We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rock of Ages

Garrick Theatre, London, England
Improve this listing
Ranked #108 of 1,100 Attractions in London
Book Now

Type: Performances
36 visitor photos
Write a Review

700 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Milton Keynes
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

I could not stand any more of 40 minutes of it and had to go, sound system shocking, acting poor, music awful, I can enjoy anything usually and out of courtesy would never walk out but could not stand another minute, sorry, but I am struggling to understand how anyone would think it is brilliant.Saw it in Milton Keynes and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

Saw this last night at Milton Keynes. We see lots of shows and I have to say this was the best I've seen in ages. All cast are the main attraction and deserve full credit. Songs are sung so well. Loved every minute. Thoroughly recommend it.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
96 reviews 96 reviews
36 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

When I saw it, it had a Justin Lee-Collins and Shayne Ward in it and other lead characters from whom I saw on Children in Need. It was ok, storyline was clear enough and the music was various great classic rock tunes. I wouldn't go and see it again in a hurry - but I think it was trying to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Falkirk, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
10 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Went to see Rock of Ages in Glasgow last week, this was the 3rd time in seeing the show as previously we had seen it in London and I can only say this was the best yet. The whole cast were amazing especially Ben Richards and Noel Sullivan. Would recommend this show, if you like 80's rock music or just... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
28 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

being first time in Edinburg and visiting this perfomance was very good for me. It was funny. i enjoy it very much.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bicester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Fell good, laugh out loud, have a laugh,and don't try to take it seriously because it doesn't profess to be a serious musical - if you want that go to a different show. I saw it 6 times in the West End, extrordinary cast there and brilliant theatre (Garrick), and I've seen it twice on tour so far (booked for... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Warrington, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
27 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I have seen loads of musicals and this was by far the worst one. The staging was terrible, the storyline didnt flow and the acting was appalling. The only positive was that Stephen Rolley who was playing Drew had a good voice, oh and Franz was quite funny. Would not recommend this show and glad I didnt pay too much... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Bilston, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We saw Rock of Ages in London twice and enjoyed it every time. You can let you hair down, sing, clap and I have not seen another performance have a complete standing ovation like this. The 'Narrator' is excellent and very very funny but so are the whole cast. This particular review is about the Rock of Ages Tour but... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
33 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

It's not one of my favourite musicals but the songs and humor will definitly make sure you have a great night out.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
21 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Went to Bristol Hippodrome to watch this. There was a technical failure earlier on but it recovered. Here comes the quandry: Watch the Film first or the Show? My answer to that is watch the show first or you may be disappointed. From early on, you could tell that a lot of the audience had come with the expectation of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Rock of Ages also viewed


Been to Rock of Ages? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Rock of Ages, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing