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Had a thoroughly enjoyable experience at Laneway Theatre over the weekend seeing Spellbinder. I... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Lainie C
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My friend Tony and I went to a show at the Laneway theatre and we had such a great evening of... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
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The Laneway Theatre is Australia's only purpose built Close Up Magic venue. Seating 32 in pure luxury it stages intimate performances of world class magic.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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U 3 114 Bent St, Northcote, Victoria 3070, Australia
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+61 3 9486 4445
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Had a thoroughly enjoyable experience at Laneway Theatre over the weekend seeing Spellbinder. I took my parents, and we all loved our visit. A very friendly welcome, an exciting entrance to the space, super comfy seating...all in this purpose built magic home-theatre. Tim Ellis puts...More

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Tim E, Owner at The Laneway Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Thanks so much, it was our pleasure to welcome you and your parents and we hope to see you back again very soon.

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

My friend Tony and I went to a show at the Laneway theatre and we had such a great evening of entertainment. Tim Ellis was the perfect host and the show was sensational, I was surprised again and again with Tim's masterful display of Mind...More

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Tim E, Owner at The Laneway Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

We loved having you both her and look forward to welcoming you back for our new shows very soon!

Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

What a gem! Tim Ellis is a renowned magician and having seen him previously on the big stage, I was intrigued by an ad for his Laneway Theatre. We went along on 14 April with 7 friends and can’t wait to do it again. Recommended...More

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Tim E, Owner at The Laneway Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

We were so glad to host you and can't wait to see you again. We just had Sleight Night here tonight - a monthly show with different magicians every time - and we have some very special international guests appearing during the Melbourne Magic Festival...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I attended Tim's Spellbinder show on Sat night 7/4/18 & it was fantastic. I was lucky enough to be selected to sit at the front with him & interact with him in the various magic/illusions he did. Tim was amazing, a very talented & humble...More

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Tim E, Owner at The Laneway Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

So lovely to have you in the Laneway Theatre. I hope you can join us again for Sleight Night or one of our Melbourne Magic Festival special events

Reviewed 22 February 2018

Hidden behind an old and apparently haunted shoe factory on a major road in Northcote The Laneway Theatre is an entirely accessible yet secret little purpose-built venue specifically designed to present magic acts. Entirely comfortable the 32 seats allegedly liberated from a nearby cinema also...More

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Tim E, Owner at The Laneway Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Glad you enjoyed your evening and we hope to see you back for many more shows :)

Reviewed 18 January 2018

My wife brought me there as a surprise for my birthday and we loved it! The venue is intimate and the host is great! Four very skilled magicians performed awesome close-up acts as part of their monthly "Sleight Night". We'll definitely be back! With good...More

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Tim E, Owner at The Laneway Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed the show and hope to see you back again very, very soon.

Reviewed 16 October 2017

A most entertaining evening full of lots of wow moments! We went with friends and everyone was most impressed. The one hour show passed in a flash. Would definitely attend another show in the future.

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Tim E, Owner at The Laneway Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

So glad you could make it and we look forward to your next visit :)

Reviewed 10 October 2017

Went to the Laneway Theatre last Saturday night. Easy to find and great entrance. only 32 seats so very intimate. Tim is a consumate professional and gets lots of crowd interaction. Fantastic magic tricks which leave you in awe of his ability. Suitable for all...More

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Tim E, Owner at The Laneway Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thanks so much for your kind words. I'm currently developing my new show ready for its debut on March 15. I hope you'll come a check it out :)

Reviewed 1 October 2017

I saw the opening night of Pure Magic at The Laneway Theatre. It is a wonderfully unique space with a charming (and talented host) There are only 32 seats in the room so there's no bad seats.

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Tim E, Owner at The Laneway Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

So glad you could make it! We hope to see you again soon at one of our other shows.

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