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Tobacco Factory Theatres

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The Tobacco Factory


Tobacco Factory Theatres produces and presents excellent art in unique, intimate spaces at Tobacco Factory Theatres in Bristol, as well as off site in Bristol and in venues across the country.

It presents a jam-packed programme of diverse and exciting shows, workshops and events, from classic and contemporary theatre, to theatre for families, comedy, dance, music, opera and puppetry.

It also runs an expanding programme of engagement, learning and participation opportunities for audiences, artists and young people.

Tags: Tobacco Factory Theatres Bristol, Tobacco Factory Bristol 


Key Features

  • Indoor Attraction


  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site café/restaurant

Establishment Features

  • Event Venue
  • Toilets
  • Wedding Venue

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

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Recent Reviews:

  • luchesasmith
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    One of the best theatres in the country
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 2nd June 2017
    The most recent play I saw was Sirens performed by a Belgian theatre company, but I have been coming to the Tobacco Factory for many years. It is a great venue, and their own productions are also... Read full review
  • wheelerchris
    Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Trainspotting Full On
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 26th May 2017
    We saw one of the tobacco factory's productions at the Tropicana in Weston Super Mare. It was superb albeit a little full on and interactive. Took me back to the 90's when the Trainspotting film was... Read full review
  • John35_13
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Another great evening at the Tobacco Factory
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 19th May 2017
    Didn't know what to expect but what a wonderful evening, thanks Ravi, Asha (and the young lady that did the signing), 90 minutes of great entertainment, even more when you add the Bar Poetry... Read full review
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Tel: +44 (0)117 902 0345

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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

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Friday, 1st September 2017 - Sunday, 10th September 2017

Bristol Festival of Puppetry 2017

Bristol Festival of Puppetry 2017
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Friday, 23rd June 2017 - Saturday, 1st July 2017

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Tuesday, 4th July 2017 - Saturday, 8th July 2017

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Thursday, 20th July 2017 - Friday, 28th July 2017

Goldilock, Stock & Three Smoking Bears at Tobacco Factory TheatresGoldilock, Stock & Three Smoking Bears at Tobacco Factory Theatres
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Tuesday, 11th July 2017 - Saturday, 15th July 2017

Why the Whales Came at Tobacco Factory TheatresWhy the Whales Came at Tobacco Factory Theatres
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Tuesday, 11th July 2017 - Saturday, 15th July 2017

Living With the Lights on at Tobacco Factory TheatresLiving with the Lights On at Tobacco Factory Theatres
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Thursday, 30th November 2017 - Sunday, 14th January 2018

Beauty and the Beast at Tobacco Factory TheatresBeauty and the Beast at Tobacco Factory Theatres
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Wednesday, 27th September 2017 - Saturday, 14th October 2017

Puccini's Tosca at Tobacco Factory TheatresPuccini's Tosca at Tobacco Factory Theatres
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Thursday, 19th October 2017 - Saturday, 4th November 2017

Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett at Tobacco Factory Theatres

Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett at Tobacco Factory Theatres
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