We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Swansea Grand Theatre

Singleton Street, Swansea SA1 3QJ, Wales
+44 1792 475715
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
A fantastic night

We have just had an evening being entertained by Des O’Connor and Jimmy Tarbuck. Two entertainers... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Paul H
,
Hanoi, Vietnam
A tribute night for Michael Jackson with Ben

A great night Ben absolutely takes off Michael Jackson brilliantly. Ben is a master of dance just... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
kathleenjames
,
Tauranga, New Zealand
Read all 286 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
The Grand Theatre in Swansea has a wide variety of shows and exhibitions for everyone to enjoy. Footlights Cafe is open from 11.00am to 3.30pm on performance days (closed on Mondays), and Footlights restaurant is open from 5.00 pm on performance days until 11.00pm and has full access for wheelchair users. Opening times - Monday to Saturday: 9.30am - 8.00pm (9.30am - 6.00pm on non performance days)Sunday: Open for one hour before performances
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
LOCATION
Singleton Street, Swansea SA1 3QJ, Wales
CONTACT
Website
+44 1792 475715
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (286)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 285 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We have just had an evening being entertained by Des O’Connor and Jimmy Tarbuck. Two entertainers that still have it. It was a privilege to watch them. The Grand Theatre is a fantastic old building that I am sure has many great memories. The only...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great night Ben absolutely takes off Michael Jackson brilliantly. Ben is a master of dance just like Michael. Well worth going to. The Swansea grand is also a beautiful theatre I have also been to the west end in London to the theatres there...More

Thank kathleenjames
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Visited here for the afternoon tea it was wonderful. They have a different theme every month we visited beauty and the beast few months back, next month we will attend hocus pocus its so much fun big variety and staff was extremely friendly. Look forward...More

Thank donnatello2015
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The wife and i attended a charity event here (JO BRAND ) if it were,nt for the fact that we would have disturbed so many people we would have left before the interval thats how uncomfortable the seats were

Thank kevbags13
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Although Sunset Boulevard was amazing and we really enjoyed the performance I have to say I was very disappointed with the seats we sat in. In no literature the theatre provides does it state that the seats we chose had a restricted view of the...More

1  Thank Jayno76
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Was unfortunate to have had poor seats I am 5ft 1 and could not move my legs an inch !! I can truly say in all my years of going to different theatres never ever have i been so uncomfortable .I appreciate it's not the...More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the show very much. Singers and dancers worked so hard. Bit disappointed that Ray Quinn wasn't on stage for longer though. Our seats were a few rows back from the front of the stage but were very uncomfortable due to lack of leg room...More

Thank spiderrose
SwanseaGT, Public Relations Manager at Swansea Grand Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review the theatre. It is always worth talking to box office at time of booking to see what seats have the best leg room.

Reviewed 15 September 2017

Visited the Grand theatre this week to see Dreamboats and petticoats exellant show with tremendous singing and dancing to sixties music

Thank john e
SwanseaGT, Public Relations Manager at Swansea Grand Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thanks for your 5* review of our theatre. Glad you enjoyed the show.

Reviewed 14 September 2017

Theatre has a place in my heart since my university "Ryan and Ronnie" days-lovely atmosphere,friendly staff, great mixture of top quality shows. Unsure about local parking (much more residents parking these days) so used Fabian Way Park and Ride (ideal for matinees-not evening shows)-only problem...More

Thank Anthony S
SwanseaGT, Public Relations Manager at Swansea Grand Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thanks for your review. Great tip regarding using the Park and Ride for matinee shows. It is also worth checking with box office prior to booking in regards to seats with more leg room. Thanks so much for your support and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017

The seats are a bit of a tight squeeze, especially if you're on the more 'curvy' side like me. My partner also found them uncomfortable as there's not a lot of room for your legs. That being said, the shows here are a lot more...More

Thank GlobalBackpackerLife
SwanseaGT, Public Relations Manager at Swansea Grand Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thanks for taking time to review the theatre. Please check with box office at time of booking, as they will be able to advise of arm less seats or seats with more leg room.

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Panshee
604 reviews
.05 km away
Gershwins Coffee House
312 reviews
.13 km away
Bouchon De Rossi
589 reviews
.07 km away
Franco's Cafe & Restaurant
85 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby Attractions
Llangennith Beach
443 reviews
.32 km away
Swansea Beach
185 reviews
.22 km away
Swansea Market
185 reviews
.25 km away
St. Mary's
6 reviews
.38 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
jacquelinegibbs
16 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from john e | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but cannot help you there as we always catch abus there solves all the parking problems
0
Votes
709sarah22
23 June 2016|
Answer
Response from | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for delayed response. I do not know. Try calling them.
0
Votes

Recently Reviewed Hotels around Swansea