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Playhouse Theatre Whitstable

104 High Street, Whitstable CT5 1AZ, England
+44 1227 272042
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Been many times over the years and never disappointed. It's a great venue with an excellent bar... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
SimeyWimey
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Whitstable, United Kingdom
Brilliant night out at the Musical Hall

Went to see a Musical Hall event with my parents. Super fun. Staff really friendly. A lovely little... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
Nessy2014
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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Whitstable is very fortunate to have its own theatre, The Playhouse, which is owned and managed by The Lindley Players Limited.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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104 High Street, Whitstable CT5 1AZ, England
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+44 1227 272042
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"like stepping back in time"
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"bars and restaurants"
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Been many times over the years and never disappointed. It's a great venue with an excellent bar, and really great staff. We saw the committed to the blues brothers performance most recently, but we've seen plays, Panto, concerts, whatever it is you're guaranteed great seats,...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Went to see a Musical Hall event with my parents. Super fun. Staff really friendly. A lovely little theatre. We sat in the stalls and the access was a bit tricky for my parents. There are a lot of stairs to navigate to the upper...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Lovely local theatre - well loved and well used, as it should be! Good programme of events and a welcome addition has been the live screening performances.

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Lovely little theatre, and near a car park! Very varied program of shows/events.I have been a friend for years, even though we live in London. A visit can round off a day in Whitstable.

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Going to the playhouse is like stepping back in time. It doesn't matter where you sit you well always have a good view.

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

I travel to whitstable from medway because this place is such a huge gem. It’s in a wonderful town with lots of different bars and restaurants,good travel connections and the actual building is totally fab, decent size stage, comfortable seating, (&relatively roomy & Im a...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

I have been to many Plays by the Lindley Players and they have all been excellent. The pantomime is also very good. When so much goes on in Canterbury, Whitstable is indeed lucky to have this theatre.

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

my daughter held her dance show here, staff were fantastic, very enjoyable experience. the dressing rooms have been updated which makes it fun to be there.

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Excellent acting and very enjoyable. The theatre is beautiful, the staff very friendly and helpful. A great way to spend an evening.

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Absolutely first class Much work an enthusiasm goes into each production Long may you continue Don’t just walk past this theatre, go inside and book a ticket

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Sheilasharpe
8 July 2015|
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Response from RichAdams | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your message. Unfortunately we have no shows on during August. If you google Canterbury Events there are a number of websites which detail events in and around Whitstable, if this is of any help to you.
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