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Address: Theatre Street, Norwich NR2 1RL, England
Phone Number: +44 1603 630000
9:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 8:00 pm

Central Norwich premier theatre presenting musicals, drama, dance, opera,...

Central Norwich premier theatre presenting musicals, drama, dance, opera, comedy and concerts. Professional shows are brought to Norwich direct from London's West End or as part of their national and international tours.

Our bars and restaurant offer a wide selection of hot and cold food, snacks and drinks. Open from 9.30am Monday to Saturday, visitors are welcome to call in for coffee and cake or a bite to eat at lunchtime. Pre-show meals are available from 5pm in both the restaurant and the Adnams Circle Bar.

Norwich Theatre Royal is fully accessible and family friendly.

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Great evening at the theatre

Booked to see The Commitments .... what an excellent show and venue. Norwich Theatre Royal is a great venue. It's spacious, good bar and restaurant areas and the seating is most... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Toulouse, France
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Toulouse, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Booked to see The Commitments .... what an excellent show and venue. Norwich Theatre Royal is a great venue. It's spacious, good bar and restaurant areas and the seating is most confortable. If there's something you want to see from its diverse programme of events do go, you won't be disappointed.

Thank chiefluvvie
Norfolk, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This theatre is one of the best I have attended, it also happens to be the nearest theatre of this type to me so perhaps I'm biased but I have been to many others. Bar prices are good, interval drinks were hot, seats comfortable and a great view from the circle. Last night's offering was 'Best of British' and one... More 

Thank Mick C
kings lynn
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seen this show in the west end. So when I saw it was touring earlier in the year had to book tickets for it. The traveling version compares very well to the west end one we saw. The whole cast looked like they enjoyed what they were doing. The venue was awesome too not like a lot of theatres were... More 

Thank wozza1971
Hertford Hertfordshire UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely theatre right in the centre of Norwich. It's quite big and has a very nice restaurant which I hope to review separately but it is very nice

Thank LindaMc108
Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well an amazing show. Great music, great voices. Totally recommend the show if you get the chance. Theatre staff very informative. Bar staff friendly. Toilets very clean.

Thank Fiona S
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

its the main theatre in norwich and its really packed when full. even the central aisle was removed when revamped a while ago. air conditioning struggles especially in the upper cheaper seats. the seat slope isnt very great so often your view can be obscured. norwich is well overdue for a new modern theatre with improved safety capability

Thank Marauder65
Hereford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A simply first-class production, excellenty staged, performed and sung. We would have expected nothing less. The theatre is modern, airy and has a great auditorium. The steeply raked seats give good sight lines to the stage.

Thank Pinkertonx
Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to many different theatres over the years and this place is a dream. It has been renovated in recent times and looks really good, with plenty of places to eat, drink chat etc.The staff are very helpful and pleasant. The theatre is lovely and we always enjoy our visit. We saw Madame Butterfly last night which was... More 

Thank Georgina W
Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been twice in the last month, firstly to see Chicago which was brilliant, amazing cast, was surprised by the great singing from the soap stars. The acting in Breakfast at Tiffanys was superb, but was spoilt by the rustling of sweet wrapper, as mobile phone going off, and people in front talking loudly, making it hard to concentrate at... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the production, excellent casting and very well done. As was publicised, it was not based on the film - no bad thing. The only down side - very hot when seated.

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