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Great experience!

Had a lovely time enjoying "Southwestern" this summer! , i visited Bristol for a week and attending... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jair S
Quirky and inventive....funny and poignant....GO SEE IT!

We all really enjoyed this show and urge you to catch it tonight! Very cleverly written and... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Mandy V
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Clevedon, United Kingdom
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Tobacco Factory Theatres produces and presents excellent art in unique, intimate spaces, including our Factory Theatre, off site in Bristol and in venues across the country.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a lovely time enjoying "Southwestern" this summer! , i visited Bristol for a week and attending the current display on a weekday night was the perfect plan.

Thank Jair S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hard to reconcile with any interpretation of Shakespeare. Been visiting for years and this is first disappointment.

Thank GarethC709
Reviewed 27 July 2018

We all really enjoyed this show and urge you to catch it tonight! Very cleverly written and superbly acted. Such a great and friendly environment, will try to catch all Wardrobe Ensemble productions at the Tobacco Factory.

Thank Mandy V
Reviewed 26 July 2018

I found the approach of the voice over annoying very quickly and did not think it added to the production at all. It stopped its continuity. Whilst most of the actors were very good, I found the story and script thin so they did not...More

Thank fredic
Reviewed 25 July 2018

My wife and I saw the Wardrobe Ensemble Perform "South Western" last night what a delight,very clever,full of energy and wit,wonderful acting,and fun. When Ann Parsley came riding in on that horse,I was in pain, hilarious. Its a fantastic night out,some of it out of...More

Thank Juliann5829
Naomi J, Marketing Officer at Tobacco Factory Theatres, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Hi Juliann, Many thanks for your kind words about "South Western". We're very glad to hear you and your wife had such a great time at the show last night. Hope to see you again soon! Best wishes, Naomi (Marketing)

Reviewed 25 July 2018

Saw the new 'South Western' by the Wardrobe Ensemble last night, it was hilarious! Laugh out loud comedy and innovative setting, even crowd participation. A real audience pleaser. Can't recommend enough!

Thank Martha Q
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Lucky enough to chance upon this theatre company in Salisbury performing Education. Saw South Western this weekend which was another fabulous show. If you like energetic, dramatic, unique, uber-clever, modern, easily accessible, brilliantly choreographed fun drama this is for you....I can't wait to see the...More

Thank emma397
Reviewed 22 July 2018

A fantastic show from this exciting young company. Original, funny and clever. See it if you possibly can.

Thank sianhmoody
Ben D, Marketing Officer at Tobacco Factory Theatres, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thank you for this. We're loving South Western and hope we can welcome you back soon. Best wishes, Ben (Marketing)

Reviewed 22 July 2018

South Western, last night, a super show staged cleverly and performed brilliantly. Self-mocking when it needs it, and shocking at moments. Funny throughout from th company that ‘Riot’ and ‘Education, Education, Education’. Seen ‘em all & this deserves to do really well. Thanks guys it...More

Thank Toby H
Ben D, Marketing Officer at Tobacco Factory Theatres, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Hi Toby, Thanks so much for your kind review. I'll pass your lovely words on to The Wardrobe Ensemble and our team here. All the best, Ben (Marketing)

Reviewed 21 July 2018

Saw the Wardrobe theatre 's latest show last night here- brilliant. Funny, captured the wild western and brought it to Lansend. With a twist. What a talented bunch. Great venue. Thali indian next door really good place to eat.

Thank Homerdean
Ben D, Marketing Officer at Tobacco Factory Theatres, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thank you for this! We're big fans of The Wardrobe Ensemble and it's great to have them with us with South Western. Hope that we can welcome you back again soon. Best wishes, Ben (Marketing)

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