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Gala Theatre Durham

Millennium Place | Durham, Durham DH1 1WA, England
+44 300 026 6600
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Comedy night with Simon Amstell

My first time visiting this theatre as I tend to go and watch shows through Newcastle with it being... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Chris G
South Shields, England, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice theatre, but awful booking system

I have had difficulty buying tickets at this venue several times. The website once crashed at a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“stage school” (6 reviews)
“comedy store” (6 reviews)
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Millennium Place | Durham, Durham DH1 1WA, England
+44 300 026 6600
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My first time visiting this theatre as I tend to go and watch shows through Newcastle with it being slightly closer for me. In future though I will definitely be keeping an eye on upcoming shows. The venue is fantastic, very modern with big comfy...More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have had difficulty buying tickets at this venue several times. The website once crashed at a crucial time when I was buying tickets, I received a message to say that I had not successfully bought tickets, so I tried again and I ended up...More

Thank DrCave
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for the comedy store, parked nearby on the riverside, no lengthy queues upon arrival except at the bar but they soon got through them, as you expect they are higher than the norm but if you get there early, you’re opposite a Lloyd’s bar...More

Thank SharonJT67
Reviewed 20 October 2017

It's more of a phone experience than actually visiting. I was trying to get a Lumiere ticket but as my web went down the transaction didn't go through. An account had been created but no transaction had gone through after a mountain had been made...More

Thank Clare S
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We were in here recently for a great concert,i prefer concert halls of this size ,So i was quite looking forward to this .Parking is available quite close by so that a good plus point,plenty of restaurants very close by so another box ticked,i would...More

Thank pfc302
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Attended the theatre to see a Noel Coward play. Great venue Excellent staff Central location Parking nearby

Thank Mix-m8
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Saw Russell Watson here last night. Nice venue with comfortable seat clean and modern. Bar on site with plenty of places to eat nearby.

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Saw 'Rent' which was an excellent production with very talented performers. The theatre itself has excellent seating set on a slope so you see past people sitting in front of you. The stage is a good size. The only improvements would be the toilet facilities...More

Thank Bee B
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

First time at this theatre to see the School Edition of " Rent " The theatre is modern and has a nice feel about it, with excellent sound & lighting. I was amazed at how professional the production was, these young people should be very...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 30 July 2017

I went to see Rent at the theatre about teenagers struggling in empoveriged New York. I was overwhelmed by the talent of the Gala youth theatre actors. It was an astounding performance by everyone of them., The singing voices, the acting and the emotion they...More

Thank M A
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mrs M
3 December 2016|
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Response from michelle b | Reviewed this property |
I would say 4 -6 rows from front on the middle.
Sheila S
9 September 2016|
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Response from Peter L | Reviewed this property |
Not sure , best thing to do is check the website
16 June 2016|
Response from holidaymanWashington | Reviewed this property |
As far as I can see, there is nothing on at the theatre, at the moment. There may be something on at their cinema but the listings aren't up yet. Best advice is to keep checking on their website, for up to date events.