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Address: Howell Croft South, Bolton BL1 1SB, England
Phone Number: 01204 520661
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Nearly died laughing!

What a fabulous evening performance of "Noises Off" at this great little theatre. The actors were tireless in their performances which had the audience rolling in their... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

What a fabulous evening performance of "Noises Off" at this great little theatre. The actors were tireless in their performances which had the audience rolling in their seats. A very special mention to the stage staff who were even entertaining in shifting the sets around, twice, as part of the performance. It was very interesting too, so see how they... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

It was my first visit to the Octagon for many years, having been persuaded by a group of friends to join them. The production featured several cast members better known for their soap opera characters & guess what, they are better in the flesh. Thoroughly enjoyable night. Maybe my next visit won't be too far in the future.

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Lancashire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

I have visited the Octagon theatre on several occasions over a number of years ,and have never been disappointed. No matter where you sit in the auditorium you have a clear view of the stage. The performances were outstanding both the directing & acting superb. Would definately recommend include a visit to the theatre should you be in the Greater... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Frequent visitor to the octagon theatre, I love these nights out. Set out so your right in the action. A must for ant theatre goer, looking forward to my next visit

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Bolton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The Octagon Theatre is a great venue. I have seen some wonderful performances over the last few years. I am a season ticket holder, and it has been worth every penny. The last performance we saw was " Noises Off", which was excellent and very funny.

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derbyshire, england
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Saw 'Noises Off', brilliantly acted, fast paced, judging by the laughter of the audience, was enjoyed by all. A special mention to the stage crew who executed amazingly choreographed changes of scene

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Lovely cafe, great choice of food and drinks. Friendly service, would definitely recommend for a pre- theatre meal or just a bite to eat whilst out shopping!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

I have been to see several plays at the Octagon Theatre over the years but I have to say The Ancient Secret of Youth and the Five Tibetans was the worst of them all. I have never sat through 2 hours of such utter dismal rubbish. It was so bad I was in fits of laughter, best comedy by far!... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

First visit to the Octagon. We were given free tickets so seated in the gods where a safety barrier made it necessary to lean forward to watch the play. Comfortable friendly feeling about the place, and because its small you had close contact with the players. Clever how they change the scenery etc. Toilet facilities just about adequate (only two... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

I recently went to see The Ancient Secret of Youth and the Five Tibetans. I have to say it was a brilliant play. Denise Welch was fantastic.

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Address: Address: Howell Croft South, Bolton BL1 1SB, England
Phone Number: 01204 520661
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