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“I should go more often” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Olympia Theater at Gusman Center

Olympia Theater at Gusman Center
174 E. Flagler St., Miami, FL 33131 (Downtown)
+1 305-374-2444
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Ranked #13 of 120 Attractions in Miami
Type: Symphonies, Theaters, Operas
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Owner description: The Olympia Theater opened in 1926 as downtown Miami's grandest silent movie palace and Vaudeville house. Today, the Olympia is home to live performances, films, community events, corporate meetings and social affairs.
Miami, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“I should go more often”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

Great venue, good shows, old school theater. Just before leaving the theater I always think... I should come here more often....

Visited March 2012
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Lehigh Acres, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
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“Opera The Barber of Seville”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

We love to come that wonderful opera house. The perormances are always beautiful and they have some really amazing singers as last time Nelson Martinez as Figaro.
The tickets are very fair prized. It is always a pleasure. Thanks a lot!

Visited August 2012
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Miami, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Recently visited for Madama Butterfly”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

This historical theatre is the scene for my childhood elementary trips to various shows, from Carmen to awards ceremonies. What you forget is just how small and quaint it is if you haven't been lately. The twinkling stars on the ceiling, the pretty frescos and balconies, and the fact that every seat gets you close enough to see all the faces, just puts you into the show. No binoculars needed. You can hear a pin drop!

Visited May 2012
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Miami, Florida
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“Wonderful Theater”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

Gusman is a beautiful old theater in downtown Miami. We visit it every year for the Miami Film Festival. Has a huge pipe organ and a gentleman plays it while you enter and takes a bow when finished. Designed like you are in an outdoor amphitheater.

Visited March 2012
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“Madam Butterfly”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2012

Loved the architecture. You can feel the Cuban influence in the decor.

Visited June 2012
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