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Her Majesty's Theatre

Address: 219 Exhibition Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Phone Number: +61 3 8643 3300
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Ranked #79 of 308 Activities in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
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Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts

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English first
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
13 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Stunning theatre, the lobby was incredibly beautiful and old fashioned. The play we saw was not bad but the theatre is worth going to have a look.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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47 reviews 47 reviews
30 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 via mobile

We went to Her Majesty's Theatre to watch Les Miserables. The production, the sets and the acting was wonderful. The theatre unfortunately is not designed to hold a musical. It's good for orchestras and performances where the visual of the stage is not necessary, but not for theatre and musicals. When we booked online, there was no 3D view of... More 

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
11 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

What a venue to see a live theatre production. The atmoshere of the packed house for Les Miserables was something to be experienced. Sitting in the third front row (Row C) of the first balcony gave us a wonderful view of all that was happening on stage.

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Australia
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
14 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Have seen 13 productions of Les Miserables and unfortunately rate this the 13th. Whilst beautifully staged with great visuals, it didn't have the raw power of other stagings. Three of our party have seen it many times before and agreed whilst two Les Mis virgins enjoyed it without being blown away - and Les Mis should blow one away! There... More 

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Tamworth, Australia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
24 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We shouldn't still be saying such things - after all, Gough and Paul were supposed to cure us of the cultural cringe - but Les Miserable at Melbourne's Her Majesty's Theatre, is as good as any production, anywhere in the world! We have become accustomed in theatre to expect the lead to carry a show but Les Mis demands so... More 

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Denpasar, Indonesia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I am so glad I decided to see this musical. Le Mis is one of must see performances. I was at the back row but I can feel the intense emotions from the actors. If you haven't got many theatre from where you come from, you definitely don't want to miss this musical. Tips: there is rush tickets $45 that... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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309 reviews 309 reviews
129 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Les miserables was excellent, very professional and talented cast. Could easily have been held in a larger theatre and probably would've been even more spectacular there. To focus a bit on the location I'm still suprised with this theatre sometimes having been here quite a few times. I think Ticketek often get it a bit wrong with their classes of... More 

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Ocean Shores, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Had the pleasure of attending Les Miserables at her Majestys Theatre while we were visiting Melbourne. Having read the book, been to 2 live performance and seen poor old Russell struggling with the high notes at the movies, the story, music etc were familiar, however we were taken by the excellence of the performance and the quality of this production.... More 

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

The theatre was right next door to our apartment which was Paramount apartment on exhibition and it was a two minute walk.

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Taipei, Taiwan
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

It's time for Les Miserables now. We booked it about 3 days ago. So many people there and enjoyed very much. This theater just located in China Town. You can enjoy the delicious food after the show ot before it.

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