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Theatre Royal Wakefield

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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A Lovely Little Theatre

Went to see the Dublin Legends - who were absolutely brilliant. I had a seat in row B which had a... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2017
BusterMum
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Gorgeous little theatre

Visited Thursday for the Rocky Horror singalong and Friday as a member of the choir singing... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2017
Amy S
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12 Drury Lane, Wakefield WF1 2TE, England
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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Went to see the Dublin Legends - who were absolutely brilliant. I had a seat in row B which had a great view of the stage without me getting a crick in my neck by the end of the evening, leg room was great too....More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Visited Thursday for the Rocky Horror singalong and Friday as a member of the choir singing alongside Blake. Seats are comfy, ceiling is stunning! Cute little bar area well suited to the theatre size. Lots of nearby parking. Will keep an eye on future listing...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely historic building in the heart of Wakefield. Feels like you have stepped back in time. Managed to get front row seats for Neil Diamond tribute, would highly recommend.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Came here to watch the comedian John Shuttleworth, who was superb as always. Paid £17.50 for the ticket which was excellent value. The theatre is small but has a lovely atmosphere to it. We sat in the balcony and had a good view of the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

It was nice to see an old building being used as it has for years & years, great for sound and very good views on the balcony seating. Just 1 problem with the bar service it is a bit slow due to size and 100`s...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

Visited this theatre with my 3 year old granddaughter to see a special children's show. The theatre is small with a lovely feeling. The staff were very friendly and helpful when needed. This was my second visit, the first was to see a pantomime. Both...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Always a fab cast! Go every year just to see "chris" the dame. Good seats from most angles, very competitively priced, car patking close by and restaurants in the area.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Janeea2013
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

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Great evening out in this very grand old theatre dating back to 1770s. A full house enjoyed a fantastic atmosphere. Lots of audience participation and a great performance from the cast.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank modan45
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Went here with the grandkids to see Sleeping Beauty, the theatre is such a lovely building and the show was fantastic, a lovely afternoon out.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Maria O
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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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