Your cookie settings on this website
A cookie is a small piece of text stored by your web browser on your computer. The Royal Exchange Theatre uses them to remember your login, book online and gather statistics to make the website better. No personal data is stored on our cookies and we do not send information to other websites.
We have changed this website to make it easier for you to manage cookies and understand how we use them. We are still in the process of making these changes so a few cookies may not be correctly controlled until we have finished the work. You can use the link ‘manage cookies’ at the bottom of every page to disable the performance cookies we use, if you would like to do this with your web browser instead please visit this link: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies. Please note if you disable all cookies then you may not be able to use this website.
Our cookie guide and procedure is based on the International Chamber of Commerce guidelines approved by the Information Commissioners Office. Our cookies are categorised into:
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These cookies are fundamental to how the website works and let you use essential services such as buying tickets online. We use these cookies to:
Remember items you put into the shopping cart and your login:
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These cookies analyse the performance of the website, e.g. which pages are visited most and if there are any errors. This allow us to make improvements. They do not hold any personal data nor gather information to allow us or third parties to advertise products or services. Our performance cookies are managed by a third party (Google) however we don’t allow them to be used for any other purpose than previously mentioned.
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These are the most intrusive cookies and provide advertising agencies with information on your visit so you can be presented with adverts on other websites.
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At the Royal Exchange Theatre we recognise that your personal privacy is a serious and important issue and we support the principle of protecting privacy on the Internet within the context of current UK legislation.
We collect your personal information to offer you a better service. Your data is kept on file to offer you an easier way of requesting tickets and to make the process easier for you. We use your email address to keep you posted on our latest offers and news that we think you might like to hear about.
If you don’t want to be kept up-to-date please let us know. Under the Data Protection Act 1998, you are entitled to access the information we hold about you and you are entitled to demand that this information is amended/deleted should it not comply with the Act’s principles. We allow you to view at any reasonable time the information we hold.
The Royal Exchange Theatre takes precautions — including administrative, technical, and physical measures — to safeguard your personal information against loss, theft, and misuse, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction.
The use of this site is subject to the following terms and conditions. In entering our site you as a user (‘You’) are accepting our terms and conditions. Use of this website is maintained for your personal use and viewing. The access and use of this website constitutes your acceptance of these terms and conditions. They take effect from the date on which you first use this website.
You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes, and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any third party. Such restriction or inhibition includes, without limitation, conduct which is unlawful, or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person, and the transmission of obscene or offensive content or disruption of normal flow of dialogue within this site. Information collected by us is used for internal review, to improve the content of Royal Exchange Theatre website, to customise the content and/or layout of Royal Exchange Theatre website, to notify users about updates to the Royal Exchange Theatre website, and to contact users for marketing purposes and is not shared with other organisations for commercial purposes.
Booking & Ticket Prices - Terms & Conditions of Sale
All ticket prices are guaranteed until opening night. We reserve the right to change prices after that, dependent on demand.
Tickets cannot be exchanged or money refunded.
Latecomers may not be admitted until the interval.
The Managment reserve the right to refuse admission and alter the programme without prior notice.
Any recording of the performance (either audio or visual) is prohibited.
Any tickets sold on for profit or personal / commercial gain will be voided.
If you seek readmittance to stage level seating during the performance, you may be re-seated to an alternative seat at gallery level. This is to preserve the comfort and experience of other audience members and also because, due to the nature of theatre in the round, doors at stage level are used for actors entry and scene changes.
Linking to the Royal Exchange website
Please let us know if you wish to link directly to pages on the Royal Exchange website by emailing us. We do not object to you linking directly to the information that is hosted on our site. We do not permit our pages to be loaded into frames on your site; Royal Exchange pages must load into the user’s entire window. We reserve the right to move or change our website URLs at any time in order to meet changing needs and to continually improve its online service. External websites link to the this website at their own risk. We do not encourage deep linking but recommend linking to the homepage, which are less likely to move or change.
The copyright to all text and images on this website belongs to the Royal Exchange Theatre. If you wish to use text or images please contact the Marketing Department. Hi-resolution images are available for use by the media.
