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Grange Park Opera - Theatre in the Woods

Epsom Road | West Horsley Place, West Horsley KT24 6AN, England
+44 1962 737373
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Delightful ambience

The new theatre here has excellent stall seats with a steep raking; and an acoustic that brings... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alan F
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
via mobile
enjoyable second visit

saw Oklahoma last week, which I enjoyed, good seats classified as 'stalls' though a raised circle... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cullkingst
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uk
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Epsom Road | West Horsley Place, West Horsley KT24 6AN, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The new theatre here has excellent stall seats with a steep raking; and an acoustic that brings clarity of sound from the pit and from the stage. The grounds are magnificent and offer plenty of picnic spots. The catering is first class. Now in its...More

Thank Alan F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

saw Oklahoma last week, which I enjoyed, good seats classified as 'stalls' though a raised circle, as mentioned, the first half is long and without arms on chairs a bit difficult to get up! ate in the 'tent' and enjoyed the lovely gardens and new...More

Thank cullkingst
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We paid £105 per seat and the view was more than restricted, especially if you were short. Such a shame we couldn't see - just sat back in frustration and listened. I will stick with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden where you get a...More

1  Thank vanpigl
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is remarkable that the Opera House at West Horsley Place should have been constructed to its present,almost finished,state in such a short period.Congratulations to those responsible. Internally,the sight lines are splendid in the central block but deficient,apparently,in the side seats. I shall certainly return...More

1  Thank Jmblackburn41
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Only the second year for this opera house to put on operas, so the setup is still very unfinished. A pretty setting in walled gardens for drinks before the show and then dinner in the interval. But the garden needs design and care. At the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Side balcony seats are not fit for purpose you have to lean over to see the show. Spoilt the whole experience which was a birthday present

1  Thank Vanessanessa2468
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have taken a picnic into a tent and also had one delivered from F&M, all good fun and a nice experience. However when we can afford it again it will be dining in the house for us! The location is HISTORY through and through....More

1  Thank Brian C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a brand new proper opera house modelled on La Scala in Milan with all the back stage facilities as well for presenting opera as it should be. Only Glyndebourne can compete as a country opera venue. The Lavatorium Rotundum is is brilliant. The...More

Thank Peter N
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing project being developed at great speed. Superb Opera and excellent singers and music. Great food in two different restaurants and efficient service. Please attend.

Thank Adrian W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Saw oaklahoma. Hard to judge the show aa the seats were dreadful at £75 which is a lot for me the seats had more than restricted view it was impossible to see the majority of the stage left with an aching back trying to twist...More

2  Thank David W
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