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Theatre Royal Magic Lantern Backstage Tour

Theatre Square, Nottingham NG1 5ND, England
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Absolutely stunning

The theatre itself is a masterpiece of architecture, a stunning building to behold. This is made... read more

Reviewed February 9, 2018
Kat T
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Excellent - well worth doing

Ezekial Bone (an actor in character) conducted this 90minute/2hour tour. He was very entertaining... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2018
PamNottingham_UK
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Nottingham, UK
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Multi award-winning Ezekial Bone plays 'Everyman', the Spirit of the Theatre, on this unique Backstage Tour of the magnificent Theatre Royal. Stand on the stage and see behind the scenes! Learn about its fascinating history as you are transported from the Opening Night in 1865, to the modern world of entertainment today in the Royal Concert Hall. Be part of the magic!
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Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

The theatre itself is a masterpiece of architecture, a stunning building to behold. This is made even more incredible by the knowledge that pours from Ade. He completely draws you in, two hours fly by as you tour the labrinth of corridors together. Would highly...More

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Reviewed February 3, 2018

Ezekial Bone (an actor in character) conducted this 90minute/2hour tour. He was very entertaining and the tour was educational and amusing. Also extremely good value for money at £8 per person. I would highly recommend it. Suitable for adults and children from about age 10....More

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Reviewed November 12, 2017

I expected this tour to be interesting and informative, but it was much more. Our guide, Ezekial Bone, was knowledgeable and passionate about the theatre and it's history. He took us not only backstage, but also onto the stage to let us see what the...More

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Reviewed October 27, 2017

Just taken my 10 year old grandson on the Magic Lantern Family Backstage Tour of Theatre Royal, Nottingham. It was very interesting, and entertainingly presented by a real thespian. At only £3.50 per ticket for a full hour tour, it was excellent value for money...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2017

I booked this thinking it would be interesting but it far exceeded my expectations. It was very informative and delivered in a totally engaging way with humour by a good looking actor . Would certainly recommend doing the tour

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Reviewed June 4, 2017

Excellent, funny and informative - really recommended it ! :) even got to see the royal concert hall as well

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Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Brilliant, entertaining and informative. Great fun. Really glad I booked it even though I had to wait months for the first available date. Will do the city tour.

Thank Stella F
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Reviewed May 29, 2017

This tour was much more than I anticipated. Very informative and presented in a great way. The only element that became a little by the end of the tour, and I mean a little, irritating was the excellent guide's constant hand clapping and finger clicking!

Thank Liz H
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Reviewed May 28, 2017

As an avid theatre goer this was the ideal birthday present for me - & it didn't disappoint. We were given a very informative history of the Theatre Royal & the role that the theatre has played in Nottingham's history. We were taken back stage...More

Thank Christine B
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Reviewed November 30, 2016

Maddie (8) and I joined the tour last Saturday and had a fabulous time. Ezekial Bone engaged with Maddie and she told me later she loved him! It was so interesting both seeing behind the stage and listening to the history of the theatre which...More

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