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Blackfriars Theatre and Arts Centre

Spain Lane, Boston PE21 6HP, England
+44 1205 363108
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Great Local Theatre

A Brilliant little theatre. We went to see the Full Monty. A Brilliant show! Well done to everyone... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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Pantomime 2017

Had a fantastic time. Children loved it especially as their grandad was selected to be the... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
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Spain Lane, Boston PE21 6HP, England
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+44 1205 363108
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A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A Brilliant little theatre. We went to see the Full Monty. A Brilliant show! Well done to everyone involved. The greater as large enough to have an atmosphere but small enough to be part of it. Great facilities and organised well. I would visit again...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic time. Children loved it especially as their grandad was selected to be the ventriloquist dummy. Very very funny. Brilliant show didn't realise it was such a lovely venue. Didn't know they had such varied shows. Have bought tickets for their comedy night.

Thank annieLincoln
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

A quaint little theatre with a lot of potential although without wanting to sound negative they are raising money to replace and upgrade the facilities which is lobvely to see in a theatre in the current climate. We went to watch the pantomime of Cinderella...More

Thank Nic W
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Lovely little local theatre in a period building. You get a blend of varied entertainment, some national and some local acts as well. Bands, plays, opera, ballet, comedy nights, panto,musicals and more. Reasonably priced, staff are helpful and friendly, a bar and an intimate relaxed...More

Thank Paul M
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Reviewed 30 December 2016

As a family we went to see the Christmas pantomime (Robin Hood / Babes in the wood) and it was fantastic. The theatre is very old and retains its character - its run by volunteers who do an amazing job. It was great to support...More

Thank DaveandCathyH
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Reviewed 11 December 2016

This is a superb little theatre tucked away in a small cobbled street {aka Coronation Street style} in an historic part of the Lincolnshire town of Boston. It is very disabled friendly with a disabled lift to the auditorium and plenty of space for wheelchair...More

Thank Gazza1960
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

My wife and I visited here 29th October 2016 to watch the Barron Knights, this place was the nearest to us although it was still a 116 mile round trip it turned out to be worth it. The show was excellent as I knew it...More

1  Thank smifco
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

Homely Old Theatre, in the heart of Boston, tucked down a side road by the quayside, with plenty of parking nearby. The theatre has just undergone a seat refurbishment program; (Still a few at the back to do). Having a dedicated force of volunteers the...More

1  Thank symbo2015
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Reviewed 6 August 2016

Lots of plays and shows for all ages. Pantomime, tribute acts talent show opera ballet musicals . Very welcoming run by volenteers

1  Thank Angie B
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

This little theatre tries to cater for all ages and tastes and it succeeds! If you are ever visiting Boston visit their website first so you can book some entertainment for your visit.

2  Thank richard6161
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