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Norwich Theatre Royal

Theatre Street, Norwich NR2 1RL, England
+44 1603 630000
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Central Norwich premier theatre presenting musicals, drama, dance, opera, comedy and concerts. Professional shows are brought to Norwich direct from London's West End or as part of their national and international tours. Our bars and restaurant offer a wide selection of hot and cold food, snacks and drinks. Open from 9.30am Monday to Saturday, visitors are welcome to call in for coffee and cake or a bite to eat at lunchtime. Pre-show meals are available from 5pm in both the restaurant and the Adnams Circle Bar. Norwich Theatre Royal is fully accessible and family friendly.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Theatre Street, Norwich NR2 1RL, England
+44 1603 630000
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Reviewed 5 days ago

On my first visit I enjoyed a brilliant show (The Band) and was really surprised and pleased with my seats in the circle. Many theatres are cramped but this wasn't and enhanced my enjoyment of the show. Plenty of bars and food outlets available here...More

Thank swfjambo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fantastic afternoon watching the band at the Norwich theatre royal. Theatre was really comfortable and our seats had a fantastic view of the stage!!

Thank cg2792
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow, what a wonderful evening. My friend and I have been to many shows at the Theatre Royal. It's always vibrant, easy to access seats with good signage. The ice cream is always lovely as well. The show we saw last night was The Band....More

Thank Rooroo1971
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived at the theatre to see The Band Musical whilst eating in the resturant the very worse happened....looked at tickets and they were for 2.30pm matinee performance not 7.30 evening performance panic set in, apparently my colour changed as I rushed to box office. I...More

Thank pauline s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with a friend for a girly night - this is the best show I have ever seen EVER! The music , story , actors , staging were all superb - I laughed, cried and went through every emotion. It doesn't matter if you're a...More

Thank Rita C
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a wheelchair user the venue was fab, so easy to access , lots of suitable ramps and placing of wheelchair spaces fab, right in with the rest if audience so felt really part of it. Staff very helpful, and .show was 'The Band' which...More

Thank suffolk2lady
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like your guitar loud and long you will love the Classic Rock Show. Brilliant covers of some of the great rock and roll classics - Bohemian Rhapsody and Bat out of Hell nearly took the roof off. Totally brilliant musicians and fabulous vocals...More

Thank NorwichSteve
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time at this particular theatre. Very impressed with the look, atmosphere and its facilities. We had seats in the Circle on the front row and the view was excellent. The show was 'Around the World in Eighty Days. Loved it for start to finish.

Thank Mel W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very different way to tell the story of Sleeping Beauty,but my friends and I were crying with laughter. I can understand why some reviewers felt it difficult for children to understand but for three 60 somethings it was hilarious. The monks scene had us...More

Thank barbara f
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Went to this afternoons performance of Sleeping Beauty. Thought it was brilliant. Thoroughly enjoyed the. Hotel rooms sketch, the Monks sketch, the Water farce and also the scarf sketch. The scenery and costumes excellent. The dancers were brilliant, especially the skeleton routine. Have seen Richard...More

Thank Yvonne T
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29 December 2017|
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Response from John R | Reviewed this property |
Typically two hour performance with a 20 minute intermission.
Eleanor M
2 June 2017|
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Response from Sarah G | Reviewed this property |
There is a premier inn on Duke Street which is not too far away within walking distance.
22 November 2015|
Response from Floridge |
Have you posted on the correct venue? Not sure what HV is, but Theatre Royal has neither a creche nor a kids club.