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Magnus Theater

10 South Algoma Street | The Dr. S. Penny Petrone Centre for the Performing Arts, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 3A7, Canada
807 345 8033
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Ranked #7 of 32 Attractions in Thunder Bay
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Thunder Bay
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68 reviews 68 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Excellent venue with great performances. Very friendly staff from coat-checks to box-office to ushers to drink vendors. Everyone has a smile and is willing to help you and is looking or you to have a good time. My wife and I like to go there a few times a year as it has very good productions. The seating is comfortable... More 

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Love the entertainment, and the pre-order drinks and food for the break is brilliant, our drinks were waiting for us at our table when we came out during the break.

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Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

This is a reconverted turn of the century school who's exterior was kept as a heritage building. It was added to in the back to make up the stage and seating area and hosts numerous amateur plays throughout the year. The acting is superb and the choice of plays is varied to suit different tastes. If you ever visit Thunder... More 

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Wonderful theatre with professional productions. The sound quality, seating and service is great. It is an intimate theatre and we attend a few plays a year.

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Thunder Bay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Comfy sized room makes the theatre experience memorable. Comedy, drama, music- priced right. Located 3 blocks west of our marina with eateries within easy walking distances-

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We are so fortunate in Thunder Bay. Magnus theatre gives lovers of live theatre a choice of productions each season. We have been entertained by comedy, drama and musicals. My husband and I attend with friends, impressed by the quality of acting, musical arranging and the stage settings. The intimacy of the theatre is a great asset to each production.... More 

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Great from beginning to end. A lot of good talent up on that stage. I don't know how they keep up the energy. Recommended it to everyone we met.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Absolutely fantastic. I would recommend this to EVERYONE! Best production I have even see at Magnus As good as The Jersey Boys was when I saw in Vegas in December. Thanks for a fun-filled night.

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

Just can't get excited about their safe, repetative line up... Tired actors doing the same set list year after year... how look another 2nd rate Norm Foster romantic comedy... or the singing post-mistress... painful... at its best with a travelling show, imported director and artistic manager...

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

Every time I go, I am so impressed with the shows - how everyone who is involved with the theatre mingles with the guests...the place co-creates a fabulous experience for each patron. Will always return again and again.

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