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Blackpool Grand Theatre

33 Church Street, Blackpool FY1 1HT, England
01253 290190
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Ranked #7 of 58 Attractions in Blackpool
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters
Owner description: The Grand Theatre was designed by Frank Matcham in 1894. This amazing space is a wonder of restoration and revival, presenting a full range of every... more » Owner description: The Grand Theatre was designed by Frank Matcham in 1894. This amazing space is a wonder of restoration and revival, presenting a full range of every performing artform, as Blackpool's community theatre, Lancashire's preferred opera house and Britain's National Theatre of Variety. « less
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

The dancers were incredible and we loved the drummer. Couldn't believe the timing of the dancers.we will go there next year whatever is on .it is an amazing theatre.hope I win the raffle

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

What a brilliant show, Jason's voice in great, and he has a fantastic female drummer to drive the show. ( Mairi G). There was a good mix of all your favourite songs and talking with the crowd. Watch out for this show its worth seeing.

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Bristol
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

Beautiful theatre, friendly staff, great musical show.... BUT the one thing that marred the visit considerably ....were the seats! They looked good, they were clean, spaced well, a good size but it ends there! THEY HAD SUCH A THIN, LOW GRADE FOAM on a solid wood base, that after as little as twenty minutes you start to suffer poor blood... More

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

Close to all the action and an amazing show - which because we were late (our fault) they let us go in for only 5 pounds each

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london
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16 reviews 16 reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

Lovely theatre, all seating had great views and the drinks were reasonably priced. We booked online and collected our tickets at the box office

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BLACKPOOL
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56 reviews 56 reviews
23 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

We go to the Blackpool Grand Theatre quite regularly for a variety of shows held there, and last night a group of 6 of us went to the Joe Brown Concert. What a fantastic show - Joe is a brilliant musician, as are his four band members, including his highly talented son, Pete. The ambience of the beautiful theatre adds... More

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

Plenty of variety, whether 1 man show, musical or drama. Always sit in stalls for better leg room. Only down side are the toilets..really need a refurb.

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Morecambe, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Very nice and friendly staff, new renovations make for a very nice theatre, no complaints here. Went to see mamma Mia and the acoustics and view in the theatre was excellent and the theatre staff were very thorough in dealing with mobile phones etc. during the performance, will be going again!

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Easy to book ticket at box office on the day. the show was absolutely brilliant. staff were very friendly and helpful

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Batley, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Went to see Dawn French's one-woman show. Not as hilarious as French and Saunders or Vicar of Dibley, but nevertheless enjoyable. Love the atmosphere at the Grand.

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