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Colonial Theatre

Address: 111 South Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201
Phone Number: 413-448-8084
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Ranked #3 of 19 things to do in Pittsfield
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
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Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
Hours:
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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English first
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful venue. Great acoustics No bad seat in house but balcony seating is pew style and can get uncomfortable.

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WESTERN MASS.
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175 reviews 175 reviews
57 attraction reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

This beautifully restored theater and it's gracious ushers was a treat to visit on 11/19/14, when my real intentions were to aquire the free ski passes to Sugarbush and Smugglers Notch. The sound system was great, new carpeting, helpful ushers, and not a bad seat in the house added to the experience. An added bonus was the blizzard we walked... More 

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New York City, New York
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138 reviews 138 reviews
22 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This gilded old theater has been fully restored and offers some of the best entertainment in the Berkshires. It offers excellent regional entertainment - we enjoyed both jazz and country music concerts there - at excellent prices.

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Commack, New York
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35 reviews 35 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

this is a great renuve to see a show either it be a concert or a play great sound…every seat is pretty good

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Pittsfield, Massachusetts
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Oct. 2013 Dave Mason at the Colonial Theatre- He was great! We were soo worn out after this concert! LOL (if I had to rate him against 3 Dog Night- he was better!)

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Chapel Hill, NC
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We planned our Berkshires trip so we'd be able to attend "A Little Night Music," and we were not disappointed. The production was flawless, thrilling. The theater itself, over a century old and perfectly restored, was an ideal, jewel box setting for the show. One of the volunteer ushers told us that this city of 60,000 suffered a terrible blow... More 

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Princeton, NJ
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135 reviews 135 reviews
25 attraction reviews
255 helpful votes 255 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Love this place. It reminds me of the great old Broadway theaters with its ornate boxes (photo) and two balconies (photo). Thanks to the good people of Pittsfield for seeing the value of this venue. Great place to see a show. We saw "A Little Night Music." We will be back.

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Montreal
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189 reviews 189 reviews
25 attraction reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

good seats and acoustics, pleasantly restored. Prices fair. Old movie/vaudeville house. The front is a twin to the Michelin shop in W. london UK, now I believe a pricey restaurant

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Pittsfield, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The atmosphere, the musical reviews, anything that happens........everything is a treat when you visit the Colonial Theater. I just love to look around at all of the ornate work that went into the theater many years ago. If you're in the Berkshires make sure you don't miss this gem.

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Pittsfield, Massachusetts
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We just saw Rick Springfield and it was a great show. Great seats and great sound, what else can you ask for in a venue. Its a beautiful building.

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