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“Best little theatre,cinema,restaurant in the Chilterns”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of The Elgiva Theatre

The Elgiva Theatre
Ranked #2 of 9 things to do in Chesham
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Buckinghamshire uk
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12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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“Best little theatre,cinema,restaurant in the Chilterns”
Reviewed 29 May 2014

I live in Chesham so am priviledged to have The Elgiva on my doorstep.A delightful venue,wonderful theatrical performances,all the latest films,at marvellous prices as they are shown a little later than at global cinemas and a delicious menu of fresh prepared food in the café At Christmas the annual panto is a must.All of this in clean comfortable surroundings,with disabled access,and helpful,friendly staff

Visited May 2014
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English first
Chesham, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Little, Local, but very accommodating”
Reviewed 11 May 2014

All previous reviewers have said all! But spent a great night there with presentation of "Big Girls Don't Cry" a great spin-off of the "Jersey Boy's" show in London. The atmosphere in this small theatre is good and the artists can come down into the audience, making it very personal. As others have said its cheaper than going to London, and the variety of programmes is very good. They also put on film nights with new releases. Really enjoy going to the Elgiva it's friendly, convenient, good fun and reasonably priced. So enjoyed this visit we booked another show to see "The Billy Joel Songbook". It is a great venue for a really fun night out at some really good shows. Give it a try, don't think anyone would be disappointed.

Visited May 2014
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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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214 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
“Small theatre experience”
Reviewed 15 March 2014

Small town theatre which seems specialise in amateur dramatics and pantomines. Saw a tribute act, which was good, the small theatre atmosphere helps in this case. Could be more adventurous in content ton appeal to a younger clientele.

Visited September 2013
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Great Missenden, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“A fantastic local theatre”
Reviewed 27 November 2013

Great theatre... great staff (volunteers)... standards of the West End, without the hassle of travel and cost of going in to London.
Well worth looking out to see what is on at this theatre. Great views from all seats!

Visited March 2013
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chesham
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27 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Elgiva”
Reviewed 26 November 2013

much under used little theatre with lots of interesting things being offered. Recently went to see the the film of Queen's 1986 Budapest concert which was superb. When, normally, would you get the chance to relive the past like this? Such variety of productions.suitable for a whole range of tastes. Keep up the good work, most appreciated

Visited October 2013
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