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Alhambra Theatre

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Address: Morley Street, Bradford BD7 1AJ, England
Phone Number: 01274 432000
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Description: The Alhambra Theatre is regarded as the North's premier touring venue and...
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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theatre at its best

My forth visit this year, Mouse Trap, great performance in wonderful building Bar service not the best. Looking forward to Panto

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
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Bradford, United Kingdom
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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

My forth visit this year, Mouse Trap, great performance in wonderful building Bar service not the best. Looking forward to Panto

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

A lovely atmospheric building with character .We as a family enjoy visiting the theatre , its accessible for disabled and able bodied alike.There are some excellent shows put on here with something for everyone.The restaurant and bars are well staffed and very clean so give it a go .

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

all the seats were good the view of the stage was fantastic, the bar service was as good if not better than i expected and the food was above average

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

The staff at this place are great and friendly. The food is overpriced but that's normal for theatres these days. Attracts a lot of international shows. Amazing building inside and outside. Best in the UK for sure Highly recommend if in Bradford you make a plan and visit

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

first time in this theatre ,lovely building ,great shows expensive drinks ,staff was polite hope to come back to see more shows ,

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Yorkshire Dales National Park, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

The theatre is small yet full of character and charm, I have been a few times and it's always put on great shows. The good points: Nice atmosphere and very clean and well kept. Nice bar area. Toilets on each floor. Negatives: My main issue with the theatre is the seating, I would not recommend the upper circle as it... More 

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London
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

I didnt go inside to watch a play, but from outside, it looks colonial. Its a large place, But I should say that the surrounding place requires some attention. There are some good restaurants nearby

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

I visited the Alhambra to see the production of The Mousetrap - Agatha Christie famous play based on Three Blind Mice - My wife and I hadn't been to the Alhambra for many years and had forgotten just how splendid and beautiful it was. As a building in its own right it is quite breathtaking and stirs the imagination of... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

been to various shows and they never fail to impress. great old theatre with fantastic atmosphere will certainly be going again.

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Beautifully restored theatre, great choice of top shows . I have visited several times and always had a good experience. Drinks expensive at interval.

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