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The Quarry Theatre at St Luke's

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Brilliant venue

Wonderfully converted chapel, now an ideal, well appointed theatre suitable for a variety of... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Saintyvic
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Wellingborough
Very helpful staff, wonderful surroundings

First time have been to The Quarry Theatre and what a wonderful place. As soon as you enter you... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
Buddapies
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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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Located on St. Peter’s Street, in the heart of Bedford, we are the exciting new performing arts facility for Bedford School and the town. St. Luke’s Church has been sympathetically adapted into a venue that houses a 280-seat theatre, a 60-seat...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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26 St. Peters Street, Bedford MK40 2NN, England
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+44 1234 362269
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Wonderfully converted chapel, now an ideal, well appointed theatre suitable for a variety of performances. Exceptional design, foyer and bar area beautifully constructed, seating in theatre in three sides, perfect sight lines. Parking a minor problem, but St Peter’s car park only a short walk...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

First time have been to The Quarry Theatre and what a wonderful place. As soon as you enter you are greeted with wonderful staff, explained we had never been here and got a very good description of where everything was and were we would need...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Buddapies
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

There is disabled parking adjacent to the entrance. There are three car parks within a 5 minutes walk and plenty of street parking too. Note that these are all metered until either 6 or 6.30 pm . The venue is bright, spacious , clean and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

If you ever wondered why public school kids are so far advanced, come along to any production at this place and you'll soon see that if you expose kids to this level of brilliance on a regular basis then it will always have a positive...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

This is a renovated old church and is primarily a theatre for the prestigious boys school in Bedford- and what a wonderful renovation. The front of house and the bar are just glorious and the old church gardens have been incorporated into the design with...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 23 March 2016

The Quarry Theatre at St Luke's was an excellent experience with the grandchildren - the production of the Odyssey was superb - the venue looks great and the staff there made the experience well worth while.

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

This venue has everything going for it, from convenient nearby parking, convivial bar and socialising area, spacious exhibition area, to the wonderfully designed auditorium and stage. We saw (and took part in - audience participation was encouraged!) a production of The Odyssey, one of the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Fragranthand
Reviewed 24 October 2015

First visit to this beautiful and stylishly refurbished theatre was to see Paul Kerensa's stand-up show as part of the Quarry's 'Back to the Future Day' event. The show was hilarious and it is such a treat to have a venue like this in Bedford....More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Samantha L
Reviewed 20 September 2015

We first encountered the Quarry Theatre during the Bedford Film Festival as it was one of the venues. We enjoyed a great evening. Prior to the film, we enjoyed a drink in the friendly bar, while listening to a DJ playing cool jazz music.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Grahame M
Reviewed 16 August 2015

I also went to the Jacqui Dankworth show - it was excellent. There is to be a series of shows under the bracket 'SONGS FOR YOU' , and I have also booked for September and the Christmas show in December. The theatre, is very comfortable...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Graham T
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