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Olney Theatre Center

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Address: 2001 Olney Sandy Spring Road, Olney, MD 20832
Phone Number: (301) 924-3400
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Always enjoy the Olney Theatre. I am a subscriber and go frequently. Their ticket packs are wonderful holiday gifts that I give every year.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 21, 2015
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Olney, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 NEW

Always enjoy the Olney Theatre. I am a subscriber and go frequently. Their ticket packs are wonderful holiday gifts that I give every year.

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Rockville, Maryland, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 NEW

I have been going to the Olney Theater for over 50 years. I have yet to see a poorly presented show. I have yet to leave with the feeling that I received less than what I received in the way of entertainment. Show tickets are always one of the best deals anywhere. No matter what is playing, do yourself a... More 

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Towson, MD
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Olney offers a variety of theater experiences, from black box to traditional drama and musicals. There are several companies that share the space.

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Olney, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

We are members and have a complete package. Some shows are mediocre while others will stay in your mind and have you singing all the way into next week. Their Theater lab is a very intimate ultra small theater. You are so close to the performers you would think they are performing just for you. Their Main Stage is where... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

This was our first visit to Olney Theater Center, and what a great way to start - their production of the "The Producers" far exceeded expectations. The talent in all of the lead roles was exceptional - great voices supported by a small but enthusiastic orchestra, "over the top" acting as appropriate for some of the parts. The time flew... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Olney Theatre is a jewel of Montgomery County nicely situated between DC and Baltimore. No need to hassle with going into the city (traffic, parking, high prices) This theatre has been around a long time 75 years with many famous actors participating in shows over the years. The theatre which was recently renovated and updated is just the right size... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Just saw The Producers. We sat up in the mezzanine. The view was ok. Since it is a smaller theater the view is somewhat obstructed when you sit up there. I recommend orchestra seating whenever possible At such reasonable prices it's easy to make the leap to better seating. (Last summer we saw Avenue Q from the orchestra seating. Much... More 

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Olney, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

My wife and I have seen quite a few shows at this theatre, but this is the first year we have held full season tickets. We have thoroughly enjoyed every production this year. We just returned from The Producers, and once again left with smiles on our faces. Excellent cast. Excellent show. If you are in the MD/DC area you... More 

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Olney, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Excellent shows - good staging, professional Equity cast and musicians. Seasons vary among something for everybody -- musicals, mysteries, drama, kids, "classical/serious" -- easily equals the NY stage--

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Saw the producers there last week. The performance was excellent. I am from NY and this definitely could have been a NY performance. It was entertaining and funny. The actors were talented and the costumes were great. The people were friendly and the theater was small but well appointed.

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