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Orpheum Theater

Address: 203 West Adams St, Phoenix, AZ 85004 (Central City)
Phone Number: 602 534 5600
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Ranked #9 of 94 Attractions in Phoenix
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites, Theaters & Stadiums
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Type: Historic Sites, Theaters & Stadiums
Hours:
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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arizona
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58 reviews 58 reviews
32 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I Love this theater for its architecture, renovated to keep its classic feel and great location in central Phoenix. The seats are comfortable and great view of the small stage. The sound system is professional and great acoustics. I've seen concerts, dance ensembles and musical shows here; ALL were fabulous and worth every penny. I wish more solo artists would... More 

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Paradise Valley, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Fall in love with these amazing characters. Hard to pick a favorite among them, but maybe Lumiere!!the scene and costumes were fabulous! The singing was perfect and the acting was superb. The theater looks great and the sound was ideal.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Dancing in my head after the tour …… original, renovated, restored, silver and gold plated, expanded stage, murals once black, music from the theatre organ, three level orchestra pit, oval ceiling changing from bright blue to a starry night sky, historic landmark…..but most impressionable and what gives this theatre life is the wall of greetings in the basement. It’s one... More 

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Glendale, Arizona
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44 reviews 44 reviews
5 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

It's an honor to simply sit in the Orpheum Theater, much less enjoy an event in this stunning venue. If you haven't visited the theater, do. You will be impressed; it's unlike any venue in metropolitan Phoenix. Docents offer regular tours, so attending a concert or play isn't a requirement.

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Tempe, Arizona
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Nice size theatre, there isn't really a bad seat in the house. Very charming. Close access to parking and restaurants. They always have great shows.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I am easy to please but I am picky in certain areas. I have attended The Orpheum Theater on many occasions & have enjoyed the surroundings, looks and feel of it..

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Mesa, AZ
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91 reviews 91 reviews
17 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

The design makes it seem that you are outdoors surrounded by a European neighborhood - at least that is how I envision it. We attended the Phoenix Children's Choir performance. The acoustics were verey good and the seats were comfortable.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Very beautiful Art Deco venue. We always enjoy the performances there, as the theater is not huge, and the acoustics are good.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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67 reviews 67 reviews
17 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

For anyone who appreciates art deco and the era of the great movie theaters, this one is not to be missed. I take every opportunity, as a local, to attend performances in this venue, be they opera or ballet..

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Woodbridge, Virginia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Was there for a graduation in June. Beautiful theater! The space is not the largest, but if you have a small graduation, then it is perfect!

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