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Chichester Festival Theatre

81 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Viv
Viv
August 19, 2020
I'd definitely recommend a visit to Chichester's famous theatre, one of the best provincial theatres in the country - they are back up and running!
Eric
Eric
July 22, 2020
Chichester Festival Theatre was founded by a local ophthalmic optician and former city mayor, Leslie Evershed-Martin, following an idea he had whilst watching a television programme in 1959 about the Stratford Festival Theatre in Stratford, Ontario in Canada. His vision was for a seasonal festival…
Kamil
Kamil
July 19, 2020
Lots on here ,a wonderful Theatre.
Mandy
Mandy
March 10, 2020
Set in the beautiful surroundings of Oaklands Park, CFT is one of the UK's flagship regional theatres known for it's annual summer festival. A great opportunity to see shows before they move to the West End.
Rosalind
Rosalind
March 6, 2020
Renowned theatre with outstanding productions and well known names. Only 2/3 min walk.

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Location
England, PO19 6AP
Phone+44 1243 781312
Websitecft.org.uk