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The Grand Theatre

471 Richmond Street, London, Ontario N6A 3E4, Canada
519-672-8800
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Ranked #4 of 54 Attractions in London
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters
Traveler Description: The Grand Theatre has a tremendous line-up of shows every fall, winter and spring.  The attractive building itself has an ornate and classy... more »
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London, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The Grand is quaint and there really isn't a bad seat in the house. It can be very intimate and interactive due to it's size. I generally love going to the theatre and the Grand has had some really great plays. I wouldn't get season's tickets though, as some of their plays have been a bit disappointing.

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Port Hope, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This was a concert at The Grand.Beautiful old theatre - gorgeous ceiling and no bad seats in the house. Nice bar upstairs - stairs as well as an elevator to the second level. Very friendly volunteers. Mesha was her usual brilliant self. Loved her presentation,

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London Ontario
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9 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

As a season ticket holder, I am always amazed at the various plays produced that bring so much enjoyment. There have been plays that I have disliked the characters for what they portray which proves that the actors are doing their job! The interior of the theatre is a marvel and with the upgrades that have been done, enrich the... More

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Morecambe, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

On a recent trip to London we went to see 'God is a Scottish Drag Queen'. Very funny and enjoyable night.

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Good shows - worth investing for a season ticket - best show this season so far was Elf; The Boeing Boeing presentation in mcManus theater was the best.

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London, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This is a good old theater brought up to date. They have several plays a year, most are excellent. Refreshments are available. Parking nearby. Always a pleasant evening.

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London, Ontario, Canada
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67 reviews 67 reviews
11 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

My family and I went here for ELF! this past Christmas. The theatre itself is lovely, with comfy seating and great sound quality. We would happily return! I recommend bringing a snack in your bag as the cookies and drinks are VERY over-priced!

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London, Canada
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4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

A historic venue, The Grand Theatre is a wonderful place to see a production, either on the Main Stage or in the smaller McManus Theatre downstairs. The seats are comfortable and the "view" is really quite good when seated virtually anywhere in the house.

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Excellent performance colourfull suitable for children great seats for viewing. Grandson firsts live theatre he loved it

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

The night was great. I had been to Ring of Fire before and was in awe of it all. Elf was a funny play and can't wait to see another one . We would go back there again..

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