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Pitlochry Festival Theatre

2 Port-Na-Craig Road, Pitlochry PH16 5DR, Scotland
+44 1796 484600
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Love visiting this theatre.

We have been before, but it never disappoints. Lovely setting and we always have dinner before the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Frances-Jane
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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
Wonderful theatre

The 'theatre in the hills' is a great place to go if you like theatre. They do not have one play... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Brian M
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Montrose, United Kingdom
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2 Port-Na-Craig Road, Pitlochry PH16 5DR, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been before, but it never disappoints. Lovely setting and we always have dinner before the show, which is very good. I would advise if you book dinner to ask for a window table, as visitors seem to get placed by the wall and...More

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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Good afternoon and thank you for your review. It makes all the difference to hear from our audiences that your time here has been memorable and enjoyable. We certainly do have a gorgeous setting beside the Tummel and in the Perthshire hills at the gateway...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The 'theatre in the hills' is a great place to go if you like theatre. They do not have one play running for one or two weeks, they have a series of alternating plays. This is great if you are in the area for a...More

Thank Brian M
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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello and thank you so much for taking the time to give us your review and for spreading the word. We're so pleased you enjoyed the latest of our 6-show repertory season to launch- 'Before The Party' and had an enjoyable evening. We are indeed...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous performance of Little Voice, especially newcomer Laura Costello in the lead. Staff are always so friendly and welcoming and we enjoyed delicious dinner with stunning river views. Planning to go back soon!!More

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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good morning and thank you so much for your review. It's lovely to hear you enjoyed Little Voice - and yes, Laura bringing all those Divas vocally onto the stage is quite some goosebump moment! It's also great to hear you had an all-round, Pitlochry...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful show a must see! Cast and musicians were fantastic. Great night would go again. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Evelyn G
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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi and thank you for your great review. We think 'Chicago' is pretty spectacular but it makes all the difference to hear from our audiences how much they're loving it too! Thanks again and we hope to welcome you back with us sometime soon.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just seen this musical. Great show with a terrific cast. If anybody gets a chance to see it please do you will not be disappointed

Thank ScotlandGmclean
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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning and thank you so much for your super review. 'Chicago' was selling out hard and fast before opening and is certainly getting rave reviews from critics and audiences alike! Thanks for spreading the word and we do hope you'll visit again soon

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having visited this theatre twice this year I, along with my family and friends, cannot help but be impressed. The productions, most recently “Chicago” were simply superb. I have seen this show in New York, Sydney & Edinburgh but this is on a par with...More

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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning - and thank you for your super review. It's wonderful to hear from our visitors and that you've enjoyed your time with us as well as your show, of course. Chicago has certainly gone down a storm and it's wonderful to watch audiences...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing, brilliant and full of twists and turns. The cast were brilliant and the show was first class.More

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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Super! Thanks for your review - it makes all the difference to hear from happy audience members and to know they've had a memborable time. We hope you'll be able to visit again soon - there are 5 other productions running through the next 3...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely theatre, had someone in car park directing you to parking spaces, friendly staff, a pleasant theatre to visit for a show. Appreciate the fact that the seats have plenty of leg room. The show itself, Chicago, was amazing. The cast were all fabulous singers...More

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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning and thank you so much for taking the time to give us your review. The tickets have certainly flown out the door for Chicago, and even better to hear from our audiences how amazing it is too. Our 17-strong professional Season ensemble are...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We come up to Pitlochry about 4 times a year to visit the theatre. The show's have all, without exception , been first class. We thoroughly enjoy our visits and would recommend this lovely theatre to all.More

Thank Stuart M
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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi and thank you so much for taking the time to give us your review and for spreading the word. It's always lovely to hear from our regular visitors. We're so humbled to have visitors who holiday here in order to base their time around...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely night out with friendly staff. A walk away from our hotel in beautiful surroundings. You can even take a wee refreshment into the theatre.More

Thank Lorna G
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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning and thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review and to hear you experienced our award-winning welcome! It's so important for us to know our visitors are enjoying the theatre in every way. We hope you'll be back...More

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mainlanderadventurer
18 March 2018|
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Response from 640crispin | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, James, I only began going regularly in the 2014 season. You could check John Thaw on Google or even send a Facebook message to the Pitlochry Theatre. Have you booked for the 2018 season? It looks good!;
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Response from Edmund M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Didn't see this until now! Hope you had a good trip. Eddie.
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Response from giles c | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your question. Our summer programme is available online if you go to our website and click on 'What's On & Tickets' then scroll down that page to find links to a pdf file of the brochure or an interactive... More
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