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Blumenthal Performing Arts Center

Address: 130 North Tryon Street, Lion King Live, Charlotte, NC 28202 (First Ward)
Phone Number: 704-372-1000
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Ranked #6 of 70 Activities in Charlotte
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters, Adventure
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Owner description: Presenting the best of broadway close to home. Upcoming events include The Full Monty, 42nd Street and more!

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53 reviews 53 reviews
6 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Back in day, I was on the volunteer team for opening day of this PAC. We have visited many times since for different types of events. We are always pleased and leave filled with joy. Every seat in both The Belk and The Booth is a good one. Acoustics are superb. The Belk is simply beautiful to see even before... More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful venue in Center City. Very clean with most courteous staff of any theater we have been to. Surprised to find loitering has been addressed in area making our time in town much more enjoyable than expected. Plenty of facilities for the ladies so intermission was not stressful. Good, quick Mexican grill across street.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We have been season pass holders for the plays and are at the Blumenthal about once a month . Nice theater with plenty of parking close by.

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Cumming, Georgia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

What a beautiful theatre! They've recently completed a renovation and I thought it was gorgeous!! I would love to return again to see another performance here! The seats were comfortable and everything was clean! The ushers were extremely friendly and knowledgeable!

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Mt Gilead NC
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62 reviews 62 reviews
22 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

I recently went to see Under the Street Lamp and Gentleman's Rule and both shows were outstanding! Both shows had the audience singing along and dancing in their seats. When that happens at any concert it is a perfect barometer for how good a show is. They both were very engaged with the audience and it was a super fun... More

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Richmond Hill, Georgia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
15 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

I took the four-hour drive alone to see Paula Deen and family the night her new network launched. The theater was absolutely gorgeous. The seats were comfortable, and everything appeared clean and new. Up in the Grand Tier, I was fortunate to be on the end of the aisle, but anyone sitting toward the middle of the row had to... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

The new seats are in and they are more comfortable than the old ones, but don't get your hopes up. They are still small and if you are in the Grand Tier be prepared to squeeze your way in to your seat unless you are on the end. For some reason the first three rows go all the way around... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
22 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The performance and performers were very good. The seating is comfortable (seats along the balcony) and perfect for viewing the stage. The access from BOA parking was ideal, since you can walk from the deck into the Duke theater. The only down side was leaving the garage after the play it took 30+ mins. They need a better system to... More

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Tallahassee, Florida
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Wonderful play not to be missed! The Performing Arts Center was beautiful but seating was tight. Also, during intermission there was a long line for the only ladies room located on each level. With that being said I still thoroughly enjoyed the play, the actors were magnificent.

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Concord, North Carolina, United States
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3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Have been doing Broadway Lights for a couple of years now. Every trip is a pleasure. The staff is friendly, helpful, and accommodating always greeting us with a smile. The performances are top notch and we leave anticipating the next time we can go. Everything from parking arrangements to the staff to the shows is done with excellence. Love it!

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