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Blackfriars Theatre and Arts Centre

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An amazing historical building

The Blackfriars Theatre building is located in Spain Lane in Boston, Lincolnshire. It was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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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 22 April 2018
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3 weeks ago
“An amazing historical building ”
22 Apr 2018
“Great Local Theatre”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Spain Lane, Boston PE21 6HP, England
+44 1205 363108
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Blackfriars Theatre building is located in Spain Lane in Boston, Lincolnshire. It was originally a medieval friary. The friary was built around 1288 and restored in the early 1960. It became a theatre in the 1980’s and now has modern plays and performances. The...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a nice small place to visit. various shows and events. Nice and clean with friendly staff. Historical building worth a visit on its own right.No parking but nearly central to boston with parking spaces near by.

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 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
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
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
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
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
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
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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