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Swan Theatre

Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 7LS, England
+44 1789 403493
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The White Devil

Excellent theatre reminding me of the Globe in London and similar. Comfortable and good views even... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2014
London, United Kingdom

A very attractive building both on the outside and inside. Theatre has a great warm and intimate... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2014
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Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 7LS, England
+44 1789 403493
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Reviewed 9 August 2014

Excellent theatre reminding me of the Globe in London and similar. Comfortable and good views even from the furthest seats (which we were in). The music and if you like, special effects, were very well executed so the overall experience was, in the play we...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2014

A very attractive building both on the outside and inside. Theatre has a great warm and intimate atmosphere, I think best to be seated front stalls, you really feel you are part of the action! I always come away with a satisfied glow and feel...More

Thank Trekwise
Reviewed 9 August 2014

Theatre is relatively small but its design to mirror Jacobean theatre renders it an intimate setting. It is one of the most special and beautiful theatres I have visited.

Thank Ann D
Reviewed 5 August 2014

The most well designed, and most comfortable theatre space of the three RSC theatres. Having enjoyed a number of fine productions here, I can say that the set up of the theatre is comfortable, feels spacious (yet intimate), and offers a terrific potential experience to...More

Thank Qipapa
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Have no been seated at various points. My favourite is the circle though the view is good wherever I have viewed performances from. You can take in a drink and enjoy the performance from comfortable seating.

Thank catt247
Reviewed 1 August 2014

We were in top level looking down on stage. The seating had us leaning forward constantly and was quite uncomfortable. Talent of actors, however was brilliant. Staff of Theatre very friendly and helpful.

Thank PaulandDeb2014
Reviewed 31 July 2014

Brilliant play. Something different. Excellent seats in a small but evocative theatre. No bad seats to be had.

Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 30 July 2014

Enjoyed the atmosphere, a place everyone should visit.especialy when the weather is good. We were on a family weekend, so various ages,however everyone enjoyed it.

Thank Jenny B
Reviewed 30 July 2014

My girlfriend and I visited The Swan to watch The Roaring Girl. It was my first experience of going to the theater and my high expectations were not in vain! We were seated on the first gallery and although the seats and angle weren't the...More

Thank CoetirGwyn
Reviewed 29 July 2014

See my review of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre. Ditto. Except I would add that the seats here are not that comfortable. But it is worth the discomfort!

Thank Roypee
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David H
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Response from Julieomaley | Reviewed this property |
I believe there is a Premier Inn nearby but we stayed outside of the town on a farm . Sorry I can't help you