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The Playhouse

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Made most welcome

Great little theatre and very friendly staff. seats are comfortable. and easy to find. 650... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Watchet, United Kingdom
What a lovely experiance

We went to the Play House on Saturday to the Friends of the Play House Panto of Hercules. What a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Worle, United Kingdom
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“local theatre”(12 reviews)
“lovely theatre”(11 reviews)
Located in the centre of Weston-super-Mare the Playhouse is a friendly and welcoming 664-seat theatre which offers a lively and diverse programme of events including music, drama, comedy, dance, musicals, film, children's shows and pantomime. The...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
High Street, Weston-super-Mare BS23 1HP, England
+44 1934 645544
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Reviewed yesterday

Great little theatre and very friendly staff. seats are comfortable. and easy to find. 650 capacity. One big problem get there at least an hour early. there is really no good parking facilities near by. double yellow lines with bars. everywhere stopping even disabled people...More

Thank sarmar95
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

An enjoyable second visit this this theatre however It gets very crowded as the bar area is tiny, no where near adequate waiting space outside of the auditorium and little chance of getting one of the few seats in the bar meaning you are stood...More

Thank Darrenchivers1979
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Play House on Saturday to the Friends of the Play House Panto of Hercules. What a great time was had by all. From the very young to the very old., All were catered for. The staff were so very kind and...More

Thank ChrisP53
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love this theatre, it is what theatre's should be - not modern but classic.. the staff are incredibly helpful and knowledgeable and the shows are great.

Thank KDS56
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean comfortable theatre showing a huge variety of acts at affordable prices. Easy to book on line and easy to choose your seats.

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love this theatre the many times I have been there and have never had a bad experience. Truly a great venue,yes,seriously it is.

Thank Malcolm C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed a good performance of 'That'll Be The Day' there on Saturday night. This is a great theatre, the seats are kept well clean and in excellent condition. It has a good bar area for drinks before and after shows or during the interval. Staff...More

Thank sightseercumrambler
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Love the Playhouse they have great shows and have seen amazing acts there overs the years. Long may it continue.

Thank jackielune
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Great local theatre, I don’t think there’s a bad seat in the house. Close to the town centre and restaurants. Seats are quite comfortable, more leg room would be great but pretty standard with the type of theatre. Staff are always friendly from the box...More

Thank CD196
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Front row aisle seats to see Leo Sayer, it's a nice place but with no air con it was very hot. Staff equally as hot should you try and take a photo! Maybe our seats made us an easy target

Thank crushertim
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30 December 2016|
Response from Deborah M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have only just seen your question. From my experience all seats have a good view. Hope you have or had a good evening
12 October 2016|
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Response from EdieM232 | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure what the prices are for the Panto this year. You can reach the box office at 01934 645544 during regular business hours. Hope this helps.