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Theatre Royal Wakefield

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Footloose

Amazing show. Went to see footloose the cast were amazing. We sat on the lower level, great view... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
paigehale13
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featherstone
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Dave Spikey November

Great show, at this superb local venue. A wonderful traditional theatre, always a pleasure to visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago
JeremyS2034
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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12 Drury Lane, Wakefield WF1 2TE, England
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 15 January 2017

What a gorgeous theatre this is. We went to see the ballet Romeo and Juliet. The performance was brilliant and great value for money for such a magnificent well-restored setting. We had a box, which sits to the side of the auditorium. There were 3...More

2  Thank Emily P
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 24 April 2014

Built by people of restricted growth for people of restricted growth, i am average height and weight and found it crippling to say the least, a fat person would not be comfortable in here

3  Thank Graham J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing show. Went to see footloose the cast were amazing. We sat on the lower level, great view. We parked round the corner. £4.50 parking for 4 hours x

Thank paigehale13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great show, at this superb local venue. A wonderful traditional theatre, always a pleasure to visit.

Thank JeremyS2034
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful old theatre. With a great atmosphere. . Ive seen various shows here and enjoyed everyone. The staff are fantastic. Very friendly and helpful.

Thank helenr888
JessicaR6722, Marketing & Customer Relations Manager at Theatre Royal Wakefield, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for the great review Helen! We hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent venue for shows whether it be a comedian or a Christmas pantomime. Great for all ages. This venue has 3 floors for various views of the stage and are all very good. The staff are very helpful with any queries you have.

Thank Debra B
JessicaR6722, Marketing & Customer Relations Manager at Theatre Royal Wakefield, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for the great review Debra!

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic, such talented local youngsters, it was on a par with any west end show. Well done to all the cast.

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Saw Les Miserables School Edition on Saturday afternoon, what a marvellous show could have sat and watched it again. Well done to everyone involved

Thank Joyce P
Jessica R, Marketing and Customer Relations Manager at Theatre Royal Wakefield, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

We're so glad you enjoyed the show Joyce!

Reviewed 29 August 2018

beautiful theatre good acts and lovely experience great little bar, which does get crowded but then as i said it is small , i really enjoy my visits to this theatre

Thank lengkok8
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I/we have visited and enjoyed many productions at this theatre, ranging from professional productions -amateur productions -concerts and the "Annual pilgrimage to the pantomime". The theatre staff are always friendly and welcoming and the theatre itself lends to an intimate feeling between the audience and...More

Thank AndyN5865
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I have had the pleasure of attending the Theatre on numerous occasions, for pantomime, comedy and musical theatre. The staff are helpful, the theatre is a beautiful little venue which suits any performance. Love it!

Thank mandycharles73
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Took my 8 year old granddaughter to The Theatre Royal.We both enjoyed the visit.l think the play was called Granpa’s lsland.Only two actors in the cast who were really good.The only downside was that it only lasted about 50 minutes.I don’t think that’s long enough...More

Thank ruthsmurg
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Maria O
13 August 2018|
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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
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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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