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Palace Theatre

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Address: 1564 Broadway, New York City, NY
Phone Number: 212 730-0021
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An American in Paris is Stunning!

An American in Paris is absolutely stunning! The dancing was incredible! It was so beautiful that it was almost hard to believe that these were real people dancing. (I know, that... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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Encinitas, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

An American in Paris is absolutely stunning! The dancing was incredible! It was so beautiful that it was almost hard to believe that these were real people dancing. (I know, that sounds weird!) I almost cried, it was so beautiful. The music, singing and acting were great also, of course! It reminded me of why you want to see live... More 

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NY NY
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

This show is so beautiful that it is almost painful !!! Ballet is exquisite. Gershwin songs. Brilliant cast. Perfection. What more can I say? This show is magnificent. Story is a bit different from the movie. The time is a bit different as well---movie took place 7 years after liberation. The show took place immediately after the end of the... More 

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Mississauga
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38 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Brilliant performance, absolutely, fabulous, amazing dancing/ballet by the principal actors and supporting cast. I was enthralled watching the dancing, this was one performance that I didn't want to end! The principal dancer just floated on stage, she was so graceful. Her partner made was amazing leaps and movements to match. Great rendition of Gershwin songs, go see it. Get tickets... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
4 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

We saw "American in Paris" here last week, and just loved it. Ballet within a musical, terrific, great music, fantastic choreography, solid cast. This should get great reviews when it opens, but I digress..... I got tickets in the mezzanine for this hoping to have a better view of the dancing, and we did. It's steeply banked, we were in... More 

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Centreville, Virginia
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143 reviews 143 reviews
28 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Was so looking forward to our third show of our stay. American in Paris. Ballet and music. However, after 15 minutes in my seat was wincing and by the interval had to leave in severe pain. You can not move when installed in the seats. You can not cross legs. Heck, you can't move legs. You are in a torture... More 

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New York City, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Last night I saw An American in Paris a new musical now in previews on Broadway. I heard about the show last year when the cast started rehearsals and I was excited I couldn't wait to see it. The storyline made me feel as if I was actually in Paris from the sets, costumes, and they accents. What stood out... More 

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Ft. Worth, TX
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256 helpful votes 256 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

I have been to many, many, broadway theaters and this one is average. It is average in looks, average in the quality of seating, and has a terrible men's room space. On a positive note the acoustics are good in this theatre.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Loved this theater! Perfect space for the musical, "Holler If Ya Hear Me"! Go see this musical at the Palace while you can!

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Dallas, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We saw Annie at the Palace Theatre on December 29th. This theatre is absolutely beautiful!! The red carpet, the shining chandeliers, and all the amazing architectural details inside take you inside a different world than the streets of Times Square right outside the door. I haven't been inside any others, so I don't have anything to compare it to, but... More 

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Minneapolis, MN
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901 reviews 901 reviews
219 attraction reviews
556 helpful votes 556 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

We saw Annie here this week. The building itself is what I am reviewing. The seats were comfortable, and most had a good view even on the orchestra floor. The bathrooms were clean and functional though there were down a set of very steep stairs. The bar staff were excellent and efficient.

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