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Alhambra Theatre

Morley Street, Bradford BD7 1AJ, England
01274 432000
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Ranked #4 of 46 Attractions in Bradford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters, Performances
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Owner description: The Alhambra Theatre is regarded as the North's premier touring venue and hosts the best in large scale entertainment from ballet and opera to variety and comedy, musicals, drama and Yorkshire's biggest panto.The venue seats 1,400 people and is a popular choice for major touring companies including Northern Ballet Theatre, Matthew Bourne's New Adventures and David Ian Productions (Chicago, Grease, The Sound of Music). It has staged major West End shows including Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and Miss Saigon. It is a member of The Dance Consortium, a group of theatres who work together to bring the best in international dance to the UK.The Alhambra also offers a unique and unrivalled setting for meetings, events, corporate hospitality and conferences in Bradford.

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Shipley
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

Beautiful theatre - awe-inspiring in the auditorium. Amazing productions, though at a price! Drinks and food served. Give it a try.

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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119 reviews 119 reviews
4 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I haven't been to see a show at the Alhambra, and it's fairly unlikely that I ever will as I live 70-odd miles away, but it is one of the nicest theatres I've ever had the privilege to go in. We were walking past on our way to the Media Museum over the road, and I recalled the excellent reviews... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
8 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The striking exterior has been caringly restored as has the interior. With meals available on show nights and a good bar. The auditorium is a splendid thing, to be admired for its own sake, even better to go and watch a play!

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10 reviews 10 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

We went as a family to see Michael Jackson's Thriller that was touring up from London's West End, we decided to get a Box as it was so reasonably priced, we topped off the evening with a meal beforehand in the 1914 restaurant. Starting with the booking of the package, my enquiry was treated superbly, professionally with Yorkshire humour, my... More

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Upper circle seats are difficult to navigate & offer very limited viewing at a great cost!! Definitely not for the elderly or disabled theatre goer.

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Very traditional theatre, very beautiful. Lovely big stage and absolutely amazing ceilings and decor. Went to see Fiddler on the Roof, very good show.

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Bradford, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

the only way I can describe this meal it was organised panic by all the staff that was serving . the meal came late it was cold and very expensive it was a total waste of money and expensive would not recommend this venue.

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

we had a brilliant time with our works xmas do having a 3 course christmas dinner which was very tasty then went to see the pantomine aladdin which was brilliant we all had such a good time, it wasn't a cheap night but well worth it for a special occasion.

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This old theatre is well worth a visit ever time we go there we have a really good time it,s in a good location for parking friendly staff and they have some good shows there would recommend to any one thinking about it

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

the Alhambra theatre in Bradford city centre is one place that must be visited if ever you are in Bradford,just take in any one of the many shows there & you will not be disappointed,my wife & i have been many times & always leave the theatre happy & contented that that we have been given a show that is... More

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