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Princess Theatre

Torbay Road, Torquay TQ2 5EZ, England
0844 871 3023
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Ranked #17 of 36 Attractions in Torquay
Type: Theaters
Most recent review
- Sep 15, 2014
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English first
Bideford, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

We went to the theatre during our stay in Torquay, the theatre was bigger than our local one in north devon. It could do with a bit of TLC. We. Saw Simon and Garfunkle story, which we thoroughly enjoyed

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Bless em all was the name of the show we went along to see and we could say that of the princess theartre staff as well , because they were so welcoming

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Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
9 attraction reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Whilst taking a lovely holiday in Paignton, we visited the Princess Theatre in Torquay on Sunday 7 September and again on Monday 8 September and enjoyed two fabulous shows. The theatre is ideally located overlooking the sea at Torquay, and is a lovely traditional seaside theatre. Metered street parking regrettably is the only convenient car parking available and, due to... More

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Paignton
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

Superb location right on the beach. Great choice of events and shows. We saw ed Byrne. Looking forwArd to some agatha Christie next time. Plenty of parking outside on the roadside. Bar and restaurant aswell.

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Hove
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74 reviews 74 reviews
3 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I'm not a big fan of cats - especially the ones that leave gifts for me on my front lawn, but the show put on by the London touring company at Torquay was good even for a musical skeptic such as myself. The theatre is really nice - a pint less than £4, and a poke of chips for a... More

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St Ives, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Went to watch Jethro, he was really funny.The theatre is really nice and was able to find our seat without any problems.

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SAINT PETERSBURG
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74 reviews 74 reviews
43 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This theatre is in a beautiful location on the main street by the harbor in Torquay and close to the downtown area. It was easy to reach by bus from Paignton but I am not sure where drivers would find parking, as there was no parking lot. The theatre reminded me of a grand old movie theatre with balcony from... More

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Variety and quality of shows is brilliant All seats good & bars have fab views. Visit regularly and wish others would support their local theatre

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Llanbradach Mid Glamorgan
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Popped in here to watch Jim Davidson, pleasant enough venue, could do with a revamp but these days what couldn't. Good value for money

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Torquay, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

An excellent show full of energy and great singing and dancing. It was as good as the West End production.

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