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The Playhouse

High Street, Weston super Mare BS23 1HP, England
+44 1934 645544
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Great little theatre

Great theatre and it gets a lot of top comedians trying out their shows before they tour for a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
lawinterson
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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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Illegal Eagles show

Brilliant night with a great atmosphere . The playhouse have introduced a great Idea where you can... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Steve M
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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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Located in the centre of Weston-super-Mare the Playhouse is a friendly and welcoming 664-seat theatre which offers a lively and diverse programme of events including music, drama, comedy, dance, musicals, film, children's shows and pantomime. The Playhouse Theatre is available for hire for both community and professional shows and as a venue for conferences, meetings and corporate events. In addition to the main auditorium the theatres facilities include a licensed bar, meeting and rehearsal spaces and full disabled access. Our dedicated and professional staff are used to working with all visiting companies and hirers to ensure a successful event while our welcoming and caring front of house team ensure patrons an enjoyable entertainment experience. The Playhouse Theatre is managed by Parkwood Theatres working in partnership with North Somerset Council.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“local theatre” (13 reviews)
“lovely theatre” (12 reviews)
“box office” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
High Street, Weston super Mare BS23 1HP, England
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+44 1934 645544
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"local theatre"
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"lovely theatre"
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"box office"
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"blood brothers"
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"comfy seats"
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"beauty and the beast"
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"excellent shows"
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"small theatre"
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"jane mcdonald"
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"wheelchair spaces"
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"christmas panto"
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"audience participation"
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"very enjoyable evening"
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"matinee performance"
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"brilliant cast"
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"singing and dancing"
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"professional shows"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great theatre and it gets a lot of top comedians trying out their shows before they tour for a fraction of the price . I paid £30 to see Alan Carr ! Drink are slightly higher £ but you can take them to your seat...More

Thank lawinterson
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Brilliant night with a great atmosphere . The playhouse have introduced a great Idea where you can pre book and pay for your interval drinks when you arrive , they are waiting for you so you do not have to beat the crowd during the...More

Thank Steve M
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A good venue with comfortable seats and helpful and friendly staff makes a visit to the Playhouse always a pleasure. You are never too far from the stage and most seats have a good view. Apart from the rather dated exterior, there is nothing much...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

A lovely theatre half the price of big city theatres plenty of choice and great views from all seats

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Reviewed 4 days ago

A very enjoyable eveningseeing and hearing a group that I have followed for years. It has been a regret that I never had the chance to see the original live.

Thank Aberh0nddu
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great little venue, good views, reasonable ticket prices, small queues for drinks. In the rough end of W-S-Mare unfortunately.

Thank Martin B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a very affordable, comfortable and big local Theatre, we had a great view, and the staff were very welcoming. The sound was brilliant too. Will go again when we see something worth watching.

Thank mercedesholcroft
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

My husband & I book seats at Weston Playhouse on a regular basis & have never been disappointed in any of the concerts we have been to. Last Saturday (12th May 2018) we enjoyed a concert by the New Amen Corner, with special guest Mike...More

Thank Sandra N
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

We had the loveliest of evenings! Wonderful ballet, happy daughter and lots of memories. The staff are always helpful and cheerful and it’s always a lovely treat to visit. Bravo, Playhouse 😊

Thank Themainfan
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

Good to see a place the size of Weston with a decent sized theatre and full - this does have lots of one offs and seats are decent and did have a good view I do not go here often enough (I am local ish)...More

Thank Ann L
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stallion2
31 December 2016|
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Response from Deborah M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have only just seen your question. From my experience all seats have a good view. Hope you have or had a good evening
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suetheholly
13 October 2016|
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Response from EdieM232 | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure what the prices are for the Panto this year. You can reach the box office at 01934 645544 during regular business hours. Hope this helps.
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