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went to empire last night to see 'money for nothing' dire straits tribute band. absolutely... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
ann a
Durham, United Kingdom

My wife, daughter and 2 granddaughters were at the empire theatre on the 10 May 2018. They are... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
Durham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

went to empire last night to see 'money for nothing' dire straits tribute band. absolutely fantastic! if you like dire straits go and see at your earliest opportunity. brothers in arms gave me goosebumps as did local hero. everyone on the stage from the keyboards...More

Thank ann a
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Nice theatre but the seats are too low . If someone sits in front you cant see very well. Not much leg room if you have long legs either.

Thank Malcolm W
Reviewed 12 May 2018

My wife, daughter and 2 granddaughters were at the empire theatre on the 10 May 2018. They are raving about the show , I am told the RSC have really outdone them shelves for this show. Miss Trunchbowl's performance was fantastic, The very young girl's...More

Thank roncurry
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Went to see 50 shades of freed Arrived last night at 6.25pm as said it opens at 6.30 to be stud out in the cold till 7pm when thay open the door.thay seen us stud thay. Loved the film just ashame that had a group...More

Thank nicky1986
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Have been here before for theatre shows and more recently recently for films at treats for my son and his friends. Prefer larger theatre but this does the job for people living with easy travelling distance. I am not impressed with the inability to reserve...More

Thank Sam C
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I love live music and going to see artists is a favourite pastime of mine. Very rarely do I go and see tribute acts, but I’m so pleased I did. This must be one of the best tribute acts around. They had the audience in...More

Thank Pamela T
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Panto was fab! Will definitely be going again next year! Would recommend to anyone! Great restaurants in the area also to dine before or after.

Thank Wilso1498
Reviewed 3 January 2018

It is time you did something with your publicity and website. Your publicity said that My Little Pony was to be shown on Tuesday 2nd January. We made the trip to Consett only to find out that it didn't start until Wednesday 3rd. We made...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

My family and I had such a great time at last years panto we just had to book up again this year, we had a great night and were not disappointed!! The night was made even more special by a member of staff. My husband...More

Thank Kissy W
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Was showing a film no longer on in bigger cinemas. Cheap tickets. Seats not the best, but managed for the two hours. The 'No entry' on to the entrance to the theatre was odd

Thank Francis R
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So sorry for late reply. Im not used to trip advisor yet. Didn't know about this messaging bit. I don't know the answer to your question. Think you should phone them direct on the 01207 number... Sam
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