The names, images and logos identifying the Royal Exchange Theatre are proprietary marks. If you wish to copy or use the logo, you must get prior approval from us by contacting by contacting the marketing department. Tell us how and why you wish to use our logos. Please include your contact details: name, address, telephone number, fax number and email.
The Royal Exchange Theatre website is provided 'as is', without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
We do not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or represent the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the materials.
In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damages whatsoever arising from use or loss of use of, data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of this website. Although we may from time to time monitor or review discussions, chat, postings, transmissions, bulletin boards and the like on this website, we are under no obligation to do so and assume no responsibility or liability arising from the content of any such locations nor for any error, omission, infringement, defamation, obscenity, or inaccuracy contained in any information within such locations.
These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any dispute arising under these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.
Links to external websites
Links contained in this website will lead to other websites which are not under our control.
We are not responsible for the content of any linked site. Listing and linking should not be taken as an endorsement of any kind and we accept no liability in respect of the content. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and have no control over the availability of the linked pages.
The purpose of this policy is to ensure that people who communicate with the Royal Exchange Theatre website understand the way in which electronic mail (email) should be used. Its aim is to ensure that email is used effectively for its intended purpose without infringing legal requirements or creating unnecessary business risk. The statement below applies to all incoming and outgoing email messages to or from Royal Exchange : "This email and any files transmitted with it are confidential. If you are not the intended recipient, any reading, printing, storage, disclosure, copying or any other action taken in respect of this email is prohibited and may be unlawful. If you are not the intended recipient, please notify the sender immediately by using the reply function and then permanently delete what you have received. Incoming and outgoing email messages are routinely monitored for compliance with the Royal Exchange's policy on the use of electronic communications.
The views expressed by the author may not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the Royal Exchange Theatre. Internet email is not a secure medium. Emails sent via the Internet could be intercepted and read by someone else. Please bear that in mind when deciding whether to send material to the Royal Exchange . You have a responsibility to ensure laws are not broken when composing or forwarding emails and their contents. Attachments to email messages may contain viruses that may damage your system. Whilst Royal Exchange has taken every reasonable precaution to minimise this risk, we cannot accept any liability for any damage which you sustain as a result of these factors. You are advised to carry out your own virus checks before opening any attachment."
We make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is always wise for you to run an anti-virus program on all material downloaded from the Internet. We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from this website.
Your support will cost £2.00 plus your standard network message charge, with at least £1.76 from your £2.00 message going to “CHARITY NAME”, depending on your network operator.
To increase the amount donated as set out by HMRC you can Gift Aid your donation. One way to do this is by accessing the link we send to your phone. Your standard data charges may apply.
For help telephone 0161 615 6759 or write to us at:
Royal Exchange Theatre, St. Ann's Square, Manchester M2 7DH
You will be charged £2.00 plus one message at your standard network rate.
Please ensure you spell the SMS keyword carefully - “ROYAL” - and send your text message to the correct shortcode; 70007
If your keyword and shortcode are valid, and your text message is received whilst this campaign is active you will be charged £2.00 via a bounce-back message. The charge will appear on your mobile phone bill or be taken from available funds on a non-contract mobile phone.
If your keyword or shortcode are invalid, or your text message is received after the campaign or promotion has finished, you may still be charged your standard network message charge; however you will not be charged £2.00 and you will not be donating to “CHARITY NAME”.
All supporters must obtain permission from the bill payer before sending a SMS text message.
Please ensure that you do not send more texts than you can afford. If you are under 15 years old, you must have your parent or guardian's permission to send a SMS donation to us.
“CHARITY NAME”, Cymba (SMSshortcodes.co.uk) or their sub-contractors, subsidiaries and/or agencies cannot accept any responsibility whatsoever for any technical failure or malfunction or any other problem with any mobile telephone network or line, system, server, mobile provider or otherwise which may result in any SMS text being lost or not properly received.
This service is available in England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales only.
The SMS service is provided by Cymba (SMSshortcodes.co.uk) if you have any queries regarding the service; please contact “The Royal Exchange Theatre” at the following address: St. Ann's Square, Manchester, M2 7DH For help telephone 0161 615 6759.
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