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Cheltenham Playhouse

47-53 Bath Road | Cheltenham, Cheltenham GL53 7HG, England
+44 1242 522852
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Lovely theatre, great staff, brilliant actors!

I went to see “The Doll’s House” by Henrik Ibsen as I was acting the last scene for my grade 8... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
Cordelia A
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Cheltenham, England, United Kingdom
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Splendid little theatre

It's strange to say that we only recently made our first visit here having lived in Cheltenham for... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
One_of_the_BOFs
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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47-53 Bath Road | Cheltenham, Cheltenham GL53 7HG, England
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

I went to see “The Doll’s House” by Henrik Ibsen as I was acting the last scene for my grade 8 drama exam. I was amazed I had not discovered this comfortable little place before- the staff were very helpful and welcoming and the actors...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

It's strange to say that we only recently made our first visit here having lived in Cheltenham for seven years. This is very remiss of us as we like to support small local facilities and this place is a sheer delight. We attended a performance...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2017

We went as a family group to see 'Allo 'Allo - What a fanastic fun filled show - We hadn't laughed so much for ages - the scene with Rene, Gruber and the talking parrott was so hilarious we talked and laughed about it on...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2017

We love trying out different venues & it's lovely to see this little community theatre thriving minutes away from the mainstream Everyman Theatre. We went to watch 'Dark Tales from Gloucestershire', a wonderful 3-person show, telling all sorts of yarns from around the county. Excellent...More

Thank Christine W
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

We were taken by friends to this theatre to see the Miss Molly Malone Burlesque show. I have been to burlesque shows before but not in such wonderful surroundings. The Playhouse is a little gem and a big vote of thanks need to go to...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

It was the first time I have been to this theatre. I knew it is located the end of the bath road but it did not appeal to me to try because of the entrance of the theatre and outside of building looked small and...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2017

We went to see (and hear) 'The Album Project' recently reproducing the music of Fleetwood Mac - what a fantastic night - got on line to book their next night at the Playhouse and its sold out. Need to move quick with these guys. Then...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2017

This was amateur dramatics at its finest. We saw "One man, two guvnors" and it was a real hoot. Really funny and absorbing. The theatre is lovely inside and the cast worked their socks off to make this a wonderful experience for the audience. Go...More

Thank Heath H
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

Recently attended the Playhouse to see the Dolly Parton musical 9-5 presented by CODS theatre group - It was close to a full house for this excellent show and it was a great surprise to see Dolly Parton on the big screen behind the actors....More

Thank MrGentle
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Reviewed 7 June 2016

Went last night to see the film Princess Bride at this lovely theatre. Right from entering the theatre the night was made fabulous by the friendliness of everyone that greeted us. It was great to not have to sit through loads of adverts and trailers...More

Thank ScrumpyJack462
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