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The Guildhall Theatre

17 Market Place, Derby DE1 3AH, England
+44 1332 255800
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Lovely period building

The building is lovely with original fittings. Agree there was a lift but totally disagree with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
bloolamp0
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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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Enjoyable and fully accessable theatre, with some cosmetic improvements needed.

We had a wonderful evening at the Guildhall Theatre. Band were amazing. Tickets bought online no... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2018
Linda H
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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17 Market Place, Derby DE1 3AH, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The building is lovely with original fittings. Agree there was a lift but totally disagree with comments saying enough leg room. The place is small so they cannot move the chairs. When I was there people were asking anyone who sat by the gangway of...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

We had a wonderful evening at the Guildhall Theatre. Band were amazing. Tickets bought online no problem. If you want extra leg-room choose seats at the front. Fully accessible for disabilities, with lift to all floors, booster cushions if needed, fully accessible any-ability toilets and...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

We visit The Guildhall regularly and think it is a brilliant little Theatre that show some really good productions with a wide variety of plays and shows, our latest visit was to see Buddy Holly and The Cricketers and it was the best thing we...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Had a great evening lovely old theatre with nostalgic atmosphere really enjoyed the musical great story and songs good cast

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

The entrance and beautiful rising staircases would lead you to believe that you are about to enter something very grand, but this is not the case. The main auditorium, consisting of simple stalls and a small upstairs gallery is actually quite small and box-shape. The...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We enjoy our visits here: not only for the performances themselves, but its central location is ideal for easy access and city centre facilities such as car parking. Staff always helpful and welcoming. Latest performance we saw was Silver Darling- again most enjoyable. What the...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Good location - near lots of bars pubs and restaurants. Parking available at the Assembly Rooms or Intu. Good staff who know what they are doing. Drinks reasonably priced and served promptly. Really enjoyed Silver Darling what a fab cast.

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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I took my little grandson to see 'Dont Dribble on the Dragon' this afternoon and firstly they gave me a booster cushion for him ...brilliant idea. Unfortunately he found the experience overwhelming so he wanted to leave after a few minutes but they showed it...More

Thank Jacqui R
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

This lovely old theatre continues to attract a good variety of musical theatre and we were very impressed with local amateur operatic company Rose Hill's production of the Gondoliers. Well done to the society and what a lovely sized theatre with good views of the...More

Thank Mike M
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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Our Derby-based son treated us to tickets to see 'Allo, 'Allo at The Guildhall Theatre yesterday evening. He, his wife, my husband and l sat together in the front row. It was our first visit to this theatre although our son and daughter-in-law see performances...More

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