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Brighton Open Air Theatre (B.O.A.T)

Dyke Road | Dyke Road Park, Hove BN3 6EH, England
+44 7802 299267
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fantastic

a great venue which was used well by the This Is My Theatre players for a Midsummers Night Dream... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mark G
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United Kingdom
Excellent drama with good natural acoustics

Walked in to see A mid-summer nights' dream. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We chose our... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dennis H
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good15%
  • Average0%
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Travellers talk about
“lovely venue” (3 reviews)
“great play” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Dyke Road | Dyke Road Park, Hove BN3 6EH, England
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+44 7802 299267
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a great venue which was used well by the This Is My Theatre players for a Midsummers Night Dream recently. bring a wrap and a picnic...

Thank Mark G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked in to see A mid-summer nights' dream. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We chose our place to sit then went to the adjacent café to get some take-away food. We got our drinks from the theatre bar, which gave a 50p reduction...More

1  Thank Dennis H
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Just had a great afternoons family entertainment at this lovely little venue watching the Adventures of Robin Hood. Cast were brilliant and even managed to keep 15 year old off his phone, as well as keeping 12 year old and 10 year old engrossed. You...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely amphitheatre style outdoor theatre. We came here to see a play during the Brighton fringe by the Bare-Faced Acting Company - it was excellent - watch out for them in the future! Bring a cushion, blanket and picnic. Fabulous atmosphere to enjoy outdoor theatre....More

Thank Pen C
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This theatre offers a wide and imaginative programme. The seating is reasonably comfortable, but some people like to bring cushions, as well as a picnic. Seating is unreserved, but I have always had a good view of each performance. The productions I've seen have been...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We saw oddsocks Romeo and Juliet performance with 3 boys and it was fab. Take a picnic and layers - it was a bit chilly ! But the production was very good and 10yr- 15 yr olds all enjoyed it despite them not expecting to!...More

Thank Charlotte C
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Thoroughly recommend this venue. We went to see the musical comedy trio " Going South" in August. Good acoustics and a great venue. We were "blown away" by the entertainment, the venue and the weather! Great evening entertainment and great volunteers. Top tip- Go prepared...More

Thank Lawrie52
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Well what a delight tonight's performance of Midsummer Nights Dream has been! Didn't know what to expect but it's been fantastic. All the actors put their heart and soul into the performance with fabulous hilarity shown throughout the whole performance. All I can say is...More

Thank Nicholas A
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Went to see Midsummer night's dream. Play was excellent and venue fantastic. Lovely atmosphere, everybody brings a picnic and a bottle. You will definately need a well padded cushion to sit on. Well worth a visit!.

Thank Karen D
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

A lovely venue for theatre and love performances. My husband and I visited to watch a play and were very pleasantly surprised by the well kept nature of the venue. The tiered Astro turf seating is comfy and spacious, we strongly advise taking food and...More

Thank creggwood
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Barbara H
30 June 2018|
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Sorry this reply is late, the info is all on the theatre website but the answer is 6pm
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