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Alhambra Theatre

Morley Street, Bradford BD7 1AJ, England
+44 1274 432000
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A little bit of nostalgia

Went to see a play, lovely venue, comfy enough, easy to get to, charming in an old fashioned way... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Chris T
via mobile
Beautiful experience

We went to the theatre yesterday to see Carol King musical Beautiful it was absolutely fantastic... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marcia1505
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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The Alhambra Theatre is regarded as the North's premier touring venue and hosts the best in large scale entertainment from ballet and opera to variety and comedy, musicals, drama and Yorkshire's biggest panto.The venue seats 1,400 people and is a popular choice for major touring companies including Northern Ballet Theatre, Matthew Bourne's New Adventures and David Ian Productions (Chicago, Grease, The Sound of Music). It has staged major West End shows including Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and Miss Saigon. It is a member of The Dance Consortium, a group of theatres who work together to bring the best in international dance to the UK.The Alhambra also offers a unique and unrivalled setting for meetings, events, corporate hospitality and conferences in Bradford.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 20:00
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Morley Street, Bradford BD7 1AJ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went to see a play, lovely venue, comfy enough, easy to get to, charming in an old fashioned way, but clean and upto date too.

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the theatre yesterday to see Carol King musical Beautiful it was absolutely fantastic. The cast and crew were wonderful. I have previously seen this musical on Broadway New York a couple of years ago and I have to say it was just...More

Thank Marcia1505
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to see Carole King Story. Starting with a meal at the theatre. The meal was outstanding and service spot on! The show was fantastic too. This will be one of the shows at the top of our favourites list. Highly recommended if you get...More

Thank Kath N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic staging, brilliant singers, amazing costume... told the story of Carole King and her song writing career through 1960-Tapestry. Funny and moving. I loved it.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was taken to the Alhambra for my birthday . Really enjoyed it . I do think it's time it had a refurb it must be years since it as been done out. Also think it could do with more toilets come interval time the ques...More

Thank DAWN M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Bradford Alhambra Panto has been enjoyed by my family every year for the past 6 years at Christmas. Pantos are aimed at kids but my husband and myself have enjoyed the fun and laughter just as much as the kids. Bobby Davro is always...More

Thank Judith L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to watch a musical. The Hall it self is so beautiful. Lounges are spacious and can easily grab pre show grub. Parking near by.

Thank Shakila T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go to the Pantomime every year Billy Pearce is awesome, seen numerous shows this year and they are all well presented and the staff bare friendly and helpful, the theatre itself is a beautiful building and well worth a visit

Thank kevinsykes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful theatre full of atmosphere great shows very helpful staff nice to have the full package with drinks and a good meal in the 1914 restaurant.

Thank anne b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoy pantomimes, and I was particularly looking forward to watching the pantomime Peter Pan with my young children at the Alhambra. I remember watching The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe as a child, and wanted my children to experience the same. I was...More

Thank Amina A
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Kirsty M
9 May 2017|
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Response from SebastianMAerton | Reviewed this property |
The best seats in the house are in the stalls. Of course, don't head towards rows A to E, anything thereafter is perfect.
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AndreaT75
13 April 2017|
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Response from RaffYork | Reviewed this property |
Much better than the circles, they are very long rows though so you can get stuck in the middle without wanting to disturb others at the interval. We sat in P1-3 recently & they were great.
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whitelm2017
6 April 2017|
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Response from RogerfromTown | Reviewed this property |
There is good free on road parking on Thornton Road in the evenings and at weekends
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