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Theatre Royal

The Mall, Waterford 000, Ireland
+353 51 874 402
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Beautiful!

The theater is really beautiful, cozy, clean, its acoustic is great and the cafe/bar is really... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2015
NinaFF
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Dublin, Ireland
Paddy the musical

beautiful , spotless theatre , my first time there and hope to return someday , staff on the night... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2015
Brogansdad
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Dublin, Ireland
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Beautiful Victorian theatre hidden inside a Georgian building and one of Ireland's oldest theatres.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good38%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Reviewed 25 November 2015

The theater is really beautiful, cozy, clean, its acoustic is great and the cafe/bar is really! Great option for tourists.

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Reviewed 10 November 2015

beautiful , spotless theatre , my first time there and hope to return someday , staff on the night were super friendly and very helpful

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Theatre R, Manager at Theatre Royal, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2015

Thanks for your review and delighted to have you as a first time customer. We do hope you come back for another night out when you return to Waterford.

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Reviewed 4 June 2015

A fine local landmark positioned between Reginald's tower and the Bishops palace and almost opposite Waterford Crystal and almost in front of the new medieval museum:all worth seeing. Waterford city centre is really very pleasant to linger for an hour or two, and full of...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2015

Been here to all sorts of shows..theatre..music..operaeven and musicals..always excellent lovely old theatre..nice cafe..does food all day

2  Thank libertyClonmel
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Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

Went to see the Phantom of Opera and they were AMAZING. I have seen the original 3 times in West End, and I'm shocked to say this was equally as good from such young performers. The are all amazingly talented. Would be lovely to see...More

2  Thank RoyBs
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Reviewed 1 November 2014 via mobile

Have been here many times throughout the years and the theatre always delivers. At a wonderful showing of the Phantom tonight. Outstanding performance from the cast, sound and lighting team. I just made it to the toilet before the endless queues began. I only went...More

Thank Nigel0127
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Reviewed 15 October 2014

This is a beautiful theatre with parts of it over 200 years old. I like to look up these sites on Wikepedia to read of their history but in this case I couldn't find anything there (perhaps due to my computing skill level!). We chose...More

1  Thank Ian L
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Reviewed 11 September 2014

Breakfast,sun food,staff, location,watching the world pass at its own pace.floral display and plenty of tourists just enjoying Waterford

2  Thank Tony O
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Reviewed 20 August 2014

I went with others to the tour for the Theatre Royal. It was incredibally cool. Looking at where everything had changed and updated and the huge chrystal chandlier in the centre. It must have been 4tons easy! Ela was amazing in her knowledge and spoke...More

Thank Blue20122013
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O L, Public Relations Manager at Theatre Royal, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2014

Thanks Blue20122013 for your kind comments. We are delighted you enjoyed the tour, its such a fascinating building as its so old.

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Reviewed 14 August 2014 via mobile

Tho small this theatre has great charachter! Since refurberatikns the stage is greatly improved at times displaying beautiful old walls to the back of stage .... The acoustics are fantastic for live band or orchestra

1  Thank vikyb74
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Gary G
18 April 2017|
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Response from Theatre R | Property representative |
Hi Gary, Theatre Royal is open throughout the summer. Our Summer Season Brochure will be out the 1st of June, but there are already some shows online to book on our website.
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