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Theatre Royal

100 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6BR, England
+44 191 244 2500
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100 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6BR, England
+44 191 244 2500
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After arriving at the theatre we went upstairs to the bar.My husband and I ordered two soft drinks which we felt were expensive at £2.95 each.We travel to many north east theatres and the Royal is certainly the most expensive for drinks. We took our...More

Thank Amethyst-2009
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time to the theatre and we absolutely loved it. Great performance and the leg room was far better than expected for such a old venue. Very stylish and helpful staff

Thank DreaperG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to see Ruth Rendell's new play 'A Judgement in Stone' last night. Cleverly written plot, alternately going from the present to the past events using the same set. Very much enjoyed the story and the acting was good, as would be expected from this...More

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came last night to see The Wizard of Oz. The whole show was fabulous, we sang and sat and watched a first class show, lovely venue and comfy seats, we can't wait to come back to see Grease.

Thank Renedan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with the little one to see the wizard of oz the show itself was brilliant well worth going but having a small child there was no merchandise for sale which I thought was a shame but apart from that good night had by...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We used to come regularly to the Theatre Royal for RSC, Opera North, Scottish and Welsh, but that repetoire is now sadly reduced. A few years ago they did a major refurb, but sadly they made it look a bit like a glorified pub loo,...More

Thank martinidoc
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Excellent show in a beautiful setting. Theatre was lovely and clean with welcoming staff. Programs were £4 which is a good price cal pared to other shows. Sweets and ice cream over priced. Seating in stalls where seats were comfortable for about an hou hour...More

Thank cheryltodd1959
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The Theatre Royal is a lovely, traditional theatre. The seats are comfortable and the leg room seems ample (we were in the Grand Circle, row D, just off the aisle in the 3rd set of seats). Following a recent refurbishment the range of the shows...More

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We visited around 2015 to watch cats UK tour and it was amazing. The theatre itself was stunning, we sat in the stalls in row C and the seats were incredible. The show and performance was just amazing, overall such an amazing trip and would...More

Thank amiesteele
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

A night at the Theatre always seems quite special and this one doesn't disappoint. Beautiful old building in a fabulous city centre location. Fully accessible with lifts to all floors and staff who are on hand to offer help with any wheelchairs or access requirements....More

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When I went to the Theatre Royale to see a show, I was way up in he Amphitheatre looking down. Looking at the seating arrangements in the stalls, I wouldn't have said that the second row, or even the front row for that... More