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“Great Curry and Comedy evening - Alan Davies”
Review of G Live

G Live
Ranked #10 of 66 things to do in Guildford
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: G Live has been developed as a contemporary state-of-the-art entertainment and concert hall. The light-filled, spacious foyers house the G Live Cafe-Bar which offers bistro-style daytime food and the elegent Mezzanine Restaurant, which offers pre-show dining. Free Wi-Fi is also available throughout the building.G Live aims to set the standard for the finest live entertainment in Surrey with an events programme to suit all tastes. Shows include an exciting mix of West End musicals, live music, ballet. comedy, classical concerts and famous faces.
Guildford, United Kingdom
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411 reviews
116 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
“Great Curry and Comedy evening - Alan Davies”
Reviewed 30 April 2014

Had a really good evening at G Live with their offer of a curry before the show - great value. Then the show, Alan Davies was great - 2 hours of simple, clever comedy.

Visited April 2014
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English first
Windlesham, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
28 attraction reviews
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“Comedy workshop!”
Reviewed 27 April 2014

My son went along to a brilliant comedy workshop with a friend over the Easter holidays. It was very well run and we enjoyed the show that the kids put on for the parents at pick up time. We'll definitely be looking out for other similar activities in the future.

Visited April 2014
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Guildford, Surrey
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47 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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“Brendan show”
Reviewed 15 April 2014

Great show, well worth seeing. Sat in row 2 at front lovely view, if further back may be difficult as raised seating start after about 12 rows. so i wsoul;d try to get front three rows

Visited December 2013
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Surrey
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131 reviews
22 attraction reviews
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“Great Venue”
Reviewed 7 April 2014

Easy to park and good venue however had to wait much too long for a drink and by the time we got one it was time to go in to the concert...
Cloakroom was not manned as they did not have enough staff...
Shame because everything else was really good...

Visited February 2014
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Redhill, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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“Disappointing”
Reviewed 7 April 2014

Saw this in Guildford, Feb 2014. Very little replication of the original style of Fawlty Towers humour, instead a heavy reliance on swearing and unsubtle sexual innuendo, and the same jokes repeated throughout the evening. I'm not a prude, just prefer some intelligence and sophistication in comedy, which was distinctly lacking in this production. Also disappointing was that the 'action' concentrated on tables at the other end of the room to where my group was sitting and as the room was too big to hear what was going on that far away, we missed out on quite a lot. First 'impressions' of Basil, Sybil and Manuel were all fairly good - they'd captured their mannerisms and appearance well, and the initial drinks reception was fairly funny, but after that it was all downhill and increasingly boring. Surprisingly, the food itself was reasonably good, but overall I was glad to leave. If you are Fawlty Towers fan, don't bother with this!

Visited February 2014
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