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Address: Fountain Street, Halifax HX1 1BP, England
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really good atmosphere and the staff were very friendly and helpful , this lovely theatre is worth having a look to see what is showing and spending time in, watching good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Redditch, United Kingdom
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Redditch, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

really good atmosphere and the staff were very friendly and helpful , this lovely theatre is worth having a look to see what is showing and spending time in, watching good entertainment , plenty of leg room we were in the stalls and the view of the stage was excellent as were the acoustics ,also noticed it was very disabled... More 

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Alison M, Deputy Theatre Manager at The Victoria Theatre, responded to this review

Thank you for your review - we're very pleased to hear that you had a good time at the Victoria Theatre and we hope to see you back again soon. More 

Rochdale, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great theatre with lots of leg room- certainly in the circle where I sat. Nice bar up there as well and the ability to order drinks for half time and take them into the theatre in plastic glasses. Staff were lovely. Started to get a little warm towards the end of each half which was around the hour mark but... More 

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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I take my mentally handicapped brother here a few times a year for various shows apart from the concession prices being really high I have never had a problem

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Mirfield, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Went for the Rick Astley concert Friday 17th March with my wife. No access at the front for wheelchairs so had to put wheelchair away and walk up stairs. Got to box office and allocated a wheelchair. When tickets were booked 6 months in advance we did tell them that my wife was disabled and in a wheelchair. No information... More 

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Alison M, Deputy Theatre Manager at The Victoria Theatre, responded to this review

Sorry to hear that you had such a disappointing visit to our venue. We do have level access entrance on Commercial Street for customers in wheelchairs as obviously not everyone can get out of their wheelchair and walk into the building. We don't have a separate area for wheelchair users, so the box office staff advise our customers in wheelchairs... More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This theatre has a wide range of shows and tickets can be purchased on the web. The staff are all very helpful. The downside is there is no lift and the steps are rather steep. it is therefore necessary to purchase stall tickets if you are disabled. Also make sure you do not but a ticket that has limited view... More 

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Alison M, Deputy Theatre Manager at The Victoria Theatre, responded to this review

Thank you for your review - I'm really pleased to hear that the staff were all helpful. Although we would love to have a lift for our customers, when a feasibility study was done there wasn't anywhere that a lift could be sited and so we have to focus on making our stalls area as accessible as possible. If you... More 

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I've been to the Victoria Theatre many times over the last 10 years and seen stand up comedy, ballet. live music and pantomime. The theatre has a lovely, heritage interior with a grand staircase sweeping up to the first floor and some lovely stained glass on the ceiling. The staff have always been enthusiastic and helpful, ticket prices are good... More 

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Alison M, Deputy Theatre Manager at The Victoria Theatre, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review - it's good to know that the team are all playing their part in making your visits enjoyable! I hope we see you back again soon. More 

Halifax, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Bowie Experience spanned the entire breadth of David Bowie's career, taking you on a fabulous musical journey, full of energy. Authentic outfits with great musicians, transported you back to the 70's, fabulous show

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Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Went to see Smokie in concert at the Victoria with friends from Batley. The theatre isn't the biggest by a long way but comfortable seats and good views from the stalls area. From the programme it looks a very busy place so if anyone has the chance to go, I would certainly recommend it.

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Alison M, Deputy Theatre Manager at The Victoria Theatre, responded to this review

Thank you Jim J - glad you had a good time at the Smokie concert. Hope we see you again soon! More 

chester
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26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Nice theatre, good views of the stage , plenty of leg room , bar area upstairs was large and bar had lots of staff serving .

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Alison M, Deputy Theatre Manager at The Victoria Theatre, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, glad you had a good experience at the Victoria Theatre and I hope we see you again soon. More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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209 reviews
80 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

A lovely old, comfortable theatre but second the review further down that seats are quite small if you end up sat next to someone larger than average. Stalls are definitely the best seats for room. Audio was a bit hit and miss throughout the performance. Long queues for the bar and toilets, which could do with refurbishing as they're quite... More 

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