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Cleveland Play House

1901 E. 13th St., Ste 200, Cleveland, OH 44114
+1 216 400 7000
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Ranked #13 of 73 Attractions in Cleveland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Buffalo, New York
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450 reviews 450 reviews
236 attraction reviews
204 helpful votes 204 helpful votes
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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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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11 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
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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12 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
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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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
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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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
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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Norton, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Had a wonderful time at the concert. Beautiful old theater/play house that offers a variety of different entertainment. Would love to go again if I were in Cleveland again.

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Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
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137 reviews 137 reviews
6 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This is a very nice theatre area and I look forward to another visit tonight to see million dollar quartet

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