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Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre

Grosvenor Park | Vicars Lane, Chester CH1 1QQ, England
+44 1244 409113
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A midsummer night dream

I had a great experience. The open air theatre is very nice. The show was great and the performers... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2018
francescaitaly2018
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Excellent productions as always

Saw A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Julius Caesar as part of this summer’s Grosvenor Park season. The... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Chester_UKCitykid
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Chester, UK
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Grosvenor Park | Vicars Lane, Chester CH1 1QQ, England
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

I had a great experience. The open air theatre is very nice. The show was great and the performers excellent.

1  Thank francescaitaly2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Saw A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Julius Caesar as part of this summer’s Grosvenor Park season. The opens air productions are a highlight of summer in Chester. Wonderful, friendly and relaxing atmosphere, excellent productions and performances, helpful staff. If you’ve not experienced this yet I...More

Thank Chester_UKCitykid
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

I watched A Midsummer night's dream with a friend and her 9 year old daughter. This was the first time any of us had been to a performance there. The acting was really good, everyone in the audience got involved. We booked picnic seats which...More

1  Thank Suzanne O
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

We saw Julius Caesar. Everything about the play was professional and expertly done. Waiting to go in was part of the experience with everyone talking to each other. This continued inside. I have never known total strangers be so friendly and accommodating. We took our...More

Thank walt1_10
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

I visited the Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre for a performance of A Midsummer Night's Dream with my wife and two friends and what an amazing evening we enjoyed. The atmosphere was brilliant with not a spare seat. The performance was amazing, the direction superb...More

Thank Kevin H
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

Every year I book tickets for the open air theatre as a magical moment of the summer. I plan the picnic, select a group of friends and watch the weather hourly (so far lucky). I arrive on the dot to soak in the atmosphere and...More

Thank JoelHLondon
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We went to an evening performance of Julius Caesar, took a picnic and raincoats. It was a brilliant performance in the round, easy to see and hear and great effects. It's a very relaxed setting and such a different experience to sitting indoors in a...More

Thank TinkMorpeth
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

As always an amazing theatrical experience. I have seen every outdoor production for the last 4 years and am doing so this year too. My only concern is the price of the seats. Premium price seats have been introduced so I treated myself and a...More

Thank millertower
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I decided to go to Grovner Open Air Theatre to see Julius Caesar alone. It was my first time attending the Open Air Theatre or indeed any open air theatre but I'm glad I did. The atmosphere is magical, the level of theatre is outstanding...More

Thank James W
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

A truly entertaining performance in a wonderful outdoor theatre, even the downpour towards the end could not dampen the enthusiasm of the performers or the audience. If you are in Chester and you like theatre then a visit to Grosvenor Park should be on your...More

Thank judilemsip
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Suzzie15
13 September 2015|
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Response from CPerforms | Property representative |
The theatre season runs through July and August only. Full programme and dates available on the theatre's website.
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kathy5552015
8 September 2015|
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Response from CPerforms | Property representative |
The main entrance to the park is on Vicar's Lane. It's a pedestrian entrance only but the NCP Pepper Street is very close by. There are a number of hotels in Chester City Centre that are all close enough to walk to the park.
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