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St. Martins Theatre

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Address: West St, London, England
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The Mousetrap Theater Show in London
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We came to see the Mouse trap and sat in the front row of the dress circle. The leg room was very cramped here but had a great, uninterrupted view of a stage so was worth it. If... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We came to see the Mouse trap and sat in the front row of the dress circle. The leg room was very cramped here but had a great, uninterrupted view of a stage so was worth it. If you want a seat with more leg room some seats on the end of aisles did not have seats in front of... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We recently went to see mousetrap as part of our weekend away treat absolutely loved it!!! The theatre itself is cosy and cute staff are helpful and is easy to find. The show...... was amazing absolutely brilliant it has so many hilarious parts in it as well as keeping us guessing who done it!!! Definitely a must see!! But shh... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We finally got round to seeing 'The Mousetrap ' and we weren't disappointed! Amusing and like all good murder mysteries kept us guessing to the very end. The theatre itself was cramped and definitely not comfortable- which says a lot for the play, for it kept our minds off our discomfort!!

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went because its there, and I stayed because I paid. This is the essential guide to middle class pomposity and takes place in a theatre that would probably never be allowed to open in the modern era with stricter planning regs. The seats are dreadful (as a cast member would say). The view is decidely rotten (ditto) with a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We saw this show 30 years ago and had completely forgotten the plot. Many twists and turns, great humour and confusion abounds as you try to work out the killer. . Great acting and fast paced play. Worth every moment of watching. We sat in the stalls and had great views.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was keen to see 'The Mousetrap' and was not disappointed. Great twist at the end! Enjoyed the performance enormously. The theatre is intimate with beautiful architectural features. However, the seats were probably the most uncomfortable I have ever sat in.No leg-room whatsoever and had to keep shifting position. Will get more expensive tickets next time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Cosy theatre, well performed play, enjoyable and easy to follow. Perfect for my teenage daughter who doesn't enjoy excessive noise or movement on stage.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We visited St Martins theatre this evening to see Agatha Christies very long running show 'The Mousetrap'. This was a Christmas gift for my mum as she is a big fan and enjoys a murder mystery. The theatre is very old English and a small intimate place. We booked wheelchair friendly seats which were comfy and spacious. The staff at... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Received The Mousetrap tickets for Christmas gift and was not disappointed. The St Martins theatre has history and tradition in abundance, which greatly compliments this fantastic show. A show that has been running for a very long time and it's easy to see why! Yes the seats may be not comfortable enough for those who are probably used to modern... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Being a fan of Agatha Christie for half of my life, seeing The Mousetrap has been on my bucket list for a long time, and I finally had a chance to visit St Martin's Theatre last week, in the 64th year since it first started. Although I was familiar with the play itself, I was not sure what to expect... More 

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Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or simply to be among the multitude of people who pass through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated by some impromptu act of a street performer wowing the crowds in Covent Garden's Piazza. If you do have tickets, you'll be pleased to note that many of the local eateries accommodate theatergoers with prix fixe menus, early dinners, and later than usual opening hours. 


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