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great venue lots of character

we booked premium seat cinema tickets ahead of our holiday. Venue great, lots of character, nice... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
545wendy
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Lancashire, United Kingdom
Loved the play

Spent 2 nights in Alnwick and learned there was a play on the same weekend we were there, so we... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
Katrina W
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Saint John, Canada
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

we booked premium seat cinema tickets ahead of our holiday. Venue great, lots of character, nice small bar. seating comfy. We will certainly visit again for cinema or theatre when next staying nearby. good value and great evening out.

Thank 545wendy
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Spent 2 nights in Alnwick and learned there was a play on the same weekend we were there, so we booked tickets well in advance. Glad we did too, cause there isn’t much else goes on on a Saturday evening in Alnwick. We had excellent...More

1  Thank Katrina W
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Went to see a concert at the Alnwick Playhouse, venue lovely but the enjoyment of the concert spoilt by one authoritative member of staff, describing herself as the front of house, it took the enjoyment out of the concert for a large number of people...More

2  Thank DPENNE8
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Went to see Dads Army show. It was brilliant, two blokes playing 25 roles, absolutely unbelievable, it was spell bounding. Again the staff at the playhouse, were brilliant from the ticket office, bar, and ushers. Thank you for a wonderful night out.

2  Thank SueMahoney
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Pleasant theatre surroundings, friendly staff, and well maintained. Went to see A Feast of Fiddles on stage and it was great. Big enough for a good size audience to add character, small enough that there's some connection with the performers. Good bar facilities.

1  Thank lawdylawdy
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Took our two young daughters and their friend to the Xmas pantomime Beauty and the beast. It was our first visit and had heard so many good things, and got to say everything what people were saying was spot on. We all loved it laughed...More

Thank LyndseyMc17
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I recently went to see a movie here. Great film, good screen, great sound based on these things I would have given 5 stars. Sadly I've only given 2. The reason being the seats are the most uncomfortable iv ever sat on....More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 17 July 2017

A few years ago I saw Miriam Margoyles live in Dickens Women. Had a wonderful evening and loved the whole experience. A few weeks ago I went to see a screening from the British Museum about Hokusai and although the film was excellent I was...More

Thank Vee W
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Booked online with no booking fee and picked up the tickets at the lobby. Lovely bar upstairs for a pre-screening drinks although you can take your drink into the screening. The only thing that stops it getting 5 stars in that there were a few...More

Thank dickyevans
Reviewed 21 June 2017

As a group of friends we recently visited this venue again, it improves every time! They have a lovely coffee shop with a good selection of refreshments, staff are attentive & the bar supplies an ideal selection of drinks & snacks. The theatre itself caters...More

1  Thank Vebird
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