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Victoria Theater

Address: 138 North Main, Dayton, OH 45402
Phone Number: (937) 228-7591
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Ranked #11 of 79 things to do in Dayton
Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
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Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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48 reviews 48 reviews
9 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I love the historic beauty of this theatre. Such a special feel in here. However being an old theatre the seats are small and there is no leg room, even being a petite woman. It has a nice intimate feel and all the seats have nice views but unfortunately I still think twice about going to shows here.

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Dayton, Ohio
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45 reviews 45 reviews
8 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

The Victoria is one of Dayton's best historic landmarks. My first experience was as a teenager during the 1970's attending rock shows prior to its restoration. The current theater is very beautiful and well-maintained. I attended the recent production of Smokey Joe's Cafe and sat in the lower balcony. The leg room can be very cramped (I am 6' 5"... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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37 reviews 37 reviews
3 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We have long enjoyed the Victoria Theater as a first rate venue for stage productions. However, our recent visit to the companion Loft Theater was our first. As amateur actors we were struck by the amphitheater style seating resting at the edge of the half moon style stage. Our comfortable, front row seats nearly placed us in the midst of... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We have been to several concerts/shows here. I love the intimate setting!! Especial at a concert! Great venue!!

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

My grandson was in a performance. Felt like stepping back in time in the historical theater. that is it no more to say - stop requiring me to enter 50 characters if you want me to continue to participage in reviews

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Roohski
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74 reviews 74 reviews
25 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This theater is a beautiful setting and still has many great shows to attract locals and visitors you should go!

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I love the Victoria theater, there is really not a bad seat in the house. I often attend musicals and plays at this venue and the only real drawbacks are that parking is about 2 blocks away and that the aisles are narrow so you sometimes feel like you are on top of the person in front of you (especially... More 

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Stratford, Canada
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71 reviews 71 reviews
23 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

What a treasure they have in the downtown area of Dayton. This theatre has an amazing & tragic history but it's still going strong. Worth a visit!

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91 reviews 91 reviews
22 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The little diner before the show was fast, friendly, and had good food for a reasonable price. The theatre was beautiful and I doubt there's a bad seat in there. It was a wonderful experience.

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Day
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This theatre has a smaller seating area than the Schuster theatre. Both have a great variety of shows including family shows.

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