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Entertaining evening

I went to the Dolman Theatre for the first time in many years. I was impressed with the foyer... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Mo12372
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Cwmbran, United Kingdom
Value for money

Great theatre with a good selection of plays and musicals. Local theatre is an opportunity to see... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
bettyjm1
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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28 Sep 2017
“Entertaining evening”
16 Sep 2017
“Value for money”
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Kingsway Centre, Newport NP20 1HY, Wales
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

I went to the Dolman Theatre for the first time in many years. I was impressed with the foyer, spacious and brightly lit. The theatre was full but the seats were comfortable and wherever you sat there was a good view of the stage. Altogether...More

1  Thank Mo12372
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Great theatre with a good selection of plays and musicals. Local theatre is an opportunity to see some fantastic actors in well known plays, with usually a low cost ticket. Check out the shows that are one here, it really is well worth a visit.

Thank bettyjm1
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We recently watched dial m for murder here and prior to that a few other short productions. Every one has been great. Particularly dial m. It was engaging and the set was brilliant. The ticket prices were a little expensive, we paid more for two...More

Thank honeysuckle1
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We saw Birdsong at this theatre in the Saturday matinee performance. It was an incredibly professional production, completely gripping throughout. The actor playing Jack brought a particularly emotional performance to the theatre, worthy of the West End. On reflection a few minutes of applause before...More

2  Thank Peteathomas
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Had to leave half way through it was that bad. Could not hear any of the actors due to them not using any michrophones. Why? Sound effects were of the poorest quality i have ever heard and the same can be said about the speakers...More

Thank Sam C
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I was lucky to get a seat for this very popular show. And it was a great seat with an excellent view. I always enjoy a visit to the Dolman Theatre, it's one of those more intimate venues where you feel part of the show....More

Thank Silvergirl735764
Reviewed 6 October 2016

First time visit to the Theatre to see CATS. It was great, small theatre but we had great seats right in the front. The production was very very good, but the sound on some of the microphones was terrible. Made it impossible to hear some...More

1  Thank wren78
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Made my first visit here recently Not the biggest theatre but quite intimate. Good view of the stage and plenty of leg room which is very important to someone of my height.

Thank Wayne C
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Excellent production. So glad you remembered the onflatable raft and the raincoat. Looking forward to seeing what you put on next

Thank Tigi_Higgins
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

We went to see this show st the Dolman. The show was amazing. The theatre is really nice. Not too big so you feel close to the stage no matter where you sit. Parking is good on the nearby Kingsway Car Park. There are plenty...More

Thank MrPeterson6855
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