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West Yorkshire Playhouse

Playhouse Square | Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7UP, England
+44 113 213 7700
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Fantastic Performance

My first visit here in decades !! Old site last time I went to the playhouse in Leeds - thoroughly... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mark L
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Wetherby, United Kingdom
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Great atmosphere

Watched Sebastian Faulks Birdsong in the Quarry theatre. Sat on front row and really felt we were... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Yorkshire_fern
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North Yorkshire
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Playhouse Square | Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7UP, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My first visit here in decades !! Old site last time I went to the playhouse in Leeds - thoroughly enjoyed the performance of the Lion the Witch & the Wardrobe - really excellent - thoroughly entertaining- great seats but believe all the seats have...More

1  Thank Mark L
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Watched Sebastian Faulks Birdsong in the Quarry theatre. Sat on front row and really felt we were in the trenches with the actors! Being at the front we had unlimited leg room. Theatre was clean and modern. Drinks at the bar though were very expensive...More

Thank Yorkshire_fern
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

First visit to this theatre: to see the play ‘Birdsong’. Excellent production with good actors. The theatre is well served with plentiful ancillary areas- spacious, light, and varied. Seats have good leg room, and there are helpful seat number diagrams, and the layout of the...More

Thank 1949etwall
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Saw 'Still Alice' in the Courtyard theatre, seating very good and all seats have good view. Show was absolutely fantastic and would recommend particularly if caring or have cared for someone with dementia-very emotional.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My Mum and I went to the matinee of The Lion, the witch and the wardrobe on Thursday. We had lunch in the cafe there which was a much better experience than our previous visit. We didn't have to wait long to be served and...More

Thank Liz A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my grandsons to see this fabulous performance yesterday afternoon. What a show! The set, the props, the acting, the delivery, the skill of the performers and the energy all made for storytelling at its best. My oh-so-cool 14 year old grandson thought it...More

Thank Su G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took our 3 children to see The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. The theatre is in the round which gives you such a great feeling of being part of an audience. As we made our way to our seats we passed through what...More

Thank Emma T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent show. The performers were all wonderful! (Only one dodgey accent) but the rest were great. Lots of energy. Timing was always perfect!!! Took a while for us to get used to there not being any set/backdrop with it being a circular stage.. . But...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to see The lion the witch and the wardrobe with a mixed group of 18 aged from 4 up to pensioners and it was enjoyed by all! The production was great. There are however a couple of things about the three WYP that...More

Thank BigTribe
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Having been a fan of WYP since the old days in the uni building I'm still a fan but it's good the upgrade is on the way. Things are a bit tired and the seating is cramped and uncomfortable. The Lion the Witch and the...More

Thank gill61
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Would highly recommend Kendells Bistro! I went there before it, incredible food!
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Response from Spansishwef | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'd sit in one of the upper sections towards the centres.
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Response from pipantoncich85 | Reviewed this property |
It's mainly a lunch time that I have visited. They have a large salad bar, with 5 items for a set price, usually about £6. They also have a specials board. Things like Goulash and fish pie, with vegetables and potatoes for... More
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