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Theatre Royal

100 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6BR, England
+44 191 244 2500
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100 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6BR, England
+44 191 244 2500
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What a wonderful theatre, great atmosphere great sound,don't feel like you're being ripped off with prices. Seats do get a bit uncomfortable after an hour but if the show is good who cares. Crazy for you was brilliant, great dancing and even better musicians, the...More

Thank worldtraveller951
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited this theatre many times over the years and have always found it one of the most beautiful and welcoming in the North East. My most recent visits were Young Frankenstein a few weeks ago, and Crazy for You last night - both...More

Thank Mark-Clegg-1974
Reviewed 1 week ago

I saw a WONDERFUL show here last week. It was "Young Frankenstein" appearing here in the North-East before going to the West End. Hard to believe. I have been to this theatre many times since I was a child and they never fail. Seats are...More

Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just love this Theatre. Not only do you get top notch shows from the West End you get glorious Opera too. Very welcoming to solo visitors. You don't feel at all out of place. Staff are very friendly and helpful. There is free parking...More

Thank lyndsayr998
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was here to see Young Frankenstein the musical. The show was fabulous, very entertaining, I haven't laughed so much in a long time. Highly recommended! The theatre itself is beautiful inside, a real gem!

Thank SWOStockport
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastically hilarious, brilliantly brought to stage - cast and crew did Mel proud!!! Songs and performances were great, added even more humour to an already hilarious movie. Sheer excellence! Went to the 2:30 pm performance, grand circle seats were perfect. Theatre as always was warm...More

Thank geordiesNorthEast
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent venue, with good seating angles. Saw Young Frankenstein which worked very well in the venue. Friendly staff. Would have given more stars but no one checked our tickets or seemed to have any security. We literally could have walked in off the street and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

"Judgement in Stone" was very entertaining; although the actors at first seemed to have problems with the sound and were "shouting" rather than just projecting their voice. I have long legs but there was plenty of room and the seats were quite comfortable for the...More

Thank john e
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I accept that lines may be engaged so you have to redial but to then get through and then wait over 20 minutes for someone to answer on a premium rate charge is disgraceful. I will not book again.More

Thank paradisesydney
TheatreRoyalNewc, Public Relations Manager at Theatre Royal, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi - sorry to hear you had to wait, we are experiencing especially high volumes of calls at the moment. Online booking is a very quick and convenient alternative way to book tickets. The telephone number you refer to has been in place for many...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

After arriving at the theatre we went upstairs to the bar.My husband and I ordered two soft drinks which we felt were expensive at £2.95 each.We travel to many north east theatres and the Royal is certainly the most expensive for drinks. We took our...More

Thank Amethyst-2009
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When I went to the Theatre Royale to see a show, I was way up in he Amphitheatre looking down. Looking at the seating arrangements in the stalls, I wouldn't have said that the second row, or even the front row for that... More