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The Dukes

Moor Lane, Lancaster LA1 1QE, England
+44 1524 598500
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Aladdin Christmas Pantomime

Superb Christmas Show. Enjoyed by all the audience - young and old. Lots of fun and the cast of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Blackburn Lancs
Aladdin Show

Quirky Theatre, what a lovely place to take the family. The show was fantastic, my husband... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
Chorley, United Kingdom
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The Dukes is an award winning producing theatre. We run rich theatre, film, art and education programmes. We are the home of the nationally renowned Williamson Park Walkabout Theatre show which has had over 500,000 visitors over the last 30 years.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Moor Lane, Lancaster LA1 1QE, England
+44 1524 598500
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Superb Christmas Show. Enjoyed by all the audience - young and old. Lots of fun and the cast of only 5 actors were all great - lots of energy , good voices and very entertaining. We had a very good laugh. We went to the...More

Thank Iantravelswell
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Quirky Theatre, what a lovely place to take the family. The show was fantastic, my husband commented on how good the actors where. Again great prices only £15.00 each for Saturday evening show.

Thank Julie649
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Superb afternoon at the Dukes to watch their Xmas production Aladdin. It was witty, entertaining and thoughtfully put together. Highly recommended. Staff are super helpful and it’s a genuinely welcoming place.

Thank finnandfriada
Reviewed 15 November 2017

We went to see Waiting for Godot at The Dukes. Stunningly good, as are all the plays we've seen there. If you want to catch Waiting for Godot, it transfers to the Stephen Joseph Theatre.

Thank Antmaim
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Went to see a filmed version of La Traviata. It was so much better than I expected! Music projected really well. Seats comfortable - though some have clearly been re-covered. For a local theatre I really had not expected this size of cinema. Will definitely...More

Thank EFW_12
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We have been to many plays in the park and enjoyed most of them. Treasure island was the exception. The actors shouted and screamed a lot and with the high amplification we could not hear what was said. There seemed to be little similarity between...More

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Both to watch a play or view a chosen movie this is a gem of a place with so much more going on. It's a credit to Lancaster to have the Dukes - well done to all involved.

1  Thank DianeNDrew
Reviewed 4 June 2017

The Dukes is a great venue for the more arty films and plays, great bar and cafe, lovely staff, it's a real treat as you get to see films and plays which are not mainstream but high quality. A local attraction that deserves our support...More

Thank tcampapril
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I must say I have been to The Dukes quite a few times to watch some of the latest films that are on General Release, the staff are very polite & helpful.

Thank peterentwistle1
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Coming to the end of my visit in Lancaster England, I left some time on my trip to visit The Dukes. I was not disappointed! With such a wide range of theatre and film attractions it makes this place top of my list to visit...More

Thank Hello T
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