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Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

Millbrook, Guildford GU1 3UX, England
+44 1483 440000
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GSA - Cats

Excellent facility. Visited here to see our grandaughter’s performance in “Cats”. This was the show... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mary H
2 shows in 2 months

3 theatre trips in 2 months at Y A! 1st was "Cats" thoroughly enjoyed it as did our... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
ballroom04
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent46%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
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“west end” (17 reviews)
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Millbrook, Guildford GU1 3UX, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent facility. Visited here to see our grandaughter’s performance in “Cats”. This was the show where the students of the Guildford School of Acting performed their final show. We ate in the theatre and the food was excellent. Had wonderful seats and all in all...More

Thank Mary H
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

3 theatre trips in 2 months at Y A! 1st was "Cats" thoroughly enjoyed it as did our grandsons. Another evening " A Spoonful of Sherman" added treat was seeing some celebs in the audience Donny Osmond... Peter Bowles (likely lads)etc. Even more exciting was...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

We visited here for the first time recently and really enjoyed The Kite Runner. They seem to have some post-West End plays, so we will be back. Seats are Ok and we had a good view. The car park is right next door to the...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

One day the YA will be revamped to suit modern bodies but even those of us with slim build / average height in our group struggle to sit comfortably through a show. Shame because The Wipers Times was excellent

Thank Sarah C
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Good play with a good twist that we really didn't see coming....the acting is very good from whole cast and the set is excellent, very atmospheric and clever. Only criticism is that it runs 40 mins first half then 70 mins second which gives you...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

I tend to go to London for the theatre but I spotted an evening with John Simpson so I booked 4 tickets for this one night show. It had been a while since I had been to the Yvonne Arnaud but it remains a very...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Went with the girlfriend and her mother to see Cats and love the theatre. The venue is intimate yet deceptively spacious. Lots of bars and love the staircase to the various areas that show some of the productions held over the years which makes for...More

Thank Paul T
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

This is mainly a review of the theatre but further down I review the show Pressure briefly. If you are driving in you'll need to park and the adjacent car park will cost just £1:00 for evening and then you'll have a short flat walk...More

1  Thank MiDiFr
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

First time there and delighted. Went to see Pressure by David Haig and it was superbly played. Beside this, nice cafe inside, free clocking to drop your coat so that was handy. There is a parking pay & display parking 5min walk and is very...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

The Riverside Cafe under new management excelled and the play 'Pressure by David Haig was outstanding dramatically. Go and see It!

Thank CharlesLD123
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