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New Wimbledon Theatre

#287 of 1 874 things to do in London
Closed Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Mowtown Magic

Fantastic evening great music. Loved The Ambassador Lounge. Great time and lovely theatre. Row j in... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
ginarussell11
The Band

Had a great experience yesterday seeing The Band. Polite, helpful staff. Great seats which were... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Tracy M
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A 108 year-old theatre in SW London presenting an eclectic mix of musicals, drama, comedy, dance and pantomime. An Ambassador Theatre Group venue.
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93 The Broadway, London SW19 1QG, England
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Fantastic evening great music. Loved The Ambassador Lounge. Great time and lovely theatre. Row j in the stalls is the best with great leg room.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ginarussell11
Jack D, Marketing Assistant at New Wimbledon Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we are really glad you enjoyed your experience at our theatre. Hopefully we will see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

One of the most emotionally charged theatre experiences I have ever had! Quite why it took me so long to see this wonderful show, I have no idea, but the production at Wimbledon Theatre was truly outstanding. The ovation at the end was fully justified...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank IainK_12
Jack D, Marketing Assistant at New Wimbledon Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Thank you for your review Iain, we are really glad you enjoyed your experience at our theatre. Hopefully we will see you again soon!

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Had a great experience yesterday seeing The Band. Polite, helpful staff. Great seats which were quite comfortable and easy to find. Unfortunately the toilets are tiny but adequate. Be prepared to pay for overpriced drinks but then that’s to be expected.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tracy M
Jack D, Marketing Assistant at New Wimbledon Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for your review Tracy, we are really glad you enjoyed your experience at our theatre. Hopefully we will see you again soon!

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Saw the show The Band at the New Wimbledon Theatre yesterday. The show was great. The theatre is easy to find on the high street and was easy to get into even though there were large queues of people to get in. Seats were comfortable.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kellyf822
Jack D, Marketing Assistant at New Wimbledon Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for your review Kelly, we are really glad you enjoyed your experience at our theatre. Hopefully we will see you again soon!

Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Recently saw James Martin. Really impressed with seating. I’m tall and my legs are too long for seats in most old theatres but there was plenty of room. Down side was I took a friend who had mobility issues and the stairs and accessible toilets...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank pondie68
Jack D, Marketing Assistant at New Wimbledon Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Thank you for your review, we are really glad you enjoyed your experience at our theatre. Hopefully we will see you again soon! For customers with limited mobility we do have access seats available in the stalls at the equivalent price of seats in the...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

I went to watch Jason Manford. It was fully booked, 1500 people attended. There didn’t seem to be any air conditioning and it was very stuffy. There were long queues at the bar. There were girls selling alcohol from stalls but no soft drinks. Customers...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jenfert
Jack D, Marketing Assistant at New Wimbledon Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

We are really sorry that you did not enjoy your experience at our theatre. Unfortunately, it is not possible for us to install air conditioning at present due to the amount of power this would draw from the local grid. If you wish to avoid...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018

I have been to this theatre many times. I have become an avid theatre goer since losing my husband 3 years ago and thoroughly enjoy the tribute shows put on there. I also go to another local theatre but the atmosphere is not the same...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wendy P
Jack D, Marketing Assistant at New Wimbledon Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Thank you for your review Wendy, we are really glad you enjoyed your experience at our theatre. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Went to see a matinee of An Inspector Calls. The play was marvellous but when it was announced there would be no interval there was a rush on the ladies' toilet. As there were only four toilet stalls the queue delayed the start of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ladawncp
Jack D, Marketing Assistant at New Wimbledon Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Thank you for your review, we are really glad you enjoyed watching An Inspector Calls. We are sorry for the queues to use the ladies toilets. Unfortunately, as a historic Grade II listed building it is difficult to install new toilets in the venue. However,...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent play. We were seated in the upper circle. Good seats and lovely building. This particular play didn't have an interval so no chance to check out the bar. Comfortable. Plenty of good places to eat nearby. Car parking is a real pain - come...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Jack D, Marketing Assistant at New Wimbledon Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Thank you for your review, we are really glad you enjoyed your experience at our theatre. Hopefully we will see you again soon! Whilst there is a small pay-and-display car park behind out building we would always advise customers travel by public transport where possible....More

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Great theatre,great atmosphere. Always enjoy a visit here. Nothing to complain about . I think drinks are expensive in any theatre but you treat yourself. I love sitting in the front stalls.

Date of experience: September 2018
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N3589KQchrisd
6 October 2018|
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Response from Wimbledongovenor | Reviewed this property |
No it’s very casual although depending on the show some may dress accordingly
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22 January 2018|
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Response from discerninglyenglish | Reviewed this property |
I am 6 5 and am ok in most seats although there are some which are best. Eg row J in stalls as a walk through all the way across the theatre
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Rosie D
3 November 2017|
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Response from ClaireF1078 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on size of child. You can hire a seat there or take a booster seat style in with you. I used to take a booster in for my daughter and she was fine.
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