Royal Exchange Theatre


St Ann's Square
Greater Manchester
M2 7DH

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Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

From: Victoria station Directions: Head past Urbis onto Cross Street, turn right, cross Market Street, entrance is on the left. Disabled access via lift in St Annes Square.

Road Directions

From: M60, J5, 5 miles (8 km) Directions:



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    Recent Reviews:

    • Al123w
      Broadwell, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 15th March 2023
      Beautiful place!! Completely not what I expected. Love theatre and was not disappointed. Looking forward to making it here again soon. Read full review
    • Debbie19610
      Garstang, United Kingdom
      Unprofessional and disrespectful
      1 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 4th April 2023
      Unprofessional and disrespectful are the words I can only use to describe The Royal Exchange following their cancellation of ‘Cat on a hot tin roof’ Monday 3rd April. We fully appreciate that things... Read full review
    • permia
      Trip Type:
      Grand edifice
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 29th July 2023
      Prior to its illustrious life as a Theatre, it had a long tenure as a trading exchange for textiles, from its opening in the early 1800s. Due to the rapidly expanding industry it was substantially... Read full review



    • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
    • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Hearing impaired
    • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Visually impaired


    • On-Site café/restaurant

    Payment Methods

    • MasterCard accepted
    • Visa accepted

    Provider Facilities

    • Toilets

    Provider Features

    • In town/city centre
    • Indoor Attraction
    • Outdoor Attraction

    Dates and Opening Times

    2023 (1 Jan 2023 - 31 Dec 2023)

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    Friday, 20th October 2023 - Saturday, 18th November 2023

    Romeo & JulietRomeo & JulietTheatre and film director Nicholai La Barrie makes his Royal Exchange Theatre debut with this fiery retelling of Shakespeare’s tragic love story. This contemporary version of Romeo & Juliet is a love-letter to Manchester, a celebration of youth, love and aspiration. A vision of hope in troubled…
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    Saturday, 2nd December 2023 - Saturday, 13th January 2024

    Female face next to a windowBrief EncounterA heart-stopping story of forbidden love that moves to the rhythm of beautiful songs, swaying dance moves, the odd cup of tea and a Bath bun.
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    Heart with some items attachedShed: Exploded ViewPhoebe Eclair-Powell’s stunning new play was the 2019 winner of the Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting. Shed: Exploded View is a delicately woven tapestry about violence, love and loss, brought to the stage by award-winning director Atri Banerjee.  
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