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Garrick Theatre

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Crimes Of The Christmas Pudding

A friend and I went to see the matinee of Crimes Of The Christmas Pudding at the Garrick on 16... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Iamasingletraveller
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England
Pantos resurrection!

Visited the Garrick to see our very close friend dance in show, with nothing more in mind... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
j0hnhill
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Kingswinford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

A friend and I went to see the matinee of Crimes Of The Christmas Pudding at the Garrick on 16 December 2018. I'd seen a play performed by New Old Friends before and they didn't disappoint: it was funny and entertaining. Just what the doctor...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Iamasingletraveller
LichfieldGarrick, Public Relations Manager at Garrick Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded today

What a fantastic review - thank you so much!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited the Garrick to see our very close friend dance in show, with nothing more in mind, however. Although on the smaller side the theatre is well proportioned, with steep floors given excellent visibility for all, a bar and a cafe on site add to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank j0hnhill
Alison T, Sales and Marketing Assistant at Garrick Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you John for your kind review - we hope to see you again soon! Kind regards. Alison

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Amazing show, so witty and cleverly written and performed. Laughed from start to finish, would highly recommend.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tracey S
Alison T, Sales and Marketing Assistant at Garrick Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Tracey! New Old Friends are returning to us in March...! Kind regards. Alison

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great panto visit. Theatre a little confusing for first timers & I had to hunt down a program sellerMore

Date of experience: December 2018
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Alison T, Sales and Marketing Assistant at Garrick Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello! I am glad you enjoyed the show but am sorry you struggled to find a programme seller - they should be situated on all the doors into the theatre - apologies if this was not the case... we do hope you will return for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our annual trip at Christmas with our grown daughter to see the New Old Friends production and it did not disappoint, we were in stitches for most of the show. How do they write and perform so superbly? They must have incredible memories. We will...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Alison T, Sales and Marketing Assistant at Garrick Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks Susan! :) See you in March! Kind regards. Alison

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well what can i say about Dick Whittington panto other than what great fun we had. The cast were fab, and the costumes were great. The addition of the 3D was really good and the children all shouting and screaming "It's behind you" never tires....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Alison T, Sales and Marketing AssistantSales and Marketing Assistant at Garrick Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks Craig! We are glad you enjoyed the show and see you next year if not before! Kind regards. Alison

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the family to see the dick whittington panto. Intimate venue, great show. The performances are excellent, especially sam rabone as the dame. Lots of visuals, great acting, hilarious skits. Wish we could go again!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank prm133
Alison T, Sales and Marketing Assistant at Garrick Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! We are very glad you enjoyed the show - we hope you return to us next year for Cinderella! Kind regards Alison

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fabulous and hilarious show. Performed in The Studio at The Garrick, this is one of the best plays we have been to in a long time. Four actors perform the play. One plays female Belgian detective (remind you of anyone?), whilst the other...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Alison T, Sales and Marketing Assistant at Garrick Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you - we look forward to seeing you again in March (if not before!) Kind regards Alison

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My 3rd year in front row with my family at the best Panto in the UK! Been everywhere from Hippodrome to London theatres for Panto and nothing comes close! Best value for money & consistent every year. I guarantee you couldn’t find a funnier Panto....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Alison T, Sales and Marketing Assistant at Garrick Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Maria... we look forward to seeing you again next year (if not before). Kind regards. Alison

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon Simon Reeve talk. It was still fascinating even when it ran over time by over an hour. Theatre staff very friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Heather S
Alison T, Sales and Marketing Assistant at Garrick Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Heather! we hope to see you again soon! Kind regards. Alison

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Steve R
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Response from iliketrees198 | Reviewed this property |
It’s lots of long rows behind each other on the lower level. And then in the upper circle it’s the same. But there are a few areas around the side where you can sit
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Graham C
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Hello, don't worry about parking; The theatre has a multi storey car park next to it. There is also ample parking in the centre of town, but it is time dependent with charges and will cost a few pounds to park for a day... More
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