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Theatre Royal Magic Lantern Backstage Tour

Theatre Square, Nottingham NG1 5ND, England
+44 7941 210986
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Brilliant!

Have wanted to do this tour for a VERY long time, but never actually managed to do it, until... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NottinghamPanther
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Behind the scenes tour

Really informative tour, lots of interesting facts presented in a fun and entertaining way. Ezekiel... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hannah G
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Multi award-winning Ezekial Bone plays 'Everyman', the Spirit of the Theatre, on this unique Backstage Tour of the magnificent Theatre Royal. Stand on the stage and see behind the scenes! Learn about its fascinating history as you are transported from the Opening Night in 1865, to the modern world of entertainment today in the Royal Concert Hall. Be part of the magic!
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Theatre Square, Nottingham NG1 5ND, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have wanted to do this tour for a VERY long time, but never actually managed to do it, until Saturday 7th July. We actually got to do the tour for free, as part of our Royal Centre membership, which was really nice. Ezekiel Bone, what...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really informative tour, lots of interesting facts presented in a fun and entertaining way. Ezekiel Bone a brilliant character which you could really buy into. Amazing knowledge of the history of the theatre and obviously a love of local history. Well worth a visit and...More

Thank Hannah G
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We were treated to a visit for my Birthday present. Ezekiel Bone was our tour leader, and what a wonderful job he did. I would fully recommend the tour and Ezekiel Bone.

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Ezekiel Bone (an actor in character) conducted the tour describing the building and architecture of the original theatre through to the present. He was entertaining and had a wealth of knowledge that bought the social history to life and included a context of some of...More

Thank Carol H
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Went on a guided tour behind the scenes and learnt about the history of the theatre very much brought alive by Ezekiel Bone. Well worth a visit

Thank Linda C
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

We were taken around Nottingham's Theatre Royal by the resident ghost, Ezekiel Bone but it was anything but as dry as old bones!! Our ghost lead us around the theatre on a trip through time. We went from opening night to the 21st century during...More

Thank Jeanette S
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

The theatre itself is a masterpiece of architecture, a stunning building to behold. This is made even more incredible by the knowledge that pours from Ade. He completely draws you in, two hours fly by as you tour the labrinth of corridors together. Would highly...More

Thank Kat T
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

Ezekial Bone (an actor in character) conducted this 90minute/2hour tour. He was very entertaining and the tour was educational and amusing. Also extremely good value for money at £8 per person. I would highly recommend it. Suitable for adults and children from about age 10....More

Thank PamNottingham_UK
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

I expected this tour to be interesting and informative, but it was much more. Our guide, Ezekial Bone, was knowledgeable and passionate about the theatre and it's history. He took us not only backstage, but also onto the stage to let us see what the...More

Thank Amy H
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Just taken my 10 year old grandson on the Magic Lantern Family Backstage Tour of Theatre Royal, Nottingham. It was very interesting, and entertainingly presented by a real thespian. At only £3.50 per ticket for a full hour tour, it was excellent value for money...More

Thank Juliet W
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Really not sure, but we were told that photography was not allowed.
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