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Palace Theatre

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Address: 80 Hanover Street, Manchester, NH 03101
Phone Number: 603-668-5588
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Rick Springfield Acoustic Show

Theater was excellent for Rick Springfield's acoustic show. Excellent sound. The staff very helpful with attention to detail. Only thing I did not like is the seats are a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
Mufi H
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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41 reviews 41 reviews
14 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Theater was excellent for Rick Springfield's acoustic show. Excellent sound. The staff very helpful with attention to detail. Only thing I did not like is the seats are a little small and lean back. Not optimum in comfort but not bad either.

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Nashua, New Hampshire
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60 reviews 60 reviews
4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

This Theater is an Historic mark in Manchester, NH. The renovations continue discretely, two couples went to see A Mid Life Crisis this past weekend. We had a lovely time, from the get-go the laughter started and continued throughout the performance. If you have a chance to visit while this play is on I highly recommend. This is not my... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Went to watch the Lion king and had a fab time. The seats leave no room for your legs so the taller folk did struggle and had cramp come the interval. Don't attempt to go to the loo mid performance! Bar is expensive but not unexpected.

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Methuen, Massachusetts
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75 reviews 75 reviews
14 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This theatre is a very intimate setting in an older building in the Manchester area. It was a great setting for the Nutcracker. The seats in this location are very close together (as they are in most theatres) and if you are on the larger size, you may have a struggle getting in and out of the your as they... More 

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Deering, New Hampshire
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152 reviews 152 reviews
56 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Wow what a New Years Eve to spend. Wow what a show! We absolutely enjoyed ourselves and these guys know how to rock it! Fun night just wished it was a longer show it was so good!

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New Hampshire
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93 reviews 93 reviews
22 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

On a Winter's Night was such a professional production. A great Christmas spirit throughout this historic venue. I recommend sitting downstairs, where the new seats are. The parking can be annoying if you arrive late, go early and have a dinner downtown and enjoy the local flavor. I also enjoyed Chorus Line musical earlier this year. Go online www.palacetheatre.org. and... More 

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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31 reviews 31 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Small intimate venue seating 7 or 8 hundred people of which none will suffer a poor seat. Caters to culture oriented programming such as ballet, theater, various stage shows and small concerts. Located in a trendy, renaissance-like section of downtown Manchester with lots of great restaurants, it's a great date-night destination. It's not so big that crowds are out of... More 

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Deering, New Hampshire
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152 reviews 152 reviews
56 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Wow what another fantastic show! We have been coming to the Palace for the past 3-4 years and I have enjoyed every show! Although the Bruce Springsteen Tribute Band was very good I felt the music speakers were way to loud that it drowned the voices of the band out. I loved loved 80's Mix Tape was outstanding and Xanadu... More 

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Fitchburg, Massachusetts
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

No mater how many times I have gone there I have never had a bad seat nor been to a bad performance.

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Was really looking forward to seeing "The Jersey Boys". This will be the 3rd time we have seen this show, having previously watched it in London and Vegas. Pre theatre we had a lovely meal in the Kitchenette, across the road were we had 1 bottle of wine between the 4 of us. However, when we arrived at the theatre,... More 

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