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The Marlowe Theatre

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Address: The Friars, Canterbury CT1 2AS, England
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Wonderful Theatre

Attended a wonderful concert and my only complaint is that the leg room for a tall person is just too little.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Jon L
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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Faversham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very clean, modern (well should be as its only just had a complete rebuild!) and spacious theatre. I think that the drinks were over priced though, but not used to theatre or cinema prices, so could be just average! Overall - well worth it!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

went to watch dick whittington december 2016.. had the best time! the show was fab and atmosphere was just great but the clean warm feel of the theatre has me hooked for more.. highly rec. 5☆

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Attended a wonderful concert and my only complaint is that the leg room for a tall person is just too little.

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

we go there as a family to see the panto each year and have been to a few productions which are really first class. This year the marlowe has a host of shows on which are excellent and good value for money in comparison with west end prices.

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kent
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately during a recent visit to the Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury I had the misfortunate to complain - and although the Production Direcor admitted faults during our show, he was dismissive of the complaint and the fact it ruined out experience. I requested compensation against the not so small sum of money paid to visit, but he was adamant this... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Entertaining raconteur. Place was rammed. Still find the theatre very well designed although would be nice if it could be evacuated a bit more quickly. We were at the very top and the exit took quite a while. i'm glad there wasn't a fire.

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Minster on Sea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Well for the first time ever after going to the pantomime at the Marlow I am only giving 4 stars....once again it was a really good pantomime but we all thought that it lacked something this year. We have been going every year for 13-14 years and there is now 15 of us and 3 generations....we didn't think the production... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to the Marlowe Theatre for numerous performances. Prices are very reasonable. It was refurbished around 2012 and still has a patina of newness about it. The seats are comfortable and allow leg room and enough room for latecomers to squeeze by. The staff are friendly and helpful. It has a good size stage and light and sound... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything about our evening was fantastic - the panto was unbelievably good, and the theatre is a lovely place to spend an evening. We came from London and it was well worth it!

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Ramsgate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the very last show and having been here for the past few years its the best one yet. Stephen, lloyd and ben were truly amazing. Cant wait to come back for the next one

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