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What a difference a year makes!

After the disappointment of last year's panto at the Theatre Royal Plymouth we went this year not... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
himandher17
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St Austell, United Kingdom
What a turnaround from last year

Excellent panto with all roles well acted and approached in the right manner, John Partridge was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jon R
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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The Theatre Royal Plymouth is the largest and best attended regional producing theatre in the UK and the leading promoter of theatre in the South West. There are two distinctive performance spaces; The Lyric and The Drum, and a new workshop and...more
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Reviewed 3 days ago

After the disappointment of last year's panto at the Theatre Royal Plymouth we went this year not expecting a great deal. How mistaken we were!! John Partridge was excellent as the King Rat and Andy Ford was his usual funny self and Nigel Ellacott was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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TheatreRoyalPlymouth, Manager at Theatre Royal Plymouth, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent panto with all roles well acted and approached in the right manner, John Partridge was brilliant as King Rat and seemed to revel in playing the role. Andy Ford is as good as ever but does come over as a poor person's Michael McIntyre...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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TheatreRoyalPlymouth, Manager at Theatre Royal Plymouth, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

excellent panto this year and some amazing effects. Enjoyed this year very much Its was a much better panto this year

Date of experience: December 2018
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TheatreRoyalPlymouth, Manager at Theatre Royal Plymouth, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic show for both adults and children. Andy Ford was once again hilarious and well worth considering going to his one man show later in the year.

Date of experience: December 2018
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TheatreRoyalPlymouth, Manager at Theatre Royal Plymouth, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you haven’t done Panto before at the TRP this would be a great panto as costume and scenery are all good, however we have done this for a few years now and are finding that the format for each one is exactly the same...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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TheatreRoyalPlymouth, Manager at Theatre Royal Plymouth, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow wow wow a definite must see , so hilariously funny with amazing talented 4 performers, this was well worth £15 would of paid a lot more . Had a fantastic night , very tongue in cheek laughter throughout the 2 hour performance, these 4...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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TheatreRoyalPlymouth, Manager at Theatre Royal Plymouth, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant! Well recommend seeing it for children and adults, really funny, great songs and brilliant costumes. It was such great fun and a lovely thing to do for a Christmas treat. The rat was Amazing! Cant say anymore as dont want to spoil for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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TheatreRoyalPlymouth, Manager at Theatre Royal Plymouth, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

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Reviewed 14 December 2018

We went here with a group of friends. Everyone met up in the bar for a pre show drinks and several members in our party commented on how grubby the place was. There were a few staff members standing about gossiping, who could have grabbed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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TheatreRoyalPlymouth, Manager at Theatre Royal Plymouth, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, We're sorry to hear that your visit with us was not how we would have loved it to have been. We strive on our friendly, helpful customer service and on this occasion it is unfortunate that this was not met or recognised. We do...More

Reviewed 12 December 2018

We have been here many times and the shows are amazing. We often stay overnight so there is no rush home after. Sadly though the last time we had a meal I was disappointed as within the limited choice there was nothing that I actually...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

We found it easy to park ,and had booked to eat in restaurant,before show the menu for adult and children was very good staff were excellent and very attentive and made sure the children were included , the service was very professional, and not intrusive,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Hi, I don't believe the theatre does provide military concessions. It would be ideal if they were to offer tickets under the "Tickets for Troops" scheme.
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