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The Kings Theatre

Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth, England
+44 23 9282 8282
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Lovely traditional old theater building

Went to see cirque berserk on this occasion which was fantastic but have been to this theater loads... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
sarahjenkinson666
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Chandler’s Ford, United Kingdom
Mamma Mia

Went on Saturday evening for the finale performance of Mamma Mia. A present for me from my... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jeanstancill
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“upper circle” (9 reviews)
“mamma mia” (6 reviews)
“dress circle” (6 reviews)
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Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth, England
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+44 23 9282 8282
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went to see cirque berserk on this occasion which was fantastic but have been to this theater loads of times before reasonably priced events compared with others around the area parking can be tricky unless after 6pm when you can use waitrose car park a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went on Saturday evening for the finale performance of Mamma Mia. A present for me from my Daughter. We were 5 rows from the front & it was Packed, Oh my the staff were lovely & friendly & the show AMAZING! It is a Lovely...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to this lovely theatre many times and seen high quality shows. Last night I saw Mamma Mia, it was excellent, brilliant singing and dancing. However, it was the first time I have sat in the upper circle and the temperature and lack...More

Thank Linda M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely Amazing!!! So moving and professional at the kings theatre southsea. Loved it!!! The cast were fabulous!!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first visit to this theatre. It is a beautiful old building and so quite small inside. The view from our seats in the stalls was excellent. The acoustics are superb. The staff were very friendly. The facilities clean and accessible. I will...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An amazing performance that has you up on your feet dancing at the end. I have never seen it in London but very impressed with the cast/acting/singing etc. The Kings Theatre has all the atmosphere and a beautiful setting. Defiantely worth seeing. I took my...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

3 of us went here to see Mamma Mia and we were sat in the Upper Circle. It was a great view from there. The sound was great. The singing In this was awesome. If you love the film you must go to see this...More

1  Thank aglaiaman
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

The theatre is small and quaint and I have been a fair few times as it is only 10 minutes walk away. There are lots of restaurants/bars nearby for pre and apres drinks - both of which we had when we went to see Mamma...More

Thank Sue M
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

It was our first visit to the King's Theatre. The area around the theatre is a bit down market and the exterior of the theatre doesn't look great, but once inside the building you find a lovely Edwardian playhouse. The seats were fairly comfortable and...More

Thank JPJP33
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Lovely old building, not in Portsmouth but Southsea. Always have a great selection of shows and concerts. Seating in the Theatre is a little cramped with not much legroom but that's to be expected for such an old building and overall it doesn't spoil the...More

Thank Elliedoc
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Gary F
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Response from Andy C | Reviewed this property |
No idea. This page is for the Kings Theatre, Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Natasha B
24 March 2018|
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Response from Irene C | Reviewed this property |
So sorry just seen this. We travelled by coach. So unsure
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