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New Wolsey Theatre

Civic Drive, Ipswich IP1 2AS, England
+44 1473 295900
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Tommy was a WOW

Wonderful experience at the Wolsey, Friendly welcoming staff. The show was mesmerizing. If I have... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jon C
via mobile
Waiting for god

Outstanding performances. So funny! I haven't laughed so much for years. This play has now moved on... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
George W
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Civic Drive, Ipswich IP1 2AS, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wonderful experience at the Wolsey, Friendly welcoming staff. The show was mesmerizing. If I have one niggle, the bar! They dont serve Britains favourite white, no NZ S/blanc ! Just over priced nasty Hungarian Blush .

Thank jon C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Outstanding performances. So funny! I haven't laughed so much for years. This play has now moved on however I'm sure the New Wolsey Theatre will be offering another excellent show soon.

Thank George W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went to the Wolsey Theatre to see this famous Rock Opera and loved it. The Wolsey itself is a great place to see any show as the layout and ambiance is brilliant. Pick a show and go see it, if only the once, I bet...More

Thank DeBoss
Reviewed 5 days ago

As a regular visitor here to see shows of many genres I always find it's a bustling welcoming place! Pre-show dining is on offer plus a variety of drinks- coffees and teas downstairs and bar upstairs, range of sweets and ice -creams available too. Helpful...More

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NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your review with the TripAdvisor community and for your continued support :) I will be sure to pass your kind words onto our Front of House and Volunteer teams, as I'm sure they will be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked to visit the theatre to see a play which was brilliant. Super theatre with good management and thought we would book a pre show dinner. Arrived just after 6p.m. and our table was reserved. Good so far. One lady serving who was obviously overly...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with my wife to see "waiting for God". It was an amazing evening, terrific production and well worth seeing. This was my first visit to the New Wolsey. With my wife in a wheelchair, it's always interesting to see how we get round! Couldn't...More

Thank Sean F
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and for your great comments around our ongoing commitment to access. I'm so pleased to see that you found our staff friendly as it is so important to us to be a welcoming theatre....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with friends to see the Christmas panto and it was amazing . Been every year for 3 years and wouldn't miss it for the world.More

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NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are pleased to hear that you love the Panto so much that it's become a yearly tradition. We hope you have your tickets already for Red Riding Hood as it's selling faster than...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here last month to see 'The worst wedding ever', great seats and friendly staff. Will come again!More

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NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and for you great comments. We are pleased to hear that you found our staff friendly as it is so important to us to be a welcoming theatre. We hope that you will visit...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Challenging performances by all three shows left us exhausted and the Q and A session afterwards raised as many questions as it answered. An unusual evening's entertainment, a coup for Ipswich.More

Thank SueandJune
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this review

Thank you so much for attending Best of BE Fesitval and for taking your time to leave us a review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your evening. Do take a look at our PULSE Festival coming up in June- if you enjoyed this...More

Reviewed 13 April 2017

Having always been interested in the Who's Pop Opera Tommy and seeing Ken Russells film in 1975...... the concept was always muddied for me. Last night at the New Wolsey Theatre all became clear.... an amazingly uncluttered view of the whole concept...... After seeing his...More

Thank Colin R
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful review you have left for Tommy, it's lovely to hear how much you enjoyed the production. Please do take a look at Ramps on the Moon, the consortium behind the project as this is the 2nd show of...More

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What will the show be on 12 th an 13 th of February please
29 December 2016|
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Response from Steve H | Reviewed this property |
12th The Bear. half term play for kids 13th King Arthur. ditto
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