New Luxor Theatre Rotterdam

Posthumalaan 1, 3072 AG Rotterdam

Description

A remarkable theatre design

The New Luxor Theatre is a prominent appearance at the foot of the Erasmus Bridge due to its striking design. The theatre, designed by Peter Wilson, was built in 2001. It was planned that this brand new theatre would eventually replace the Old Luxor Theatre within Rotterdam city centre, but at present both locations are still used for theatre shows. Within the New Luxor Theatre there are three different seating areas containing more than 1500 seats, which makes this theatre the biggest in Rotterdam. Just in front of the stage you can find the stalls and above the stalls there are two balconies.

Programming New Luxor Theatre in Rotterdam

The New Luxor Theatre in Rotterdam is used for performing arts, comedy, concerts, plays, dance, ballet, opera but also for big musical productions like Les Miserables, Cats, Titanic or Evita that are than shown  during a longer period of time. Check the Rotterdam Agenda for shows coming up.

Have dinner before the shows starts

Before the start of the theatre show, the great view from their lobby on the Rotterdam skyline and Rijnhaven harbour is overwhelming. At sunny days, go for a drink on their roof top terrace. The theatre also offers the fine restaurant Leipzig where you can enjoy a nice dinner before the performance starts. Package deals are available as well.


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Dr. Nazir

" Ery nice experience with this journey map. Thank you. "

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Chris Mooiman

" Went to the International Film Festival Rotterdam and saw 5 movies in this theatre. Beautiful but for a film marathon the chairs weren't comfortable enough. But it isn't meant as a cinema I think. "

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M Shrf

" Spacious and modern theatre, good seating. Parking takes time (in but also getting out), especially on busy nights so I advise you to reserve a spot beforehand. However, the theatre is right in front of the metro station which is nice. The New Luxor has an extremely bad bar service though and this affects its general sense of hospitality. Ordered a few hot drinks, including a cappuccino which appeared to be premade and had gotten cold. Even though this isn't the primary reason one goes to the theatre, improving trivial things like this would make the experience even better."

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Mike Mostovyi

" Modern and spacious concert venue with an awesome acoustics and cozy seating (a lot of space for legs)."

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Aditya Kumar

" Lovely inside. Amazinf comfy seats.. Great viewing angle from all areas..overall a very very good theatre. We enjoyed Jimmy Carr's stand up!! "

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