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Swansea Grand Theatre

Singleton Street, Swansea SA1 3QJ, Wales
+44 1792 475715
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Very nice theatre

It is always a joy to visit the Swansea grand. A delightful theatre of the "old style". Views and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Richard2369
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Llandybie, United Kingdom
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Beautiful Theatre

I attended this theatre to see Bill Bailey .It is a beautiful building with sweeping staircase and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kaz B
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Calne, United Kingdom
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The Grand Theatre in Swansea has a wide variety of shows and exhibitions for everyone to enjoy. Footlights Cafe is open from 11.00am to 3.30pm on performance days (closed on Mondays), and Footlights restaurant is open from 5.00 pm on performance days until 11.00pm and has full access for wheelchair users. Opening times - Monday to Saturday: 9.30am - 8.00pm (9.30am - 6.00pm on non performance days)Sunday: Open for one hour before performances
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 20:00
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Singleton Street, Swansea SA1 3QJ, Wales
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+44 1792 475715
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"beauty and the beast"
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"boxing day"
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"lovely atmosphere"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is always a joy to visit the Swansea grand. A delightful theatre of the "old style". Views and seating are excellent. We have visited many times and hopefully will continue to do so.

Thank Richard2369
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I attended this theatre to see Bill Bailey .It is a beautiful building with sweeping staircase and a chandelier and we were sat in the upper circle which had an excellent view. The only think that puts me off is the lack of leg room...More

Thank Kaz B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Swansea's Grand Theatre is a lovely venue to visit. Built in the late 1800s, this theatre is very much old style, with its red 'velvet' seating and plenty of gold guilt. It has a relatively small feel to it as often theatres of this era...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to see of the production of “Of Mice And Men” recently. Good production and the theatre itself is really pretty and could see everything from where we were sitting. Would be 5* if not for lack of leg room. It’s an old theatre so...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great looking on the inside, something and nothing on the outside and in a shabby bit of town. Road layout as complex as they can make it I reckon too. Show was great, and ye olden days nostalgia brought to the show by the ice...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Lovey seats in the stalls lovely company. Staff very helpful. Toilets clean. Comfortable temperature in auditorium.

1  Thank jacquie882015
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

A superb venue, great view form all seats. Its old and has kept its beautiful facade. I have been many times and it never disappoints

1  Thank BazRex
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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Three of us went to the 80s tribute night - brilliant! Dancing in the aisle! The 60s celebration was also great! My concern is the customer service. Approached the booking desk with a smile and a “hi” - no response. Was told that the 60s...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

I got to admit that before going , I was apprehensive about it due to what I thought was a lack of talent but how wrong I was! Darren Day (who I wasn't sure of most of all !) Was an absolute joy to watch...More

1  Thank dean w
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Had a great time in a beautifully ornate theatre with my girlfriend and family. I honestly didn’t think the night could get any better, until we got to the bar and were greeted by the friendliest and most skilful barman ive ever had the pleasure...More

1  Thank andrewsnowflake
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Emma2401
16 March 2018|
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Response from Stevesarahparry | Reviewed this property |
There is parking outside but limited, quadrant parking is close by. Few hundred metres away
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Emma2401
8 March 2018|
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Response from Stevesarahparry | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does rise but slightly, if you get a giant in front you won’t be happy
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Liz S
23 February 2018|
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Response from Indie22255 | Reviewed this property |
No. There’s a bar, but no food.
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