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Theatre Royal Wakefield

Opens in 27 min: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Beauty and the Beast

Love panto at Christmas time, always puts everyone in good spirits. Wakefield theatre is a lovely... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ukmerge
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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Pantomime

What a great show it was excellent panto so funny kids enjoyed it not the first time we have been... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
fran2300
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Love panto at Christmas time, always puts everyone in good spirits. Wakefield theatre is a lovely place to visit with families or couples or for the greater generation. There’s a variety of shows to choose from, lovely atmosphere too. The theatre is self funded and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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JessRooneyTRW, Director of Sales at Theatre Royal Wakefield, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the lovely review!

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a great show it was excellent panto so funny kids enjoyed it not the first time we have been and not the last

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank fran2300
JessRooneyTRW, Director of Sales at Theatre Royal Wakefield, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the review Fran! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wakiefields theatre royal is a Victorian building which has manage to be supported up to today. Even disabled people cannot park close to the theatre . Easiest parking is the railway park. They haven't been able to update the seats which are tight . They...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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JessRooneyTRW, Director of Sales at Theatre Royal Wakefield, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thanks for your fab review, Just a heads up, there is disabled parking available at Unity House Car Park, which is just over the road from the Theatre. See you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took my 8 year old daughter to see Cinderella on NYE & I have to say it was simply great for both her & me. The production was excellent & the whole cast were super talented pro's. Thanks for an excellent afternoon & I'm...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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TRWMarketing_Manager, Public Relations Manager at Theatre Royal Wakefield, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent pantomime and excellent venue.My grandkids and their parents really enjoyed this years panto. I have visited this theatre on many occasions throughout the years and the atmosphere is second to none.

Date of experience: December 2018
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TRWMarketing_Manager, Public Relations Manager at Theatre Royal Wakefield, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review! Glad you enjoyed the show!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for our yearly Boxing Day family panto visit. The pantomime was as brilliant as ever. The cast gave a polished performance and it was as entertaining as ever. The front of house staff give an excellent service.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Janeo33
TRWMarketing_Manager, Public Relations Manager at Theatre Royal Wakefield, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank so much for your kind words!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Annual traditional mum and son pantomime visit. And WOW! It was the best one yet. The place is such a welcoming atmosphere, from the greeting at the entrance to the hospitality from the bar staff. To the staff that show you to your seats and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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JessRooneyTRW, Director of Sales at Theatre Royal Wakefield, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the fab review! We'll see you at Jack & The Beanstalk!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As always a wonderful pantomime catered to all ages very relevant to all the trends .... couldn't of asked for more but you get more because the staff are attentive, helpful and patient (which is surely needed at panto time lots of children) Thanks for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Greenston
TRWMarketing_Manager, Public Relations Manager at Theatre Royal Wakefield, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review, we are so glad you enjoyed the show and will pass on your kind comments to our front of house team.

Reviewed 11 December 2018

Went to see the pantomime Cinderella.it was brilliant really enjoyed it . And very funny in parts . If you get chance then go and see it you won't be disappointed.

Date of experience: December 2018
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JessRooneyTRW, Director of Sales at Theatre Royal Wakefield, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

Thanks so much for the great review! We hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Amazing pantomime - we visited on Friday evening - 23rd November. Probably the best one I’ve seen over the years and I have seen Christmas performances locally and west end. The scenes/sets were authentic and the quality of the acting and vocals of the professional...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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JessRooneyTRW, Director of Sales at Theatre Royal Wakefield, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Thank you so much for the great review!

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Response from benidorm9 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe so , downstairs at the edge of the stalls x I’ve seen wheelchairs there 🙂
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mandyheatley999
26 April 2017|
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Hi There, we do offer a concessionary rate for disabled patrons. We also have wheelchair spaces and a carers scheme for customers who are unable to visit independently. For more info our box office would be happy to help... More
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