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The Athenaeum Centre

18-20 High Street, Warminster BA12 9AE, England
+44 1985 213891
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Friendly and welcoming

We attended Graham Harvey's charming play "No Finer Life" and were really impressed with the... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Winchester, United Kingdom
Run entirely by volunteers

This venue is run entirely by volunteers so that in itself makes it worth supporting They are... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
David W
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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  • Average4%
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18-20 High Street, Warminster BA12 9AE, England
+44 1985 213891
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Reviews (25)
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

We attended Graham Harvey's charming play "No Finer Life" and were really impressed with the theatre. Volunteer staff were delightful and when I expressed mild disappointment that fizzy lager was the only beer on offer, they went out to the shops and got some real...More

Thank Coalchucker
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This venue is run entirely by volunteers so that in itself makes it worth supporting They are doing a good job of restoring the building and expanding it And have an expending programme of events Hopefully it will continue to improve and become the heart...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 15 June 2016

We been to many great shows here. Also as we don't have a cinema in town they have a cinema club and show up-to-date films

Thank James P
Reviewed 9 February 2016

My family and I have enjoyed attending a number of shows here over the last year, always fun and entertaining, including a pantomime, my first in my 67 years and I was lucky enough to have all my children and grandchildren there as well. There...More

Thank demodave1
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Visited the athenaeum for the first time on 17 September to watch the wizard of oz and we was really impressed with the building and of the show. Beautiful old building which has been restored with much care the staff all volunteers were really helpful...More

Thank terry t
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We have visited the Athenaeum several times now, mostly for theatrical shows and sometimes for music. It is a wonderfully kept old theatre, small enough to be personal but big enough to get the full 'theatre experience'. It is very well run by the team...More

Thank Shaun-John-298
Reviewed 5 July 2015

We were visiting Warminster for a romantic week-end away, and on impulse decided to see their Review of various musicals. Very comfortable theatre staffed by wonderful volunteers who have kept it beautifully. The show was mainly teenagers part of a group to encourage participation from...More

Thank Lamb44
Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

My partner and I came here with my parents for the Two Plays and a Pudding night. The theatre was very well restored, easy to navigate and friendly staff (and great home made puddings/cakes!). Would visit again.

Thank LucyBS
Reviewed 22 November 2014

Being part of one of thd amateur drsmatics groups hereI have been in shows here as well as watched many others. It's a fabulous victorian theatre with lovely atmosphere and lo Ely facilities particularly as the dressing rooms have recently been refurbished. When the athenaeum...More

Thank cdalton13
Reviewed 15 November 2014

We love this perfect little theatre with all the work the volunteers have so daringly lavished. The fundraising they have achieved to redo foyer,and bar as well as Gallery is fantastic as an achievement. AsOne Theatre Company regularly brings new theatre pieces to this receiving...More

Thank Jane M
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