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Not only is Babbacombe Theatre a great venue - Christmas Crackers show was superb. A great variety... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Martin R
Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
The new Christmas CRACKER SHOW

Another fabulous show something for everyone. Singing, Dancing, Comedy and Magic. A light hearted... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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A valuable asset to the English Riviera for nearly eighty years, the Babbacombe Theatre in Torquay is renowned for wowing audiences with their highly-acclaimed variety shows, performed throughout the year by a professional cast. How to make your...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LU, England
+44 1803 328385
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 21 February 2015

I do not think that one of your reviewers went to the same show as we did, why do people make complaints after the event, if I saw an employee smoking inside the theater I would make a comment then and there. ( And the...More

7  Thank Diane W
BabbacombeTheatre, General Manager at Babbacombe Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2015

Dear Diane W. We cannot thank you enough for your kind words and for sharing details of your experience with us here at the Babbacombe Theatre. As an unsubsidised venue, we are totally reliant on having patrons come along to see the shows we produce...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2011

After reading the reviews, my husband and I decided to take our daughters ( ages 12 and 8) to see heatwave. It was marketed as a family show and was good value for money. When the show started it was pretty much as we expected,...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Not only is Babbacombe Theatre a great venue - Christmas Crackers show was superb. A great variety show. Bought the DVD because it was so good. Thank you to the staff also.

Thank Martin R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another fabulous show something for everyone. Singing, Dancing, Comedy and Magic. A light hearted family Christmas show that should be playing to a full house,every time. Definitely worth every penny of the entrance fee. Thanks to everyone who makes babbacombe shows such a wonderful experience...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my husband and an elderly friend went to see the new show Christmas Crackers, on Wednesday the 31st of October. Once again we were all blown away with the amazing talent in this show, some beautiful voices,magic and dance, along with fabulous comedy....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely little theatre from the outside ,but surprisingly roomy ,comfortable seats ,shows are excellent

Thank MrsSmall
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent entertainment. Would definitely see again. Very professional show. A bit of everything, comedy, magic, singing and dancing. All brilliant performers.

Thank Joanna D
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic show this is lots of fun and laughter,fantastic dancers,great singers and a fantastic magician a must see for all the family

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great evening we had... fantastic show haven't laughed so much in ages great magic,comedy,singers & dancers well done all 5* would definitely recommend.

Thank Chelle G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

FAB U LOUS! what an amazing show,5 star cast,5star entertainment,5 star dancers! Will come and bring my friends just so i can watch again! Must see christmas show,loved it!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are regulars to Babbacombe Theatre and Christmas Crackers variety show opening night did not disappoint. Andy Oakley was a funny as ever with a great Mrs Brown comedy sketch which received a standing ovation in the middle of the show. There was hilarious magic...More

1  Thank Belloa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed opening night of this show. Fantastic dancing & singing in festive setting. Highly recommended.

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John P
7 April 2018|
Response from BabbacombeTheatre | Property representative |
Hi John P. We are a little confused by your question asking about a review for the Belgrave Sands Hotel- has it been posted to the wrong page? just thought you should know, as you are expecting an answer. Kind regards... More
Denise B
13 November 2016|
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Response from Colin P | Reviewed this property |
Babbacombe theatre has a web site that has what is currently being shown.babbacombe-theatre Hope this helps.
Denise B
13 November 2016|
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Response from BabbacombeTheatre | Property representative |
Dear Denise B. I am afraid as the previous comments conclude, we do not have a show for the date you ask. The only shows we have due in November - Russell Kane on Sat 19th November - sold out and The Magic of Christmas on... More