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New Wolsey Theatre

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Cinderella

Absolutely brilliant. Saw this twice and was ad good the second time. Booked to see Grandma Saves... read more

Reviewed yesterday
georginah06
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Always have a good night when we go there

The musical ‘once’ was a very good show and very professionally performed, my husband and I enjoyed... read more

Reviewed yesterday
junethorpe
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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The New Wolsey Theatre official Trip Advisor page. A 400 seat venue in the heart of the county town of Suffolk. Come and visit us soon!We're more than happy for you to use this page to feedback about productions you've seen here but please also take...more
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely brilliant. Saw this twice and was ad good the second time. Booked to see Grandma Saves the Day and already booked to see Aladin in December 2019

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank georginah06
Reviewed yesterday

The musical ‘once’ was a very good show and very professionally performed, my husband and I enjoyed it very much.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank junethorpe
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely fab time watching the panto this year, superb cast, anywhere you sit you can see the stage, defo going again next year!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank nickyhazel
Reviewed 3 days ago

We recently saw Ian McKellen and had a marvellous night - wherever you sit, you have a great view of the stage! They have some brilliant productions and the prices are pretty good too. I would still prefer a more comfy seat - sadly after...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Allan H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly medium sized theatre with good parking and facilities. Not quite big enough to get the larger shows but does attract a good standardMore

Date of experience: February 2019
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NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there! Thank you for leaving your comments! The New Wolsey Theatre prides itself on being a friendly, intimate theatre, with no bad seats in the house! We have some fantastic shows coming up this Spring, including our brand new musical 'Grandma Saves The Day!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant, my 1st ever pantomime & I thoroughly enjoyed it. Sat on the back row on bench seats... loads of room, togged myself up in layers as I’ve made the mistake of under dressing wen going to the cinema a couple of times, but...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Alison2505
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Alison! Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback! We're glad you enjoyed our rock 'n' roll pantomime! It's not long until we go on sale with our 2019/20 panto 'Aladdin'! General sale is Saturday 16 March. Beat the queues and get...More

Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

As usual a thoroughly good evening involving multi talented performers in a well presented show. The Wolsey has a relaxed and pleasant atmosphere. It puts on a varied and interesting mix of performances.More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank gpugh1
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback for us! As one panto season comes to a close we're ready to go on sale with the next! Our rock 'n' roll panto for 2019/20 will be ALADDIN Tickets go on general sale...More

Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Very good, lot of one lines, on time good service from start to finish.Drinke and icecream good with polite serviceMore

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank K8242JPandrews
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2019

Hello there! Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments! We're glad you enjoyed our rock'n'roll pantomime! We will be announcing the title of next year's panto on Monday 11th February so keep your eyes peeled! Tickets go on sale on Saturday 16...More

Reviewed February 3, 2019

Loved the Wolsey, it’s very cosy and the seating is fab, tiered seats which makes it great for being able to see well, especially for all the children. The pantomime was amazing and all the children loved it. The sound was great and the whole...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Reikijack
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2019

Hello! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your kind feedback! We're glad you enjoyed our rock 'n' roll pantomime 'Cinderella'. Tickets go on sale for our 2019/20 pantomime on Saturday 16 March at 10am so be sure to book your tickets...More

Reviewed February 1, 2019

Cinderella was great, the best Panto ever , all of the cast so professional and talented ,a joy to watch from start to finish , the stage was the best ,viewing perfect 👌,can’t wait to revisit , very very well done to everyoneMore

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pampalam13
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2019

Hello Pam! Thank you so much for your kind comments! We're very sad to see 'Cinderella' come to an end, but it's not long to wait until our 2019/20 rock 'n' roll pantomime will be announced! Keep your ears and eyes peeled next week for...More

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Response from NewWolsey | Property representative |
Hello! Yes, we have a cafe at the New Wolsey Theatre which offers jacket potatoes, paninis, sandwiches etc. We also offer pre-performance meals which can be booked online or over the phone with us. When booked in advance... More
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