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The Groundlings Theatre

42 Kent Street | Portsea, Portsmouth PO1 3BS, England
+44 23 9273 7370
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Murder mystery night- ish

Firstly, i didn't really know what to expect as I've never been there or to a murder mystery... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Ben L
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
via mobile
Brilliantly fun pantomime for all the family.

Went to Snow White Pantomime here and absolutely loved it! It was so much fun! The cast were... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2016
Lisa H
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
via mobile
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“quirky venue” (3 reviews)
“cast” (8 reviews)
42 Kent Street | Portsea, Portsmouth PO1 3BS, England
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Firstly, i didn't really know what to expect as I've never been there or to a murder mystery evening. The reception area is real quirky - which is ok, it kind of makes sense once in there. The play was ok, but it was only...More

Thank Ben L
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Went to Snow White Pantomime here and absolutely loved it! It was so much fun! The cast were excellent and it was so lovely that they came out at the end to chat to the audience and have photos with them. We usually go to...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Wow.... what an amazing production...never been here before and yet I'm a local person. ...won't be the last either very much can recommend this panto... great fun..and a very talented cast.

Thank Abigail W
Reviewed 18 December 2016

I spent my first visit here for my sister-in-law's wedding reception - lovely, quirky venue, wonderful atmosphere, friendly staff. They made a special family day even more magical!

Thank Georgy R
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Just home from watching Macbeth at this quirky beautiful old theatre, never been there before what a miss, shall be going again, after trauma of driving into portsmouth, with unbeknown fireworks at gunwarf and switching on the lights at southsea made it with seconds to...More

Thank 137jan
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Went to see wizard of oz fantastic show all the cast was amazing.Took my 3 granddaughters and they loved it can't wait to go and see snow white and the seven dwarfs.If you have never been to this theatre it is a must,this was my...More

Thank wbsjadams
Reviewed 6 October 2016

A great little theatre, centrally situated near all of the Portsmouth attractions. Quirky, historic and atmospheric. Saw a very funny play here, 'one man, two guvnors'. Has a small bar area. A surprisingly good experience all round! Please go, you will not be disappointed.

Thank 1Pompey
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Many times I have visited this amazing little place, for me personal memories as it once was the school that many past family members attended. The history of the building fascinating, even more amazing the team of volunteers and staff who keep this place alive....More

Thank Lazydazymazy
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

You can feel the atmosphere of the old times. The stories from the reenactors about the Victorian school, theatre ghosts and personal experiences were wonderful. I also got an opportunity to try on a few of 11000 costumes that they have. I do recommend it.

Thank mpasnikowski
Reviewed 8 May 2016

This lovely theatre is the oldest theatre in Portsmouth ,The shows they put on are amazing and even have a meet and greet after every show so don't forget your cameras . there is on site parking and even a bar with lots of drinks...More

Thank karenmariebull
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