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Lyceum Theatre

Sheffield Theatres 55 Norfolk Street, Sheffield S1 1DA, England
+44 114 249 6000
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One of Sheffields gems

Always friendly and welcoming.... Great shows and classically designed building... Miss a show... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
chrisfrogg
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Nice theatre albeit comfort varies

We have been to a few shows here: acoustics are decent, temperature usually fine, views are good... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
cantleyblade
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Doncaster
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“full monty” (22 reviews)
“interval drinks” (13 reviews)
“dirty dancing” (11 reviews)
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Sheffield Theatres 55 Norfolk Street, Sheffield S1 1DA, England
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+44 114 249 6000
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"swan lake"
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"northern ballet"
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"traditional style"
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"q park"
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"jersey boys"
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"beautiful building"
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"second half"
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"front row"
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"comfortable seats"
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"high standard"
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"lovely venue"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Always friendly and welcoming.... Great shows and classically designed building... Miss a show here and miss out... Had several trips here and never disappointed

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have been to a few shows here: acoustics are decent, temperature usually fine, views are good & uninterrupted. All seats have good cushions & are sufficiently wide enough for the average person. The stalls & circle gave more leg room, the balcony is a...More

Thank cantleyblade
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I get a feeling of 'the emperors new clothes' here. This house got great reviews. I paid £32 for a ticket. Great seats. Terrible 'play' incoherent dialogue. actors Shouting over each other. Mumbling men chewing words. Clear spoken women. And who was who? What's the...More

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SheffieldTheatres, Sales & Customer Care Supervisor at Lyceum Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, I'm sorry to read that this particular performance was not to your liking, but we do hope that we can welcome you back again in the future

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Reviewed May 17, 2018

We were spellbound from beginning to end. It was an amazing production in every sense of the word. Mathew Bourne must be one of the most innovative choreographers, awesome, such wonderful movements that beautifully portray a traditional fairy story into a second world wartime musical.

2  Thank englandcarole
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SheffieldTheatres, Sales & Customer Care Supervisor at Lyceum Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review, its lovely to see that you enjoyed the performance and were spellbound from beginning to end

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Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

Left during the first intermission as the lack of leg room in the circle was excruciatingly painful. Sadly couldn't concentrate on the performance as the pain was too great.More

Thank Matthew P
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SheffieldTheatres, Sales & Customer Care Supervisor at Lyceum Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am sorry to read that you left during the interval due to the lack of legroom, we would always advise mentioning any issues to our front of house team during your visit as they will always look for a solution and could have looked...More

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Reviewed May 12, 2018

A packed house on a Friday night and an excellent Andrew Lloyd Webber musical, "Sunset Boulevard. Best of all, a well behaved audience, something of a rarety now days. Comfortable seats and a good view. Not sure that I agree with people being allowed to...More

Thank Terry S
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SheffieldTheatres, Sales & Customer Care Supervisor at Lyceum Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we are so pleased you enjoyed the performance. We do allow drinks into the auditorium due to customer feedback but we appreciate your comments and can assure you they have not gone unheard

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Reviewed May 8, 2018

Me and my partner have been to the Lyceum on a lot of occasions and have never been disappointed with the seats we got or the shows as well has the staff been nice and friendly.

Thank noddySheffield
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SheffieldTheatres, Sales & Customer Care Supervisor at Lyceum Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review! Hopefully we will be able to welcome you both back soon

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Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

We have been here Numerous times & the shows we have seen Never dissapoint . The staff are friendly, The theatre is lovely & it’s right in the heart of the city, Easy access to parking the train station & numerous bars & restaurants

Thank Heather O
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SheffieldTheatres, Sales & Customer Care Supervisor at Lyceum Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2018

Thank you for your great review, hopefully we can welcome you back again in the future

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Reviewed May 5, 2018

Lovely classic theatre delivering a tasteful experience. Shame about the rip off prices for the drinks and snacks but that's the same at most if not all theatres.

Thank Trevor L
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SheffieldTheatres, Sales & Customer Care Supervisor at Lyceum Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, please be assured that your feedback regarding the price of drinks/snacks has been passed onto the relevant department

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Reviewed April 29, 2018

Stunning old school theatre next door to the Crucible. Whilst the plays may be a little artsy for my tastes, it still a great venue.

Thank 923Dan
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Lesley M
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Sorry I don’t know. I would imagine it’s still on
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Openminded123
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Response from Karen W | Reviewed this property |
Hi You can park near the Crucible. There is also short term waiting in front of Head of Steam Pub
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I didn't use the cloakroom sorry !
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