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Royal & Derngate Theatre

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Address: Guildhall Road, Northampton NN1 1DP, England
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The Twits

Northampton doesn't have vast amounts going for it so thank goodness for the R&D Theatre! Love it more every time I visit ❤️ It plays host to some amazing shows and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Charlottelou
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Northampton doesn't have vast amounts going for it so thank goodness for the R&D Theatre! Love it more every time I visit ❤️ It plays host to some amazing shows and performances. What a cracking performance of The Twits I took my son to this week, would recommend it to anyone with children age 6-9. BRILLIANT! 🌟

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to see Stephen K Amos. He was excellent very funny show which is what was promised. Just perfect. shame about the venue. OMG IT WAS FREEZING. Royal and Derngate Please put the heating on. We didn't get the tickets for free, we all paid!! We all sat there in our coats, hats and gloves. This is Northampton not... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We took my mum and dad to see a sunny afternoon in the Derngate theatre. It was an amazing show. Couldn't fault it, the atmosphere was electric, everyone was up dancing at the end, just as good as the Jersey Boys. It had me crying with laughter through parts. It's a must see. We then took my 6 year old... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went to see the twits this afternoon My daughter, granddaughter and myself nanny, we enjoyed the show but I could not understand why we could not buy walkers crisps separately and not in a picnic, we instead could only purchase a different more expensive brand, this surely is a money making ploy.

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Rockhampton
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent venue, with easy access. Gently tiered seating from stalls to circle, offers a good view of stage from pretty much everywhere. Restaurant and bar available, car parking within a very short walk. Strongly recommend the venue.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Jack and the beanstalk went with husband, daughter and granddaughter we all thoroughly enjoyed it. Booked early in 2016 and collected tickets a few days before Panto to avoid any queues would highly recommend.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always well presented environment with enthusiastic staff.The choice of shows is always good and the reception staff are always helpful. Good parking nearby.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely staff, great facilities. Never been disappointed with any seat in the house. Russell Brand next

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A delightful small theatre making patrons feel they have stepped back in time, with a warm friendly welcome from the usher showing us to our seats- a perfect start to a lovely evening. The auditorium is tiny which brought the stage and actors so close. The Safety Curtain is unique and fascinating. My favourite Theatre.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time taking the wife to the ballet.. People far generally very helpful, clean environment. Loved the ballet also. Complaint I do have is both wife and myself kept coats on and had a coffee at the interval because we was cold! I think a few people around had said the same.. And we are not old by the way..... More 

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