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Liverpool Empire Theatre

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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By the Waters of Liverpool

This was the sequel to Twopence to Cross the Mersey which we had previously seen. A very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Janet H
Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
Bollywood live

Went to see "Taj Express" good music, lively dancing and spectacular costumes. We booked at the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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The largest 2-tier theatre in the UK. This major touring entertainment venue offers the best in West End musicals, opera, ballet, plays, children's productions, concerts and comedy.
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Lime Street, Liverpool L1 1JE, England
+44 844 871 3017
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We booked two tickets to see by the waters of Liverpool As a special treat and was horrified of the condition of the upholstery in the dress circle. For the price we paid for the tickets £32 each we thought it was appalling .other people...More

Thank ron h
Reviewed 2 days ago

When we arrived the lift was broken another lady with walking problems was getting upset because her seats were in the circle she couldn’t do the stairs. But they did fix it as we were allowed in the auditorium. The seats however are still the...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was the sequel to Twopence to Cross the Mersey which we had previously seen. A very professional and well acted performance by all the actors. A shame that the audience wasn't bigger to appreciate the production. The staff are friendly and helpful. However the...More

Thank Janet H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a few times to see different shows when I was visiting Liverpool, the venue is beautiful and the staff are fantastic, comfortable seats to! Love this theatre!

Thank BenLincs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I we're really looking forward to watching the Spirit of the dance.But felt let down overall by the show.Granted the dancers we're excellent,but nothing did them justice.Theatre was half empty,no atmosphere,no stage set,only 11people in whole show.quit dissapointed all very amateurish.

Thank Patricia W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to see "Taj Express" good music, lively dancing and spectacular costumes. We booked at the last minute but thoroughly enjoyed the evening. Tickets were only 15 pounds so splendid evening on the cheap.Only down side the seats are very uncomfortable and knee space at...More

Thank _ediemayjones
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

just right for me. Elvis in the 70's just as you would have imagined it. The guy was really good he took off Elvis perfectly. It was just like watching an Elvis show. He perhaps could of came into the crowd to make it more...More

Thank DayTrip713112
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Liverpool Empire Theatre opened in 1925 and is one of the largest 2 tier theatres in England with approximately 2350 seats. It was originally called the Prince of Wales Theatre and Opera House which opened in 1866 and was three quarters of the size...More

Thank liverpoolguide
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great show and a lovely theatre. Amazed that you can order drinks and snacks from your seat and have them delivered to you. In my local theatre no food and drink k is allowed in the auditorium.the crowd added to the fun with their lively...More

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my sister to watch Saturday Night Fever. We got the cheapest tickets available, purely for financial reasons!, so we were fully expecting the seats to be rubbish. However we were very pleasantly surprised when the seats had a really good view. Admittedly,...More

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13 October 2018|
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Response from suemaffin | Reviewed this property |
Hi, haven't sat in circle for years sorry tend to sit in row q in stalls should be ble to ask empire on line or ring booking office x
Tracey M
12 September 2018|
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Response from amanda l | Reviewed this property |
The nearby liner hotel on Lord nelson street has a great secure car park, I use it for work, a minute walk away from the empire and you can reserve a space on a website called JustPark, needs to be at least 24 hours in... More
Claire M
30 July 2018|
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Response from Liverpool_Empire | Property representative |
Hi Claire, your son will be fine to attend as it's guidance only. Enjoy the show!