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New Wolsey Theatre

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Very friendly helpful staff

Fantastic place , local shows are getting as good as London at a fraction of price, staff are very... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2019
MrGT1970
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Autism friendly.

Exceptional help from volunteers with my autistic daughter. This makes going to the theatre much... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2019
DoubleOSmith
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The New Wolsey Theatre official Trip Advisor page. A 400 seat venue in the heart of the county town of Suffolk. Come and visit us soon!We're more than happy for you to use this page to feedback about productions you've seen here but please also take...more
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Reviewed August 7, 2019

Fantastic place , local shows are getting as good as London at a fraction of price, staff are very helpful , would highly recommend this venue .More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank MrGT1970
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello there! Thank you for leaving your lovely feedback! We're so glad you enjoy your visits to the New Wolsey Theatre. Our Autumn Season is fast approaching and we have some fantastic shows lined up, catering for all tastes. September kicks off with a New...More

Reviewed July 20, 2019

Exceptional help from volunteers with my autistic daughter. This makes going to the theatre much easier. The crowded entrance is not ideal but the helpers deserve recognition.More

Date of experience: December 2018
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NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2019

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to leave your lovely comments! We are so pleased to hear that yourself and your daughter have enjoyed trips to the New Wolsey Theatre. We really do try to make theatre accessible to everyone and we wouldn't be...More

Reviewed July 7, 2019

I am a bit late putting this review on. We visited the Wolsey Theatre in January and watched Cinderella. What a fantastic show. The cast never disappoint and we always have a fantastic evening. Thank you to everyone at the Wolsey Theatre, you all do...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2019

Hello there! Thank you for taking the time to leave your lovely feedback! We're so glad your family had a great time at the pantomime. Be sure to book tickets for this year's Rock 'n' Roll Panto 'Aladdin' if you haven't already! There are sure...More

Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

We go to shows at The Wolsey quite often. Some good, some not so good. Some shows, maybe one in four, are really good. You get surprises. Nice venue. Staff helpful. RecommendedMore

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Chris B
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2019

Hello Chris! Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback! We have lots of varied shows lined up for our Autumn Season, from drama to comedy and some musicals thrown in aswell! Hopefully there is something for everyone in the mix! Why not...More

Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

Another absolutely brilliant show at the Wolsey. Looking forward to the next one. Always a good saturday afternoon out at the matinee.More

Date of experience: May 2019
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NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2019

Hi there! We're glad you had a great day out at the New Wolsey Theatre! We have some great shows coming up in our Autumn Season which we hope you can join us for. Highlights of the season include 'One Man, Two Guvnors' and a...More

Reviewed July 1, 2019 via mobile

We came for the first time recently and have nothing but great things to say about the theatre! The staff were brilliant and we thought it was a lovely touch having a welcome card on the seats as it was the first time we had...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2019

Hi there! We're so pleased you enjoyed your first visit to the New Wolsey Theatre and we hope to welcome you back again very soon! We have some fantastic shows lined up in our Autumn Season, including a new production of 'One Man, Two Guvnors'...More

Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

Great panto as always been coming for a number of years always a great night out go every year with friendsMore

Date of experience: December 2018
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NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2019

Hello! Thank you for your kind feedback! This year's Rock 'n' Roll Pantomime 'Aladdin' is already selling out fast! Be sure to book your tickets for a great night out this festive season by visiting our website or calling our box office on 01473 295900...More

Reviewed June 9, 2019

A smart, modern and comfortable theatre. Very good customer service - when I got to my seat I found a card had been left for me from the venue, welcoming we for my first visit to the place. The production I saw was, I believe,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2019

Hello John! Thank you for taking the time to leave your lovely comments. We're so glad you enjoyed your first visit to the New Wolsey Theatre and we really hope to welcome you back again soon! If you haven't already, be sure to book your...More

Reviewed May 27, 2019 via mobile

Really nice theatre, seating is comfortable and well graduated so your view of the stage isn't obscured. Restaurant available for pre dinner bookings and a bar. Drinks were expensive £2.50 for a bottle of soft drink, and interval ice cream tubs were £3 for a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2019

Hello Jan! Thank you for taking the time to leave your kind feedback! We're glad you enjoyed your experience watching a performance at the New Wolsey Theatre. Be sure to check out our new menu offering, now available to order on the day of the...More

Reviewed May 15, 2019 via mobile

An excellent afternoon. The venue is superb and the cast were brilliant as well as being accomplished musicians Would highly recommend a visitMore

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank John B
NewWolsey, Manager at New Wolsey Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2019

Hello John! Thank you for your lovely feedback! We're pleased you enjoyed the performance of Grandma Saves The Day! at the New Wolsey Theatre. Don't forget to join us for the next musical of the season 'Little Miss Sunshine', running from Mon 20 to Sat...More

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Shotleyite
November 26, 2018|
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Response from NewWolsey | Property representative |
Hello! Yes, we have a cafe at the New Wolsey Theatre which offers jacket potatoes, paninis, sandwiches etc. We also offer pre-performance meals which can be booked online or over the phone with us. When booked in advance... More
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