgable guide Ben made...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This theatre is one of the nicest theaters I have ever been to. It has a lovely decoration with almost antique stuff all around with very helpful staff. It opened on 27 June 1807, with a performance of William Shakespeare's Hamlet.

Thank kombizz
Reviewed 1 September 2018

As the Theatre Royal is my 'local' I try to visit when I can. It is a beautiful building, just right for Brighton, quaint and not too big. Cosy without being cramped. There are some side boxes; most seats have a good view and the...More

Thank Julia S
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Wow what a lovely piece of history right in the heart of Brighton. Yes it’s a very old theatre and you do have to make allowances for the lack of modern facilities like air con and a suite of toilets. Go before you come and...More

Thank CommanderBiro
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Went to see the 10s across the board drag show, we totally understood the reasons for the delay and were much happier having the delay rather than the show being cancelled BUT we had to stand and wait outside for the whole time instead which...More

Thank Natasha D
Reviewed 31 July 2018

This is one of the nicest and quaintest theaters i have ever been to. If you are in Brighton and there is a show you fancy i would definitely recommend watching it here

Thank Merlin S
Reviewed 26 July 2018

I know the weather is hot at the moment but there is no air conditioning in this theatre, the temperature was unbearable. I took my elderly mother for a birthday treat to see Summer Holiday, the show was great, very energetic but the experience was...More

Thank Valsta
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Such a lovley old theatre I loved the old features , easy walk from the station and close to restaurants and bars for a pre show meal and drinks

Thank elaineforrest
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Went to see "Summer Holiday" and not very good at all. The stage is so small that the Double Decker bus really did look out of place. The crew could dance but singing was not what I would call it. The seats are old, not...More

1  Thank Gary T
Reviewed 21 July 2018

A really nice Theatre and easy to find,just a small walk from the sea front.The seats were a decent size with a nice amount of leg room.

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Ben C
6 July 2018|
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Response from champagne020 | Reviewed this property |
They have 2 bars in the theatre and you can take drinks from their into the auditorium you cannot take anything glass in so you are given plastic glasses.The bar upstairs has view of Royal Pavilion. It is a beautiful theatre... More
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Angharad82
11 January 2018|
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Response from Peter T | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but I would have thought so. Call and ask
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Debbie G
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Response from Naveen S | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty of leg room between the seats but you would still be dancing in an aisle....there is some space at the back of the Stalls on the ground floor where you could get alot more vigorous with your dancing. Like i... More
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