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As usual we were made to feel very welcome a great place for a night out have a look online to see... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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A Classic of its time

I have to say to this type of theatre must be supported to keep enriching the lives of the local... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2019
Mike L
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Middlesbrough Theatre was opened by Sir John Gielgud in 1957 and was one of the first new Theaters built in England after the Second World War. This intimate 484-seat venue has a growing reputation for providing a wide range of quality professional...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
The Avenue | Linthorpe, Middlesbrough TS5 6SA, England
+44 1642 815181
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As usual we were made to feel very welcome a great place for a night out have a look online to see what's on you wont be disappointed

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed May 25, 2019

I have to say to this type of theatre must be supported to keep enriching the lives of the local and wider community. It is a little outside of Middlesbrough central but worth a visit if nothing else than to meet the people who work...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

This is one of Middlesbrough little gems. The staff are helpful and the theatre is spotless. Snake and drinks are very resnable and they always put on a lot of traveling shows as long as some of the best amateurs too. Alway love visiting

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

The Little Theatre now renamed Middlesbrough Theatre is a great little venue. Just unfortunate since the refurb the huge sign outside reads "MT Middlesbrough Theatre"! This year's Dick Whittington panto was fantastic, we really enjoyed it. The sets and costumes were superb....infact everything was -...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

The first time I have been to Middlesbrough Little Theatre in a long long time. Great little venue and this years pantomime, Dick Wittington, was very good and had the children and adults all joining in

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Originally named The Little Theatre. What it lacks in capacity, it more than makes up for in atmosphere and comfort. Lovely place to see a show or play

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 10, 2018

Was at little theatre today with family went to watch Joseph and the amazing technicolor dreamcoat,my sisters granddaughter was in the show,its a lovely little theatre great value for money staff very helpful and friendly,

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed May 18, 2018

Staff very friendly and helpful. We had one person in a wheel chair in our party & they provided wheel blocks and ensured they were comfortable/secure before leaving us. Two of us sat upstairs in the stalls and the usher was excellent. He kept us...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 2, 2018

went to see vampires rock ghost train(which i recommend to anyone)staff were amazing amazing show and lovely little theatre.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed March 27, 2018

Have performed here throughout my youth and also attended several shows. Believe it's had a bit of a tidy up/refurb (it needed it). Not many people bad mouth such an institution.

Date of experience: April 2017
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May 6, 2019|
Response from boro4me2016 | Reviewed this property |
No, it's in a residential area. Plenty about a mile away on Linthorpe Road. Cheers
Olly H
June 8, 2018|
Response from luxoragain | Reviewed this property |
I would think not more than 2:1/2 hours, working on past shows, give them a ring they would know, alan
September 4, 2016|
Response from billcotton | Reviewed this property |
Pretty good - my wife works with people with physical and mental issues and regularly goes there with people in wheelchairs and she has had no issues. Worth booking seats down stairs and checking with them to get the right... More