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Playhouse Theatre

Northumberland Avenue, London WC2N 5DE, England
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Great Theatre

Myself and a friend went to see The Kite Runner here. I loved the production and thought the acting... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Amy B
London, United Kingdom
Kite Runner

Kite Runner what a let down not my thing 2 wood boxes high-lite of the stage props adults playing... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chingford, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“leg room” (36 reviews)
“dress circle” (22 reviews)
Northumberland Avenue, London WC2N 5DE, England
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Myself and a friend went to see The Kite Runner here. I loved the production and thought the acting was great. To be able to adapt the book in such a successful way is quite impressive. The theatre itself is one I didn't really know...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kite Runner what a let down not my thing 2 wood boxes high-lite of the stage props adults playing the children actors play many other parts worst show i have ever seen proper low budget.

Thank CliveLongwood
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The seats were really comfortable with plenty of legroom. A classic theatre which is a must see to visit. Current play The Kite Runner was excellent.

Thank perfect_spy
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Went to see The Kite Runner, great seats in the dress circle which was fabulous. The production is excellent and works well on the stage. I was not sure if it would, but it does. Quite a few empty seats on the night I went...More

1  Thank AmbridgeGirl
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We went to see David Baddiel's one man show about his family and laughed from 'start' to 'finish'. It was the main thing we came down to London to see and we were not disappointed. If you have a family member with dementia then you...More

Thank max b
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Brilliantly funny . A great show by David Beddiel , Laughed throughout as did the people I went with .It was such a wonderful tribute to his mother , a true character in so many ways . Thanks for a super afternoon .

Thank Janice B
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Terrific show - laughed out loud for two hours. Genuinely funny in a raw yet poignant way. I had never heard of David Beddiel before we took a chance on this one-man show, and so glad we did. If you're a bit of a prude,...More

Thank Lacristinara
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

As us most of the London theatres great old establishments great acoustics and a west end show is a great day out thus is one of the old great theatres

Thank geeo
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Went to see David Baddiel in My Family Got free upgrade on seats What a brilliant way to remember those who are no longer with us I have never laughed so much, at times shocked then made to think about life and how we really...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Saw David Baddiel: My Family here, which was a great show. Venue is well run, and cosy feeling due to fairly small size.

Thank LCC1980
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
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30 August 2016|
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Response from 719Traceyc_8 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it was quite restricted - with restricted leg room and the rail - it didn't spoil our experience just wouldn't choose to sit there again.
21 April 2015|
Response from talegend |
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