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Curve Theatre

Curve Theatre 1 Rutland Street, Leicester LE1 1SB, England
+44 116 242 3595
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Several visits always good

Great venue, friendly staff. We regularly visit the curve to see shows that appeal. Great... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kibworth Harcourt, United Kingdom
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Creative Curve

This place is amazing...i had never been to the theatre before and was unsure if i would enjoy it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hayley Holness D
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Curve Theatre is Leicester’s magnificent home for theatre and the performing arts and is situated at the heart of the city’s Cultural Quarter. Curve is a proud supporter of new and emerging talent and actively participates in the development of the next generation of artists, writers and directors. As well as presenting some of the world’s finest touring work, Curve produces a varied programme of diverse, exciting and inspiring theatre including large scale musicals to rival the West End.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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Curve Theatre 1 Rutland Street, Leicester LE1 1SB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great venue, friendly staff. We regularly visit the curve to see shows that appeal. Great entertainment too.

Thank Sarah3Slater
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is amazing...i had never been to the theatre before and was unsure if i would enjoy it or even if it was my thing...since the first time i went a year ago to see oliver twist i have been 3 more times to...More

Thank Hayley Holness D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely building, had a coffee in the busy cafe before the show. The seating was comfortable in the auditorium, and the view was good. Bit of a squeeze letting people past you, every time somebody wanted the toilet or refreshments, so just like the cinema...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

FANTASTIC, truly superb, thoroughly enjoyable! We gave Darren Bennett a standing ovation for taking on the role of Scrooge at such short notice - an amazing actor......he was just fantastic to watch. Highly recommended and I'm an avid visitor to The Curve. Jules

1  Thank JulesCrawley
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited the Curve last night to see Scrooge. We have been to this excellent venue many times in the past, to watch various plays. The venue is one of the best we have been to, and we’ve visited quite a few in England. It has...More

1  Thank AlexTheJock
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic theatre which I go to regularly. Very welcoming staff, lovely food in the cafe and reasonable drinks prices. Parking very good too which you get discounted. Scrooge is a fantastic show and I agree west end standard. Choreography is beautiful, songs and harmonies fab,costumes,...More

Thank Macleo2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The front of house /foyer is a cavernous and confusing space which runs all the way round the auditorium. Finding the lift to the upper circle access is virtually impossible without the assistance of the staff. There is limited bar space, only a snack bar...More

Thank UncleBeardo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely 5* performance, the story by Charles Dickinens is the old story put to music which has created a fantastic 2-30 performance. The scenery makes you find your self in a by gone era , which is full of energy and life and music, best...More

1  Thank Jenbaz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So what do you want from a Christmas Show? Great songs, a great cast and a great story that envelopes you with Christmas spirit and sends you on your jolly way, singing a song and doing your best cockney walk back to your car. All...More

1  Thank Colin H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Matinee of Scrooge the musical- absolutely loved it. Made me jump, laugh and cry - beautiful. We sat in row E seats 1 & 2 which were good, though you had to stretch a little if right at the back of the stage, but would...More

1  Thank thainforever
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Robert T
17 November 2017|
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Response from Alexis P | Reviewed this property |
As it’s a smaller venue all the seating is good. Hope this helps.
21 July 2017|
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Response from Mark G | Reviewed this property |
I think it's sold out, worth ringing them though