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“Intimate Setting, wonderful shows!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Golden Bough Playhouse

Golden Bough Playhouse
Monte Verde, 4 SW 8th Ave, P.O. Box 222035, Carmel, CA 93922
831-622-0100
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Ranked #12 of 25 Attractions in Carmel
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Owner description: Home to PacRep Theatre, the only professional theatre in Monterey County, housing two venues: Golden Bough Theatre, a 300-seat proscenium style for larger musicals, classical and contemporary performances - main lobby entrance on Monte Verde; The Circle Theatre, a 120-seat theatre-in-the-round - ideal for experimental works and other performances enhanced by an intimate setting, located in the lower, rear section of the Playhouse, with its own entrance on Casanova Street, between 8th and 9th.
carmel valley, ca
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“Intimate Setting, wonderful shows!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013

The shows are professional and there isn't a bad seat in the building. There is often a Thursday special of 2 for 1 tickets as the dates grow closer. If the shows are selling out you could miss out getting tickets at all if you wait too long. Be aware it is a gamble.

Visited December 2012
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“Good Show”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

Make sure you check their website to see what is playing. It was such a fun time and good quality drama and singing. On thursday evenings the tickets are 2 for 1! Otherwise about $22 each.

Visited February 2013
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“Great actors at a small venue”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

A nice venue -- all seats are great... The value is superb...When we lived in the Central Coast area, we saw a variety of plays -- all excellent
Parking is easy

Visited May 2012
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“Great Small Theatre”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

We have seen a couple of shows here. Always very good performances with a good cast. Very intimate litle theatre and very reasonable admission prices. Tucked back of the main street. Free street parking the meighborhood. The Circle theatre is rite behind it and it is REALLY a intimate theatre. But also fun.

Visited December 2011
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“Been there a few times over the years.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

Saw a Beatles tribute and the Buddy Holly Story too. It is a small venue in a quaint setting in Carmel, CA

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