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RNCM Theatre Cafe -excellent before the theatre

This was the first time I had been here and the theatre cafe was very large to accommodate all the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stockport, United Kingdom
Barclay James Harvest!

Visited this venue last night for the Fiftieth Anniversary Show for John Lees' Barclay James... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Gary E
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124 Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9RD, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

1  Thank Gunslinger_46
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
Reviewed 1 March 2018

This is almost a hidden gem which Manchester really neglects, superb world class music of all genres with seats at minimal prices open to the public also bar and restaurant with reasonably priced great food

Thank DaveSpencer32
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Went to concert Nitin Sawhney promoted by Band on the Wall. Parking next door £3.50 best to pay when park save queueing . Large foyer good bar lots of gins . Restaurant with pre theatre menu. Event on prior to ours and delay getting in...More

Thank Bluerobin59
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Have been here several times, most recently today to see Nitin Sawhney. Both the Theatre and Concert Hall are great places to watch and listen to music - comfortable and really good acoustics. Not the place if you want to dance along - saw St...More

1  Thank Rappeneau12
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Lucy Rose chose this for her Manchester concert and the main hall offered the audience the perfect opportunity to listen in comfort to a fine concert , where nothing was lost acoustically. RNCM is just off Oxford road, close to Manchester University. The refectory is...More

Thank Boudin882
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Visited RNCM for my sons final recital after 4 years of hard work. Cracking building ..concert halls fantastic aand spacious between rows ..bar terrific cheap prices and brill selection of ales and beers Brill day cant say nowt negative

Thank happywanderer1960
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Went to see RNCM Opera's production of Theodora - an oratorio by Handel, which I must admit I had never heard of. A very enjoyable evening and was impressed by the performers.

Thank barnesdurrance
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Denise H
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Response from Wanderer191255 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous reviewer.
18 May 2017|
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Response from Denise H |
How where the pit seats, do you have to look up and get a stiff neck