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Shanklin Theatre

Shanklin Towers Prospect Road, Shanklin PO37 6AD, England
+44 1983 868000
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While on holiday here on the Isle of Wight my sister in law and I went the theatre in Shanklin to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Joaneecee
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Amazing!!

While on Holiday recently we thought we would go to a show and went to see " Beyond the West End... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
eagle123056
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Havant, United Kingdom
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Shanklin Theatre is an all year round 615 seat venue providing top entertainment for all tastes. There are regular shows with household names from Comedy and Music, and for 2018 there are professional touring plays featuring familiar TV faces. In the summer there is our legendary ' Beyond the West End ' production and over the Christmas period there is a traditional Pantomime.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“west end” (128 reviews)
“box office” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Shanklin Towers Prospect Road, Shanklin PO37 6AD, England
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+44 1983 868000
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

While on holiday here on the Isle of Wight my sister in law and I went the theatre in Shanklin to see “Beyond the Westend” well what can one say except it was fantastic, so much energy and effort to produce such a high standard...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

While on Holiday recently we thought we would go to a show and went to see " Beyond the West End". What a brilliant show it was . It was the same people that we saw a few years ago but they were even better...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

It’s a very friendly theatre & they have a good selection of shows on. They don’t just have a show on all week, they have different shows on throughout the week eg beyond the west end runs every Thursday through the summer & it was...More

Thank Denise F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely theatre and great show. Really enjoyed the singing and dancing - the performers were all very good. Had a great night out - well done all involved.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this theatre with a coach party to see "Beyond the West End". It was very professional, very energetic and colourful. The talent is exceptional and we felt quite exhausted to see the entertainers constant change of costume to display yet another faultless tribute...More

Thank Linda B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were only in Shanklin for a week, but went to three shows. Each were great.....I would say the Marty Wilde & the Wildcats was my favorite....a total showman. My sister’s fav was New Amen Corner... Run by volunteers, the whole theatre is wonderful...... A...More

Thank Silverysue
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited SHANKLIN theatre many many times and it is always a pleasure , Just some of the shows I have seen is concert with ,Elke Brookes, Clarevoyant Derek Acorah, various shows by Island Savoyards , and also shows by Spotlight featuring children of...More

Thank Janet H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to see the show 'Beyond the West End' at this lovely little theatre and thoroughly enjoyed our evening! The theatre itself is lovely.....the seating is very comfortable and where ever you sit you will get a good view of the stage. I was...More

Thank Christine L
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went to watch a show while on holiday lovely place. The show was called The West End show. Very good. Understand staff are all volunteers. Well worth a visit. And tickets prices where good.

Thank Diane S
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

This theatre has been lovingly restored by some very dedicated local people and is now a wonderful venue for all types of entertainment. It is deceptively large at around 600 seats and therefore attracts many "big name" artistes. Facilities for the disabled seem to be...More

Thank David B
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Keith R
5 September 2017|
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Response from 3050mary | Reviewed this property |
Sorry missed the question.....check website....better late than never.
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Pauline E
5 February 2017|
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Response from Michael B | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your question, please visit the Theatre's website, select the show of your choice from the 'Whats On' tab, click on the show and then on the 'Showings, select a date' box (to the right), the seating plan... More
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Pauline E
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Response from LadySugarfoot | Reviewed this property |
Checkout the website. It's a very small theatre so good view from all seats.
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