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This prestigious theater was built in the 17th century and continues to sponsor performances throughout the year.
Sawclose, Bath BA1 1EY, England
+44 1225 448844
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We saw an excellent play (Blue Door), which was extremely well acted. So full marks for that experience. The theatre is another matter. If you are 6ft, or taller, the seating is very cramped. On this occasion I booked the front row of the stalls,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very beautiful and intimate theatre. Watched 'The lady vanishes' which consisted of a very professional cast. Would definitely go back.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful production which my husband and I thoroughly enjoyed. Our seats in Row D had plenty of leg room, with a superb unobstructed view of the stage.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Peter Pan Beautiful historic building. Well maintained Pantomime not so good as usual Children were bored in places You can do better

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful venue and very helpful staff. We booked tickets long in advance before our weekend away. Would highly recommend if visiting the beautiful city of Bath. Lots of bars and foodie places nearby.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PamNewton82
Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

We visited the Egg recently (off the back of the theatre royal) to see a performance of The Snow Mouse. A lovely little play for young children and parents to enjoy. Old theatre charm and a well converted loft space meant for a cozy setting....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RossL573
Reviewed January 4, 2019

The Theatre Royal, Bath is absolutely beautiful. It is the perfect size for an interactive performance such as a pantomime but when you add excited children, a brilliant supporting cast and the amazing Paul Nicholas you have got the makings of a night to remember...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Steve K
Reviewed December 22, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic performance!! Amazing panto!! Have been 3 yrs in a row with my son and will definitely be back next year! The whole cast was wonderful but as usual John Monie made the show! Extremely funny, great jokes for adults as well as the...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank kathyr720
Reviewed December 15, 2018

There are three performance spaces here: the Theatre Royal itself plus two studios - the Egg and the Ustinov. This way the theatre is able to offer a range of shows to different audiences. When I was there the main theatre was given over to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Travellingonwheels
Reviewed November 12, 2018

We did all the normal sights in Bath, and this tour stood out head and shoulders above all else. Plenty of history artefacts, and a most interesting chap providing the tour.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Response from Lynnieo62 | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual. It can get pretty hot so light layers is best.
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Yes it is