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Address: 20 Queen Street, Port Hope, Ontario L1A 3Z4, Canada
Phone Number: 905-885-1071
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Elvis is in the very awesome house!

Group of friends drove from Toronto to Port Hope on a rainy night in December '14 for the Elvis Tribute show. The show was good, and the treatre was terrific. It seems unchanged... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
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127 reviews 127 reviews
22 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Group of friends drove from Toronto to Port Hope on a rainy night in December '14 for the Elvis Tribute show. The show was good, and the treatre was terrific. It seems unchanged from a while ago, but good bathroom renovations. Happened to be the Christmas Tree auction going on, so place full of really helpful volunteers. I'd highly recommend... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
26 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We were there for the last show, the show was really really awesome! There were also a Christmas tree decorations competition in the hallway, very nicely decorated trees, each with style.

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Peterborough, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Lovely old theatre that's been redone and is a great spot to see live acts. Staff were very friendly and helpful also.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We saw a live production of Mary Poppins and thoroughly enjoyed it. Well done!! We also enjoy the Festival of Trees each winter. However, rarely do we find other shows we want to attend. (They are either not "live" or they are risque or not interesting or ....)

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St Petes
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35 reviews 35 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I have been here many times and it is clean and the shows vary tending to focus on seniors. It could use more entertainment for varied ages. To keep it short we are satisfied with the overall experience but this place really needs to hire bartenders and make bigger bar area. Not only is it missing a ton of income... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We attended the Mary Poppins matinee, and the show greatly exceeded my expectations. We were in awe of the Broadway worthy quality of performance. The vocals, drama, dance and music were spell binding! Watching the show took me back in time to the thrill I felt seeing the movie for my first time. I highly recommend this show for all... More 

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Ont
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41 reviews 41 reviews
3 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Beautiful small theatre with excellent productions, great staff and nice ambiance. Check their website for details.

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Brighton, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

A great venue. Staff was pleasant. The bar is small but service was quick and there is ample seating in the lobby area. The theatre seating was comfortable and allowed for good sight lines from all sections.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We saw the musical review of 'Broadway: Andrew Lloyd Webber' on the June 22 matinee and it was excellent. The tribute featured songs and dancing from Cats, Evita, Joseph and the Tech Dreamcoat, Phantom, Jesus Christ Superstar, and others. The performances were outstanding with the cast of nine each having stunning voices and much talent. We thoroughly enjoyed it and... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We've been to the Capitol Theatre many times and never been disappointed. The plays we've seen have always been very well done and the music events atmospheric in the intimate setting. The theatre has a beautifully painted ceiling and walls depicting a large garden and stars above. It creates a wonderful atmosphere. We have always had excellent seats but I... More 

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