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The Soapbox Children's Theatre

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Great fun!!

I went to see Dino-saw with my Mum and my nearly 4 year old. First time we've been so didn't know... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
Girl76
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Brilliant theatre, toy shop and cafe

We've seen a few things here and it's always excellent. The staff are friendly and helpful and... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
azrielalcaraz
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We offer theatre, workshops and arts based activities for children and their families. Theatre shows for under 5's to 15 years. Drama, dance and art workshops for children. Dance and yoga workshops for adults. We also run holiday clubs, festivals...more
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| Devonport Park,the corner of Milne Place and Exmouth Road, Plymouth PL1 4RD, England
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

I went to see Dino-saw with my Mum and my nearly 4 year old. First time we've been so didn't know what to expect but we will be going back. The show was lots of fun for adults and children and they encouraged the children...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We've seen a few things here and it's always excellent. The staff are friendly and helpful and the you shop sells some truly beautiful toys. Highly recommend their shows, drama classes and the fairyand goblin festival they run which is just awesome!

Thank azrielalcaraz
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

We saw Dino-saw today and we all loved it. A 3 1/2 year old and a 7 month old were utterly enthralled. Beautiful story, magical feeling- the pair of talented actors used beautiful puppets of dinosaurs- some small 1”, some middle 4-6” with tail, and...More

Thank savsum
Reviewed 10 May 2018

I have taken my toddler to a few of the Stiltskin Arts productions, at the Soapbox theatre now and we have enjoyed all of them. There is so much to see and each one has had moments of interaction and opportunities for photos with the...More

Thank Katie S
Reviewed 9 May 2018

My little boy has never been to anything like this before and he absolutely loved it would definitely be back again as it was brilliant !! Xxxx

Thank Daisy B
Reviewed 25 March 2018

What an amazing performance! Jaquie and Iain have created a wonderful way to introduce children to Shakespeare. See you next time. Michaela and Tobias

Thank Michaela S
Jacqueline B, Artistic Director/Co-Founder at The Soapbox Children's Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Hi Michaela, thank you for coming along to see Romeo & Juliet at The Soapbox. We hope to see you soon. Best wishes Jacqueline

Reviewed 25 March 2018

This little theater is being runned by people with a big heart and great talent. Highly recommend any of their shows and events, with our big favourite being their Goblins and Faeries festival in the Spring ! A great venue for all the family in...More

Thank apheia
Jacqueline B, Artistic Director/Co-Founder at The Soapbox Children's Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thank you for your kind words. You'll be please to know that our Spellbound Fairy and Goblin festival will be back this year in and around the theatre. Dust off those wings and dig out the glitter, it's going to be a good one!!! See...More

Reviewed 24 March 2018

What a great place and performance! The children and the adults absolutely loved this version of Romeo and Juliet. It was very cleverly done with 2 performers and several potato performers. There was an opportunity for everyone to disco dance and in the interval the...More

Thank VictoryPea
Jacqueline B, Artistic Director/Co-Founder at The Soapbox Children's Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Hi Thank you for your lovely review and we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed Romeo & Juliet and our potato friends! We hope to see you soon. Best wishes Jacqueline

Reviewed 4 March 2018

Yesterday was our first time at baby rave. My little girl is almost 2 and loves to dance. The building is a hidden gem, but what really makes it are the people that run it. There were bubbles, face painting, glow sticks, disco, tea &...More

Thank kymshorty81
Jacqueline B, Artistic Director/Co-Founder at The Soapbox Children's Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Hi kymshorty81 Thank you for you lovely words, I'll pass them onto the team. We absolutely love the baby raves... I'm not sure who enjoys them more... the children or the parents or the staff!?! Please do come along to one of our toddler shows....More

Reviewed 4 March 2018

Armed with a glow stick and face paints that lit up in the UV light, the kids (2 and 4), husband and I headed into the depths of the Soapbox den to take part in our first baby rave. We were met a blast of...More

Thank Sarah W
Jacqueline B, Artistic Director/Co-Founder at The Soapbox Children's Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Hi Sarah Thank you for your glowing review! We like to do things differently at The Soapbox, so raving in snow boots and big jumpers is just absolutely perfect! We hope to see you again soon. Best wishes Jacqueline

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Jannerbloke
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Response from Jacqueline B | Property representative |
Hi Jannerbloke, there are two public defibrillator located at the park cafe 100m from The Soapbox Children's Theatre and staff have received training in how to use it correctly in an emergency.
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Response from Nuttyprofessor | Reviewed this property |
This is a permanent building. If you go to the website or Facebook site there are pics of the theatre.
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