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Palace Theatre

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Address: Oxford Street, Manchester M1 6FT, England
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08440 871 3019

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Evening show

This is a beautiful old theatre, which should be supported, and going off the limited tickets available for the couple of shows I booked, it is obviously doing well. I agree... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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219 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a beautiful old theatre, which should be supported, and going off the limited tickets available for the couple of shows I booked, it is obviously doing well. I agree with the other comments regarding the seating and drinks. It's not surprising that they have started searching ladies bags as, if you knew the price of drinks before you... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went to see Billy Elliot at the Saturday matinee. A fantastic show which has been much rewritten to the good since it first arrived in the West End. There is lots of strong language in it which is necessary to create the atmosphere of the situation. Our seats were in the Grand Tier and we noticed that those who... More 

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Barnsley South Yorkshire
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124 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We took our family of adults to see the musical We had bought tickets for our two granddaughters 5 and 8 but realised it was going to be unsuitable for them so I sold them the tickets two adult friends Glad we did not take them as the unsavoury language was not what we would have wanted them to hear... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Never mind the production that is on take the time to look up at the building inside it I stunning we usually go in the stalls

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Runcorn England
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42 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Took my wife to see Billy Elliot the musical as a Birthday treat. This is a lovely Theatre, and the show was brilliant, but seating very cramped and after 3 hours sitting down numbs the bottom, so everybody was twitching in the seats. Drinks inside quite expensive and shorts and mixers were cans. We traveled by train from Frodsham to... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A popular city centre theatre offering largely mainstream 'guaranteed bums on seats shows' such as BILLY ELLIOT, SHREK, LION KING ETC. Toilets are shabby, dated and need updating. Staff constantly changing which is a shame as I would like to see even a little consistency. Often get to meet the performers at stage door. Poor sightings even just a 3rd... More 

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Western Ireland, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

FANTASTIC, what a brilliant show, would highly recommend this to anyone definitely worth every penny.

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Bury, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a show that we'd wanted to see for some time and we weren't disappointed with the production. The performance from all the cast was excellent, mixing pathos with humour and some great dancing. The only let down is the seating at this venue. In all other aspects, sound, views, customer service this is a good theatre but the... More 

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Wirral, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow what a fantastic show this is. We first saw it when it was streamed live at cinema's a couple of years ago. So when we saw it was only coming to Manchester we had too book. Simply outstanding from start to finish. Well done to all the cast you had us glued to our seats from beginning to end.... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This review is for the new 'Oxford Street Bistro' at the Palace Theatre which doesn't appear to have its own page yet. The building is stunning and the staircase leading up to the bistro provides a grand entrance. The restaurant has been refurbished nicely with warm welcoming tones. However the menu is a real letdown. We were told that of... More 

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