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The Stables Theatre

Stockwell Lane, Wavendon, Milton Keynes MK17 8LU, England
+44 1908 280800
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Great Theatre

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

Reviewed yesterday
Trevor P
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Poor customer service. Seats separate!

After booking 8 seats through their website for a production at Christmas we were amazed to see... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
daveyboy507
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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.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lovely venue” (13 reviews)
“music venue” (7 reviews)
Closes in 21 min
Hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Stockwell Lane, Wavendon, Milton Keynes MK17 8LU, England
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+44 1908 280800
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"lovely venue"
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"main auditorium"
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"excellent acoustics"
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"intimate atmosphere"
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"volunteer staff"
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"friendly helpful staff"
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"box office"
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"car parking is"
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"great seats"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

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

1  Thank Trevor P
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After booking 8 seats through their website for a production at Christmas we were amazed to see that the seats were not all together. We were sent the tickets but they weren’t on the same rows as each other. At no point did the website...More

Thank daveyboy507
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I have been here a few times, it’s definitely one of the best theatres in the area. We saw 80’s Mania - an excellent show which appears here each year. We were front row, but anywhere has great views. You can read...More

Thank Simon H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been going to the stables for many years and seen and heard a vast array of bands and comedians. fab place in every way. intimate with the headliners makes it feel its just for your entertainment. brilliant.

Thank woolstone2
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes, I am biased towards The Stables. I have visited it many times over the past twenty years. I have tickets for two more events this year. I have eaten there, been entertained by talented people and was even inspired enough to take a music...More

Thank trevorh19
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not been to Stables for 20+years. Modern facility, nice bar area. Friendly staff. Two theatres. Comfy seats. Intimate setting as you are close to the stage. Very professional, good night out. Will return. Sir Geoff and his team made it an interesting and enjoyable event

1  Thank robert_brant
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner went to see Eddie Reader and she was wonderful! the seating plan was great and the stage was very easy to see from every seat in the room. The only problem was that there was nowhere to put our drinks so...More

1  Thank ElmoMasey
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This venue is fantastic, have visited many many times and keep returning as this place, it has a relaxed atmosphere, chilled vibe, and any seat you get is a good seat as the place is compact. A fantastic night out - will be returning

Thank Robert K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

2nd visit to this excellent intimate space. Once again the groups playing; Odyssey and Heatwave, gave a first rate performance in a space created for great acoustics. The proximity of the audience to the stage allows you to feel part of the experience and is...More

Thank scotland89
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Stables is a very relaxed and welcoming venue. It has a small but intimate main auditorium where you can get very close to the acts. I have been there several times and the atmosphere is always fantastic. They also offer various courses and events...More

Thank Septaugenarian
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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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