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The Kings Theatre

Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth, England
+44 23 9282 8282
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Kings Theatre Dodgy 2 for 1

Very disappointed, posted a 2 for 1 offer on social media stating show between Tuesday- Saturday... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Travelandsee25
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London, United Kingdom
A fine" old lady."

This is a MUST visit for residents, visitors, youngsters & young at heart. This theatre transports... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lynda R
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“dress circle” (5 reviews)
“upper circle” (5 reviews)
“front row” (4 reviews)
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Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth, England
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+44 23 9282 8282
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very disappointed, posted a 2 for 1 offer on social media stating show between Tuesday- Saturday. However in terms and conditions states offer is only valid Tuesday to Thursday. This was not clearly stated in the actual post falsely implying the offer is available Tuesday...More

Thank Travelandsee25
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a MUST visit for residents, visitors, youngsters & young at heart. This theatre transports you back to a bygone era which enthralls adults & children alike. There is a magic as soon as you step inside & praise must be given to those...More

Thank Lynda R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my Granddaughter to see snow white this year. The production was very good and the costumes amazing. The Kings Theater is a lovely old traditional Theater I believe it is run by volunteers who should be congratulated for all the hours they give. We...More

Thank Sandra L
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

What an EXCELLENT show, laughs from start to finish. The Theatre was great and the seats were very comfortable which is a surprise for these older theatres ( i am of a larger frame and 6 feet tall). The show was excellent, apart from the...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017

A good time was had by all today at the Kings Theatre, in Southsea. Snow White was a brilliantly funny show for the whole family and the cast was great. We always love going to the Kings Theatre, as it is such a lovely old...More

Thank KAREN H
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Had wonderful evening at the Kings watching Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. Excellent service - easy ticket pick up and good availability of ice cream and bars for interval. Seats not all that comfortable - but it is an historic theatre with great atmosphere....More

Thank stattotim
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

This is a fantastic show for all the family.The performance was first class. Thanks to all the actors. Enjoyed this panto could not stop laughing.

Thank Susan M
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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Fantastic Panto this year! Possibly the best one yet! Apart from the annoying kids in the row behind kicking our seats (we asked the parents to stop this numerous times) the panto was brill from start to finish. We laughed all the way through, great...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

As always a very good show. Thank you The Kings for putting on a great show tgat was enjoyed by everyone.

Thank Christopher D
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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Top class show as always by these talented people .. always very good and a joy to watch .. Love The Kings Theatre very unique..

Thank Irene C
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Chris D
11 January 2018|
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Response from Fiona G | Property representative |
Hi - It's 1hour 15 minutes.
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Response from KAREN H | Reviewed this property |
Hello, we sat in the circle to the far left, at the end of the row, which although was quite good, there were elements of the show I couldn't see. Best seats would be the circle in the centre, any row, as the seats are... More
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Response from mrsmack2016 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with previous answers - side roads are usually busy but you might get lucky so Waitrose is the best bet.
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