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West Yorkshire Playhouse

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Neighborhood: Quarry Hill
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Address: Playhouse Square | Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7UP, England
Phone Number: 0113 213 7700
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The Rise and Fall of Little Voice and Beryl - just fantastic!

I love going to the Playhouse - the productions are excellent, the theatres are lovely and spacious and the food is always varied and tasty. The only fault was that Little Voice... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2015
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

I love going to the Playhouse - the productions are excellent, the theatres are lovely and spacious and the food is always varied and tasty. The only fault was that Little Voice went on until 10.25 and I missed my last train...

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Ossett, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

My first ever visit here to see 'Beryl' at the Courtyard Theatre. First impressions are good. There seems to be plenty of space in the bar/communal area, however not much seating in the coffee bar area although you can spread out into the bar area without too much trouble. Obviously the architecture is completely different to 'The Grand' so not... More 

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earth
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I first went to this theater when it opened way back when in the 90's. It was modern, but northern theater's back then didn't really attract too much. Things have (slowly) got better, but nothing much has been done over the years to this modern flagship venue. Naturally the Grand, and the City Varieties have both had face-lifts, (being a... More 

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I came here with my kids to see some thertre it was good but we didn't have the best view. We only got that seat because the other ones was to expensive.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Wow wow wow! You have got to see this play. Powerful and moving. Cast included two ex Carrie stars who were fantastic.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Had a great time at the playhouse , the play was very good , 2 ex coronation street stars in it, the bar and restaurant were good , I felt the snacks area left a bit to be desired but I could pass on some suggestions I have to upgrade the snacks and drinks on offer. The queueing before the... More 

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Sandsend, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

I went to a seminar here - the rooms (we were in) are above the cafe and public area and the background noise from below was a bit disconcerting for an old fogey with poor hearing discrimination Venue easy to find - decent stroll from the railway station - saw bits of Leeds I may not see when the building... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Like many theatres the WYP adds booking fees to ticket prices, so a '£12' ticket actually costs £13.75. Why not advertise it as £13.75?

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West Yorkshire, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Fabulous performance last night. Great seats 3 rows from the front. However, today's review is all about the marvellous care & medical attention I received when I felt faint during the performance. I left the theatre when I began to feel unwell and stepped into the foyer area with my friend. Immediately 2 members of staff came over to assist....bringing... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We went in January to see White Christmas, and at a fraction of the price of the west end production. We were in the very cheap seats, and although you are a long way from the stage, and off to one side, the view is fine. It might not be as good for a play with less actors, but for... More 

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Address: Playhouse Square | Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7UP, England
Phone Number: 0113 213 7700
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Leeds>  > Quarry Hill

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