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New Theatre Royal

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Tabby McTat

Great show. Enthusiastic cast, friendly and helpful front of house staff. Will definitely visit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Disappointed !

O New Theatre Royal what happened? My friends and I came to see ABBA - we were in the stalls and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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The New Theatre Royal Lincoln is a 125 year old Victorian Theatre in the centre of the historic city of Lincoln, Lincolnshire. The theatre opened under new management on 5th September 2016 with aspirations to offer a wide variety of shows from...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Clasketgate, Lincoln LN2 1JJ, England
+44 1522 519999
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It was a full house, maybe 250 people, and at the end we tried to use the exit close to where we were, end of row d, and was told no exit, although there was a sign above marking it as an exit. So all...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great show. Enthusiastic cast, friendly and helpful front of house staff. Will definitely visit again.

Thank djv1946
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

O New Theatre Royal what happened? My friends and I came to see ABBA - we were in the stalls and were looking forward to an evening full of nostalgia & music, which ABBA did deliver. But we were told by theatre staff not to...More

Thank KIrsti70
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great theatre with some excellent entertainment well worth a visit reasonably priced and central within the city easy parking close by

Thank 234erniet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous fabulous fabulous! A lot of love and care has obviously been poured in to this gem of a theatre. Very small not much leg room and very very warm but that may have been the heat coming from the ladies in the audience watching...More

Thank 99cathie
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Have just been to the New Theatre Royal for the first time and what a wonderful place it is . We went to see The Nutcracker performed by the Russian State Ballet as an anniversary treat from one of our daughters . What a superb...More

Thank Shrimp1942
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and myself went to see “That’ll be the day” while in the area on holiday. I must start by saying the theatre seats are small and you are packed in but please don’t complain as it’s all part of the charm. If you...More

Thank Nessie100
Reviewed 1 October 2018

This theatre is a little gem, a wonderful example of a Victorian era with lots of nooks and crannies. We were there to see a performance of The King and I - and wow what a show. This amateur production was worthy of the West...More

Thank nrb364
Reviewed 16 September 2018

After a rough year for my family and I last year, we booked to see Aladdin, hoping to give us something to laugh about for a few hours. Aladdin was a fantastic production. So funny and did the trick for the first half of the...More

3  Thank mmac20182018
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We went to see Aladdin over Christmas and it was great. We laughed till our sides ached. Something for everyone, old and young. We will be back!More

2  Thank Tony P
Natalie H, Manager at New Theatre Royal, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thank you Tony for this lovely review. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed Aladdin. We have worked especially hard to make sure we programme shows suitable for all tastes and ages - so thank you for recognising this. We hope to welcome you...More

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