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Grand Theatre

46 New Briggate, Leeds LS1 6NU, England
+44 844 848 2706
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Great theatre seating very good plenty of leg room

Downside is parking, quite a few car parks close by but very expensive too few disabled parking... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
alankinder123
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Nice old theatre

Historic theatre with a good sized stage and seating legroom is reasonable for an old... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PabloMorley
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Situated in the heart of Leeds, the Grand Theatre opened in 1878 and has been entertaining people ever since. With a wide programme from musicals to stand-up, opera to drama and ballet to family shows, there's bound to be something that you'll enjoy.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“dress circle” (46 reviews)
“dirty dancing” (41 reviews)
“opera north” (28 reviews)
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46 New Briggate, Leeds LS1 6NU, England
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+44 844 848 2706
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Downside is parking, quite a few car parks close by but very expensive too few disabled parking spaces

Thank alankinder123
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Historic theatre with a good sized stage and seating legroom is reasonable for an old establishment. There are a few seats with restricted view so be careful when booking. Couple of bars where you can reserve drinks for the interval. Don't think it's air conditioned...More

Thank PabloMorley
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When to watch the play that goes wrong. Brilliant light hearted family fun. The theater was a new experience for the family. Well looked after & enjoyed the experience

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here to see a comedy gig. The theatre itself is very beautiful and our tickets, which were sold as restricted view, still had a good view of the stage. However the theatre really needs decent air con, it was very hot in there,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great night at this venue tonight to watch ‘ The Last Ship.’ Beautiful building and great architecture. Great venue.

Thank Adrian R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saw the show blue it was very good, we had good seats on the third row from the front, we parked in the disabled parking which we found very easy

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The 2nd half was better, the finale very enjoyable, but overall I found this show disjointed & short on emotional resonance. It felt rushed & nonsensically crammed with 80s pop numbers, some well executed, some not. The sets were excellent but otherwise ...... I’ve seen...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to see The Band. Sat as always in dress circle and had good views. Bar busy before performance but served ok. Prepaid drinks at break easily located and The Band was a fabulous performance and was what theatre is all about with all emotions...More

Thank Jonofromcas
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I checked my tickets to see the evening show around teatime and I had booked tickets for the afternoon matinee that day!!!!! Panic!!! It was a wedding anniversary present!!!!! We rang the booking office ladies and they are now my heroes. They swapped my tickets...More

Thank Paul R
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went to see cats the musical last night and enjoyed every minute of it. Wish we had had better seats, we were in the upper circle, row c. It was very limited to seeing the stage hence we missed a lot of the show. I...More

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Leanne1898
January 10, 2018|
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Response from Richard S | Reviewed this property |
We sat on the back row of the stalls. Great view and as no one behind our five year old was able to stand etc. Booster seats available.
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MancTeacher
August 25, 2017|
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Response from AmySanderson | Property representative |
It has an air handling system rather than air conditioning. When are you coming as we are currently extending the system to hopefully improve the upper levels.
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Jacqueline M
July 26, 2017|
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Response from DavidfromLeeds | Reviewed this property |
We had restricted view all 3 times we have been and the pillar doesn't bother you at all, you still get a great show
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