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Salisbury Playhouse

2 Malthouse Lane, Salisbury SP2 7RA, England
+44 1722 320333
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Great playhouse

Went to see a play here midweek. Quite quiet. Convenient parking nearby. Nice playhouse. Friendly... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Alexandra M
,
Warminster, United Kingdom
via mobile
Uninspiring

Uninspiring, modern building, interior and theatre itself - 'Betrayal' also uninspiring I'm afraid... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ianandjane00
,
Fareham, United Kingdom
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Salisbury Playhouse is one of Britain's leading producing theatres and a registered arts & educational charity. It has a national reputation for home-grown work of the highest quality that attracts audiences from across Wiltshire, Hampshire, Dorset and beyond. It is part of Arts Council England's National Portfolio of Organisations (NPO) and also receives regular funding from Wiltshire Council and Salisbury City Council. The building comprises the 517-seat Main House, the 149-seat Salberg, a purpose-built Rehearsal Room and Community & Education Space. There is also an on-site scenery workshop, wardrobe and props store. In addition to producing our own productions and welcoming the UK's leading touring companies, the extensive Take Part programme engages with more than 14,000 people of all ages each year through a of wide range of creative learning, schools, community and youth theatre activities. We also have a cafe and bar open Mon - Fri from 9.30Am - 5.30Pm.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2 Malthouse Lane, Salisbury SP2 7RA, England
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+44 1722 320333
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went to see a play here midweek. Quite quiet. Convenient parking nearby. Nice playhouse. Friendly staff. Will go again.

Thank Alexandra M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Uninspiring, modern building, interior and theatre itself - 'Betrayal' also uninspiring I'm afraid .........

Thank ianandjane00
Reviewed 17 July 2017

My wife and I come to the playhouse when we have the chance. With a love of theatre I am hugely appreciative of the playhouse as it provides memorable entertainment for great value. The effort and time that goes into the shows that we have...More

Thank steveg1950
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Discovered the playhouse recently. Nice space. Friendly staff. Lots of seating spaces including a room with sofas and newspapers if you turn up early. Good gradient of seating so you don't get obstructed views from people in front of you. I would return.

Thank rotterdam0892
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Visited with friends it's a good place to spend quality time. Nice and clean place and huge parking.seats are really comfortable.

Thank Ravi S
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Attended the Playhouse to watch the last performance of "Before the Party". Excellent delivery of a fantastic script. Only disappointing aspect of the evening was very poor service at the interval bar. Only two members staff attempting to serve numerous patrons in the twenty minutes....More

Thank MoonLanding
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We go to see plays on a regular basis in this beautifully designed and comfortable setting. The entertainment is principally traditional plays in the main theatre complimented with a range sometimes more contemporary productions in the much smaller Salberg studio theatre. The box office and...More

Thank graham s
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

My partner and I often come to the playhouse when we have the chance. With an adoration for theatre I am hugely appreciative of the playhouse as it provides memorable entertainment for great value. The effort and time that goes into the shows that we...More

Thank andreashard10
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I go to this theatre several times each year. Most recently last week to see the Rory Bremner tour. Fantastically funny and enjoyable evening. This was in the main house which is well tiered with comfortable seats and also good facilities for disabled people -...More

Thank Fohn_13
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My daughters & friend went to see the Verdict at salisburyplayhouse it was one of the best plays we had seen for a long time seats were very old even thou we were satin Row q as we were late booking & there were not...More

Thank Linda B
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