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Brunton Theatre

Brunton Hall Ladywell Way, Musselburgh EH21 6AF, Scotland
+44 131 665 9900
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What a fantastic panto

What a great evening we had at the panto. The kids loved it and were shouting and booing like... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2017
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
via mobile
Needs a bit of TLC

Went to see Daniel Sloss on Saturday in the smaller theatre. Good gig but the theatre itself needs... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Andrew S
Glasgow, United Kingdom
via mobile
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The Brunton is the place to be for the best in quality music, theatre, dance, comedy, children's shows and film - all year round. Our newly refurbished venue 1 allows us to offer even more entertainment as well as being available for private or corporate hire. The ideal space for bespoke wedding or conference packages.
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  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Brunton Hall Ladywell Way, Musselburgh EH21 6AF, Scotland
+44 131 665 9900
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

What a great evening we had at the panto. The kids loved it and were shouting and booing like crazy. Everyone got so engrossed in it. Even the baddy was great and the kids just loved being scared by her. The actors and dancers were...More

1  Thank grannyhanlan
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Went to see Daniel Sloss on Saturday in the smaller theatre. Good gig but the theatre itself needs a lot of work pretty dated with a lot of temporary repairs. Staff were okay but thought they were at a major venue with there attitude at...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We were herded into theatre with stern voice giving 2 minute warning only to sit and wait whilst Eddi Reader finished her dinner as she announced when she came onto stage. This meant we overran at the end. Unfortunately as this was advertised and sold...More

Thank Joji111
Reviewed 14 October 2017

great little theatre to visit with really great acts and a great restaurant, have visited many times and always check whats playing when we're in the area

Thank Heather194
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

The Brunton Theater is a small intimate theatre with tired seating so no matter where you sit you have a great view. Productions are usually a very reasonable price. Staff are very friendly and helpful. They have a lovely bar and lounge where you can...More

Thank Brian1313
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This is an annual event held on the last Saturday of August.We had a wonderful afternoon. The flowers & plants were fabulous. We bought some excellent (and inexpensive) cakes & plants. They have a great tombola and the kids got loads of prizes. There was...More

Thank k9whippets
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I go with friends to see lots of shows. Recently have seen Elvis Tribute, and The Searchers, yes the real ones,they are in their 70's and still performing. Great to sing along with all their hits and meet them as we leave. They have a...More

Thank Angela L
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Been a few times to watch Olive Twist ,and Elvis, lovely restaurant, good prices, my only concern is when at the Evis show ,people were up singing and dancing in the narrow isles, it was way to tight for space and i was sitting at...More

1  Thank poppy066
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Looking for a good breakfast in Musselburgh, Scotland? Then you cannot go wrong with a visit to the brassiere at the Brunton Halls in Musselburgh. Freshly, cooked to your taste served by friendly staff. A good range of cakes and pastries and delicious meals at...More

Thank MusselburghMover
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The Brunton theatre is a small theatre but with tiered seating you get a good view no matter where you are seated and prices are reasonable as well A most enjoyable evening

1  Thank 8geo0
TheBrunton, Public Relations Manager at Brunton Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear you had a great night out.

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