Been there over the yeas to see any shows. No seat is really that far from the stage. Such a great feel and atmosphere.
With sb I love to the theatre. Also it's not big enough, the performance was just fine. The seat is quite far to the stage
Went to see the recent production of The Winter's Tale- as always The Crucible is a stunning regional theatre. Great service from the staff, great facilities, one of the most intimate and brilliant stages in the country- overall a tremendous visit.
The Crucible theatre in Sheffield is a modern building, recently refurbished. It is probably most well known around the world because of the Snooker Tournament held there annually, which is a popular venue because of its intimacy. It has a 'thrust' stage, with the audience around the stage on 3 sides. The audience feel almost part of the show on... More
I have visited The Crucible a number of times to see several different productions. Each time, my experience has been extremely positive. There is nothing to separate the quality of this theatre from those in London.
I couldn't spend seven months in Sheffield and not visit the home of snooker on television could I? So I bit the bullet in my last week here and went to see Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale (October 2013). It's a lovely theatre and the seating arrangement feels very intimate in relation to the performance. I've only ever been to one... More
This was only my second visit since the Crucible had its major refurbishment a while ago - but in fact most of the resources went into the backstage and other hidden areas. The main auditorium, with minimal changes, remains somehow cosy and welcoming, partly because it isn't too big and the thrust stage comes right into the audience. We went... More
One of my favourite theatres. Everyone is close to the stage and there is a real feeling of intimacy. Never seen a poor production here - the staging, production and acting are always top notch. Oddly, the areas outside the auditorium are less enticing. The carpet is an eye-watering red, and there is nowhere to sit except for the bar... More
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