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Opera House Manchester

Opera House 3 Quay Street, Manchester M3 3HP, England
+44 844 871 3018
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Avoid the Circle!

The show (a Buddy Holly tribute) was amazing but the seating arrangements left a lot to be desired... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MiffysMum
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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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Miss Saigon

The Opera House is great and Miss Saigon was amazing - we were even moved in the interval to a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Melody D
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“meatloaf” (44 reviews)
“full monty” (13 reviews)
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Opera House 3 Quay Street, Manchester M3 3HP, England
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+44 844 871 3018
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"last night"
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"special effects"
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"singing and dancing"
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"lovely theatre"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The show (a Buddy Holly tribute) was amazing but the seating arrangements left a lot to be desired. We were on row B in the Circle - the seats were tiny and the woman next door had her elbow jammed into my ribs for most...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Opera House is great and Miss Saigon was amazing - we were even moved in the interval to a better seat as we had end seats and were missing a bit of the set on stage - ordering drinks for the interval is also...More

Thank Melody D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended for a matinee of Harirspray the Musical. The show is excellent - a real feelgood show. The venue is absolutely awful - made to queue outside in pouring rain for 15 minutes whilst a woman yelled at us to "open your bags and...More

Thank Digby98
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner got blue package tickets for Hairspray and this was the best idea she's had! £15 each and you get there and receive a box with some crisps raisins and a small bottle of your chosen wine and a programme included so it was...More

Thank Roxanne M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this venue the staff are friendly and Miss Saigon was amazing if you want to see a great show give this a try

Thank Tony F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, what an amazing performance! Thoroughly enjoyed Hairspray The Musical - plenty of feel good factor, humour and entertainment. The cast were brilliant! This was my first visit to the Opera House, and the staff were superb. I had previously telephoned to ask about nearby...More

Thank Simon S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just seen this band at MK theatre, amazing night and certainly bought back great memories of growing up with George Michael. If you get a chance to see them go, worth every penny. The lead singer sounds just like GM.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from an amazing show. Great atmosphere. Great songs brilliant cast . Would definitely recommend for that feel good factor

Thank shrewsbury38
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dreadful. Singer you can’t understand a word he says. Backing group too loud. Terrible show. Does not look at r sound like Buddy Holly

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this - it’s a feel good, un-demanding, light hearted show, full of laughs & a fair dose of smut. Terrific atmosphere in the theatre & a packed house. Casting is superb with lots of well known faces & some incredible singing voices, though I’d...More

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jimphillip
19 April 2018|
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Response from shrewsbury38 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not able to help you as already had my tickets. I’m sure if you ring the theatre they will be able to help
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Andrea S
23 March 2018|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
personally i would avoid the bar as it is extortionate
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GraemeCoyne
29 January 2018|
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Response from Smith01England | Reviewed this property |
We have never had any problem with leg room. My husband is early 6 foot. We usually sit in the stalls. Hope this helps.
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