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Curve Theatre

Curve Theatre 1 Rutland Street, Leicester LE1 1SB, England
+44 116 242 3595
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Great show

Went here to see a show with my mum, the slow itself was fantastic and we thoroughly enjoyed it... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Karen07112000
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We're Crazy for You....Curve.

By a strange set of circumstances my wife missed Crazy For You on tour near us in Devon. By the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Curve Theatre is Leicester’s magnificent home for theatre and the performing arts and is situated at the heart of the city’s Cultural Quarter. Curve is a proud supporter of new and emerging talent and actively participates in the development of the next generation of artists, writers and directors. As well as presenting some of the world’s finest touring work, Curve produces a varied programme of diverse, exciting and inspiring theatre including large scale musicals to rival the West End.
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  • Terrible3%
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Curve Theatre 1 Rutland Street, Leicester LE1 1SB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went here to see a show with my mum, the slow itself was fantastic and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The on site cafe was packed and we struggled to find seating but this may have been as there was also a St George day festival...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

By a strange set of circumstances my wife missed Crazy For You on tour near us in Devon. By the time she realised, it was into its' last week at the Curve so we hastily booked a hotel and after speaking to the box office,...More

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CurveTheatre, Public Relations Manager at Curve Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Paul, Thanks for your great review and your commitment to seeing Crazy For You. We're glad you enjoyed your experience with us and we hope you enjoyed the rest of your visit in Leicester. We hope to see you back here again. Thanks, Curve...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can't comment on the booking procedure as I was lucky enough to be treated. This was a wonderful production by The Northern Ballet. The dancing was amazing. Made to look effortless by the talented company and they wore beautiful costumes. We ordered drinks for...More

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CurveTheatre, Public Relations Manager at Curve Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Josephine, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your recent visit and that you enjoyed The Northern Ballet. We're pleased you had an enjoyable experience with us and we hope to see you again soon! Thanks, Curve Communications Team

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A Fabulous Production to a very full house. The theatre was packed to bursting. Atmosphere tremendous. A well deserved standing ovation at the finale. Was actually not sure what to expect. Had seen the film so knew the thread of the plot. Wonderful to see...More

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Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

The whole show comes together perfectly to recall the mermaid’s marine world and the land she visits. The overall outlook and the landscape is perfectly simple and blended with the beauty. It was actually just two concave metal curves that roll around to white towers...More

1  Thank Elizabeth X
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CurveTheatre, Public Relations Manager at Curve Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Elizabeth, Thanks for your review, we're really pleased to hear you enjoyed The Little Mermaid. And we agree, it was a brilliant productions! We hope to see you again soon! Thanks, Curve Communications Team

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Reviewed May 6, 2018

I had chosen the Curve for a performance by the Northern Ballet who we usually see on tour when they visit Milton Keynes. The walk to the auditorium may be rather unprepossessing but the arena itself is superbly comfortable. We also found the acoustics excellent...More

Thank Geoff R
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CurveTheatre, Public Relations Manager at Curve Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Geoff, Thanks for your great review. We're glad you enjoyed your experience with us for The Little Mermaid and your visit in Leicester. You are able to validate your car parking ticket with us at our Ticket Office, Bar and Cafe whilst you are...More

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Reviewed April 29, 2018

How do you rate a theatre? The building itself is not one of my favourites. The two auditoria (main house and studio) are both very good. Acoustics are excellent sight lines very good, seats comfortable and the quality of productions has risen year on year....More

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Reviewed April 29, 2018

Attended a child’s show with grandchildren. Everything was easy to find and parking was next door. There are several venues within the one large theatre but it was easy to find the one we needed. The toilets were clean and enough to handle a lot...More

Thank Jane S
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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

I attended this with my daughter last night. We both love the sound of music. My daughter had previously attended a sing along event in London, where she said the compère was much better. I have to say I was disappointed with the one in...More

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Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

A brilliant show all the cast were great acting dancing singing you could not fault them all a very enjoyable afternoon well done to you all

Thank Linda S
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The Athena is a different place to the Curve, which one is correct?
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We normally go for row F.
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Response from glenis60 | Reviewed this property |
Love this place and never had a bad seat stage can be viewed clearly in most seats
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