THE GRAND THEATRE BLACKPOOL

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Just a fifteen minute walk from the hotel along the North Promenade is the Grand Theatre, this historic venue, constructed in 1894, is the premier location for live entertainment in Blackpool which makes it a must visit attraction for all holiday makers.

Awarded the title of National Theatre of Variety in 2006, this venue plays host to a range of performances featuring plays, musicals, dance, pantomime and comedy with their latest season including shows from a range of genres.
  
Many companies that have not been in Blackpool for a number of years have returned this season including the English Touring Opera, DV8 Physical Theatre and Northern Ballet bringing with them even more productions for your enjoyment. They will be joining existing companies at the Grand such as Theatre Royal Bath Productions, Blackpool Operatic Players, Blackpool and Flyde Light Opera Company, English Touring Opera, Middle Ground Theatre Company, English Touring Theatre, The Agatha Christie Theatre Company, London Classic Theatre, Poulton Drama, Dance Touring Partnership and BalletBoyz.

Along with the wealth of productions on offer, the theatre itself is able to be enjoyed through guided theatre tours, talks on the architecture and history of the theatre and photography sessions. Also for those who enjoy the art of scriptwriting there is a friendly and informal play reading group that welcomes people to read and discuss well known plays with the guidance of qualified drama & speech tutors.
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