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Address: San Carlos Street and Ninth Avenue, Carmel, CA
Phone Number: 831 624 3996
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Sunset Center is a sunrise for your soul

We moved to Carmel 10 years ago for it's beauty and culture.Sunset Center received a $25 million upgrade in 2002 and I sang in the Bach Festival then.For classical music... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2013
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San Carlos, California
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San Carlos, California
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64 reviews 64 reviews
8 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

We moved to Carmel 10 years ago for it's beauty and culture.Sunset Center received a $25 million upgrade in 2002 and I sang in the Bach Festival then.For classical music fans,Bach Festival and Carmel Music Society present world class music without the frenzy of big city parking,traffic, and cost.The center is architecturally referencing the Mission,with state of the art acoustics.Every... More 

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Monterey, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

Great seats, acoustics and acts. Reasonably priced. Saw Ira Glass there a bit ago. I was in the front row. I'll never forget it.

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Carmel, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
4 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

Whatever event i see here, from the Turtles to Crosby Stills And Nash, it is a small and great acoustic theater. There is not a bad seat in the house, but I usually buy front row tickets. I saw the beatles show, 1964 here, and I tell you, it is the next best thing to seeing the Beatles themselves, which... More 

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Marina, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

Went to see her last week and it was amazing. Of course the crowd is what you would expect, grey, crooked, and happy to remember theri teenage years. The Sunset Center is a great venue, small but provides the audience with great sound. I just hope I look as good as Judy does when I reach 77.

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Felton, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

there's a lot more here than you'd expect. great acoustics in a comfortable theatre. galleries, art, parking o my.

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Grass Valley, California
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64 reviews 64 reviews
23 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

You would be amazed at the talent that comes through this center. Many big name performers visit this facility. We are going next to see Kenny Loggins. I can say that having been there at least a dozen times, I have never had a bad seat. Doesn't matter if we are in the front or back row. There is not... More 

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Pebble Beach, California
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99 reviews 99 reviews
21 attraction reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

this is an A List level performing arts centre ; in this small village. A list acts like the Manhatten Transfer, Stylistis, New Orleans Preservation Jazz Band all appear here... wow... no need to go to SF or LA to catch a great act

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Monterey, California
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58 reviews 58 reviews
29 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2012

Excellent acoustics and the location of the legendary Carmel Bach Festival.

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The Villages, Florida
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42 reviews 42 reviews
11 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

Thought it was a church when I first saw it...Lovely! Have been there twice..Recently saw Shirley McClaine (great show)..Large theatre, but very good seating..Entry is large enough so that you don't feel like cattle.

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Beverly Hills, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

Saw Shirley Maclaine's show there and for the life of me I couldn't figure out why they had the house lights on so bright the entire time. Surely (no pun intended) Shirley didn't ask for it to be that way. Maybe she did. But was very uncomfortable to me. Thought the theater was great. Staff friendly. What's not to like... More 

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Address: Address: San Carlos Street and Ninth Avenue, Carmel, CA
Phone Number: 831 624 3996
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Carmel

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