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Carnegie Theatre & Arts Centre

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Best ever

Went to see dick Whittington it was fantastic my friend had great time too if you can I would... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2018
lynkelly590
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Whitehaven, United Kingdom
AMAZING NIGHT!

Went here on Friday night to see Forbidden Nights, the show was amazing, well worth going to see... read more

Reviewed December 18, 2017
J A
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Maryport, United Kingdom
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Dec 31, 2018
“Best ever”
Oct 2, 2018
“Concert”
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The historic Carnegie Theatre and Arts Centre is one of Workington's much loved buildings. A regular programme of mainly music and dance events is enjoyed by local people and tourists, and classes and courses are held in the Carnegie Arts Centre...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Finkle Street, Workington CA14 2BD, England
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+44 1900 602122
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Reviewed December 31, 2018

Went to see dick Whittington it was fantastic my friend had great time too if you can I would suggest before schools go back take the kids or grand kids here

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lynkelly590
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Expected a bit more from our visit here as we had heard it has been refurbished. Lack of toilet facilities in such a place is daft and can mean a 15 minute wait whether you are male or female makes for a great deal of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 18, 2017

Went here on Friday night to see Forbidden Nights, the show was amazing, well worth going to see them if you've never been.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank J A
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

I had not been in this theatre since childhood when it seemed so big. It’s a lovely little theatre & the Dirty Dancing tribute was excellent. The staff were really nice. We had pre theatre drinks in the bar & ordered some for the interval,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

This cosy quirky little theatre is perfect for seeing stand up comedy . I went with a friend to see Dave Spikey . The theatre is small and it was like having the act in your living room. Fabulous ,you don't need a huge screen...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Cecilia B
Reviewed May 5, 2017

This theatre is going from strength to strength. Saw a brilliant concert there tonight. Bye Bye Baby performing the Frankie Valli story. Amazing. The whole place was buzzing. Absolutely packed so an amazing atmosphere. The singing and choreography were spot on, a highly polished show....More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank WorkingtonJuliet
Reviewed May 2, 2017

me & my wife went here on saturday evening to watch a tribute to E.L.O, CALLED EXPLOSIVE LIGHT ORCHESTRA and what a night it was they were brilliant,could not have been any better, ive seen 4 bands here now and enjoyed everyone up to now,...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank stephent t
Reviewed March 13, 2017

This is a smart little theatre in Finkle Street, Workington. It has relatively recently been taken over by a Trust and now delivers some first class entertainment. If in the area it is worthwhile a visit. I have seen first class 'amateur' productions together with...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Geoffrey H
Reviewed January 6, 2017

Great centrally located theatre in the middle of workington, great xmas panto, balcony seating had a good view, was quite congested when leaving , staff quite welcoming.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed December 5, 2016

The Carnegie Theatre and Arts Centre in Workington came a pleasant surprise to me. We went to see Joe McElderry, and although the theatre is quite small, it is remarkably well and tastefully refurbished. The seats were comfortable with enough room for my knees, and...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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