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Theatre Royal Brighton

New Road, Brighton BN1 1SD, England
+44 844 871 7650
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“leg room” (32 reviews)
“great shows” (11 reviews)
“pre west end” (9 reviews)
New Road, Brighton BN1 1SD, England
+44 844 871 7650
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Reviewed yesterday

Went to see Driving Miss Daisy tonight. Brilliant performance but sadly the theatre was only about a third full so not a lot of atmosphere. One thing that really surprised me was the cost of a small tub of ice cream £4. ! What a...More

Thank fraserSussexEngland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to see killer queen whilst in Brighton. Tickets bought online and collected from the box office without any fuss. Had a nice drink in the ajoining bar before the show where the prices were reasonable. Our tickets were in the second circle where the...More

1  Thank Mark E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to see the wonderful Les cage aux folles. A lovely building. But so hot! No air conditioning and it seriously needed it.

Thank Rodinos P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the theatre on the evening of 26th August 2017. The temperture inside was ridiculous. I was sitting in the second row, in the middle of the second circle, and the theatre had installed one fan on either side of the corridor at the back....More

Thank Ganymede10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brighton has a beautiful theatre and I have seen numerous plays and musicals here being quite near to home. However if I know a larger production is at a larger theatre I tend to book there. I find the stage isn't really big enough to...More

Thank Joanna D
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This Theatre is a must see, it's very old school but very clean for an older Theatre 🎭, we really enjoyed Shirley Valentine and will definitely come back to see other productions, didn't know about the place really but I'm hooked...., Easier than Londons west...More

Thank Sara19672015
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

I've been visiting this theatre for years and years and love it. It has so much character and is situated very centrally in Brighton. It offers a wonderful selection of entertainment to suit every taste. I would also like to praise James DuBois (theatre administrator)...More

Thank EmJayMoo66
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This production is truly dynamic. The story is brilliantly executed by wonderful actors who portray each and every character with enormous physicality and imagination. Every movement from each character felt ‘in sync’ as if they were responding to each other and the accompanying music and...More

Thank SharonBrighton
Reviewed 23 July 2017

What a wonderful theatre. Very friendly helpful staff, the building itself has lots of character and wonderful ambiance. Saw the last night of Shirley Valentine. Great front row seats. Excellent production of a great play. Well presented and well acted. Well worth the 5hr round...More

Thank Ifachef
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Went to the last showing of this amazing play, it was superb, small quaint Theatre but lovely, seating is ok and quite comfortable, Bar was ok, takes a while to be serviced as its small, the staff were great !!

Thank Andy N
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19 September 2017|
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Response from Mark E | Reviewed this property |
Hello there We had seats in the second circle and space was at a premium!!! Seats close together so if you need extra space suggest booking one of the boxes or maybe the stalls?? Enjoy the show!!!
19 September 2017|
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Response from Ian-From-Kent | Reviewed this property |
They were fine for an overweight 62 year old!
Janette S
11 July 2016|
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Response from Carol D | Reviewed this property |
This is the contact number for the Theatre Royal...give them a ring. UK Customers: 0844 871 7615 (Calls cost 7p per minute, plus your phone company's access charge)