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The Kings Theatre

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Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth, England
+44 23 9282 8282
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Lovely venue, great Eagles show.

Was here a couple of nights ago for a tribute show to the Eagles - The Illegal Eagles. Seen... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gatesy150
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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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A Beautiful Noise with Neil Diamond

Really lovely old theatre. I had the pleasure of seeing Fisher Stevens performing as Neil Diamond... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Catherine A
,
Farnborough, United Kingdom
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Overview

  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“dress circle” (6 reviews)
“upper circle” (6 reviews)
“front row” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth, England
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+44 23 9282 8282
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Reviews (258)

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"upper circle"
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"front row"
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"christmas pantomime"
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"plenty of leg room"
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"box office"
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"beautiful building"
in 6 reviews
"original features"
in 3 reviews
"step back in time"
in 4 reviews
"performance"
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"cast"
in 19 reviews
"stage"
in 24 reviews
"waitrose"
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"dreamboats"
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"audience"
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"opera"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was here a couple of nights ago for a tribute show to the Eagles - The Illegal Eagles. Seen numerous times before and they were as good as ever ! This theatre is a great venue, think I read it has capacity of 1500. Was...More

Thank gatesy150
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really lovely old theatre. I had the pleasure of seeing Fisher Stevens performing as Neil Diamond in A Beautiful Noise. Fantastic performance. I had a great view of the stage. Great acoustics. 2 bars offering a good selection of drinks and snacks. Downside, the chairs...More

Thank Catherine A
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Elton John tribute. Fantastic. If you are an Elton John fan go and see this show! And Kings Southsea was where the pinball wizard scene was filmed. Apparently.

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

The show was fanatastic! Well worth seeing. I booked tickets for me, my mum and nan to treat them for their birthdays. The parking was so busy around the theatre that we made it just as the show was starting. Our seats were unable to...More

Thank palmtree2018
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

spectacular show,from start to finish,lovely theatre which we often use,not just because it is local but the shows they put on are really good,we have 2 more booked for later on in the year so far,this show wa so good the cast and especially the...More

Thank ELBWaterlooville
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Came here to see Sound of Music. Old and historic theatre, with plenty of character. No specific parking, but free on street parking nearby, in residential streets surrounding the theatre. We sat in the upper circle. Cost us £32, compared to £38 for the dress...More

Thank Andy C
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Saw preacher man , dusty Springfield songs, great cast, good story, thoroughly enjoyed it. Would go again,this theatre is lovely

Thank illorafan
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

It is such a long time since I visited this theatre and yesterday I was able to appreciate the beauty of the charming place, built way back in 1907 but still looking so charming . All of the interior fenestration and the plasterwork, plus the...More

Thank U8696YHpaulg
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Very disappointed, posted a 2 for 1 offer on social media stating show between Tuesday- Saturday. However in terms and conditions states offer is only valid Tuesday to Thursday. This was not clearly stated in the actual post falsely implying the offer is available Tuesday...More

Thank Travelandsee25
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

This is a MUST visit for residents, visitors, youngsters & young at heart. This theatre transports you back to a bygone era which enthralls adults & children alike. There is a magic as soon as you step inside & praise must be given to those...More

Thank Lynda R
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watermummy
11 March 2018|
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Response from Fiona G | Property representative |
There are plenty of hotels around Southsea in walking distance
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