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Blackfriars Theatre and Arts Centre

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Great night out , wished we had done it sooner

We were on holiday in the area and took the plunge and visited this theatre for the first time and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
archer61
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england
Little gem

I went to one of the comedy nights with a group of friends, This is a great place it is a great... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
_johnkeal1982
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Alford, United Kingdom
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1 week ago
“Great night out , wished we had done it sooner”
2 Oct 2018
“Little gem ”
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Spain Lane, Boston PE21 6HP, England
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+44 1205 363108
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on holiday in the area and took the plunge and visited this theatre for the first time and watched the local Boston Playgoers . The venue is steeped in history and is well maintained and looked after . The play and the standard...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I went to one of the comedy nights with a group of friends, This is a great place it is a great building with a great atmosphere, because it’s not a huge stage you get a much more cosy welcoming feeling, I will definitely be...More

Thank _johnkeal1982
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Cracking night at comedy night with my mate. The Theatre is a little dated however the staff and functionality of the building was good. Recommend it for a night out.

Thank StuieRooster
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

The Blackfriars Theatre building is located in Spain Lane in Boston, Lincolnshire. It was originally a medieval friary. The friary was built around 1288 and restored in the early 1960. It became a theatre in the 1980’s and now has modern plays and performances. The...More

Thank FrequentFlier756853
Reviewed 20 August 2018

a nice small place to visit. various shows and events. Nice and clean with friendly staff. Historical building worth a visit on its own right.No parking but nearly central to boston with parking spaces near by.

Thank sueblackburn150
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

A Brilliant little theatre. We went to see the Full Monty. A Brilliant show! Well done to everyone involved. The greater as large enough to have an atmosphere but small enough to be part of it. Great facilities and organised well. I would visit again...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic time. Children loved it especially as their grandad was selected to be the ventriloquist dummy. Very very funny. Brilliant show didn't realise it was such a lovely venue. Didn't know they had such varied shows. Have bought tickets for their comedy night.

Thank annieLincoln
Reviewed 19 December 2017

A quaint little theatre with a lot of potential although without wanting to sound negative they are raising money to replace and upgrade the facilities which is lobvely to see in a theatre in the current climate. We went to watch the pantomime of Cinderella...More

Thank Nic W
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Lovely little local theatre in a period building. You get a blend of varied entertainment, some national and some local acts as well. Bands, plays, opera, ballet, comedy nights, panto,musicals and more. Reasonably priced, staff are helpful and friendly, a bar and an intimate relaxed...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 30 December 2016

As a family we went to see the Christmas pantomime (Robin Hood / Babes in the wood) and it was fantastic. The theatre is very old and retains its character - its run by volunteers who do an amazing job. It was great to support...More

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