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Steel Beam Theater

Address: 111 West Main Street, Saint Charles, IL 60174
Phone Number: 630-587-8521
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Saint Charles, Illinois
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60 reviews 60 reviews
4 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We live in St Charles and have season tickets so we are biased. Tiny, tiny theater so you can really see the actors. Quality of the acting is reasonable--in line with what you are paying. We enjoy it and would reccomend it.

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Huntley
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

love this theater, been coming for several years, just saw this production of the kids version of the "Legend of Sleepy Hollow" so wonderful, such talent these young people have. keep up the good work and fine entertainment! love the feel of this theater every time I come, it is so small and intimate and has an "old fashioned" feel.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

This theater is so small, you would never believe it until you see it... Three and a half rows of seats! The actors are no more than a few feet away from you - so, you can see each and every grimace they make. Family atmosphere! Loved it.

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Illinois
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

The theater itself leaves you wondering what you have stepped in to, but the quality of the shows are outstanding. And it is a very very small venue, so there are no bad seats. It was a great evening.

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Saint Charles, Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012

You are right up in the production. With only 4 rows of seating, very comfortable by the way, you get right up in the production. Its unlike any theater experience you have had before. The play wasy great and acting was sharp. I will get season tickets.

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Saint Charles, Illinois
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012 via mobile

We have been going to Steele Beam a few years. This is a local theater that puts on 6-7 plays in a year, with good variety to choose from. The theater is small and intimate. I especially enjoy the musicals that they perform. It is just amazing how many talented folks there are in the area and the professional quality... More 

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Saint Charles, Illinois
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143 reviews 143 reviews
28 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

Not a bad seat in the house. Wonderful space just steps away from local eateries with delish dishes and fab wine lists.

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Chicago, Illinois
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103 reviews 103 reviews
39 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012

Very cozy venue. You are right up front with the professional performers. Grab a beverage(adult available), sit back and enjoy great local theater in a tremendous , vibrant area on the Fox River.

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St. Charles, Illinois
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2012

Kind of small and cramped, but it kind of adds to the atmosphere. If you have kids, bring them to one of the kid productions - they'll love it.

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Geneva, Illinois
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109 reviews 109 reviews
25 attraction reviews
543 helpful votes 543 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2011

I enjoy writing Tripadvisor reviews, and have no affiliation with the Steel Beam Theatre, located on Route 64 in downtown St Charles. The theater was founded in 2001 by Donna Steel, and my wife and I—sometimes with friends, often alone—have attended seven performances there. There is a new play about every other month. Parking is plentiful in the city garage... More 

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