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Address: 114 E. Kirkwood Sve., Bloomington, IN
Phone Number: 812-323-3020
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Fabulous venue!

The "Buzz-Chum" is a Bloomington icon. A truly unique, intimate venue for any occassion. I've been to memorial services, dance recitals, competitions, concerts, movies, you name... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Bloomington, Indiana
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Bloomington, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The "Buzz-Chum" is a Bloomington icon. A truly unique, intimate venue for any occassion. I've been to memorial services, dance recitals, competitions, concerts, movies, you name it - my favorites were the Bollywood dancing, Duncan Shiek, Punch Brothers, too many to name. GO THERE do not hesitate.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

I love to attend plays at the Buskirk Theater. It brings back good memories of my childhood. It's a small theater downtown. Sometimes parking is a problem, but when you go it's worth it.

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Bloomington, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This was an old theater I think it was called the "Harris Grand" back in the day. The local historians saved it from demolition and turned it into the Buskick Chumley.

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Bloomington, Indiana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

If you can catch a show, play, or concert at Buskirk Chumley, you're in for a treat. The theatre is old, but well kept up, and has quite a bit of history to it.

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Bloomington, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Really incredible theater when you think of it in the small town seats are comfortable stages well lit and as an ambience very similar to what you find in a great New York theater

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Nice place in the middle of town by great restaurants and bars. Very small and not a bad seat in the house.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Enjoyed the musicians and charming older theatre. They offer good performers often with distinct 'flavor'.

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Evansville, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Liked everything about this concert! Great venue and memorable music! House was packed, but felt intimate and close to the performers.

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Bloomington, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

The Buskirk Chumley Theatre is an outstanding venue for plays, music or anything that requires a nice stage. It is city owned and as nicely renovated movie theatre. This particular outing, we saw "Shrek the Musical" put on by the outstanding Cardinal Stage Company! This theatre is an absolute gem for the city of Bloomington. We have seen some great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This is a beautiful old historic building. For years it was a movie theater. Now they have live performances. It is worth going just to see the old building. They host a lot of community events that benefit the town. A very nice place.

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Additional Information about Buskirk-Chumley Theater

Address: 114 E. Kirkwood Sve., Bloomington, IN
Phone Number: 812-323-3020
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bloomington
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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