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Little Theatre

St. Marks Road | Meadfoot, Torquay TQ1 2EL, England
+44 1803 299330
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Steel Magnolia's

I cannot praise last night's performance of Steel Magnolia's at The Little Theatre , Torquay... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
TorquayBelle
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Torquay, United Kingdom
Brilliant seaside theatre

This theatre is a converted church and how brilliantly it has been done. What was the Nave has... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
ArthursTrips
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Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
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TOADS Theatre Company - Torbay's premier drama venue! Welcome to TOADS Theatre Company in Torquay. Winner of the South Devon Drama Federation awards for: Best Supporting Actor 2014 for "Double Cut" Best Supporting Actress 2013 for "Time Was" Best Production 2012 and Best Actor 2012 for "Death of a Salesman" The Little Theatre promises to be a great night out with something to entertain everyone, from well-known classics, thrillers and comedies to ground-breaking works which offer challenges to audiences and performers alike. Have we got you interested? Then drop in and visit us! We look forward to seeing you.
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St. Marks Road | Meadfoot, Torquay TQ1 2EL, England
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

I cannot praise last night's performance of Steel Magnolia's at The Little Theatre , Torquay enough. Amazing performances from the whole cast of 6 ladies. It moved me from laughter to tears on more than one occasion . Yet another excellent production from Toads.

Thank TorquayBelle
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

This theatre is a converted church and how brilliantly it has been done. What was the Nave has become the seating auditorium; the Transept on one side is a licensed bar while the other side is a coffee shop and the stage takes up the...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

We discovered this small theatre online for our first visit to Torquay and what a find😀. We watched a murder mystery called Sleuth which was both captivating and funny. It is entirely run by amateurs but is of the highest standard coupled with enthusiasm and...More

Thank Rod B
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

I saw the heiress and was so impressed by the most amazing first class acting. I had a brilliant time as always at the wonderful little theatre. Never ever disappoints. Can't wait to see more !

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Reviewed 20 January 2018

The attendance at this run of 'The Perfect Murder' seemed very good. This years line up of plays is getting "bums on seats" Two people to day had travelled by bus from Plymouth in order to see this matinee performance, a real feather in the...More

1  Thank margaret k
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent show all round. Lovely environment. Staff very friendly, east parking. Highly recommended. Been to several shows here over the years, always an enjoyable evening

1  Thank Peter H
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I saw a "bedfull of foreigners" and laughed and laughed. Great acting by all actors. Brilliant storyline, and very very funny. I enjoyed it so much and can not wait to see more at this wonderful little theatre. Never disappoints.

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

I am a regular visitor to the Little Theatre, a venue for an enthusiastic team of people who love all things theatrical. This week was the bedroom farce, A Bedfull of Foreigners. It was well cast and built up well after a slow start. Nearly...More

1  Thank margaret k
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We have been visiting this theatre for several years and always enjoy the performances. It is in a converted church but very well done with comfortable seating, a bar and a cafe. Staff are always friendly and the varied performances of plays, comedies, musicals are...More

1  Thank Mike B
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

A fantastic comedy that was very entertaining , very professional with perfect comedy timing and great casting of performers . An intimate little venue providing comfortable seating with the beautiful setting of the old church features . Had a brilliant night with lots of laughter...More

3  Thank Dot O
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poppyodette
8 January 2017|
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Response from Katyed | Property representative |
Hi. Our 2017 season hasn't been announced yet but we often tie in with the Agatha Christie Festival held in Today in September.
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Mary H
3 January 2017|
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Response from Katyed | Property representative |
Hi. Thanks for your interest. The current season only goes up until the end of June. We normally have a two week production over the summer which falls approximately at the beginning of August.
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Denise B
13 November 2016|
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A Fairy Tale for Christmas. Author Chrissie Manny talking about her book based on theatre along with guests from our own theatre who influenced the story.
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