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Imperial Theatre

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Address: 24 Kings Square South, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
Phone Number: (800) 323-7469
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Beautiful Historical Theatre

I went to the theatre for the Gordon Lightfoot concert. The concert hall is amazing and full of history, and it has great acoustics to compliment it as well. The only nitpick is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

I went to the theatre for the Gordon Lightfoot concert. The concert hall is amazing and full of history, and it has great acoustics to compliment it as well. The only nitpick is that it does seem a little small.

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St. John's, Canada
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41 reviews 41 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We caught a Classic Albums Live concert (Bat out of Hell) here in October. The theatre has been beautifully restored (with lots of community support evident). The seats were comfortable. The acoustics were great. There didn't seem to be anywhere with a blocked view. Lobby space l

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

It is well worth the stop if you have time to see a great building beautifully preserved. Great detail and beautiful colors.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Great little old theatre but seems like new, this is truly the Gem of Saint John. If in Saint John always check out their web site for shows, great prices and always fun. www.imperialtheatre.nb.ca/

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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57 reviews 57 reviews
19 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Unable to tour the whole place as there was a person rehearsing for evening show. What we did see of place it was awesome!

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Saint John, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We went and saw a wonderful performance. The actors/actresses were wonderful people from toronto and Saint John and I would reccomend going to the Imperial theatre to anyone. They have shows for young children right through to seniors.

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Nerepis, NB
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

There isn't a bad seat in the house. The sound is impeccable and you won't be disappointed in this venue. Relax and enjoy!

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Saint John, Canada
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69 reviews 69 reviews
17 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This Theatre is a old Victorian style type ,restored to it's original state with a balcony,alot of detail in the work & architecture,it houses a pretty good sound system,the entertainment they bring is a big variation from plays to top name acts,the view is good from any seat,the staff is very friendly ,alot of acts or performers comment on how... More 

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Saint John, Canada
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42 reviews 42 reviews
4 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I went on a school field trip to the Imperial Theatre during the year of it's grand reopening in 1994. I was 10 years old and I still remember looking up in awe at the huge chandelier! The amazing acoustics and beautiful architecture make every concert or show an amazing and unique experience. I wish there were more shows there... More 

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Saint John, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Love this wonderful refurbised theatre. We sat in the balcony and the sound was great. Comfortable, beautiful.

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