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Steel Beam Theater

111 West Main Street, Saint Charles, IL 60174
630-587-8521
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Type: Theaters
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- Nov 4, 2013
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Huntley
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 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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Saint Charles
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 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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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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115 reviews 115 reviews
24 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 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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82 reviews 82 reviews
32 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 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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25 reviews 25 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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102 reviews 102 reviews
25 attraction reviews
520 helpful votes 520 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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