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Queens Theatre

Theatre House Billet Lane, Hornchurch RM11 1QT, England
+44 1708 443333
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Always a good view

The theatre has a bar and snack bar, both have friendly helpful staff. Booking shows is easy and if... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dorset, United Kingdom
via mobile
Talon in concert

Had tickets bought for a gift to see the group Talon. We had a good evening with a full house for... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Essex, United Kingdom
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The Queen's Theatre Hornchurch is a vibrant producing theatre in the London Borough of Havering, serving East London, Essex and beyond since 1953. As a registered charity and the cultural hub of the region, over 200,000 people enjoy the theatre's programme every year, including the best in home-produced theatre, visiting live entertainment and inspiring Learning and Participation projects. Behind the scenes almost all of our sets and costumes are all lovingly created on-site by our highly skilled carpentry workshop, scenic artists and wardrobe department. The Queen's receives regular funding from the London Borough of Havering and is an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation. This helps us put theatre at the heart of the cultural life of the community we serve.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Theatre House Billet Lane, Hornchurch RM11 1QT, England
+44 1708 443333
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The theatre has a bar and snack bar, both have friendly helpful staff. Booking shows is easy and if you’re fairly quick you’re always guaranteed to get booked. Wherever you’re seated in the auditorium you’re guaranteed to have a good view as this is not...More

Thank Susan1921
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had tickets bought for a gift to see the group Talon. We had a good evening with a full house for the show. The theatre was easy to find and a large car park located next to it. Parking is free after 6pm but pay...More

Thank upmost
Reviewed 1 week ago

I always go to 2 or 3 pantos each year to compare, including this theatre. I have to say this was by far the worst one this year with no resemblance to the story at all. The same panto at Grays was how Beauty and...More

1  Thank Graham F
Reviewed 1 week ago

For many years now we have been going to Queens theatre in Hornchurch for the annual pantomime and have always enjoyed the productions so much but what a disappointment this year with Beauty and the Beast. There was no similarity at all to the original...More

1  Thank Linda A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with my daughter and grandchildren and what a fabulous time was had by all! Great story great singing great entertainment. I’ve read the other reviews and people should remember Disney did not write Beauty and the Beast. The Dame Betty Bonbon was superb....More

Thank Dandiedo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for our seasonal visit to the pantomime with granddaughters. Great family entertainment with all of the expected panto content. Did not stick religiously to the BATB story but it's a panto so not essential. I thought the quality of performers and singing was better...More

Thank Steve070872
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointed with this production. Barely recognizable as the Beauty and the Beast story. Booked as a birthday present for our 4 year old, but left at the interval as she could not understand what was going on at all and didn’t like it. Even...More

1  Thank travelbug186338
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been going to the Queens Theatre for years and have enjoyed how warm and friendly it has always been. Unfortunately, I have noticed that it has completely lost it's soul and looks tired and unwelcoming. It was freezing cold in there and many...More

Thank Kathryn0114
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I always take my family to see the panto at Queens Theatre every Christmas but I think after this experience I will definitely spend my money elsewhere next year. This show turned out to be a musical with a few traditional pantomime scenes thrown in....More

1  Thank thejemmac
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It pains me to give it a 2 star rating, every year we bring our kids and I was bought here as a kid by my grandparents, always a great highlight to Christmas Eve. First of all the cast sang excellent and all played instruments....More

Thank Horsleyfamily1
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