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The Birmingham Repertory Theatre Ltd.

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Booked tickets here on New Year’s Day on impulse (boys were at the football), excellent value for... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
J0es0phie
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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Great theatre

I was just here on a business trip and I thought I'd pop in and see a show. Excellent night out. I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dwayne R
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Booked tickets here on New Year’s Day on impulse (boys were at the football), excellent value for money - nowhere in the theatre would have had a poor view as the seats are so well raked that the person in front is knee height when...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank J0es0phie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was just here on a business trip and I thought I'd pop in and see a show. Excellent night out. I wish theatre was closer to where I live!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dwayne R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and family visited the wizard of oz show this month and we werent disappointed. From beginning to end the show was brilliant and well worth going to see. Would highly recommend

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

This was the first time we had been to the Birmingham Rep Theatre, we went to see the Wizard of Oz. The theatre is beautiful and the acoustics were fantastic. The play was brilliant from all the fantastic production, acting and singing. You could even...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

What an amazing show. My 9 year old daughter loved it, she was in awe. Great costume, acting in fact everything. The theatre is great, staff friendly and easy to get to. Loved it. I'm seeing it again with my school this week!

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 January 2019

We have attended shows at the Rep for years but have never attended a poor performance until the Wizard of Oz on Boxing Day. Whilst the actors and actresses themselves were obviously talented and did their best with their parts, much of the casting ultimately...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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BirminghamRep, General Manager at The Birmingham Repertory Theatre Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2019

Hello and thank you for your review. We're really disappointed to hear that you didn't enjoy The Wizard Of Oz. Please would you be able to send us your contact details to whatson@birmingham-rep.co.uk so that we can discuss further? Many thanks, Paul Reece Head of...More

Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

I have just been to see this production I must say it was very good the two outstanding characters for me where the scarecrow and the dog puppet master they where excellent. The scarecrows acting skills are amazing and the dog puppet master is so...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nula P
Reviewed 22 December 2018 via mobile

Went to watch the musical the wizard of oz. overall a good experience and everything ran on time. The place is easily accessible from Birmingham city centre and there was plenty of staff to help you and getting to your seats was very easy. Plenty...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

Fab enjoyed brilliant comfortable x x warm happy helpfull staff will go again and recommend to everybody young and old

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous show An modern twist on an iconic story. Singing, dancing, sets, costumes and story lines were just amazing. We also booked a pre-theatre supper with desserts and coffee in the interval which added to the experience. Can thoroughly recommend it!

Date of experience: November 2018
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svmillar
8 April 2018|
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Response from platpeeps | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there are any bad seats, it's only a small auditorium. However, just a word of warning. There is no central aisle, so whilst people are still coming into the auditorium and taking their seats, there's a lot... More
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Matt H
22 January 2018|
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Response from Alan A | Reviewed this property |
To be honest there are no bad seats and for children's plays the front seats are magical for them. Personally we always choose 5th 6th row back, a much better view of both sides of the stage which is a small issue at the... More
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18 December 2017|
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Response from EvaM221150 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I am afraid you should be. I am only 5 '7' with long legs and I complain!
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