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Loads of good entertainment

What an awesome show, very interactive and amusing. Would highly recommend it to anyone after a... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
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Loved it!

We were delighted to watch the last show of the season at the playhouse Bangkok on the 16th of... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
Pattaya, Thailand
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Live cabaret, illusionist and lady boy shows in Bangkok Featuring beautiful Thai dancers and stunning, stage designs that create scenes from around the world. It is a non-stop roller coaster of entertainment that ranges through classical ballet...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
481, Yaowarat Road | Shanghai Mansion Bangkok 6FL, Khwaeng Samphanthawong, Khet Samphanthawong, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon, Bangkok 10100, Thailand
Chinatown / Yaowarat
+66 2 221 2140
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 13 March 2013

Some people on here have complained that its not like Vegas and while I absolutely agree, you're also not paying $100/ticket. The cost here is about $40USD/ticket to see about 20 performers (~10 men and ~10 lady boys) for about 1.5 hours. These lovely ladies...More

8  Thank Sarah C
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 23 June 2013

We came here because we read the reviews on tripadvisor. We regreted so much! This is far from being a cabaret, is a wannabe cabaret! These people have no sense of direction which way they want their show to be! The show consists too many...More

8  Thank Alan B
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

What an awesome show, very interactive and amusing. Would highly recommend it to anyone after a good laugh. The attention to detail was a big plus for me! Don’t think twice about visiting when you are in Bangkok.

1  Thank DaveW4116
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We were delighted to watch the last show of the season at the playhouse Bangkok on the 16th of March. What a stunning performance, as always. Thanks to all the lovely staff and performers for an amazing evening of entertainment. Highly recommended to all.

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

I have read some of the complaints about the show. One doesn't even get the name of the hotel correct, not even a similar name, another was shocked that it was a Ladyboy show. We had no doubt that the performers were Ladyboys, part of...More

Thank ChrisandMick60
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We went to this show, with higher expectations based on the reviews. Despite that, we were indeed entertained, and the price of the tickets were very fair. It was definitely a unique experience, and suitable for all ages. As mentioned in other reviews, all seats...More

2  Thank JulesReviews
Reviewed 24 February 2018

This really is a badly managed Lip Sync show. The entertainers are bored & out of time. Seating is all one level, same heighth of performers & not tiered. My first time in Thailand & if this is the standard of shows presented I will...More

Thank mcumberland
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

My brother and his family were visiting Thailand for the first time and I suggested we see a ladyboy show as one of the many iconic things to do in Thailand. The Playhouse had good reviews and so I booked. Well we were certainly not...More

1  Thank nic1954
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Brought some visiting friends to see the show. First time for me at this venue. Was not my first choice but with the limited time and availability I booked the tickets. If you have been to the other better known shows like Tiffany’s at Pattaya...More

1  Thank KennyLim0416
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

The show was spectacular, a good variety of performances and a chance to meet the stars at the end and get a photo (free of charge unlike a lot of other ladyboy shows). Each performer was fantastic and super enthusiastic despite there not being a...More

Thank MoonByrne
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

This was the coolest thing we did in Bangkok by far. The performers were 100 percent invested. Costumes a feast for the eyes. Delightful.

Thank sofia s
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

I was blown away! This show is amazing, I would’ve paid double to see it!! This is actually more of a variety-style cabaret show, amazing dancing, singing, a full-blown magic show performance, plus pictures with the girls and guys at the end if you want....More

Thank Kbirdy83
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Chinatown / Yaowarat
Better known as 'Yaowarat' among locals, Chinatown is
Bangkok's bustling district that never sleeps. During
the day, the main street and its small alleyways are
filled with a vibrant mix of colours, scents and
flavours coming from the roadside restaurants and
all-day markets. The real action, however, happens
after sunset. Surrounded by neon lights, Thais and
tourists alike flock here around dinnertime to feast
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19 September 2018|
Response from ChrisandMick60 | Reviewed this property |
As the theatre is located on the top floor of the Shanghai Mansion Hotel, I suggest that you contact the hotel direct to ask this question. Hope that you get to see the show. It's great.
Cika R
15 January 2018|
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Response from Peach P | Property representative |
Yes,You can take a picture with the performer.
Matea M
10 January 2018|
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Response from Jo H | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. Very casual friendly feeling.