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Harlow Playhouse

Open Now: 10:30 AM - 5:30 AM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 5:30 AM
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Harlow Playhouse

I have been here on numerous occasions and always have a pleasant and comfortable time, friendly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
thorleyherts
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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
via mobile
Fantastic venue

Absolutely love coming too the Playhouse. Plenty of variety of shows for everyone. Staff always... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Kerry4589
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Harlow, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Harlow Playhouse is a leading creative hub and venue in the East of England. We aim to provide enjoyable cultural experiences for everyone, working in partnership to support healthier, happier and safer communities; and to stimulate opportunity...more
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 5:30 AM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Playhouse Square, Harlow CM20 1LS, England
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+44 1279 431945
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here on numerous occasions and always have a pleasant and comfortable time, friendly and helpful staff and comfortable seats. The only down side was it was in the middle of a heatwave and there was no air con.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank thorleyherts
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Absolutely love coming too the Playhouse. Plenty of variety of shows for everyone. Staff always seem friendly and approachable.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kerry4589
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Great Show , Great Venue and a thoroughly enjoyable evening. Shame about the two women next to us , talking all the time and using their phones. Unfortunately they were also kicking the back of the chair in front and the guy got seriously p@@@@@d...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Younghenry
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Went to a pay what you can event Tom Braces magic, great local venue excellent facilities great show. Will be booking to go to other shows. Highly reccomend this venu.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lee B
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Surprised at the Harlow Playhouse ! Great time watching a show Sunday, very pleasant surroundings . Clean and tidy, good price drinks. very friendly lady behind the bar a real credit ! Better than some London Theatres.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank marshac560
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic night out just as good as a west end performance. Been a few times here a every visit has been brilliant. I would highly recommend

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 180queen
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Went to Harlow Playhouse for a Cream Tea on Sat 22/9 and as always she was on top form! Had a great laugh and cheers me right up! As for the actual cream tea ..... wasn’t up to much and I’d have given that a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sarz30
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We had the privilege of hearing Johnny Warman and his Magic Bus performing their "Total Who Show" at this venue. It is a great venue, small enough to be intimate but big enough to hold some first-class rock and roll music! We were on a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Scott S
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Harlow Playhouse is situated in the town centre with a multi-storey car park near by.This fabulous theatre has been renovated in recent times reflecting the building's activities. Lots of lovely acts/performances take place here from am-dram to named artists covering theatre, music,dance, comedy and the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lhiggs159691
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We have used the playhouse for many years and have seen lots of international acts. The visit was to see Lee Hurst and it did not disappoint. The staff are helpful and polite, the bar however, is a little busy and crowded. Not an issue...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Rockape65
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