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Orpheum Theatre

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Address: Granville and Smithe Streets, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone Number: 604-665-3050
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Description: Built in 1927, this restored theater is home to the Vancouver Symphony.

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One of our Vancouver treasures

This theatre is famous in Vancouver as acoustically perfect. Home of the Vancouver Symphony, many musical artists appear here. We have been to many productions & concerts... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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Port Coquitlam-BC
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Port Coquitlam-BC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

This theatre is famous in Vancouver as acoustically perfect. Home of the Vancouver Symphony, many musical artists appear here. We have been to many productions & concerts. Located in center of Vancouver, you will have plenty to do if visiting this area. Highly recommend this location for excellent music experience.

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Adelaide
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Some friends and I visited the Orpheum to see the great Buddy Guy while in Vancouver recently. It's a wonderful old building which really does add another dimension to any concert that you may be attending. Highly recommended

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Vancouver, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The Pink Martini Concert at the Orpheum Theatre was great. It was a pretty good hall to perform in thought slightly echo bouncing in the theatre.

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

This former movie theatre has become our symphony hall and recital centre. It is worth the price of a ticket just to go inside this iconic old building as they don't make them like this anymore. It has amazing acoustics!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

We were driving from California to our summer gigs in Alaska. I've never seen Nightwish or any concert in Canada. Band and venue SUPERB. I'm a concert veteran. I've seen a gazillion shows in many venues and The Orpheum is one of the best venues I've had the pleasure of. First off it's gorgeous... Ornate-classic-well maintained. The staff was extremely... More 

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Surrey, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Went to listen to the VSO - I love the architecture of the building inside. You step through the doors and now you are in another time and place. I am over 60 and this speaks to me of bygone days - it isn't too elaborate but it just makes you want to dress up and it feels you went... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

I saw Nightwish in there and it was really cool!! The sound in there is superb! I had a great time in the venue. They loaded us inon-time and very efficiently too!

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Very much enjoyed the acoustics, the impressive and clean theatre. An excellent venue to enjoy music.

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Salmon Arm, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We've enjoyed The Orpheum for over fifty years, and can't wait to keep returning there. It's a gorgeous piece of architecture, with details in the decor that leave you feeling like you've really been somewhere special. Take advantage of it!

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Upon reading the previous write up I had to chime in, I disagreed but perhaps it was due to being on the Orchestra level where everybody got to their feet immediately and were able to dance, albeit in their designated area. It was nice for a change knowing that you had your spot for the whole show and nobody to... More 

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Address: Granville and Smithe Streets, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone Number: 604-665-3050
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown

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