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Lyceum Theatre

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Address: Sheffield Theatres 55 Norfolk Street, Sheffield S1 1DA, England
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+44 114 249 6000

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Good shows, uncomfortable seating

The lyceum offers a great selection of plays, ballet and musicals however the seating is really cramped and uncomfortable. There is hardly any leg room at all for me, let a lone... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lyceum offers a great selection of plays, ballet and musicals however the seating is really cramped and uncomfortable. There is hardly any leg room at all for me, let a lone my boyfriend who is over 6ft tall.

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17 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The facilities are amazing, wonderfully old style surroundings and architecture inside. The prices are great value and Tuesday you get a token to get 1st hourvfree parking at local car park is a bonus

Thank Adele S
Rotherham, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to see Fantastic Mr Fox with family (2a 2c). lovely place inside very well presented. Confectionery was a little expensive £3 a bag of sweets. But the show staff and place was great

Thank Sarah G
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75 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love the lyceum the decor is stunning. The staff are wonderful. They serve our cow molly ice cream in the interval. The bar is reasonably priced. There are diasabled toilets. But the main loos are a real trek away. I wouldn't recommend the seats right at the back.

Thank Josee S
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

True theatre experience from the approach to the venue. Beautifully restored several years ago a real theatre with different levels from stalls to circle to balcony with boxes too. Staff friendly and efficient. Show is always a factor in a theatre visit but the Lyceum is always a great experience

Thank paul s
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Lyceum is opulent and takes you back to the good old days of how Theatre was it has had a face lift recently and it looks better than ever Watched Shirley Valentine - a one woman show and what a woman Jodie Prenger held the audience for 2 hours. Jodie was brilliant - what a story teller. She kept... More 

Thank Karen W
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21 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Lyceum on Christmas Eve for the pantomime - Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. The building is amazing inside and out. The place was very clean and the staff were very helpful and friendly. As always the price of drinks and snacks etc were expensive as would be expected in this type of venue. I had snacks... More 

Thank Louise M
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49 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent old style theatre with loads of history. Central location and easily reached by public transport.

Thank Anne M
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Been here many times, mainly for the Pantomimes at Christmas. Great fun performances, warm and comfortable with a bar available.

Thank hattysouthYorkshire
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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322 reviews
99 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Saw The Full Monty and it was excellent. The theatre is oldy worldy and lovely. There is lots of parking nearby so you don't have to walk far.

Thank Millymolly77

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