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The Playhouse

High Street, Weston-super-Mare BS23 1HP, England
+44 1934 645544
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Great little theatre, can't fault it at all!

I've just got home from The Playhouse Theatre and thought I'd write a review as the facilities were... read more

Reviewed today
lornew40
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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Really enjoyed it....we go every year...even my teenage daughter still comes with us. Very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Faye G
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Located in the centre of Weston-super-Mare the Playhouse is a friendly and welcoming 664-seat theatre which offers a lively and diverse programme of events including music, drama, comedy, dance, musicals, film, children's shows and pantomime. The Playhouse Theatre is available for hire for both community and professional shows and as a venue for conferences, meetings and corporate events. In addition to the main auditorium the theatres facilities include a licensed bar, meeting and rehearsal spaces and full disabled access. Our dedicated and professional staff are used to working with all visiting companies and hirers to ensure a successful event while our welcoming and caring front of house team ensure patrons an enjoyable entertainment experience. The Playhouse Theatre is managed by Parkwood Theatres working in partnership with North Somerset Council.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lovely theatre” (13 reviews)
“local theatre” (13 reviews)
“box office” (6 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
High Street, Weston-super-Mare BS23 1HP, England
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+44 1934 645544
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"small theatre"
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"jane mcdonald"
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"christmas panto"
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"audience participation"
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Reviewed today

I've just got home from The Playhouse Theatre and thought I'd write a review as the facilities were so good. We saw Leo Sayer (who was exceptional!), and sat in the stalls, row M, seats 19 & 20; a very close and clear view of...More

Thank lornew40
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed it....we go every year...even my teenage daughter still comes with us. Very entertaining Love the way everyone gets involved

Thank Faye G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great theatre and it gets a lot of top comedians trying out their shows before they tour for a fraction of the price . I paid £30 to see Alan Carr ! Drink are slightly higher £ but you can take them to your seat...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brilliant night with a great atmosphere . The playhouse have introduced a great Idea where you can pre book and pay for your interval drinks when you arrive , they are waiting for you so you do not have to beat the crowd during the...More

Thank Steve M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good venue with comfortable seats and helpful and friendly staff makes a visit to the Playhouse always a pleasure. You are never too far from the stage and most seats have a good view. Apart from the rather dated exterior, there is nothing much...More

Thank Grant C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely theatre half the price of big city theatres plenty of choice and great views from all seats

Thank roberts3ux
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very enjoyable eveningseeing and hearing a group that I have followed for years. It has been a regret that I never had the chance to see the original live.

Thank Aberh0nddu
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Great little venue, good views, reasonable ticket prices, small queues for drinks. In the rough end of W-S-Mare unfortunately.

Thank Martin B
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

It's a very affordable, comfortable and big local Theatre, we had a great view, and the staff were very welcoming. The sound was brilliant too. Will go again when we see something worth watching.

Thank mercedesholcroft
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

My husband & I book seats at Weston Playhouse on a regular basis & have never been disappointed in any of the concerts we have been to. Last Saturday (12th May 2018) we enjoyed a concert by the New Amen Corner, with special guest Mike...More

Thank Sandra N
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stallion2
31 December 2016|
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Response from Deborah M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have only just seen your question. From my experience all seats have a good view. Hope you have or had a good evening
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suetheholly
13 October 2016|
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Response from EdieM232 | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure what the prices are for the Panto this year. You can reach the box office at 01934 645544 during regular business hours. Hope this helps.
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