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The Place Oakengates Theatre

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Fantastic Venue

A fantastic venue - we travelled from out of the area to see a show and I was very impressed to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
N_31644
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Stafford, United Kingdom
Dinosaur world live and amazing oakengates team

My friend and I booked to take the boys (one 3 & one 5 years old) that was before my friend broke... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Vanda J
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Cannock, England, United Kingdom
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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The Place Limes Walk, Telford TF2 6EP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fantastic venue - we travelled from out of the area to see a show and I was very impressed to find free parking. Theatre itself was good, clean. Only one accessible / baby change facility meant a long queue for everyone needing a nappy...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

My friend and I booked to take the boys (one 3 & one 5 years old) that was before my friend broke her leg and was plastered nearly to the hip. Oaken gates could not have been more helpful they kept speaking to us and...More

Thank Vanda J
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Russell Watson show very badly organised, late starting, stewards didn't seem to have much knowledge of seating plan. Seats were awful, uncomfortable and crammed in with no leg room . Thank goodness for Russell !!

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Great theatre holding only about 300 people. Free car park next door (up a small ramp). They put on a wide selection of different acts. Recommended venue.

Thank U14KFchrisb
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Wanted to book tickets for Panto Mania but had to wait for my mother to confirm if she wanted to go with us. Had to book online on the morning of the show - it resulted in it being £1 cheaper each for my mother...More

Thank Lei-Ann T
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Went here recently for a well deserved night out. Took ages to get a drink at the bar, on our way in. At the interval horrendous que for the toilets. Then went to the bar and they had run out of water. Not quite sure...More

Thank Janet D
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Be here quite a few times now mainly to see comedy shows. It's a good place for it due to its small size, you get a good view from all seats and there is always a good atmosphere.

Thank ruddyhell
Reviewed 15 March 2018

some good shows but VERY expensive - as Nan wanting to take grand children to Panto it is now a no hoper on a pension - they may be so called professionals and apparently THEY set the prices but costs are far above what an...More

Thank Ann N
Reviewed 15 March 2018

I attended the thestre last night for the Ballet with my 91 year old mother, I have to say I am absolutely gobsmacked at how the young team of staff assisted us from start to finish all with an amazing attitude and smiles! Mum can...More

Thank sallyjanekimber
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to this theatre and really enjoyed it. Massive free car park good disabled access and nice clean theatre. The view from any seat is good especially the raised tier,the George Michael show was excellent and you can take drinks into...More

Thank Oakly56
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lingieeee
12 February 2018|
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Response from patandstevep | Reviewed this property |
Premier inn at Telford Central (Euston way). It's right by the train station and about 5min drive to the theatre.
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Sue P
11 May 2017|
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Response from Buck123153 | Reviewed this property |
Yes!! it is only a small venue so you get a good view where ever you sit!!
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ken p
3 November 2016|
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Response from barbararQ9731KD | Reviewed this property |
no sorry ken only just seen this.
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