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Leeds Grand Theatre

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Great show shame about the seats

We booked late for the Motown Story and managed to get 2 seats in the upper balcony which were... read more

Reviewed yesterday
No.1 Yorkshire theatre

Visited this theatre many times, it is stunningly beautiful. Arrive early and take your seats to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
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Situated in the heart of Leeds, the Grand Theatre opened in 1878 and has been entertaining people ever since. With a wide programme from musicals to stand-up, opera to drama and ballet to family shows, there's bound to be something that you'll enjoy.
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46 New Briggate, Leeds LS1 6NU, England
+44 844 848 2706
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Reviewed yesterday

We booked late for the Motown Story and managed to get 2 seats in the upper balcony which were small with not much leg room. The seats in the stalls looked like they had twice as much leg room. The staff were well trained and...More

Thank ovcruiser
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited this theatre many times, it is stunningly beautiful. Arrive early and take your seats to appreciate the surroundings whilst the house lights are up. 10 minutes walk from train station and many bus stops very near. Parking not too far either but pricy during...More

Thank AlsHoliday
Reviewed 5 days ago

The show was colourful , sparkly and fast paced. The music was excellent , I knew the majority of the songs and they were uplifting and moved the story along. staff as ever were helpful and cheery. Roll on our next trip to the theatre.

Thank lyn b
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Leeds Grand Theatre is on New Briggate in the centre of Leeds, West Yorkshire . It was designed by James Robinson Watson, and opened on 18 November 1878. The overall impression is Victorian Grandeur. The whole place is just how you would imagine it...More

Thank M666RAN
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fine Victorian theatre, I had a good view of the stage and the surrounds. Impressively grand architecture. The accoustics are very good. It worths to attend a representation if you are in town

Thank pr2011rogers
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here on the evening of Saturday 10th November to see the Motown Show.Lovely theatre with very helpful staff and good facilities it was a full house with a great atmosphere.The show was fabulous great voices from all the singers,and great acting from all...More

Thank wendy_fisher
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to see Motown here and the show was very good however if you’re planning on sitting on the balcony and especially the front row (we were in seats AA 46 and 47 be prepared to be sat forward leaning over the railing all...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow wow wow what an amazing show thoroughly enjoyed the whole performance - acoustics in the auditorium are fabulous. Some brilliant performances Diana and Michael Jackson superb as was Marvin Gaye and Barry the lost Goes on and on !!!!!! A special shout out to...More

Thank jillib4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the theatre for Motown the musical, beautiful theatre and staff really friendly, had front row seats,what can I say the show was outstanding, the voices and dancing of all of the cast were unbelievably brilliant,especially the actor/ singers who played Berry Gordy and Smokey...More

Thank 328jam
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there to see Motown the musical, first visit for me in many years. This is a beautiful old theatre with real charm and great acoustics, comfy seating, and a good view of the stage from most seats. The Musical was wonderful, great performances...More

Thank johnl1950
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August 24, 2018|
Response from Brenda1948 | Reviewed this property |
So sorry only just seen your question
August 12, 2018|
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Response from AmySanderson | Property representative |
Seats on the ends will really vary depending on production and how it’s set. You might be best asking Opera North directly on this one as they may have more details on staging than we do at the moment. The Balcony seats also... More
Michelle M
June 27, 2018|
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Response from Wendy C | Reviewed this property |
No dress code for ,atinee nor I think for the evening performance . Most seemedcasually dressed