We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Castle

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Theatre & Arts Centre 10 Castle Way, Wellingborough NN8 1XA, England
Phone Number:
+44 1933 229022
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 85 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 44
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
The Castle never dispoints.

I have been going to th castle for many years, from my school shows that we put on every year here to coming to watch the pantos. I resently came to watch a movie here and loved... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
lou l
,
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Add Photo Write a Review

85 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 84: English reviews
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have been going to th castle for many years, from my school shows that we put on every year here to coming to watch the pantos. I resently came to watch a movie here and loved everyrhing about it, the convenience of how close it is to my home, the lovely people that work there ( in particular one... More 

Helpful?
Thank lou l
Northants
Level Contributor
25 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

After a few months of unfortunate closure, the theatre is open again and building an interesting programme of events - from recent films, through live screenings from the National Theatre & RSC, to local theatrical groups, to professional companies, dance, music and comedy: something for everyone. there's plenty of parking both onsite and in the closely located multi-storey car park... More 

Helpful?
Thank Joop51
Grimsby
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

the theatre was really comfortable and personal, such a nice little theatre and top staff, lovely bar and staff and the singalonga grease is an experience the will stay with me for a long time (in a good way) keep the theatre going and please support it, it deserves to thrive

Helpful?
Thank Wren11
Wellingborough, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

A nice little theatre that is always showing something to suit all tastes. A nice place to go and see a film as well. Keep an eye on the dates though, as films are not on for many days at a time. Ticket prices for any production are competitive when compared with other local town venues. Franks is a good... More 

Helpful?
Thank Martin P
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The Castle is a good small theatre, it serves decent food (Franks that is) and has a good mix of shows. However, it is however pretty expensive, as well as high ticket prices everything they sell is on the high side. So all in a decent place but the prices can leave a bitter taste.

Helpful?
Thank Paul D
Northampton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
41 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Excellent show, fabulous dancers, very well performed by the Russian dancers. Excellent value for money with easy parking and access

Helpful?
Thank John S
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

So glad this has reopened. It's a lovely clean and friendly theatre. All the staff were attentive and we all really enjoyed our visit.

Helpful?
Thank alij25
1 review
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Good show(Snowwhite on ice).Good food at Frank's.Good parking (free).Easy on line booking and ticket retrieval.Definately visit again

Helpful?
Thank Brian W
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016

A must for anyone who likes ice dancing , a brilliant adaption of Snow White performed by Russian ice skaters ,me and my wife had great nights entertainment ,WELL DONE !

Helpful?
Thank TEL18
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
84 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Castle Theatre Wellingborough is a fabulous community resource, I have visited a few times since it reopened in September, they are now showing a good range of things, including up to date movies, kids shows, music and snow white on ice, yes an ice rink in our local theatre. Local art is also on display upstairs by the entrances for... More 

Helpful?
Thank WellingboroughFamily

Travellers who viewed The Castle also viewed

Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
 
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
 

Been to The Castle? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Castle staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?