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New seats please!!!!!!!

We went to see Sarah Millican last night; she was excellent but omg PLEASE refurbish the seats. I... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Durham, United Kingdom
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What the Ladybird Heard

I took my son to see What the Ladybird Heard. I thought the ticket prices were reasonable and it's... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Durham, United Kingdom
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The Tyne Theatre & Opera House, previously the Mill Volvo Tyne Theatre, is now under new management and ran by Tyne Theatre & Opera House Limited. The Theatre offers the best in Music, Comedy and Theatre and is a Grade 1 listed theatre rated in the...more
117 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4AG, England
+44 844 249 1000
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

NB the visit should be just family , they are grown up ! So , Brian Blessed , just amazing . Positive and major force of willpower and energy ... he cared greatly about the audience and by the end we all adored him ....More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

went to see Steve Harley last night - thought venue was great - in row f right in the centre so seats were brilliant - great night helped by venue

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We went to see Sarah Millican last night; she was excellent but omg PLEASE refurbish the seats. I spent much of the first half wondering whether to adjourn to the bar to escape the extreme discomfort of my saggy, drooping seat. Excellent facilities and venue...More

Thank TheBizness
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Visited on Thursday to see the lovely Sarah millican. The venue itself was fine and obviously the act was amazing but the drinks were awful. I ordered a pint of fosters but notice straight away it was out so inform the lad who went to...More

Thank Alison s
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

I took my son to see What the Ladybird Heard. I thought the ticket prices were reasonable and it's a lovely grand venue for it. However only downside is the seats are not really child friendly. I get it's an old building but maybe some...More

Thank LYPud
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

If you want a good laugh for kids and adults at Christmas time, give the Christmas panto a shot. Adult humour and very Geordie, so if you’re not from Newcastle it’s like a cultural day out. Today I went to the theatre for a different...More

Thank HiddenGem22
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Went to see Mel Brooks The Producers yesterday. It was absolutely brilliant. The venue is excellent and tickets are reasonably priced. Can thoroughly recommend both the play and the venue.

Thank Jacqueline S
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Went to see the chris connor (Elvis show) i poned up before hand and spoke to a lady called joyce to explain one of my granchildren was in a wheel chair she went totally out of her way to organise an alternative place for him...More

Thank gill009
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Had seats in the stalls when enjoying the Greatest Elvis Show. Staff were good trying to get us all in on time. The bar area was a little dated, very crowded and toilets were inadequate with queues taking around 10-15 minutes. The show itself was...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 26 May 2018

I went to see Joe Lycett yesterday evening (he was hilarious) at the Tyne Theatre & Opera House. The staff were friendly and there is a traditional and authentic feel to the space and general vibe. A couple of drinks cost £8-10 and they were...More

Thank Tom B
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Response from Martin C | Reviewed this property |
The best seats are in the dress circle. This tear of the theatre was designed to seat wealthy people who wanted to watch the play as opposed to the stalls where wealthy people sat to be seen at the theatre. There are a few... More
1 July 2017|
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Response from Ian M | Reviewed this property |
Should be okay from there
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Response from unknowngeordie | Reviewed this property |
Only in the stalls! There are no lifts as it is a grade 1 building that needs to be preserved and it would Destroy the atmosphere to put lifts in. So, if there is a wheelchair requirement, book in the stalls!