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Address: 2A Eastern Esplanade | Cliftonville, Margate CT9 2LB, England
Phone Number: 01843 221 791
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A reluctant review

I'm slightly reluctant to do a review for the Tom Thumb Theatre because it is a treasure that is almost too precious to share. It's size makes it special. As it's name implies, it... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Tony B
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm slightly reluctant to do a review for the Tom Thumb Theatre because it is a treasure that is almost too precious to share. It's size makes it special. As it's name implies, it is tiny. It is also quirky and delightful in every way. The staff and supporters could not be more welcoming. Margate has a number of these... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting Margate and we stumbled across this theatre on the Internet. Tonight was The Four Daves. (although I think one of them was named Jackson) Awesome performance! Wicked clarinet and xylophone solos. Truly enjoyable. The theatre itself is adorable. It's tiny! Very retro and cool. Definitely recommend.

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london
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

a tiny quirky theatre on the seafront. Bar up the fire escape selling local ales and sophisticated cocktails in trendy jamjars. We went to a jazz evening which was friendly,unpretentious and quite delightful

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1 Thank michele b
Kent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Myself and partner like to go out and be a little impulsive and try new things. We were pleasantly suprised by trying out Club Hydropathe. Reading about it, I thought it may be too kinda hipster, or Clicke.Secret film club, with a fancy name, a stones throw from the artsy old town. But everyone was open, warm, welcoming and chatty.... More 

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Náfplio, Argolis, Greece
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

I have been several times to the Tom Thumb. I just seem to keep going back. The theatre performance I saw there opened my eyes to what a theatre experience could be and the films I have caught on Monday nights are such a welcome relief from American blockbuster money making culture that I just cheer that the Tom Thumb... More 

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Whitstable
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We went to the Tom Thumb Theatre for a jazz session on Wednesday night never having been before to this theatre ,Jazz we know, but this theatre is something else.Please go and have a look and book a night to remember. Go early and have a drink up in the bar, you will just love it .The Palladium this aint.

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1 Thank James S
Margate, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I deserve a bad mark..for all the years living in thanet ..minus 10 I had not been to this little gem Went on Saturday night for a small show..sorry excuse the joke and it was lovely..a quaint place to be..and I had to be in the front row as i like to interact with the comedian. does need a lick... More 

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Sandwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

On the evening of Friday 12th September 'After Dark Tales' (the new version of 'Scandal Nights') held the first Story Telling session which proved to be absolutely terrific! The tiny quaint Tom Thumb Theatre was the perfect setting for Dave Tonge from Norwich who held the audience in the palm of his hand, engaging with us in a very special... More 

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1 Thank Jan C
Hornchurch, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

What a wonderful old building but in need of urgent repair. The building was being restored so we could not go inside.

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1 Thank Theresa B
Chippenham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

the kids will love this, give it a go you will need to park up and walk to get their but well worth it

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