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Pitlochry Festival Theatre

Port-Na-Craig, Pitlochry PH16 5DR, Scotland
+44 1796 484600
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This was my first visit to the theatre to see Absurd Person Singular - the theatre and facilities... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Mary Rose by J M Barrie

Excellent production of a classic ghost story. Although a modern theatre, the play was very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Burnley, United Kingdom
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Port-Na-Craig, Pitlochry PH16 5DR, Scotland
+44 1796 484600
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was my first visit to the theatre to see Absurd Person Singular - the theatre and facilities were excellent, the staff very friendly and helpful. Facilities all clean The play itself was so good - had me giggling so much in the second part!!!...More

Thank esme199
Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent production of a classic ghost story. Although a modern theatre, the play was very atmospheric and quite creepy. Only one downside was that legroom on row 17 was very limited. Discuss with box office before booking!!

Thank JGD1967
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although I have been to many productions at this lovely theatre over the years, it has never ceased to impress. This never more so than my recent visit. Firstly we had a pre dinner at the theatre restaurant where although the table service was slow,...More

Thank Adrian D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Festival Theatre has an excellent Repertoire Company who deliver a great range of productions. The Theatre complex delivers a good meeting point, showcasing local artists work, a café and a restaurant offering pre-show meals. The shows were sold out when we were there, just...More

Thank Sandra and Alan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our Broughty Ferry church outing once again headed for Pitlochry. It was a full house for this, the second performance of 'High Society'. What can I say that has not been said before (including my own review for last year's 'Carousel')? Yet another masterpiece presented...More

4  Thank Jimmy S
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We live locally and pop in as it is spacious and has a lovely view of the river. I'm afraid the hot drinks are lacking, as is the food. The seating has cushions turned over as they are tearing and stained, and there is nothing...More

1  Thank Lucy T
Peter P, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Hi Lucy, Fantastic news that you often pop in to enjoy our spacious Foyer Café and superb views over the River Tummel and Ben Vrackie. Children are regularly (and happily!) catered for through the provision of child friendly portions and infant seating, with our wide...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We went to see the finals of the SCDA Scottish one act play festival. The foyer is large with plenty of room to meet people, have a drink and have a chat. The theatre is open with excellent sight-lines from everywhere. The stage is large...More

2  Thank Hstevens282
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We had a magical time going to see The Tin Forest at Pitlochry Festival Theatre - the performance itself was spellbinding and the shop and facilities were of a very high standard. (We also loved the 'wobbly bridge' just down from the theatre, which I...More

Thank traveller186532
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Had a lovely evening at an 'Allo Allo' murder mystery. It was a very well organised event. Cast were very funny and entertaining. Terrific fun!

Thank MrsSimpy
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Great theatre in lovely location. Entertaining events and lovely food. Pitlochry Theatre, you have wonderful staff especially Margaret who was on evening duty Saturday 8th April. Our taxi driver cheated us by accepting payment from us for a return trip to evening performance. He failed...More

Thank MaisieFalkirk
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Pam M
Hi , Do you have a programme of shows this summer ? I can't seem to access one. Pam
27 March 2017|
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Response from giles c | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your question. Our summer programme is available online if you go to our website and click on 'What's On & Tickets' then scroll down that page to find links to a pdf file of the brochure or an interactive... More
Paddy M
How do get to the theatre as we do not travel by car?
29 July 2016|
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Response from andypratt40 | Reviewed this property |
Train services from Edinburgh are good however if you are staying in Pitlochry, the Theatre is easily accessible by either taxi or a reasonable walk.
Stuart H
We're looking forward very much to seeing Carousel on the 6th August and Role Play on the 29th July but would like to see a cast list etc. Any chance of finding anything out? Stuart H
18 July 2016|
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Response from StravaigingJock | Reviewed this property |
CAST - Carousel Billy Bigelow George Arvidson Julie Jordan Anna McGarahan Carrie Pipperidge Hannah Howie * Mrs Mullin Helen Logan David Bascombe Greg Powrie * Nettie Fowler Jacqueline Dutoit Enoch Snow Christopher Price... More