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Address: 60 Gibbs Street, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY
Phone Number: 585.274.1109
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Best venue in Rochester for a show

I was just here for a couple of shows this past week starting with the classy Bernadette Peters and then the 4th Rochester Music Hall Of Fame show featuring Gap Mangione... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 29, 2015
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Spencerport, ny
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Spencerport, ny
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79 reviews 79 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 NEW

I was just here for a couple of shows this past week starting with the classy Bernadette Peters and then the 4th Rochester Music Hall Of Fame show featuring Gap Mangione, Daughtry, Pat Travers, etc. While I wish they would have more shows here, I really love coming here for shows. It is truly the best sounding and most attractive... More 

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Rochester, New York
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53 reviews 53 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Lovely building within walking distance to a parking garage (on street parking is horrible!!) I enjoyed the show I watched but the employees/volunteers(?) were wanting. I was snapped at by a woman when I was trying to take a picture of the architecture. The show was over and I was not disturbing anyone. I will go back again, but I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We had to go for a concert of the RPO with a family members choir accompanying them. It was an entertaining concert with nice acoustics. We were in the way up nose bleed seats since they were cheaper and I would recommend bringing binoculars to enhance your viewing experience. Wherever you look there are beautiful details and artwork on the... More 

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Old Warden, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

I went to see the Nutcracker Suite over Thanksgiving. The people of Rochester are extremely fortunate to have such a wonderful amenity. The show was excellent and the staff and service were impeccable. I thoroughly enjoyed this visit.

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Rochester, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

The Rochester Phil. Orchestra is always enjoyable to hear and has had popular conductors from other countries. There is also the very popular Nutcracker soon after Thanksgiving. A must see for families. My sons watched in rapt attention at the young ages of 6 to13. I had four sons! There are also special holiday concerts with some having sing-a-longs. Check... More 

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cincinnati
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Our daughter was at the Eastman School of Music for a lesson and to meet a Professor. The school is connected to the Eastman Theatre. The building is beautiful and very nice. Glad we were able to see it!

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Rochester, NY
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71 reviews 71 reviews
27 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The Eastman is one of Rochester's landmarks and with good reason. Lovely old theatre with tons of charm. The main lobby is one of the highlights with the 12 part mural that tells the story of psyche and cupid. The main performance space is also stunning with a huge chandelier and very ornate artwork on the ceiling. If you make... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

A monument of the prosperity of Rochester and the cultural heritage. The concerts they organize are really superb and is always pleasing to be there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Very comfortable, beautiful theater. Been there a few times now. Love it. They have some great shows.

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Niagara
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67 reviews 67 reviews
26 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Attended a symphony tonight. Excellent musicians! Everyone in Rochester has been very helpful and friendly. The ticket agent assisted us in calling a taxi. The sales clerk in the gift shop was helpful.

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