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The Little Theatre

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Address: The Little Theatre Dover Street, Leicester LE1 6PW, England
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All staff very friendly Lovely bar area and very reasonable drinks prices too I'm sure we will be returning

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All staff very friendly Lovely bar area and very reasonable drinks prices too I'm sure we will be returning

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1 Thank Rlwalters
Northampton, United Kingdom
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118 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017

Lovely little theatre, in the centre of the shopping district. Easy walking distance from the train station. Don't worry if your seats are not near the front, you will still have a great view even if sitting on the back row.

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1 Thank Alison P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Watched Knightmare Live! here last night. Is in a very central location. Very friendly staff and well organised. The theatre was packed but we managed to get served quickly at the bar during the interval. Likewise with toilet queues! Great venue for a show like Knightmare Live. Really enjoyed our evening. Thank you.

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1 Thank Jenny B
Greater London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

I went to the Little Theatre to watch the thriller, Sleuth. The play itself was everything I expected and very enjoyable. The venue is staffed by volunteers and the levels of service exceeded a lot of professional venues.

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1 Thank Clifford H
Kettering, United Kingdom
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21 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

We went to see "Don't Dress for Dinner" at the weekend and can only say great things about the actors and also the little theatre in general. There is always a good relaxed kind of atmosphere which you don't always find in the larger London theatres and productions. Well done the Little theatre we will be back as many times... More 

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1 Thank nick f
Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

This really was one of the best pantomimes i have seen. Screech and Bellow the comedy doule act were exceptional and displayed a great sense of comic timing. Great all round family entertainment well worth the money.

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1 Thank Bonsuivit
Norwich
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87 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

We regularly visit family in Leicestershire and have visited this lovely theatre twice to see two very good plays. The set up is really nice - quite a big theatre (contrary to the name!) with a nice bar and friendly staff. The two plays - both performed by amateur casts - were excellent and the most recent (a play called... More 

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1 Thank AndyGC
Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Took my granddaughter to see the above panto last week. 10/10. Fun for all.. Panto dame ( with 12 changes of topical outfits) and the the two heralds marvellous with audience participation. As good as any big theatre. Well done.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

A great night such a laugh. A lovely small theatre suitable for all ages. Friendly staff. Definitely recommend. Various productions to suit all tastes.

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1 Thank lijazocasi
Leicester, United Kingdom
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11 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely evening, wonderful performance, excellent staff and volunteers. Drinks and snacks very reasonable. All seats have a fab view and the car park opposite only charges £2. Well worth a visit

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