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What a great day out in Newcastle

The day started with a stop off in Hamilton for breakfast at a small cafe called Suspension... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Kerry T
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Wyong, Australia
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A beautiful old theatre

Take a trip back in time when you visit this beautiful theatre in the heart of Newcastle. We were... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
920cynthiai
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Cranbourne West
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5 Sep 2018
“What a great day out in Newcastle”
27 Aug 2018
“A beautiful old theatre”
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Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

The theatre itself is pretty though small. Parking is a nightmare. Staff have no organisation skills which spoil the experience right away. If the staff smiled it would be nice.

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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

The day started with a stop off in Hamilton for breakfast at a small cafe called Suspension Espresso - a delicious toasted sandwich, a bacon and egg burger with 2 large flat whites to go with it - and then a quick look around the...More

Thank Kerry T
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Take a trip back in time when you visit this beautiful theatre in the heart of Newcastle. We were there with other likeminded youth for the Music Theatre International weekend.

Thank 920cynthiai
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

If you love the theatre and old world charm you must visit when coming to Newcastle. Don’t let the outside fool you as once you are inside the theatre is truly beautiful.

Thank Colmich
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Watched Les Mis with friends. The theatre didn't look much on the outside but inside the theatre was something different. It's not that big but the decoration is something the theatre goers would also appreciate aside from the performances. Looking forward to watching more shows...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Wow it's been years since I have been to this theatre and had forgotten how beautiful it is! We saw a production of Le Mis with family & thoroughly enjoyed it. It is well worth seeing this theatre 🎭 & checking out the Brasserie &...More

Thank CathieM959
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

By far my favourite place to go to. Whether it a play or a concert, I am never left disappointed with such a great atmosphere and stunning building quirks!

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Reviewed 24 June 2017

A lovely theatre with plenty of atmosphere. We took friends to the St Phillips school presentation of Mary Poppins. This was an extraordinary performance by the pupils of St Phillips. A very professional presentation and thoroughly entertaining. Well done school.

Thank Gunnerdo
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Visited The Civic Theatre on Saturday night for a performance by Ahn Do. The Theatre was beautiful, full of old world character, the staff were efficient and everything was excellent. The seating was similar to a movie theatre so if one had to go alone...More

Thank rhodesiabc
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

The Civic impressed us with its over-the-top 1920's architecture in Spanish Baroque style. Super spacious and comfortable. We were entertained by the play 'Jasper Jones' Fun evening at one of the states grand theatres.

Thank alipoppa
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