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The Stylistics

We recently attended the show with the Stylistics performing. They were great and a very enjoyable... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Amy B
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Beautiful place

Watched a concert here and thoroughly enjoyed it. The place itself is very nice and the staff whom... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paul B
Darwen, United Kingdom
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“west end”(137 reviews)
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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...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Shanklin Towers Prospect Road, Shanklin PO37 6AD, England
+44 1983 868000
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All reviews west end run by volunteers box office full monty great acts joe pasquale lovely venue plenty of leg room front of house full house audience participation book tickets isle of wight well worth a visit keep up the good work car park value for money
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We recently attended the show with the Stylistics performing. They were great and a very enjoyable set playing and singing all the songs we hoped to hear and as good as the many times we have seen them before. Unfortunately there was a warm up...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Watched a concert here and thoroughly enjoyed it. The place itself is very nice and the staff whom volunteer are so polite and helpful. Plenty of refreshments at reasonable prices are available and I think all seats in the theatre offer a good view. Parking...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my other half visited the Shanklin Theatre to see ‘Mindgame’ in April and it was just brilliant. The actual theatre itself is so lovely and quaint and it really needs the donations and peoples contributions to keep going. I for one would be...More

Thank daniellefallows
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked to see Andy Fairweather Low and came over from the mainland, had read up on the theatre and wasn't sure what to expect, the West End it is not, however, given that it is run mainly by volunteers to keep it afloat, it was...More

Thank genee914
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I have visited the Isle of Wight on many occasions but this was the first time we had been to a show at Shanklin Theatre.We watched 'Beyond the West End' and could not have chosen a better show for our first visit.The...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

A lovely venue for all kinds of entertainment. Run by volunteers so has to be supported with your attendance at the various shows. We don’t want to lose it so book a show now ! 😊

Thank John H
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We visited the Shanklin Theatre when we stayed in Sandown recently on a coach trip . This was not part of the package and we paid extra as entertainment at the hotel was not good .. and how glad were we that we did .....More

Thank 1966Yvonne
Reviewed 28 September 2018

What an escape from endless cafes and tearooms. for a modest price, we four had a wonderful experience-a great show, comfortable seating, and a variety of drinks and nibbles to keep us going. Top class performers and a good view of the stage, there is...More

Thank brianandpat2016
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Another great place to visit I an friends really enjoyed or night here would defiantly recommend going to see a show here great staff friendly an all voluntary run amazing night

Thank Lisa Marie M
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

We went to see show on Thursday night it was wonderful can't wait to go back one day it was west end show

Thank Jacqui L
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9 August 2018|
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Response from MichaelB541 | Property representative |
Hello, Vernon Cottage car park, Orchardleigh car park or any on-street parking if available. Please note, there is no parking facilities at the theatre. We hope this helps.
5 September 2017|
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Response from 3050mary | Reviewed this property |
Sorry missed the question.....check website....better late than never.
Pauline E
5 February 2017|
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Response from MichaelB541 | 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