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Barnfield Theatre

Address: Barnfield Road, Exeter EX1 1SN, England
Phone Number: 01392 270891
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Ranked #13 of 44 Activities in Exeter
Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
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Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

This performance of Cinderella was outstanding, probably the most entertaining and funny panto we've seen and we've seen alot! The cast we're all very polished and of a very high standard of acting and singing ability. Much better than some 'supposedly' proffesional productions that cost much more. Lyn Burgoyne did and amazing job of directing this talented cast, please do... More 

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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37 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Went to the Panto - Cinderella - with the family. The theatre is very cosy and no issues with seeing the stage. The cast from ELTC were great - especially the ugly sisters mother! Great price and great audience participation. Not sure about two of the jokes but otherwise very entertaining.

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Marlow, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Last night Barnfield Theatre Exeter was an amazing gig we arrived a bit early worrying about the amount of roadworks but had a smooth ride in even managing to park on the road free of charge. Got to theatre about 6.15 and the doors opened at 7.00, spent a lovely time with Jenny and her friend in the bar before... More 

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EXETER, England
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Although fairly small, this theatre packs a punch. Situated near the city centre, offering a huge range of entertainment, from pantomimes to folk singers. There's great bar, and a café, handy box office, just inside the door. What ever the event, you'll find a fantastic atmosphere, seats I find are very reasonably priced, and makes for an enjoyable night out... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Visited this theatre recently, it's quite small and intimate but a lovely venue. Easy to find, easy to access the auditorium whether you can walk or need assistance. Seats comfy, no pillars to get in your view! I have also performed there with a group of singers and it is a surprisingly big space although the dressing rooms are a... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Very friendly staff. Good bar not overpriced like some theatres, £3.60 for large glass of rose. Not bad at all.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

The Barnfield offers great acoustics, and atmosphere - all of the seats have a good view, and it's right in the centre of Exeter. The theatre seems to be widening its coverage of live music - especially singer songwriters. We went to see Show of Hands, who sold out 2 nights, and was an excellent show. Upcoming are people like... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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7 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

this was my second visit in the space of a week to this venue on the Sunday i saw the Passadena Roof Orchestra who were brilliant but you could not take beer to your seat as it was a sunday afternoon show and the average age of the audience was 70+ when we went for Sean Lock the bar was... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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111 reviews 111 reviews
60 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

Lovely venue which I wish Exeter used more of. Good little cafe and small theatre with some interesting events.

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Devonport, United Kingdom
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118 attraction reviews
207 helpful votes 207 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

The Barnfield Theatre is a delight. It's not big, compact and bijou, yet the theatre management manage to put on some really good shows throughout the year. The productions are varied and there is something for everyone. There is a small bar and coffee shop on the ground floor. Should you require disabled access do mention this. Seats are available... More 

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