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New Wolsey Theatre

Civic Drive, Ipswich IP1 2AS, England
+44 1473 295900
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Amazing Xmas panto

Been going for 3 yrs. The Xmas rock N roll panto is definitely not to be missed. I went with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KaeLFox
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Great theatre of entertainment

The only criticism I would make is the lack of plays like The Ladykillers . We turned up on a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
david p
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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 the time to let us know about your overall experience. We can only improve with your honest and balanced opinions.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Civic Drive, Ipswich IP1 2AS, England
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+44 1473 295900
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been going for 3 yrs. The Xmas rock N roll panto is definitely not to be missed. I went with disabled service users. The staff were friendly and helpful. It's definitely one not to be missed.More

Thank KaeLFox
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We're glad you love our infamous Rock 'n' Roll Panto, this year we have Red Riding Hood and if you haven't booked already, I'd recommend being quick as we are getting very busy! Thank you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The only criticism I would make is the lack of plays like The Ladykillers . We turned up on a Thursday evening and after a coffee in one of the bars we sat down and were entertained for just over 2 hours. The acting was...More

1  Thank david p
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review about the theatre and the show! We really love The Ladykillers too and are glad you had a great evening with us (despite the murders!) We do have a wide variety of shows here at...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

been many times - great shows and a very nice and comfotable place. Food basic but nice. Staff are great and very helpfull. Going again soon--looking foward to it.More

Thank StuS48
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and for continuing to support us over the years! It's so great to hear you have enjoyed the shows here and we are so excited to be back with an amazing Autumn season of shows!...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This is my favourite theatre, I love the diverse shows and plays. The £10 tickets are great value and I often book online for several at a time. Food. Awful. Such a shame as could be such a draw, like Colchester who have it right...More

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NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave a review and thank you for your continued support :) It's really great to hear that you enjoyed our venue and return for so many of our varied shows. We love sharing a real mix...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome lovely clean theatre friendly staff fab actors and reasonable prices would highly recommend xMore

Thank lisapooley
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your review :) It's so lovely to hear that you have a wonderful time visiting us and enjoyed the show! I have to agree that our staff are very friendly, and I'll be sure to...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Love this place, it provides a true intimate theatre experience. Fantastic range of shows for all ages. It's a small theatre but from every seat you feel part of it. At under 5" without my heels, even I don't miss anything or have to fidget...More

Thank nikki s
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for sharing your thoughts with the TripAdvisor community! It's so lovely to hear that you had a wonderful time visiting us, and that you continue to return to support our varied show programme and wonderful intimate venue. We take great pride...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Whether you are seeing a tried-and-tested hit, a one-off oddball or their amazing rock n roll panto, the NWT never ceases to delight and thrill. It punches way above its weight - just a little local theatre that serves up hit after hit, networked with...More

Thank Tim E
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave a review and thank you for your continued support :) It's really great to see that you enjoy our venue and return for so many of our varied shows. We love sharing a real mix...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Have been to this theatre on numerous occasions and it is a great night out. Wherever you sit has a great view of the stage although it can get a bit hot in the summer. The productions are of a high quality and the venue...More

Thank Frances030
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for sharing your thoughts with the TripAdvisor community! It's so lovely to hear that you had a wonderful time visiting us, and that you continue to return to support our varied show programme and wonderful venue. We take great pride in...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Been to 3 shows this year and they have all been fantastic, best one was the worst wedding ever! Obviously with any show you need to read the bio to see if it's your cup of tea! Have found the staff all very friendly and...More

Thank Mark K
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you very much for sharing your thoughts with the TripAdvisor community! It's so lovely to hear that you have a wonderful time visiting us, and that you continue to return to support our varied show programme and wonderful venue. We take great pride in...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I came to see 7 brides for 7 brothers. This is a fantastic venue, lovely theatre where you can book seats and all have great views. I purchased a Friend membership which was £50 but gives me lots of freebies and 15% off in bar...More

Thank Jacqueline C
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your review :) It's so lovely to hear that you have a wonderful time visiting us, and that you continue to return to support our varied show programme and wonderful venue. I have to agree...More

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tracygeorge42
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Response from Steve H | Reviewed this property |
12th The Bear. half term play for kids 13th King Arthur. ditto
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