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Little Theatre

St. Marks Road | Meadfoot, Torquay TQ1 2EL, England
+44 1803 299330
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Excellent production

I saw a "bedfull of foreigners" and laughed and laughed. Great acting by all actors. Brilliant... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Dreaming of Treading the Boards

I am a regular visitor to the Little Theatre, a venue for an enthusiastic team of people who love... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
margaret k
Exeter, United Kingdom
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TOADS Theatre Company - Torbay's premier drama venue! Welcome to TOADS Theatre Company in Torquay. Winner of the South Devon Drama Federation awards for: Best Supporting Actor 2014 for "Double Cut" Best Supporting Actress 2013 for "Time Was" Best Production 2012 and Best Actor 2012 for "Death of a Salesman" The Little Theatre promises to be a great night out with something to entertain everyone, from well-known classics, thrillers and comedies to ground-breaking works which offer challenges to audiences and performers alike. Have we got you interested? Then drop in and visit us! We look forward to seeing you.
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“old church” (7 reviews)
St. Marks Road | Meadfoot, Torquay TQ1 2EL, England
+44 1803 299330
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I saw a "bedfull of foreigners" and laughed and laughed. Great acting by all actors. Brilliant storyline, and very very funny. I enjoyed it so much and can not wait to see more at this wonderful little theatre. Never disappoints.

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

I am a regular visitor to the Little Theatre, a venue for an enthusiastic team of people who love all things theatrical. This week was the bedroom farce, A Bedfull of Foreigners. It was well cast and built up well after a slow start. Nearly...More

1  Thank margaret k
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We have been visiting this theatre for several years and always enjoy the performances. It is in a converted church but very well done with comfortable seating, a bar and a cafe. Staff are always friendly and the varied performances of plays, comedies, musicals are...More

1  Thank Mike B
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

A fantastic comedy that was very entertaining , very professional with perfect comedy timing and great casting of performers . An intimate little venue providing comfortable seating with the beautiful setting of the old church features . Had a brilliant night with lots of laughter...More

3  Thank Dot O
Reviewed 27 May 2017

I saw "Death In High Heels" and "Flat Spin" recently and really enjoyed both. The actors were amazing and the stories intriguing and engrossing. I have seen many previous plays at the Little Theatre and love the theatre and the excellent service of the front...More

Thank preston024
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

A truly magnificent production of A Christmas Carol. Once again TOADS has provided us with the highlight of our stay in Torquay. I can't praise this Theatre Company highly enough. A magical evening.

1  Thank hesacat
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This theatre puts on around 10 shows each year with each show lasting between 7 and 14 days. All the performers are amateurs yet you wouldn't think so. Its one of the best values for money for theatre in the area. There are plenty of...More

1  Thank Vennwood
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We were so excited to see that a production of A Murder Is Announced was being performed during our stay in Torquay. We're massive Agatha Christie fans and we weren't disappointed. They evoked the perfect atmosphere and gave us a brilliant evening of entertainment. We...More

1  Thank hesacat
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

We visited this theatre with a group of friends to see the Alan Ayckbourb play 'Role Play'. The acoustics weren't great and the female lead was weak, so we do not feel tempted to return to this theatre. We have enjoyed both amateur and professional...More

Thank Wendy F
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

There is nothing limited about the ambition nor the standard achieved by the company of actors and backstage staff, all unpaid, who are part of the Little Theatre in Torquay. On Thursday night, I went with my two siblings to see Alan Ayckbourn's "Role Play"....More

1  Thank LaurieBidwell
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8 January 2017|
Response from Katyed | Property representative |
Hi. Our 2017 season hasn't been announced yet but we often tie in with the Agatha Christie Festival held in Today in September.
Mary H
3 January 2017|
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Response from Katyed | Property representative |
Hi. Thanks for your interest. The current season only goes up until the end of June. We normally have a two week production over the summer which falls approximately at the beginning of August.
Denise B
13 November 2016|
Response from Katyed | Property representative |
A Fairy Tale for Christmas. Author Chrissie Manny talking about her book based on theatre along with guests from our own theatre who influenced the story.