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Lovely place for an evening out

Visited the RNCM to see Curtis Stigers, wonderful place. Staff were so helpful, the theatre where... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Snelling983
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Nice venue

I saw Gruff Rhys here 4 years ago and it was a great gig. Returned last night to see Gruff again... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
scott j
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was my first time seeing the group and the lady has a fabulous voice. However it took about 3 songs for them to get the music set up right....it was like someone had accidentally turned up the bass to max....awful noise. Also we were...More

Thank SallyH990
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the RNCM to see Curtis Stigers, wonderful place. Staff were so helpful, the theatre where the concert was held was so intimate, it was a great evening.

Thank Snelling983
Reviewed 16 September 2018

I saw Gruff Rhys here 4 years ago and it was a great gig. Returned last night to see Gruff again and it was a great gig again, though I do agree with the review below that the drums were too loud. I have heard...More

Thank scott j
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Saw Gruff Rhys there last night. Had to walk out half way through (along with quite a few other people) as all you could here were the drums. I thought the place would be set up so the orchestration would sound amazing, but It sounded...More

Thank Mat W
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

A lovely little theatre / music venue in Manchester City centre. I like how small it is because it means no matter what seats you have are always close to the screen. Sound quality also excellent. I watched Bendelacreme recently here and the show was...More

Thank CraigE1119
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Good venue with great acoustics easy access with a fairly central location. Variety of concerts, not just classical.

Thank grayzerkat
Reviewed 21 June 2018

This was the first time I had been here and the theatre cafe was very large to accommodate all the people passing through its doors. There was a wide variety of hot and cold snacks to choose from with drinks as well - if you...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Visited this venue last night for the Fiftieth Anniversary Show for John Lees' Barclay James Harvest. Absolutely fabulous venue with great facilities. The theatre is steeply seated so great views of the stage are guaranteed and the seating is very comfortable, with plenty of leg...More

Thank Gary E
Reviewed 6 May 2018

This is a wonderful venue where the sound quality is outstanding. The seating is steep and well spaced so everyone is guaranteed a great view of those on stage. Has a restaurant and bar on site although we did not use them.

Thank Wanderer191255
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Very good bar food - club sandwich and Caesar salad- and only one of the 120 gins tested. Vibrant atmosphere pre post concert with students, staff and concert goers all mixing well. Great Manchester Camerata concert with two premiers with female composers there to introduce...More

Thank Stephen D
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Nick1after909
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Response from Wanderer191255 | Reviewed this property |
The auditorium is entered on the first floor up a set of stairs though they probably have a lift. The seating is steep which allows everyone a good view of the stage but may be off putting for some.
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Denise H
23 June 2018|
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Response from Wanderer191255 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous reviewer.
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nai-nai_UK
18 May 2017|
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Response from vnlinny |
Hi, I’ve just been searching for the answer to this. We are in Row AA. Did you both attend? What was the view like? I can’t find any clear answer either. Thanks in advance.
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