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“Lovely little theatre”

Thwaites Empire Theatre
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: A volunteer led theatre bringing you a range of shows including music, musicals, plays, variety, dance as well as stage school weeks.
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Activities for young children, Stairs / lift, Food available for purchase, Activities for older children
Reviewed 10 October 2013

Have been to a few productions at this theatre. Good, (recently refurbished) seating & you feel very involved because wherever you sit you are not far from the stage. Everything is run by volunteers & there is always a really friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Pre- order interval drinks or you will not get served in time & no drinks are allowed in the theatre itself, only in the lounge area.

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Reviewed 8 October 2013

What a brilliant theatre that has been created in Blackburn. All run by volunteers who give a great deal of their time to help run the theatre. The staff are very friendly and helpful and it is a pleasure to attend a great variety of show. The foyers and bar areas are warm and welcoming and attended by very friendly volunteer bar staff. The theatre itself is very comfortable and you can see the stage from anywhere. If you haven't been can I suggest you look out for something that interest you and go along. I certain go very often to see some excellent shows and to support this volunteer run theatre.

1  Thank antonio742
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Reviewed 29 July 2013

Been to a number of productions at the little theatre, all good in their own way. but this place needs to be supported better by the local community. Parking available, at no cost, a good variety of entertainment available at reasonable cost.

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Reviewed 9 April 2013

son enjoyed it not much to do, i would recommend it but not to a family with young kids, gets boring easily.

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Reviewed 8 April 2013

christmas panto was a great afternoon out with the family, something for everyone - the programme for the year looks interesting and well worth checking out

1  Thank Jeanne F
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