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Golden Chain Theatre

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Address: 42130 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644
Phone Number: 559-683-7112
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so cute

who knew you could see recent movies on the way to Yosemite! this movie theater is just so cute - several rooms for movies, but they may not actually be bigger than your own TV... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2014
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Newport Beach, CA
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Newport Beach, CA
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

who knew you could see recent movies on the way to Yosemite! this movie theater is just so cute - several rooms for movies, but they may not actually be bigger than your own TV room at home - it's so much fun - no worries about crowds or finding a good seat! we loved it.

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Northbrook, IL
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92 reviews 92 reviews
26 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We saw The Miracle Worker, performance about the life of Helen Keller and the girl who taught her to communicate. Very enjoyable and learned a lot about Helen Keller. Well worth the visit.

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Ahwahnee, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Enjoy popcorn and high melodrama in this great little theater. The whole family can enjoy booing the villain and cheering the heroine.

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Coarsegold, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

We attended the final showing of Jack the Ripper as our first visit to the theater. Our tickets were $10.00, how do you beat that? The performance was really really good, the stage settings and costumes very professional. Mind you, this is a different kind of place, it is a historic theater in the mountains so don't expect anything typical.... More 

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North Fork, California
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70 reviews 70 reviews
12 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

I only attend GCT in October, when they present "scary" or spooky-themed melodramas. For several years, there was an absence of such plays, as I suppose someone in charge did not care for such fare. (?) Anyway, I attended the latest presentation of Jack the Ripper and was the first one seated so got prime viewing. Was disappointed they no... More 

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California
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110 reviews 110 reviews
9 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

The Golden Chain Theatre in Oakhurst is a land mark. The inside is reminiscent of the old west and is very cozy. We recently saw Jack The Ripper -- the acting was quite good. The Stage layout was well thought out. The theatre has many different plays though out the year and on occasion local service clubs use it as... More 

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Coronado, California
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27 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

sometimes the shows are really good of amateur productions. The last one we saw was AWFUL, so it just depends. Cost is reasonable and don't expect luxury. There is a snack bar for intermission. It is self supporting, so lending your support is welcomed.

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Pahrump, Nevada
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136 reviews 136 reviews
8 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

We saw a flyer for this place and being there was a matinee on Sunday we dicided to go. What a hoot!! Not too many people but everyone was booing and hissing. The actors and actresses were the best. Great 2 hour entertainment for $10. plus free popcorn!!

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Yosemite National Park, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
15 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

We enjoy local productions and supporting our local artists! It is a fun atmosphere with food and drinks at reasonable prices. We saw "The Secret Garden" and look forward to the next "family-friendly" production.

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Coarsegold, California, United States
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

Love, love, loved it. Very entertaining for the whole family.

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