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first direct arena Leeds is a purpose built major entertainment venue located in the centre of Leeds. The first direct Arena's unique ‘super-theatre’ style has been designed to enhance the customer experience with all seats facing the stage. Everyone, spectators and performers alike, can enjoy a more intimate atmosphere with reduced viewing distances relative to the capacity of the venue – over 12,300 seated or 13,500 with a standing floor.
first direct arena Leeds primarily hosts live music, comedy and entertainment shows along with sporting events creating a modern, cutting edge, multi-event venue for Leeds. Some of the huge acts that have graced the first direct Arena include Elton John, JLS, Andrea Bocelli, Kaiser Chiefs, Micky Flanagan, Cirque Du Soleil and Miranda Hart.
first direct arena Leeds is operated by SMG Europe. SMG is a world leader in venue management, marketing and development and also operates the Phones 4uArena in Manchester and the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle.
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Children under the age of two are admitted free, except for children's shows (e.g. Cbeebies etc.) where the age limit may be lower. Children without a ticket will not be allocated a seat and must sit on the parents lap. Children aged 14 years and under are encouraged to purchase seated tickets. Any under 14s in the seating area must be accompanied by an adult.
Whether you are a company looking to entertain clients, or a fanatical concertgoer looking for world-class hospitality within a word-class venue, then first direct arena is the perfect choice.
first direct arena offer 4 levels of hospitality to suite everyone’s budget:
- Singe event hospitality packages: the luxury experience: superb level 1 seating and early entry. As well as access into our premier lounge where you will receive a welcome drink and the chance to order gourmet dining the suite experience:
- Exclusive private hospitality boxes that can accommodate up to sixteen guests in privacy and luxury with their own balcony offering the best views of all the action, and a champagne reception
Annual hospitality packages the premier club:
- Guaranteed access to the same seats for every show, early entry into the venue, and access to our exclusive Premier Lounge, where you can relax in beautiful surroundings and indulge in our exquisite dining options. It truly is a great place to soak up the pre-event atmosphe.
- the pinnacle suites: Exclusive private hospitality boxes that can accommodate up to 16 guests in privacy and luxury with their own balcony offering the best views of all the action at the first direct arena and guaranteeing a fantastic experience for those guests and clients that matter to you
For further information please call their Corporate Hospitality team on 0113 3863 600 or e-mail email@example.com
To be the first to hear about the first direct arena’s exciting hospitality opportunities (including exclusive executive suites on an annual basis or for a specific event, a seat debenture annual membership scheme, and event by event lounge packages) email the venue at firstname.lastname@example.org
Good views great acoustics,very clean, very helpful staff, only spoilt by long queues for ladies as usual in these big arenas.
Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour (03/02/14) - Loved It
This was my 4th time at Strictly with 3 friends and it did not disappoint. We thought it was very slick. Great venue. Very clean.
Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour (29/01/14) - What a great night
This was a great night we both really enjoyed the event. Great seats and view. The set was fantastic and the standard of dancing first class. As regards entertainment factor first class second to none. Highly recommended.
Brilliant venue....absolutely spot on.....just the right size....parking across the road, just watch the parking charges though, best to enter car park AFTER 6 or you will be charged an extra coupla quid...
Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour (25/01/14) - Fantastic night
This is the 5th time we have been to see Strictly and it gets better every yr!! It is one of the best nights of our year...I took my Son 8 and my Daughter 10, they loved every minute, we had front row seats and were high fived by some of the dancers as they made their way to the stage....and afterwards Robin signed my Sons book and had his photo taken with them both....if you want entertainment and love Strictly, you MUST go to the tour, you will go year after year....like us x