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Pitlochry Festival Theatre

2 Port-Na-Craig Road, Pitlochry PH16 5DR, Scotland
+44 1796 484600
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Fantastic Chicago!!

A terrific show, certainly one of the best I’ve ever seen in over 50 years attending Pitlochry... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Pamj249
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Amazing Show, Great Location

Watched Chicago...fantastic show. Having not seen the film or other performances of Chicago we... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
elliebobs2016
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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2 Port-Na-Craig Road, Pitlochry PH16 5DR, Scotland
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"west end"
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"festival theatre"
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"overlooking the river"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A terrific show, certainly one of the best I’ve ever seen in over 50 years attending Pitlochry Festival Theatre. Very well directed, great sets and the actors were fabulous - all of them! A terrific night out - thank you!More

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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Super review - thank you so much - and always lovely to hear from our long time supporters. Chicago is indeed fast becoming a smash hit. After High Society and Singin' In The Rain last year, we didn't think it could get much better but...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Watched Chicago...fantastic show. Having not seen the film or other performances of Chicago we didn't know what to expect. Well worth it, loved every minute off it, fab production and a great cast. Theatre in a lovely location, Staff pleasant and helpful...well worth a visit.More

Thank elliebobs2016
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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi and thank you for taking the time to give us your review. Chicago is certainly getting everyone singing and smiling and getting the star ratings too! We're so glad you enjoyed the show, and had a great all-round experience. We certainly do count ourselves...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great show, great fish and chips. This place manages everything, from parking and throughput of a wide client base. Some with frailty and disabilities. Cheerful and helpful staff. Will come againMore

Thank Caroline G
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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Good afternoon - it's wonderful to hear you had a great all-round experience here at Pitlochry. Chicago is certainly a hit with our audiences and it's lovely to see you come out singing and smiling. We do hope you'll come again soon and we look...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We are annual visitors to this wonderful theatre and every year the performances just get better and better. Little Voice last night and Chicago tonight were both outstanding in their different ways. We loved the live band in Chicago. The stage settings were up to...More

Thank SallyC-Glasgow
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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Good afternoon and thank you for taking the time to give us your review. It's always so good to hear from regular supporters, especially to hear how you're more pleased than ever with the quality of the shows. This Season is certainly getting a wonderful...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited Pitlochry and treated myself to a show while I was there. I saw a wonderful production of Travesties, the talented cast were amazing and I laughed the entire time. If you are visiting the area while this show is on, it is well...More

Thank Paul E
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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Good afternoon and thank you so much for a fantastic review. It's great to hear you had a memorable visit all round. Travesties is certainly an astonishing play and production and quite demanding of its performers. We're pretty lucky to be able to present this...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were staying overnight in Pitlochry and decided to book for an evening at the theatre. We were not disappointed, what a beautiful venue. Welcomed into the venue at the gift shop. Nice touch that it stays open until after the show is finished. Would...More

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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi and thank you so much for your review. It's lovely to hear that you visited on the spur of the moment and had a great all-round experience. Just what we aim for. We hope you'll be able to come and visit us again soon...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant show last night- Chicago. We enjoyed a 1st class dinner with excellent service. Highly recommended.More

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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning and thank you so much for taking the time to give us your review. It's so good to hear you had such an all round enjoyable evening. 'Chicago' is certainly receiving applause - in the performances, from the critics and best of all,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saw this production last week - cannot rate it highly enough. The energy and enthusiasm of the cast was terrific, they performed it well and the singing and accompanying orchestra were excellent. I think all the audience enjoyed it.More

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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning and thank you so much for taking the time to give us your review. It's so good to hear you enjoyed your visit - and the show! 'Chicago' is certainly getting some rave reviews, but even better to hear our audiences are so...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went yesterday to see the matinee performance of Chicago. Beautiful day, wonderful scenery and setting and lovely theatre all made for a great day out. The show was fabulous we really enjoyed it and the time whizzed by. Congratulations to every performer who took...More

Thank Graham W
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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi - what a super review - thank you so much for taking the time to let us know you had a great time. It makes all the difference to hear from our audiences that all the hard work, all around the theatre, has paid...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having seen High Society last year I booked to see Chicago this year and wasn't disappointed. Great cast, wonderful show and lovely theatre. The production was excellent and on par with the West End version of Chicago I saw 10 years ago. Prices are certainly...More

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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning and thank you so much for taking the time to give us your review. It's super to hear you're now a regular visitor. After the smash hits of High Society and Singin' In The Rain, we didn't think it could get much better...More

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mainlanderadventurer
18 March 2018|
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Response from 640crispin | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, James, I only began going regularly in the 2014 season. You could check John Thaw on Google or even send a Facebook message to the Pitlochry Theatre. Have you booked for the 2018 season? It looks good!;
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Sorry. Didn't see this until now! Hope you had a good trip. Eddie.
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Response from giles c | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your question. Our summer programme is available online if you go to our website and click on 'What's On & Tickets' then scroll down that page to find links to a pdf file of the brochure or an interactive... More
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