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Address: Lakeside, Keswick, England
Phone Number: 01-76-87-74411
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Description: Cumbria’s year-round theater hosts a wide range of visiting drama, music...
Cumbria’s year-round theater hosts a wide range of visiting drama, music, dance, talks, comedy and film.
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Entertaining evening -HAYFEVER

Another really enjoyable evening at the lovely Theatre by the Lake and another really professional production which at times was laugh out loud. Actors really gelled together... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Carlisle
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Another really enjoyable evening at the lovely Theatre by the Lake and another really professional production which at times was laugh out loud. Actors really gelled together - our only quarrel was with the play itself which we didnt think was Coward'[s best - last act a bit of a let down. But this didn't take away from the production... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

I have enjoyed many events at this place in the past. Superb location with lots of parking nearby. Excellent catering facilities and wonderful staff and volunteers. The production was exciting and very funny. The actors played many roles and the scenery and props were unique. They have six plays to choose from this season with something for everyone. This place... More 

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Chatteris, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

We had a really lovely evening at The Theatre by the Lake. Starting with a nice meal in the bistro, with excellent, friendly service and a very enjoyable performance of Fallen Angels. Everything was done well and made for a very enjoyable evening.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The Theatre by the Lake was a great venue and The 39 Steps was funny and well done. We, including our 16 year old son, very much enjoyed it. It was a nice and reasonably priced way to spend the evening.

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Elgin, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

This was just outstanding - a real tour de force - and massively enjoyable. The actors worked extremely hard and we were in complete awe at their versatility and breadth of skill. One of the best evenings I have had in a long time. Thank you.

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Warwick, England
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

BRILLIANT! What a fantastic presentation. I was unsure about how this would be done on stage but what a fantastic performance by all 4 actors. It really was a Laugh Out Loud performance.. I fully recommend it. Having now done some research I see it's also on in London. Don't miss it.

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Cumbria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

I can't recommend this show too highly. A real laugh out loud experience. The actors were terrific and the night we went was a full house, so a great experience.

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

We came to this lovely small theatre - one of our favourites in the whole country - again to see "39 Steps". We usually see one or two plays from the repertory & have enjoyed every one. This was no exception, 4 actors playing so many parts with perfect timing giving extremely energetic performances. A very enjoyable evening, good value... More 

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Stockton-on-tees, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

A brilliant production and a great night out. I had completely messed up the booking and booked for the wrong night but when we went to collect the tickets my error was dealt with efficiently and so pleasantly. We had booked a week's break around the theatre booking so it could have been a disaster. A lovely theatre - can't... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I have been to this theatre several times and not seen a duff show yet. They have a main auditorium and a small studio which between them do half-a dozen plays in repertory over the season, so if you spend a week's holiday in or near Keswick you'll have a choice of things to see. Recently I saw "39 Steps"... More 

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Additional Information about Theatre by the Lake

Address: Lakeside, Keswick, England
Phone Number: 01-76-87-74411
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm

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