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The Marlowe Theatre

The Friars, Canterbury CT1 2AS, England
+44 1227 787787
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Its that time of year again

Took our grand children to this years' Panto - Peter Pan. What super fun and plenty of action and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Great pantomime but zero security

This pantomime was brilliant, well worth seeing. They have done such a good job making it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
emma d
Tenterden, United Kingdom
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  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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The Friars, Canterbury CT1 2AS, England
+44 1227 787787
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Reviewed yesterday

Took our grand children to this years' Panto - Peter Pan. What super fun and plenty of action and noise in this packed theatre. Everyone enjoyed the excellent production . Stage, music, costumes and everything well matched .

1  Thank firemanfred
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This pantomime was brilliant, well worth seeing. They have done such a good job making it entertaining for both adults and young children. My husband had low expectations but was laughing more than anyone. The acrobats and pyrotechnics were an added wow factor. A very...More

Thank emma d
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury is a great place to experience all types of shows. My wife and myself are members and have been for many years. I write not concerning the seating, or the performances, or the bar or cafe. I write concerning the...More

Thank Hungry M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Don't you just know that Christmas is here when the panto starts? Just been to the matinee at The Marlowe and it was mostly fantastic. Great performances..costumes and scenery. The energy was contagious and the audience fully participating. Slightly disappointed in the Dame...maybe she/he has...More

1  Thank Magretha
Reviewed 5 days ago

I am a frequent visitor to the Marlowe Theatre in my motorised wheelchair. The Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury is a very good theatre for musicals because I love the musicals at that theatre because it brings out the happy side of me. I also went...More

Thank theatre12363
Reviewed 1 week ago

If i could give this panto 10 stars, i would! We went as a group of 6, our ages ranging from 7-56 years. we all absolutely loved it. I've not laughed so much for years. The theatre is lovely, with very helpful friendly staff. The...More

4  Thank Chris C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Marlowe is a great local asset. The productions tend to err a little bit more to the populist than my previous home venue of the Arts Theatre in Cambridge, but there is plenty to enjoy in the course of a year. A fair few...More

Thank Conrad N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first visit to the Marlowe since it was rebuilt/redesigned. Very attractive building, spacious layout. Staff polite and helpful. I was on first row of rear stalls and so lots of leg room. Seat however did become a little uncomfortable after first hour...More

Thank Hatfield_visitor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the theatre for my wife's birthday to see War Horse after hearing good reviews and boy we were not disappointed it was a great show it really brought home what the troops and the animals went through, Well worth the money.

1  Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have seen a few productions at the Marlowe and can assure you it is a world class venue for theatre lovers. Drama, musicals, comedy all of a very high standard and good facilities there as well

Thank Alecceschi
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