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The Stables Theatre

Open Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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comedy show

saw a comedy show here first time. the staff were amazing directing us to our seats and the parking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gwynethbaker70
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Northampton, United Kingdom
Love this place

The stables is a small friendly venue, You're close to the performers which gives it a warm... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
carolineharper71
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“main auditorium”(10 reviews)
“lovely venue”(13 reviews)
“music venue”(7 reviews)
About
The Stables is one of the UK's leading live music venues, offering live music for all tastes - jazz, blues, folk, rock, classical, pop and world music.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Stockwell Lane, Wavendon, Milton Keynes MK17 8LU, England
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+44 1908 280800
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Reviewed 1 week ago

saw a comedy show here first time. the staff were amazing directing us to our seats and the parking attendants before were great. Lovely venue small but great for the show we wanted to see

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gwynethbaker70
Reviewed 1 week ago

The stables is a small friendly venue, You're close to the performers which gives it a warm personal feel. Seating is great, with a good view, even for a five footer like me! easy to get to, with good parking. I have been many times...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank carolineharper71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The theatre and complex are so well designed and so welcoming. Almost every seat has an unrestricted view and so the atmosphere is advanced by the proximity of audience and performers. Excellent value for money, with top class acts. Great night(s) out!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michael M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little theater with a small restaurant. Very friendly staff. Get very close and personal with the performers

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dave S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have seen many musicians at the Stables. Intimate theatre atmosphere, good sound and bar. The M1 seems to be sorted out now so travelling not too bad.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ARTrueman
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Fantastic gem of a place. huge variety and some top names frequent the place. Small but modern venue with lots to offer. join the mailing list and visit often!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank markhuse87
Reviewed 21 October 2018

We have been visting this theatre for the last 30 years and have watched it grow it is still the most comfortable place to watch a show.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank helena d
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Our first visit to this great little venue but won’t be our last! We saw John Lees’ Barclay James Harvest in the main auditorium, the sound was brilliant and sight lines were perfect. My wife was in a wheelchair and our position was excellent and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Neil P
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

A fantastic venue: acoustics are great; all the seats have a great view of the stage; the seats are comfortable with leg room; the staff are on hand to help and assist; well stocked bar; the car parking assist team are really helpful ; great...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chasingdreamscape
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

If your looking to see a show or a Band , this is the place. Great staff brilliant atmosphere worth checking out.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Trevor P
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andrewgotch
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Response from Marty W | Reviewed this property |
Feeling lazy?
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Eleanor M
24 February 2017|
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Response from Roy3 | Reviewed this property |
This is a short taxi ride should you wish to leave your car at the hotel
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Response from TracyB328 | Reviewed this property |
No don't worry, smart casual is fine, it's a great venue
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