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A top quality location for excellent amateur theatre.

The building is buzzing with youth group s.There is a welcomingClub room and the standard of... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Fantastic theatre, fantastic acting

This small theatre has a great atmosphere for all ages and the acting performances are fantastic... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Alfie H
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A thriving theatre company in Welwyn Garden City, staging 10 full productions a year in a modern auditorium within a 17th century barn.
Barn Close, Welwyn Garden City AL8 6ST, England
+44 1707 324300
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

The building is buzzing with youth group s.There is a welcomingClub room and the standard of theatre is very high.I think this is an absolute gem and I cant recommend it enough.

Thank krisnpetem
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This small theatre has a great atmosphere for all ages and the acting performances are fantastic and again come for a wide range of ages as well as a wide range of ages of the actors performing

Thank Alfie H
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely small local theatre with some decent plays and good facilities. Great, reasonably priced costume and prop hire available too.

Thank amanda a
Reviewed 22 May 2018

I think this is my 4th year attending the drama festival at the barn. The seats are more comfortable these days and there is a great variety of plays. The adjudicator's comments are insightful and I also enjoy (unsuccessfully) trying to win the Waitrose Bubbly...More

Thank KevinRayment
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I have only recently started attending The Barn, but both productions have been very good. I have another one lined up for this Thursday. The costumes and sets are in keeping with the production and there are some talented actors. It is nice to have...More

Thank Mrs Linda B
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Great ambiance for a small theatre, so you feel involved. Bar and coffee/tea options. Friendly staff. The regular productions vary widely. Online booking system is easy. Will visit again

Thank Jane R
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic evening ...great performance ...i laughed till i cried... just wanted to all envolved ...another very enjoyable evening

Thank davidbonner
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Often they produce amateur theatre at its best. They have talented members with professional standards who stage some excellent productions.

Thank Digswell
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

A great play . Really enjoyed the talent displayed from the small cast . A great evenings entertainment was had by us . Well done all actors involved, brilliant

Thank Dean W
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I have been to see some very productions here. Why go to the west end when this is on your doorstep!! The theatre is always clean and the staff really friendly and helpful.

Thank TomRogers65
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