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Address: Queens Court | University of Stirling Campus, Stirling FK9 4LA, Scotland
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+44 1786 466666
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Macrobert Arts Centre is the main arts centre for Stirling and the Forth...

Macrobert Arts Centre is the main arts centre for Stirling and the Forth Valley area, and a cultural hub for Scotland. Located within the University of Stirling, we offer a huge variety of activities with over 400 live performances including drama, comedy, opera, dance, music, musical theatre and art exhibitions. The cinema - The Norman McLaren Filmhouse - screens a year round programme of blockbusters, arthouse movies, classics, documentaries, world cinema and children's films.

One of our missions is to be a thriving arts centre for everyone. We run a wide range of classes, workshops, creative events and performance opportunities and aim to make them accessible to people of all ages and from all backgrounds and groups. For further information about any of their live shows, films or classes please visit our website.

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Craig Hill !!!!!!

pleasant venue on the university of Stirling campus 500 seats, bar, place to eat what more do you want !

Reviewed 12 February 2014
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St Helens, United Kingdom
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St Helens, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
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Reviewed 12 February 2014

pleasant venue on the university of Stirling campus 500 seats, bar, place to eat what more do you want !

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Dunblane, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2014

Situated in Stirling University grounds this is a good place to visit if you are in the Stirling area. The film house has a decent and fairly current film on most days and evenings and is usually free from badly behaved children. There is often live entertainment on in the main theatre at weekends or evenings including Pantos at Christmas,... More 

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Thank Soapy1956
Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 February 2014 via mobile

I go every year to the Christmas pantos and yet again this year has topped it again. It is so funny and so up to date it's absolutely amazing. The first thing I book when it realeases I 100% recommend it to everyone x

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Thank Haley C
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2014

I've been here a few times over the last year to see a Shakespeare production and a movie. The staff at the ticket area are always friendly but staff behind the bar can be rather distracted in their own conversations to serve at times. The place was reasonably clean each time but the building is extremely small especially when they... More 

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Thank Lady_Autumn
Guangzhou, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2014

Excellent Facility with lovely helpful staff. The theatre is small but great value and always has a vast array of shows. There is also a small cinema which is just okay, and the restaurant/cafe serves very good food.

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Thank Muppet333
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 December 2013

Best Panto i've been to in yrs.. kids loved it, also loads of adult wit in it, Bunty had the crowd going wild, also the costumes were amazing, defo worth a trip to see :-)

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 December 2013

First time at a panto for my daughters and they were not disappointed. First time for all of us visiting this venue and we will be back! Panto was great fun and "ad-libbing" was very slick. The group of dentists on their night out wont forget it! Well laid out theatre and great wheelchair access, very comfy and reasonable prices.... More 

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Lindsay H, Marketing & Communications Officer at Macrobert Arts Centre, responded to this review

Hi Eleanor Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback about the show. We're glad you enjoyed the night and we'll pass it onto the production team. We hope to see you back soon. Best wishes Lindsay More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 December 2013

Went to see the panto last night. We go every year but last nights performance was hilarious with great ad-libbing when the stars were laughing so much they forgot the odd lines and the wicked one forgetting her accent, then the lights and sounds going off the stars were very professional. All the wee mishaps made this the funniest panto... More 

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Thank Jano01
glasgow
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Reviewed 5 December 2013

Went to the MacBob to see the opening night of this years panto, Beauty and the Beast. It was hilarious and great entertainment. Well done to the cast. The MacBob is a fantastic theatre. Comfortable seats, nice staff and great prices. What more could you ask for? Puts some Glasgow theatres to shame in terms of value for money, parking... More 

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Alva, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
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Reviewed 13 November 2013

Great wee cinema, and a lovely theatre with tremendous variety of entertainment. Good food well cooked, but service a bit slow the day we were there.

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