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Cleveland Play House

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Address: 1901 E. 13th St., Ste 200, Cleveland, OH 44114
Phone Number: +1 216 400 7000
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Best Regional Theatre in the USA - but we already knew that!

Cleveland Play House was awarded the 2015 Tony Award for Best Regional Theatre. This award is well - deserved and - in my opinion - long overdue. I've taken in four plays at... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
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Thermopolis, Wyoming
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Thermopolis, Wyoming
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Cleveland Play House was awarded the 2015 Tony Award for Best Regional Theatre. This award is well - deserved and - in my opinion - long overdue. I've taken in four plays at the CPH over two years. Of those four, three were world premieres - Informed Consent, Five Guys Named Moe, Fairfield - and the fourth was a highly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

My wife and I seen Flanagan's wake for our anniversary and it was a really good time. The show was very well done and the actors were very funny.

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This is a marvelous theater in the old school. Glorious interior design. It's something that you can drive by and have no clue how beautiful it is inside. We seen many productions over the years. Never disappoints.

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Columbus, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Old historic theaters are beautiful, but people are no longer 5'2" and 90 lbs., although the seating reflects it. Most guests had their knees against the seats in front of them and were crammed into the seats. One of our party did have that issue, spoke with a supervisor who re-seated her. That was absolutely the best service I had... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

went to opening night. Had 5th row on the aisle. Wow. What a super performance. Diana Ross had 25 outfit changes. The voice on that woman was outstanding ! Didn't realize Gordy and Diana had an affair. Looked it up when I got home and found that Gordy had been married 3 times and Diana was his mistress. She said... More 

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Lakewood
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This place is a smaller then New York's time square. The play house here are remarkable and have been restored to their former glory of what they once where. It is breath taking to see any kind of show or play here. The play are well produced and preformed. I have never been disappointed yet. By anything I have seen... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Dramatic. Compelling. This is the first play of the 2014-2015 season. We were riveted, glued to our seats. As we were leaving, we met a very young couple who had NEVER attended a play before. They told us they thoroughly enjoyed The Little Foxes, as did we. Superb acting! Perfect set. A totally thought-provoking performance. We have Season's Tickets and... More 

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cleveland oh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Located in the theatre district in downtown Cleveland it has been a go to place for my lifetime and that is over 80 years. The theatre is beautiful ,the parking simple and the choice of productions creative and entertaining.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

What a beautiful new setting for the Cleveland Play House. I particularly love the before show discussion. Great insights into the play we are going to see. Plus we can see more of the theatre that way. The price of theater is so cheap compared to other big cities. Truly a treat.

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Anchorage, Alaska, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We saw the Piano Guys in concert. They were great but what was more amazing was the theater itself. It was beautiful renovated theater from a bygone era of the 30/40s. It was simply beautiful. I highly recommend seeing a production in any of the theaters that comprise the Cleveland Playhouse.

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