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Inventive musical of Jane Austens "Persuasion" . Very good central theatre

I visited The Shaw Theatre last night for the first time, a good spacious theatre 2 minutes from... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
Natasha_J_Soliar
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London, United Kingdom
Unexpected gem of a theatre.

We were fortunate to get tickets for a BBC recording of 'The Now Show'. This is an intimate... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2016
Paul E
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Honiton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

If you can get there, the Shaw Theatre hosts the UCL Jazz Society Birdland Concert 20/21st Feb 2018: this showcases young talent and enthusiasm for music and Jazz in a way that holds great promise for the future of music in this country. Tickets are...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2018

We were here for 'The Infinite Monkey Cage' podcast recording with Brian Cox and Robin Ince, so not a normal play rather than a panel discussing subjects for Radio4. Tickets were free over the internet, but you were not guaranteed to get in. They had...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Loved the performance of Jack and the Beanstalk - a nice theatre which was smallish but clean and good facilities. Fantastic actors and great interaction with the audience.

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely afternoon at the theatre the actors were great and they could sing! It was one of the best ones I’ve seen and also the most reasonably priced. Looking forward to next years.

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Wasn’t expecting much was pleasantly surprised, what a great theatre and grest actors and actresses. My kids were keen to watch jack and the beanstalk due to tracy beaker appeaaring in it. She was brilliant and so were the other actors espically ashley joseph my...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

Truly awful with over the top acting , forced and amateurish . The singing was the icing on the cake, excruciating. The only thing to do was to laugh .And walk out after half an hour.

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Reviewed 19 December 2016

fair standard panto , expected a bit more but was fair. Not so good on the singing front , very average performance Clean neat theatre but to warm witht he heating though.

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Reviewed 28 July 2016

I visited The Shaw Theatre last night for the first time, a good spacious theatre 2 minutes from Kings Cross International / St Pancras station. I almost caught a cab from Kings Cross as it was raining but even he advised it's less than 2...More

Thank Natasha_J_Soliar
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Small theatre with intimate atmosphere and excellent visibility of the stage. Well designed tiered seating with comfortable seats. Small bar.

Thank John L
Reviewed 28 April 2016

We were fortunate to get tickets for a BBC recording of 'The Now Show'. This is an intimate, modern theatre, tucked away by the British Library, ideal for smaller productions and events.

Thank Paul E
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