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Chichester Festival Theatre

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Address: Oaklands Park, Chichester PO19 6AP, England
Phone Number: +44 1243 781312
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Mon - Sat 10:00 - 20:00

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Time your booking carefully at the Bar and Grill

We made a booking for 6.15 for a 7.30 play and we arrived early in the Bar and Grill. They seated us immediately, we ordered wine which was brought and we gave them our... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
mousie641
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Chichester, United Kingdom
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Chichester, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We made a booking for 6.15 for a 7.30 play and we arrived early in the Bar and Grill. They seated us immediately, we ordered wine which was brought and we gave them our maincourse only order there and then. Thirty minutes later our meal had not arrived, we had drank most of the wine. Twice waiters and the Maitre... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great venue-last minute tickets to see "Relatively Speaking", super value. Will definitely be back before Christmas.

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Thank philip b
Winchester, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit this Theatre several times a year, are always excited at the prospect - and are never disappointed. The theatre - apron staged which, until I came here, I've never been keen on - is beautiful, the staff are efficient, welcoming and informative, the facilities spotless. I cannot think of anything to criticise. On our latest visit we went... More 

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Thank RanneyP
London, United Kingdom
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262 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We go to the theatre in Chichester a few times a year and we book Access Seats, are my husband is disabled. On this occasion we booked our seats and arrived to see the show and it was obvious that I was going to have a restricted view, as the lady in front of me was tall or had a... More 

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1 Thank sa1gon
Southampton, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent play well acted by well known actors Robert Powell and Liza Goddard but the star of the show was Greg played by Antony Eden who played the part as well as did Richard Briers many years ago - he was the star of the show and one for the future the next Dr Who??) Ginny did well as his... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My first visit to the Minerva - the smaller, more intimate little sister to the Chichester Festival Theatre. The play was outstanding: powerful, surprising, amusing, oh so close to home. Very well worthwhile seeing and an excellent production, minimal scenery and prop changing aiding the intensity.

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Thank Sotontraveller
Findon, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to see the show 'Stepping Out ' on Saturday 19th November and thought it was unbelievably bad the only reason we didn't leave after the first half was that my wife and I hoped it would improve,sadly it didn't.

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ChichesterFT, Public Relations Manager at Chichester Festival Theatre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for Stepping Out. I'm sorry that you were disappointed with the production - we will pass your comments to the producers of the show. I do hope that you will visit Chichester Festival Theatre again. More 

New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I saw this show at Chichester and like all the others I absolutely loved it. The show closed after its scheduled run, but now has transferred to the West End of London, opening last night. The press reviews have been terrific, which isn't surprising because the production and the cast (including the amazing leads) are the same as Chichester. Enjoy.

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Thank DrewFromNY
Worthing, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was my very first visit to the theatre today and I came with friends to see Stepping Out. I have sight problems and was very disappointed that the staff did not offer me any assistance at all. I did get a good view of the stage even though sat on the left hand side facing the stage. It was... More 

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Thank Graeme R
ChichesterFT, Public Relations Manager at Chichester Festival Theatre, responded to this review

Hi Graeme, Thank you for leaving a review. I'm sorry if our staff were not on hand to offer assistance, we do pride ourselves on our customer service. When you are looking to book again please do take a look at the access page on our website as we are able to offer seats that may suit you better if... More 

Chichester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A splendid 'on-air' evening of popular orchestral pieces compered with humour and wit; splendid !music and outstanding soloists made this again memorable.

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