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Blackpool Grand Theatre offers a range of Talks and Tours including:

 

Guided Theatre Tours

Stand on the raked stage and observe the cantilevered tiers of circles, the private boxes and orchestra pit. Wander the main auditorium and discover the secrets of the great stage, learn about the flamboyant architect Frank Matchamand our first theatre manager Thomas Sergenson.

 

Explore the massive warren of staircases and head up to the star dressing rooms while

perusing posters from the theatre’s history of performers and shows.

 

Tours available are;

 

Short Tour – 11am (30 minutes) – Book Now

Min £5 per person donation

 

Full Tour – 12noon (75 minutes) – Book now

Min £10 per person donation

 

Book your ticket at the Box Office or online in our What’s On, alternatively call the Box Office on 01253 290 190.

 

Please note: All tour routes cover a moderate distance and do involve stairs.

 

 

Accessible Guided Theatre Tours

Our accessible guided theatre tours explore the inside story of Blackpool’s Grand Theatre, taking you on a fascinating journey through its unique history, incredible architecture and impressive performances and cast.

 

Blackpool Grand Theatre is in the early stages of a Capital Project that will greatly improve the accessibility of the building and allow us to offer Accessible Tours in the future.

 

Coming soon!

Please note;All tour routes cover a moderate distance and do involve stairs.

 

 

Private Talks

Blackpool’s Grand Theatre offers private event Talks to groups or organisations.

 

Our Private Talk subjects include:

 

  • The History of The Grand Theatre
  • The Stars of Blackpool’s Grand Theatre (1894-1981)

 

£5 per person donation (min donation £50, max 50 people), limited travel included.

 

To arrange, contact our Administrator on 01253 290 111, alternatively email admin@blackpoolgrand.co.uk

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