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The Athenaeum Centre

18-20 High Street, Warminster BA12 9AE, England
+44 1985 213891
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A real tradition

What a find, such a lovely traditional old theatre with some great productions, comfortable seats... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Theswan B
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Bradford-on-Avon, England, United Kingdom
why such a good rating

well the rating is so high because this is a theatre is a wonderful local attraction. been a few... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Del C
,
Warminster, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
5 Mar 2018
“A real tradition”
3 Oct 2017
“why such a good rating”
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18-20 High Street, Warminster BA12 9AE, England
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+44 1985 213891
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

What a find, such a lovely traditional old theatre with some great productions, comfortable seats but a lovely traditional atmosphere and the staff and super helpful. Been on many occasions and will go back again

Thank Theswan B
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

well the rating is so high because this is a theatre is a wonderful local attraction. been a few times and loved the atmosphere , the staff are always friendly.

Thank Del C
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Although housed in an old building the facilities are first class. The audio system which has recently being upgraded is just fantastic. It is a real pleasure to sit in the auditorium and enjoy the many shows: plays, musicals, concerts, films etc. If you have...More

Thank Daniela M
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We went to see the hysterical 'Avenue Q'. What a great night out. Our first visit since moving to the area and we'll def go back. It's small and intimate with great views of the stage from any seat. A nice little well priced bar....More

Thank mhstran79
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

We attended Graham Harvey's charming play "No Finer Life" and were really impressed with the theatre. Volunteer staff were delightful and when I expressed mild disappointment that fizzy lager was the only beer on offer, they went out to the shops and got some real...More

Thank Coalchucker
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

This venue is run entirely by volunteers so that in itself makes it worth supporting They are doing a good job of restoring the building and expanding it And have an expending programme of events Hopefully it will continue to improve and become the heart...More

Thank David W
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

We been to many great shows here. Also as we don't have a cinema in town they have a cinema club and show up-to-date films

Thank James P
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

My family and I have enjoyed attending a number of shows here over the last year, always fun and entertaining, including a pantomime, my first in my 67 years and I was lucky enough to have all my children and grandchildren there as well. There...More

Thank demodave1
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Reviewed 1 October 2015

Visited the athenaeum for the first time on 17 September to watch the wizard of oz and we was really impressed with the building and of the show. Beautiful old building which has been restored with much care the staff all volunteers were really helpful...More

Thank terry t
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

We have visited the Athenaeum several times now, mostly for theatrical shows and sometimes for music. It is a wonderfully kept old theatre, small enough to be personal but big enough to get the full 'theatre experience'. It is very well run by the team...More

Thank Shaun-John-298
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