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Address: Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 7LS, England
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Swan theatre

We have visited RSC a number of times now. 1st time to see a play in the Swan - Two Noble Kinsman this time. A smaller more intimate version of its next door neighbour but just as... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Bathgate, United Kingdom
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Bathgate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited RSC a number of times now. 1st time to see a play in the Swan - Two Noble Kinsman this time. A smaller more intimate version of its next door neighbour but just as charming. I am always hugely impressed by such skilled professionals right up close. If you're lucky enough to be seated near the entry/exit... More 

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the Swan Theatre to see The Rover, which we enjoyed very much, only complaint we were sat in Row H & the seats were very uncomfortable, so we did fidget quite a bit, don't know if there are more comfortable seats.

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Thank Ann R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Got last minute tickets to see the ROVER last night. Very good price for seats right by the stage. Great theatre such a good atmosphere with the actors so close and yet had all the technology of a modern theatre. Highly recommended for the theatre alone. The superb play was a bonus.

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Thank David R
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the place , loved the play . It's totally impressive and the front of house staff are friendly and helpful . Of course , the actors are the best in the world . We loved every minute of it .

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Thank Julieomaley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On Thursday we went to see The Rover (a very witty "romp") I had never been inside the Swan Theatre before. What a delightful theatre, intimate but with all the technology to compliment the fantastic actors. We hope to revisit very soon.

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Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

Loved the swan , very comfortable, nice and close to the stage ,we could here every word clearly with a great view. The swan sits in a very nice setting next to the river.We even got the tickets at a very fair price. Very recommended.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

Really great production, great use of the Swan theatre set climbing the mesh walls of the prison was awesome - rarely performed play well worth going to

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

A superb and enthralling venue for Sakespeares last play performed by consummate professionals with passion and verve. A most engaging and enthralling if not in fact thrilling evening!

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

The RSC rarely disappoints and The Alchemist is no exception. The acting is first rate and the production made for a really enjoyable evening. The Swan is a wonderful venue. I've read previous reviews about space...I'm six feet tall and whilst I've felt a little tight for space in the Gallery, the space on the ground floor has never really... More 

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

We went to see The Alchemist and had a wonderful time. We sat downstairs at the side and had a great view. We loved the atmosphere in the Swan. The staff were all friendly and helpful. Although others have complained of the narrowness of the seats, we were sat on the end of the row and did not feel crammed... More 

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