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Grand Theatre

46 New Briggate, Leeds LS1 6NU, England
+44 844 848 2706
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Great Theatre, Fat Friends flop.

Wonderful old theatre and lovely staff, shame about production. Fat friends was a very lame story... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
PAINTERA
,
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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Grand time at the Grand.

Went last night to Grand theatre in Leeds and thoroughly enjoyed it. Small old fashioned theatre... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Maureen M
,
Lancashire
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Situated in the heart of Leeds, the Grand Theatre opened in 1878 and has been entertaining people ever since. With a wide programme from musicals to stand-up, opera to drama and ballet to family shows, there's bound to be something that you'll enjoy.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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46 New Briggate, Leeds LS1 6NU, England
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+44 844 848 2706
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wonderful old theatre and lovely staff, shame about production. Fat friends was a very lame story with good singing voices and decent actors promoting the benefits of been fat. Left half way through: just not funny or clever, very simple and childish; silly humour peppered...More

Thank PAINTERA
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went last night to Grand theatre in Leeds and thoroughly enjoyed it. Small old fashioned theatre, nice decor but no problem seeing the stage, and very pleasant staff, Excellent premier of Kay Mellor's 'Fat friends' I would really recommend it a feel good musical with...More

Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was so excited to take my daughter to the Opera for the first time, and the opportunity to see Leoncavallo’s short masterpiece Pagliacci was too good to miss. We took a box and had a wonderful view of the stage and orchestra. Strangely the...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

good show -very good performance by all cast.However would not visit this theatre again as it offers very little legroom and seat comforbility. Seriously needs updating/refurbishment.But to some it may feel nostalgic.

Thank fchapman2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went in here yesterday to watch Cabaret with Will Young and Louise Redknapp! Thoroughly enjoyed it and great atmosphere! Good friendly and organised bar service too!

Thank Carl B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cabaret - Wow. Loved from start to finish. Will Young stole the show as Emcee with an outstanding performance and Louise Redknapp, as Sally, was pleasantly surprising. Girl can sing too. The whole cast was amazing and I highly recommend seeing the show if you...More

Thank TP026
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just saw Cabaret tonight, and it was wonderfully performed and an interesting darker adaptation. However, experience marred by customer service. I don't live in Leeds, and went to the theatre with friends, one of whom, purchased our tickets online. I had a back pack with...More

1  Thank Rose R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed "Cabaret" and thoroughly enjoyed the whole show. Did notice that Will Young's understudy was performing that night - but who cares, his performance was spectacular - Jorden Livesey if anyone wants to know. A dark and funny story from the 1930's with great...More

Thank billtC9UU
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Theatre for the first time this week and what and amazing place.... the dcor was amazing and it was like going back in time. Watched Kabaret and that was amazing.... Only slight problem was we was sat right at the back and it...More

1  Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another visit to the Grand Theatre in Leeds. We had to queue in the rain waiting for the tickets to be checked and bags searched. Have seen a number of musicals over the years and thought this was not one of the outstanding musicals compared...More

Thank Anne S
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MancTeacher
25 August 2017|
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Response from AmySanderson | Property representative |
It has an air handling system rather than air conditioning. When are you coming as we are currently extending the system to hopefully improve the upper levels.
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Jacqueline M
27 July 2017|
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Response from DavidfromLeeds | Reviewed this property |
We had restricted view all 3 times we have been and the pillar doesn't bother you at all, you still get a great show
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Nadsid
31 March 2017|
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Response from GrandTheatreLS1 | Property representative |
You are best contacting box office for seat enquiries
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