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Delightful, enchanting and well worthy of the top spot on Tripadvisor for St Ives...

I only came across the Mary Poppins show by googling top things to do in St Ives and am so glad I... read more

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Janey M
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Kent, United Kingdom
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As always a slick, professional show. A must if you get a chance when in St Ives. Well done all... read more

Reviewed yesterday
robwhitemore
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St Ives, United Kingdom
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Kidz R Us is an extraordinary youth theatre group, working with around 100 young people a year, aged seven and up. A not-for-profit arts charity, we aim to encourage the participation of young people in the performing arts and behind-the-scenes...more
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Lower Stennack | St Ives Theatre, St Ives TR26 1QG, England
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Reviewed today

I only came across the Mary Poppins show by googling top things to do in St Ives and am so glad I did. We thoroughly enjoyed the show on the 18th September and everyone we spoke to at the venue were warm, welcoming and enthusiastic....More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As always a slick, professional show. A must if you get a chance when in St Ives. Well done all involved.

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Reviewed yesterday

Have been visiting St Ives now for over 16 years and this year we thought we would try something different and got tickets to see Mary Poppins. Having seen a local production of "Beauty and the Beast" at the Brighton dome, our expectations were smashed...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We saw Sister Act last year, which was brilliant, so thought we would go to see Mary Poppins this year, we weren't disappointed, it was fabulous. The costumes, the set and all the actors and actresses were wonderful. Special mention for the young girl who...More

Thank Sarah R
Kidz R Us S, Chairman of Trustees at Kidz R Us, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Sarah for taking the time to leave us a review, it's much appreciated and I know our young 'Jane' will be especially pleased to have merited a special mention.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Me, my husband and six year old son saw the Mary Poppins Jr show in August and despite my reservations, it was brilliant! The theatre is really quaint which added to the experience. The kids were so talented, we were particularly impressed with Merry Poppins,...More

Thank ilott
Kidz R Us S, Chairman of Trustees at Kidz R Us, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your kind review and for driving all the way from Padstow to be with us - we really do appreciate it!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned home after seeing Mary Poppins, and my 4 year old is still buzzing after ‘the best thing ever’. She has never been to see a show before and was absolutely mesmerized by the whole experience. She felt really special with her booster seat(...More

Thank Holly M
Kidz R Us S, Chairman of Trustees at Kidz R Us, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your kind comments, it's lovely to see how much younger children enjoy our shows. We look forward to welcoming you again next year!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From entering the Theatre you already benefit from the huge effort made to ensure an enjoyable evening is had by all. The red carpet was a lovely added touch! As for the venue, it is intimate, friendly and has a lovely bar. But the show...More

Thank Louisa M
Kidz R Us S, Chairman of Trustees at Kidz R Us, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Louisa! I know our 'Mary' will be pleased to have merited a special mention and it's lovely to hear how engaged by the performance your son was. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we really do appreciate it.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing cast and a fabulous show!! What a beautiful production! I will go again and again to see it. Very, very talented cast. Thank you so much Kidz R Us.

Thank Carmen V
Kidz R Us S, Chairman of Trustees at Kidz R Us, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Carmen for your kind comments, we really appreciate them.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thought we would try going to the local St Ives theatre while we were here. Immensely enjoyed. The whole cast were so professional and the production fantastic. I laughed and clapped and so thoroughly enjoyed the show. We will be sure to visit Kidz R...More

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Kidz R Us S, Chairman of Trustees at Kidz R Us, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your lovely review, we look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kids R Us must be the best Youth Theatre in England. Have just seen these wonderful youngsters put on a great show. The standard of acting, singing, dancing and energy is amazing. This is backed up by superb sets, props and costumes which not only...More

Thank CHR2803
Kidz R Us S, Chairman of Trustees at Kidz R Us, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review and welcome on board!

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BiffMay
5 September 2017|
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Response from Goodthings99 | Reviewed this property |
I think Mary Poppins would be the best one, and maybe get a seat on the end of a row if you need to have a walk around outside if your little one needs a brief leg stretch! I’d say the stalls for that reason. Enjoy!
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Response from Kidz R Us S | Property representative |
St Ives Theatre seats 321, so isn't too big. All seats provide a good view of the stage. Downstairs in the stalls you are closer to the action and feel more a part of it. Up in the balcony you get a better view of the... More
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