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Crucible Theatre

Sheffield Theatres 55 Norfolk Street, Sheffield S1 1DA, England
+44 114 249 6000
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School trip - Hairspray

Great theatre with very affordable tickets. Drinks and snacks are a little expensive as you would... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Dan J
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Busy cameramen go about the intricate business of capturing the tension close-up.

– Managed to get 2nd row tickets for snooker World Championships and experienced, first hand... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John M
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Lyon, France
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“world snooker” (45 reviews)
“my fair lady” (21 reviews)
“thrust stage” (19 reviews)
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Sheffield Theatres 55 Norfolk Street, Sheffield S1 1DA, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great theatre with very affordable tickets. Drinks and snacks are a little expensive as you would expect in a theatre but you can bring your own snacks and drinks in.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

– Managed to get 2nd row tickets for snooker World Championships and experienced, first hand, history in the making as the great Ronnie O’Sullivan went out in the early rounds. The Crucible Theatre is quite modest to look at; the neighbouring Lyceum theatre has a...More

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SheffieldTheatres, Sheffield Theatres at Crucible Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your great review, a great insight to the Crucible experience

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a terrific play about women’s resilience, empowerment and friendships. It’s context is the Miners’ Strike and the women who set up soup kitchens. The same women now run the food banks in Austerity Britain. The performances of the 5 women are superb. The...More

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SheffieldTheatres, Sheffield Theatres at Crucible Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your great review, we are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed the performance and hope we can welcome you back soon

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Reviewed 1 week ago

wonderful show, seating was ok. sound was good. drinks prices are ridiculous. toilets were clean and queues not too big

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SheffieldTheatres, Sheffield Theatres at Crucible Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for review, we hope that we can welcome you all back soon

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We go to the crucible musical every January, and once again was not disappointed. The show was fabulous.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have always had an excellent experience of quality drama and musicales at the Crucible. No surprise that it was the Regional Theatre of the Year for two years running. The Wizard of Oz was under the new Artistic Director. so pleasing that productions of...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great theatre which always provides great entertainment. Well situated for public transport, not great for parking.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to see Wizard of Oz as a treat for mum’s Birthday. The production was excellent, staff were friendly, facilities good & overall evening was great

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Crucible. Obviously best known for the World Championship Snooker but also gets some quality shows the rest of the year too and the panromines at Christmas are brilliant . (says my 6 year old) The venue itself has been modernised a bit but still...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No other place like it, unique special, you got to go just to sample the atmosphere only this place could generate for a World Final

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Terry S
29 December 2017|
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Response from marieG4587IV | Reviewed this property |
yes there is and its free to use .your only allowed an handbag in the theater so any shopping ect has to be left at the cloakroom ,which is very safe and secure.
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Terry S
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Yes lots
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Response from bazonian2015 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure of the nearest, but Travel lodge are good value. Also talked to someone who used a Holiday Inn express nearby, which they booked a year in advance. Need to book quickly to get a room. Gets booked up,
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