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Sing...... Sing out Loud!

I was delighted to be asked to sing again (for the seventh time) at Whitley Bay Playhouse. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Whitley Bay, United Kingdom

Visited this venue for a Glenn Tilbrook concert. First time here short walk from Metro (monk... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“play house”(4 reviews)
“local theatre”(3 reviews)
The beautifully refurbished PLAYHOUSE is the flagship of a major regeneration project in Whitley Bay, breathing new life into this famous coastal resort.The venue boasts 630 luxury auditorium seats, a 10 seater corporate viewing suite and a...more
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Marine Avenue, Whitley Bay NE26 1LZ, England
+44 844 248 1588
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was delighted to be asked to sing again (for the seventh time) at Whitley Bay Playhouse. The Playhouse was upgraded quite a few years ago now but it still has that special aura about the place! It was a wonderful feeling to be up...More

Thank RoverSE_216
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this venue for a Glenn Tilbrook concert. First time here short walk from Metro (monk seaton) the auditorium was spacious the leg room was good and the acoustics was brill. Views are not an issue. The bar was not hard getting served staff are...More

Thank tonym28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous show in a great little theatre that accommodates one & all. Everything from booking tickets to pre drinks was excellent. Cost feel, but not cramped, good legroom in spacious seats. Snacks & ice cream available during interval. Was seated 3 rows from front, found...More

Thank Irene A
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

This is an excellent venue and the free parking is a bonus. This is the 2nd time I have been and I like how the staff are thorough when checking bags. This makes you feel a lot safer. Venue is always clean and the because...More

Thank loughmyster
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

When visiting the Play House to see a performance, I was shocked at the prices for the drinks, I thought they were very expensive. The venue is very clean even though there is a lot of people. I thought the staff were very friendly and...More

Thank RachaelStorey
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

A great venue - on site parking and very friendly staff. Took a detour to the Spanish City for chips before the show. Seats have great legroom and good views of the stage.

Thank Nicola E
Reviewed 28 August 2018

great place to go and see what you like staff are great and the bar staff nice and helpful easy to park outside always have great shows on for you to enjoy we love going there we go about every two of three time a...More

Thank davidwise162
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Fantastic! We had a great time! The seats are easy to access, comfortable, and front seats are still above the stage so your neck is not sore. The dancing and music is fun and engaging, singing is lovely. We hope for more shows like Rhythm...More

Thank Elle W
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Great acoustics, great seating, great A'' list acts. Tiny negative is getting there, always appears to be road works in the area and millions of roundabouts to negotiate before hitting a one way system around the theatre. worth allowing a bit more time for travel.

Thank seatoon
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Easy access idea place to watch tribute acts catch up with freinds good size seats great sounds well worth going they have lots on just look on there web site enjoy

Thank Paul G
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13 December 2017|
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Response from M9946HUclairep | Reviewed this property |
Hello There. The parking is free and unmonitored after 6pm. I hope this helps.