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Address: Sheffield Theatres, 55 Norfolk Street, Sheffield S1 1DA, England
Phone Number: 0114 249 6000
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From the helpful staff at the desk to the lovely cafe and clean facilities this place is a great place to go The studio theatre is intimate snd has no bad seating and is a great... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 14, 2015
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

From the helpful staff at the desk to the lovely cafe and clean facilities this place is a great place to go The studio theatre is intimate snd has no bad seating and is a great place for theatre in the round

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England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Great 'in the round' performing area in both the main house and studio. Like most theatres the seats are not the comfiest, especially for those with longer legs. The in-house café has a limited but very tasty selection of snacks and meals. Bar is fine, but the sweets and ice creams are very over priced. Bring your own bag(s) of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We enjoyed another great night at the Studio in The Crucible. The Effect by Lucy Prebble was riveting and thoroughly deserving of the awards it has received. The beauty of the Studio is that it is set up differently for each production. This time it was tiled in white with white seating bringing the audience right into the emotion of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Iconic venue for me. Visited for the world championship snooker. It lived up to it's name. Small and intimate venue, comfy seating. Great experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

We have been going to watch the World Snooker for years (far too many to mention!) We were lucky enough to witness the fastest ever 147 by Ronnie which is going back a few years. The theatre itself is always well organised, the stewards are fabulous always happy to help and very informative and even though we have only seen... More 

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Sheffield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

What could be better than having an evening meal followed by first class entertainment. Where ever you are seated you will have an excellent view of the stage. You feel as though you are part of the show. It is a privilege to be so close to many top quality stars.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I've been to the crucible many times over the years and seen many a great show! Going back to see dirty rotten scoundrels and jersey boys this year.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

wWe visit this theatre at least once a month. It is the best in the country for me. It beats mostLondon theatres hands down. Quality performances friendly staff. Always a pleasure.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Visited mainly for the snooker. Always a warm, friendly welcome from the staff. A lovely venue for arts and sport alike.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Theatre in the round ( almost ) with an intimate feel . Offers a range of theatre from musicals to Shakespeare .Always fantastic .

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