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Citizens Theatre

119 Gorbals Street, Glasgow G5 9DS, Scotland
+44 141 429 0022
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Bold Girls

Went to this theatre on Saturday night. The show was really good and we all enjoyed. We were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gracemaj
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
My favourite theatre in this city

A stunning theatre and I love the back ground behind it, staff are always lovely and ticket prices... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Sarah0611
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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The home of great theatre in Glasgow, offering a world-class repertoire of classic and contemporary plays.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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119 Gorbals Street, Glasgow G5 9DS, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to this theatre on Saturday night. The show was really good and we all enjoyed. We were sitting in front seats and although the view of the stage was good we were all a bit cold. There seemed to be a draft. I know...More

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CitizensTheatre, Public Relations Manager at Citizens Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad to hear you enjoyed Bold Girls Grace! You're quite right that we're in need of our upgrade as our beloved theatre is in some real need of some TLC. One of the benefits of our planned new building will be a far more...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A stunning theatre and I love the back ground behind it, staff are always lovely and ticket prices are always reasonable, I love the citzs and I love what they do. Make’s me proud to be from Glasgow and an actor.

Thank Sarah0611
Reviewed 23 December 2017

went to the studio at the citizens theatre with my 4 year old granddaughter to see the Last night before Christmas.Th parents and grandparents sat on benches and the kids sat on the floor small venue but great for kids. what a marvelous show for...More

Thank Eileen C
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Went to see Trainspotting, the actors & actresses were terrific. My son & I thoroughly enjoyed it. I would recommend the theatre. It was my first time there & I can't walk far but the parking was right beside the door. The only negative, they...More

Thank Marion P
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Went to see trainspotting held our attention throughout with a funny and quite serious turn of events well worth going to see , staff very plesent and helpful , easy Parking and access, £4 taxi from merchant city.

Thank Kevinn398
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We chose to go here over other performances sadly. We attended Travels with my Aunt. For some reason they chose to rotate the characters through the roles which led to a very confusing performance. The building itself was nice and the story behind how they...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

What a wonderful way to see the hard work that goes on behind the scenes of a Theatre production. I so recommend this tour and the way in which it was delivered by a hard working passionate volunteer. I arrived via Glasgow "Underground Bridge Street...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Brilliant theatre, many a famous got their start here and they also play host to a number of touring productions. Think artistic rather than West End hand-me-downs

Thank Paul C
CitizensTheatre, Public Relations Manager at Citizens Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thanks for your review Paul, hope to see you at the Citz again soon!

Reviewed 1 June 2017

One of my favourite places to visit when in Glasgow,seen a number of productions,most memorable was Pinter's The Caretaker, most recent visit was to an adaptation of Michael Caine film Get Carter ( actually of the novel ) Highly recommended

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CitizensTheatre, Public Relations Manager at Citizens Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Thanks so much for the lovely feedback - glad to hear that you enjoy your visits to the Citizens Theatre - we hope to welcome you back soon!

Reviewed 27 May 2017

Wonderful evocative theatre with friendly staff. Very reasonably priced tickets. Good sight lines. One downside, not yet anywhere very near for refreshment. Eat in town first!

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Ruth M
18 December 2017|
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Response from CitizensTheatre | Property representative |
Hi Ruth, we do have a free car park at the Citz that can accommodate a minibus. The carpark is accessed on Cleland Street on a one way system from Crown Street or Laurieston Road. The car park can fill up quite quickly for... More
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dalecrew05
9 April 2017|
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Response from CitizensTheatre | Property representative |
Hello Dale, it's slightly dependent on the production you've booked for how restricted your view will be from your seat at the end of a row. Normally, your view of the side of the stage that you're sitting on may be slightly... More
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