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Carnegie Theatre & Arts Centre

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AMAZING NIGHT!

Went here on Friday night to see Forbidden Nights, the show was amazing, well worth going to see... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2017
J A
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Maryport, United Kingdom
Dirty Dancing!

I had not been in this theatre since childhood when it seemed so big. It’s a lovely little theatre... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Fussyteam
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Workington, United Kingdom
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  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
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“great staff”(2 reviews)
“interval”(2 reviews)
About
The historic Carnegie Theatre and Arts Centre is one of Workington's much loved buildings. A regular programme of mainly music and dance events is enjoyed by local people and tourists, and classes and courses are held in the Carnegie Arts Centre...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
Finkle Street, Workington CA14 2BD, England
Website
+44 1900 602122
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Expected a bit more from our visit here as we had heard it has been refurbished. Lack of toilet facilities in such a place is daft and can mean a 15 minute wait whether you are male or female makes for a great deal of...More

Thank thwaiteman
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Went here on Friday night to see Forbidden Nights, the show was amazing, well worth going to see them if you've never been.

Thank J A
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I had not been in this theatre since childhood when it seemed so big. It’s a lovely little theatre & the Dirty Dancing tribute was excellent. The staff were really nice. We had pre theatre drinks in the bar & ordered some for the interval,...More

1  Thank Fussyteam
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This cosy quirky little theatre is perfect for seeing stand up comedy . I went with a friend to see Dave Spikey . The theatre is small and it was like having the act in your living room. Fabulous ,you don't need a huge screen...More

Thank Cecilia B
Reviewed 5 May 2017

This theatre is going from strength to strength. Saw a brilliant concert there tonight. Bye Bye Baby performing the Frankie Valli story. Amazing. The whole place was buzzing. Absolutely packed so an amazing atmosphere. The singing and choreography were spot on, a highly polished show....More

Thank WorkingtonJuliet
Reviewed 2 May 2017

me & my wife went here on saturday evening to watch a tribute to E.L.O, CALLED EXPLOSIVE LIGHT ORCHESTRA and what a night it was they were brilliant,could not have been any better, ive seen 4 bands here now and enjoyed everyone up to now,...More

Thank stephent t
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a smart little theatre in Finkle Street, Workington. It has relatively recently been taken over by a Trust and now delivers some first class entertainment. If in the area it is worthwhile a visit. I have seen first class 'amateur' productions together with...More

1  Thank Geoffrey H
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Great centrally located theatre in the middle of workington, great xmas panto, balcony seating had a good view, was quite congested when leaving , staff quite welcoming.

Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed 5 December 2016

The Carnegie Theatre and Arts Centre in Workington came a pleasant surprise to me. We went to see Joe McElderry, and although the theatre is quite small, it is remarkably well and tastefully refurbished. The seats were comfortable with enough room for my knees, and...More

Thank Captain_Coyote
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We went to see Russell Kane. It was a good little place. Pick your seat wisely, we were in the second row on the balcony and only just see around the person in front. £2.50 a can decent price compared to others places I've been....More

Thank WorkingtonWkd
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