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Altria Theater

6 North Laurel St, Richmond, VA 23220
+1 804-648-0546
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Ranked #41 of 104 Attractions in Richmond
Type: Theaters, Architectural Buildings
Description: A CenterStage venue.
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Crozet, Virginia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Just attended a Tommy Emmanuel performance last weekend at the Landmark Theater. This is my second Tommy Emmanuel performance I have been to here. This theater is just beautiful and the sound is great. Always look forward to attending shows here.

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

I've been going to the Landamrk a very long time. Starting 40 years when it was the Mosque and I went to see the Grateful Dead there. The good: acousitcs ambience architecture parking (at the garage) The bad: lack of restrooms balcony seats are very small and uncomfortable My advice - pay what it costs to sit in the orchestra... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

I paid full price for an orchestra seat & drove 3 hours for a Broadway performance. During the 1st act, over a dozen people were admitted. In their futile effort to locate seat assignments in the dark, they blocked the stage. No usher came to assist. Finding the situation unacceptable, I went to the house manager. I told him I... More

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Jackie K, CenterStage Development at Altria Theater, responded to this review

M M, I'm so sorry about your experience at Wicked. I'm glad you received a refund. This will be passed along to the house manager's superiors. We apologize for his rudeness and poor management. My apologies again, Jackie More

Boynton Beach, Florida
Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
16 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 via mobile

The Landmark Theater (used to be called The Mosque) was and old Masonic Temple built with a middle eastern theme, the acoustics are great and ithas been renovated, looks great and great to watch any events.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Awesome choice for the venue. An old very intriguing place with high ceilings. Great art work and design. They are remodeling the theater and preserving all the old design and paintings. Acoustics worked great and the Moody's were absolute awesome. Wold definitely attend another concert there.

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Elizabeth City, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

The building had really intriguing art and design. The main problem was no room for concession line and people everywhere in no line or form. The sound in venue was really good and clear. However, the seating was very uncomfortable and too close. There was no leg room and you literally touched people on each side. In order to leave... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
7 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

The Landmark Theater is a great venue for shows like The Jersey Boys. The theater has undergone (and still is undergoing) renovations that have made it quite nice. They have managed to retain the history and beauty of the theaters look / feel yet increased the comforts (like more restrooms that are updated and modern). Acoustics are good and the... More

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Hopewell, Virginia
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113 reviews 113 reviews
35 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

We were three couples who went to see Jersey Boys after dinner out. Our seats, though the most expensive, were right behind the sound board. So the light was quite annoying The 60 plus million renovation though not finished is evident. The seats were comfortable and there was ample leg room The sound was good even though the actor playing... More

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Glen Allen, Virginia
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65 reviews 65 reviews
19 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Saw the Jersey Boys there. the renovations are wonderful original carved seats, great sound system. The only problem is the seats are not staggered and there is a lot of moving around to see. Sat in the grand Tier and had I been further down, there would not have been a problem We were in row H The bathrooms on... More

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Richmond, Virginia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

I give the theater an overall score of 4 but if you have to sit in the balcony, forget it. I am 5'11" and it was unbearable. The renovations are nice, the theater is acoustically OK but I will never again sit in the balcony.

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