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Royal Court Theatre

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Address: Sloane Square, London SW1W 8AS, England
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Great venue for quality theatre.

Interesting play "The kid stays in the picture" a visual and sound feast. Royal Court is a must if you are into theatre.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Graham B
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Raunds, United Kingdom
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Raunds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting play "The kid stays in the picture" a visual and sound feast. Royal Court is a must if you are into theatre.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent theatre with wonderful comfortable seating. Great views from the Stalls. Well priced bar and friendly professional and informative staff. Wonderful position near the Sloane Square tube. The event was world class in the perfect venue.

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 236 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This a a very well located theatre, with a great atmosphere. The bar area downstairs was large enough to cater for a full house and the toilets were clean and modern. The seats were wide and comfortable and there was a cracking view from the stalls. I loved the intimate feel to the place that made for a very pleasurable... More 

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Essex, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

Great shows and a very good theatre, went to see Escaped Alone recently I recommend to visit, good for theatre loverx

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Thank David M
Ramsgate, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Booked a table well in advance luckily since none were unreserved when we came. Nice small menu of good food and a very lively atmosphere. Service was speedy and relaxed. Loads of books to read.

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Thank John H
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

The Jerwood Theatre Upstairs is not comfortable for those without generously padded bottoms. It's on the 4th floor and you should use the lift if if you are tired. Seating consists of benches. That said I saw a brilliant production of The Sewing Group that quite took away my discomfort. Added to which the facilities downstairs are great: they include... More 

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Thank grahamekean
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

The Royal Court continues in its well established tradition of providing an opening for new writing. Upstairs the studio space creates an intimate performance environment. It's a great contrast to large scale productions - a completely different experience. It's worth knowing that £10 tickets are available to all for Monday night performances, on line only they are released at 09.00... More 

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ballymena
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

We went to watch Unreachable play as a pre wedding date for my daughter who is a big fan of Matt Smith. I wasn't too sure about the play during the first act as it seemed very strange but the combination of the excellent acting and the fast pace of each act made it an enjoyable experience.A special mention to... More 

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Stroud, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

A visit to the theatre to see the unusual and very good Unreachable, followed by something to eat downstairs. Food was good and well priced. All in all a good experience.

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Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, friendly staff, a good stage with comfy seating, some great productions. Drank at the little bar, the big bar wasn't open.

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