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Corn Exchange

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Great Venue in the Heart of Newbury

This is a great venue, small enough for what feels like a personal experience but large enough to... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2018
N_G
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Newbury, United Kingdom
Superb town centre entertainment venue

This is a lovely venue in the centre of Newbury run as a charity. The front of house staff are... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
Russell S
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Newbury, United Kingdom
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The Corn Exchange is a 400 seat arts centre in Newbury, Berkshire. It presents a varied programme including dance, film, music, drama, children's events, comedy and an annual pantomime, and is also home to a 40 seat independant cinema. The front of...more
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Market Place, Newbury RG14 5BD, England
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Reviewed September 28, 2018

This is a great venue, small enough for what feels like a personal experience but large enough to give a great atmosphere. The staff are all brilliant, knowledgeable, polite and courteous. The facilities are always very clean and tidy. There is a great range of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

This is a lovely venue in the centre of Newbury run as a charity. The front of house staff are friendly and helpful. There are 2 bars, the ground floor bar gets busier during performances whilst the balcony bar is a little quieter. The seats...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Russell S
Reviewed September 1, 2018

As a local I use this venue a lot both for their wonderful, comfortable old fashioned cinema, occasional lunch/coffee and for theatre events including the Three Degrees, Griff Rhys Jones, Newbury Spring Music Festival, Bill Bailey, Welsh Male Choirs and many more. The lunch and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank emonty1966
Reviewed July 24, 2018

A really lovely theatre, sells really nice food for a pre show meal and the variety of stuff they have on is great. I can always find a few films or shows that i want to see in every programme. Well worth a visit!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

Watched a show here, nice surroundings, got a cafe & bar. Good views of the stage, comfy seats & clean. Varied selection of shows coming up for all the family to enjoy.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely lunch in the Newbury Corn Exchange cafe trying out three mini burgers, which were need and haggis, lamb and duck with chips, absolutely gorgeous in brioche buns. Friendly staff and relaxed atmosphere and knowing you are elping to keep the place open...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank emonty1966
Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

Performance started 15 minutes before scheduled time. We arrived 5 minutes before the start, as per the time stated on the tickets, to find to our horror that the play had already started. The background lighting together with the Vending machine, brightly lit, were left...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Philip T
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Great facilities, good bar, interesting shows....good service.....mentioned to usher out seats were dirty....Got upgrade with minimal fuss :)

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

Went to see beauty and the beast at Christmas time, fantastic seats and the pantomime was amazing. Loved the fact that they put in a few little winks to game of thrones in the show. Very unexpected for beauty and the beast but everyone seemed...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 16, 2018

Really smart little theatre with comfortable seats. Went to see comedian Tom Allen. He had the audience in stitches with his routine. Go see him on tour if you get the chance.

Date of experience: March 2018
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