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Vertigo Mystery Theatre

115 - 9 Avenue SE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada (Downtown)
403 221 3708
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Ranked #25 of 227 attractions in Calgary
Type: Theaters
Most recent review
- Jun 12, 2014
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Calgary
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We are dedicated Theatre Calgary subscription holders, but decided to give the Vertigo Mystery Theatre a go with “The Hound of the Baskervilles”, and we were very impressed. I like the classics, and with the great seats we had, (I don’t think there are any bad seats here) the show really came to life. We will be going back.

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Calgary, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

I am a season ticket subscriber and they are a great source of entertainment if you enjoy a good mystery. Situated in the heart of downtown Calgary, they are easy to get to and a true treasure in the performing arts community in Calgary.

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Calgary
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

It is a very small theatre and you are able to be very close to the actors and it really doesn't matter where you sit. You are able to see everything. There are no assigned seating.

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Calgary, Alberta
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139 reviews 139 reviews
33 attraction reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

I have been a season ticket holder for 4 years now, taking in all 5 plays every year. There has been a good variety , from classical to modern, even some musicals ( not my cup of tea) Seems like every year there was duds, and typically end with a good one as the last play. Stage is intimate with... More

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Calgary
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9 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

I have seen many plays and an operatical musical, which would rival anything on Broadway or London. If you like live mystery theatre, this is world class

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

great family fare, excellent "who dun its" classic Hitchcock, Ellery Queens etc. easy to park off 10th Ave

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Paris, France
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

It wasn't what I had been expecting. I guess I shouldn't have such high expectations going in. I've been to the theatre in Vancouver, Toronto, London, Paris, Prague, and Berlin, so I have troubles not comparing.

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Calgary, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

The theatre itself was very nice and there were a few good actors. I think the storyline was a good idea but I don't think it executed well. I think I'm going to stick with Theatre Calgary and the Pumphouse Theatre.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

We went to Land of the Dead when it first opened. The theatre is set up so that no matter where you are sitting, you have a great view (we were in the Studio). The show was really good, and we'll definitely get tickets to more in the future.

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Calgary
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16 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Too bad for you but the play ended yesterday...it was awesome! Great venue for this and kudos to all the players!!!!

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