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Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts

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Address: 100 South Virginia St., Reno, NV 89501
Phone Number: 775-686-6610
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Description: Uniquely designed theater offers most frequent and broadest art...
Uniquely designed theater offers most frequent and broadest art presentations available to the community.
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Great venue, great performance

The venue is conveniently located in the downtown area, with plenty of parking nearby. Theatre is large, but not too large that there is any problem with the sound quality. Seats... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
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Reno, Nevada
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Reno, Nevada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

The venue is conveniently located in the downtown area, with plenty of parking nearby. Theatre is large, but not too large that there is any problem with the sound quality. Seats are thick and very comfortable and there is plenty of leg room. The production we saw was an off-Broadway show and the performers were top-notch. Will definitely return.

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Sparks, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

We watched the nutcracker was a wonderful evening tickets sales seating were all very professional great place to see any event they have

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Reno, Nevada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Great experience. Go for the VIP seats, worth the extra dollars. Disliked the service fee tagged onto the tickets though, for the price it should have been included.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This theater seats about 1,200. We love to sit in the balcony first row for a great view. My husband has hearing issues and this is not a problem here. Sound quality is great. Cocktails on site a plus for evening shows.

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Folsom, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Attendants were extremely friendly and helpful. Very nice theatre. Met all of the needs of the competition. Great sound and atmosphere.

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Reno, Nevada, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My dad and I have season tickets to see Broadway in Reno. Always enjoy ourselves. Comfortable seats, good ushers, reasonable snack prices, convenient location. Parking is rarely a problem.

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Elk Grove, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Nice venue with good seating anywhere. A little disappointed in the sound quality but still enjoyed the show. Inexpensive food and drink at intermission including alcohol. Row K is the first row of the less expensive seats. Really good.

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Reno, Nevada, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

No matter what type of show you want, check the schedule and plan your trip. If it's on stage, it's Top Level quality. AND the "Underground" is great for Date-night or school kids depending on your needs

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Reno, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Reno has a really great list of art attractions. The symphony is first class and depending on the time of year there are Broadway comes to Reno shows with outstanding traveling companies, opera sometimes and local talent. It is worth knowing what is on

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Reno, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We've been here several times for such events as the Philharmonic and other performances. The theater is well laid out, the seats are comfortable, the acoustics are good, the sound system is excellent, and the lighting system meets the needs of modern expectations. A good place to go for good performances!

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