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The Little Theatre

Address: Dover Street, Leicester LE1 6PW, England
Phone Number: 0116 255 1302
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Ranked #2 of 42 Activities in Leicester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
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Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
14 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We have seen the last five pantos at The Little Theatre and all have been very good, but this year's excelled itself. Fabulous costumes, lots of audience participation and some great jokes. Brilliant cast. This is a lovely little theatre. A real asset to the city.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

This venue is excellent with an intimate atmosphere in the performance area and first class service in the foyer and bar. Parking is opposite as well as train and buses close by so the situation is good too

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Cambridge
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Recently moved to Leicester and have attended two shows at the Little Theatre. Such a nice experience with fairly-priced bar and excellent service. Performances also great. Would highly recommend.

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Leicester, UK
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
5 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We (my wife and I) have been going to the Little Theatre for roughly the last ten years. We buy season tickets, so we see their entire repertoire, including some plays we would never have chosen to see along with many that we would. The quality is always, at least, very good - sometimes superb, The venue is modern, comfortable,... More 

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Leicester, England, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
32 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

A superb venue, centrally located, opposite a car park.The bar is lovely, with super staff. What a shame that the shows aren't always up to the standard of the venue, not their fault!

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is a wonderful venue. The place is just filled with fantastic staff, and an incredibly hard working cast. The plays are just great pieces of entertainment. I can not speak highly enough of how good this place is.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

A Taste of Honey at the Little Theatre, Leicester for the best of amateur drama "A Taste of Honey" may be a classic play from the 1950's, but this week's amateur production in the Little Theatre replaces the nostalgia for Northern realism, with a modern, moving and bittersweet portrayal of survival in the face of a cruel failure of motherhood.... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Already booked for 2014 Puss in Boots Pantomine, wonderful place worth a visit and your support. Easy to find, plenty of parking. Actors/resses, costumes, professionalism second to none. A great family place.

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Leicester
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

lovely place. lots of happy friendly people need more young people and families to come. small little place hence the name. good night out

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I love this theatre. My friend and I have been taking advantage if the "special offer" for so many years I can't remember how long ago it was when we started! it is a couple of weeks now until the new season starts with Alan Ayckbourn's play "Role Play".We have seen a great variety of shows over the years. I... More 

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