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Royal & Derngate Theatre

Guildhall Road, Northampton NN1 1DP, England
+44 1604 624811
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The band musical

Lovely venue great atmosphere and dont think there would be a bad seat in the house. Would def... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
beaner2436
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Stevenage, United Kingdom
Home From Home

This is our local, it's the Derngate & Royal theatre, which we enjoy visiting, I went with my... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lynn B
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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Guildhall Road, Northampton NN1 1DP, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely venue great atmosphere and dont think there would be a bad seat in the house. Would def revisit

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our local, it's the Derngate & Royal theatre, which we enjoy visiting, I went with my daughter (Amanda) name check, to watch The Band , the musical, the show was brilliant, so if you want to catch this show while it's touring, go...More

Thank Lynn B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Dearngate on the 7th June to watch The Band - lovely theatre, very friendly staff & good service. We had row c in the stalls, great position.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here last night. Phoned earlier because I made an error with the date of my tickets and missed my show. It was a treat to myself for my birthday that I'd booked 8 months earlier. Emma ( I think) arranged to amend my tickets,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the theatre two nights on the trot. Although the theatre is a little dated. Both the play and show we went to see were excellent. Nice staff and wouldn’t hesitate to visit again!

Thank Ian1200
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here several times now and I have enjoyed myself every time. Its a great venue for watching your favourite stand up to watching a classical musical performance.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very impressed at how easy it was to find the theatre, and a huge car park just down the road which only cost £1!! Nice restaurants nearby. Lots of snacks available on site, though of course as expected they are overpriced (£3 for a bag...More

Thank jo h
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took the little fella to see awful Auntie and he loved it. Ticket price not bad, parking ok, if you get there early enough. The theatre itself is quite small which is nice, the seats have seen better days and they’re not very comfortable but...More

Thank Tracy M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to see Danny Baker here. Excellent night. Nice theatre in the centre of town. Boston Lager £5.50 which seems on the steep side. Most lager/beer about £4.50. But that's theatres. We had great seats in the dress circle towards the back.

Thank Martin E
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took my wife to see ART for her birthday and was immensely impressed with the production. Staff were very helpful in finding our seats. No microphones were used for the play, but the three (good) actors managed to throw their voices well. Auditorium not full,...More

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keelybeck
7 June 2018|
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Response from northants90 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. From my experience of visiting the Royal and Derngate once seated the staff would be ok to allow you to move seats if you have restricted view or they are not suitable for other reasons. Enjoy your visit to the theatre. More
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nikki j
9 April 2018|
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Response from wzpl | Reviewed this property |
You can eat before the show and bring in snacks and drinks from the bar to shows.
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Samphillips2012
7 March 2018|
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Response from Cathy B | Reviewed this property |
Unsure as sat in stalls.
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