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Great venue

I’ve seen a few things here now and I think the venue is great. The seats are pretty comfy but they... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2019
Hist200
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Lovely theatre, refreshment prices high

Went to see The Hairy Bikers on 3rd March. The show itself was very good. We were in row K of the... read more

Reviewed March 10, 2019
RecentlyRetired2017
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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

I’ve seen a few things here now and I think the venue is great. The seats are pretty comfy but they do recline back a long way. If you are over 6ft tall I would recommend you sit on an end. My brother in law...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 19, 2019 via mobile

Usually my daughter ends up sitting behind a really tall person so her view of a show is restricted. So I thought having never visited this theatre before that I would pay for the best seats in the front row for this show. View was...More

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

After being invited to see the Queen tribute act, Killer Queen, we arrived at the beautiful theater. Staff are friendly, drinks are reasonable bad the atmosphere is amazing. Great place to see a great band! This is my second time visiting the theater and I...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Alison M, Deputy Manager at The Victoria Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2019

Thank you so much for your lovely words about our venue - the whole team appreciate that. Hope we see you again soon.

Reviewed March 26, 2019 via mobile

My wife and myself visited here to watch The Script and it's a great little venue we stood in the stalls which was very full next time i would probably sit upstairs in the circle but you get a great view everywhere. Highly recommend seeing...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

The theatre could do with some renovation work to bring it back to its former glory. Although a bit tired, the theatre hosts a good range of shows to suit all tastes. Prices are reasonable which allows more people to attend. The booking office staff...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

Went to see The Hairy Bikers on 3rd March. The show itself was very good. We were in row K of the stalls with a good view of the stage. Only criticism of the theatre is the ridiculous price of refreshments: a bag of Minstrels...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 1, 2019 via mobile

Went to see the hilarious Rhod Gilbert. Great night but sitting in the balcony was unbearably hot. Heating blasting out full. So unnecessary.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 24, 2019

The theatre is in total need of refurbishment - it all looked and felt very past its best. Seats uncomfortable in the theatre and very little seating in the bar area. We arrived just before 7.00 for a 7.30 performance to find the outer doors...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Alison M, Deputy Theatre Manager at The Victoria Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

Thanks for your review Clare. Sorry that our venue is not to your taste and that we won't be seeing you back again in the future.

Reviewed February 23, 2019 via mobile

What an amazing little theatre first visit to this theatre went to see jive talking the beegees tribute act absolutely amazing

Date of experience: February 2019
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Alison M, Deputy Theatre Manager at The Victoria Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

I'm really pleased to hear that you liked our theatre and that you enjoyed Jive Talking, hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

When We brought our children up going to live theatre was a priority . We took ours from 2 yrs. Sooty and pantomimes. The Victoria theatre has an unwritten policy to welcome children. Lots of pantomimes go over the heads of children or get smutty....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from castle1_10 | Reviewed this property |
We normally go for the circle row front if possible...but we have had circle 2-3rd rows back with no problems. It’s a small theatre beware of some restricted viewing seats ... look on the net ref seating plan Halifax... More
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St John's Lane Car Park ...St John's Ln, Halifax HX1 2JD passing the theatre onto the roundabout bear straight across onto commercial street for about 100 yards just passed the snooker centre on the right indicate left... More
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