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The Apex

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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The Apex

Visited the Apex for the first time and saw Steve Harley trio.We had the pre show platter before... read more

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Concert - Steve Harley

First time to this venue. Excellent place, good seating and acoustics. Facilities all good, cafe... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Great Baddow, United Kingdom
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Award winning live music & entertainment venue in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. From classical to jazz, folk to pop/rock, comedy, family entertainment & more! The Apex also hosts a stunning art gallery with frequently changing exhibitions, plus a cafe!
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1 Charter Square, Bury St Edmunds IP33 3FD, England
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All reviews great acts lower balcony brilliant venue modern theatre park close coffee bar sound quality excellent acoustics single seats comfortable seats pre show seating area plenty of leg room to suit all tastes coffee and cake front of house plenty of space
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited the Apex for the first time and saw Steve Harley trio.We had the pre show platter before hand which was very good. Most impressed with the venue. They sound and lighting very good and although our seats were towards the back the view was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

First time to this venue. Excellent place, good seating and acoustics. Facilities all good, cafe and bar. Fantastic concert. Looks like an excellent program events. Very likely to return.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank P8941VPmarkb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fantastic evening of music and song from the very talented McGoldrick, McCusker and Doyle. It was wonderful to see them performing at the Apex, we are so lucky to have this great theatre in Bury St Edmunds. We always enjoy or visits here,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank essexmember
Reviewed 5 February 2019

Very, very impressed with the Apex. Going to Bury for a night out is a bit of a mission - 90 mins on the road etc. However the promise of the Young Uns doing their "Ballad of Johnny Lightfoot" show could not be ignored. The...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Gibson M
Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

Been to the Apex several times now to see top line artistes. The names Elkie Brooks, Shalamar and Ruby Turner might not stir the loins of the younger members of the population but for us Baby Boomers it has been three veritable feasts of enduring...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank davestreet7
Reviewed 3 February 2019

My favourite theatre in the area. It is modern, well laid out and very adaptable. I go to a concert their about once a month. They have very diverse acts. Besides the music acts, they have lots of other stuff such as comedians and speakers.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Deljust
Reviewed 27 January 2019

First visit to the apex to see the Searchers. Small theatre but wherever you sat you were able to clearly see the artists on the stage unlike the larger arena venues. Acoustics were excellent, toilet facilities were good with no queuing and a spacious foyer...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank chapmak11
Reviewed 5 January 2019

called here for a bite to eat after doing our shopping.. clean and bright place staff friendly, coffee and tea cakes were really nice the only niggle is the toilets are downstairs!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank thimble95
Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

Good facilities, clean toilets downstairs, friendly reception staff. Nice coffee shop in the entrance atrium. Parking is in Cattle Market car park. You can use Ringo app.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank James P
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

Great venue staff are really helpful all around great experience have worked there a couple of times now would highly recommend

Date of experience: December 2018
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7 February 2019|
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Response from Gibson M | Reviewed this property |
No idea. We sat in mid circle. However, when you provisionally elect for a seat online, it gives you an image of your view of the stage. Hope that helps!
16 June 2018|
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Response from Ian C | Property representative |
Hi Sue, Thank you for your question. Yes, we do have air conditioning. Please let us know if you have any further questions. Very best
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3 July 2016|
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Response from Marcus S | Reviewed this property |
The seating plan is available when you book your seats on-line. You can still decline tickets if the seats you prefer are not available.