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“Sorry, but the Recher Theatre is closing.” 3 of 5 stars
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Recher Theatre
512 York Rd, Towson, MD 21204
410-337-7178
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Ranked #4 of 9 Attractions in Towson
Type: Theaters
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Timonium, Maryland
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
32 attraction reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
“Sorry, but the Recher Theatre is closing.”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

According to the latest news around Towson, the Recher Theatre will no longer be a local band venue and is being closed. It is being combined with The Rec Room next door into one large coctail lounge. A new name for the combined operation has not yet been released that I know of.

Visited February 2013
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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108 reviews 108 reviews
64 attraction reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
“Going downhill...”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2012

This is not a bad venue. I've attended many concerts here, some very good names in music. However, the demographic is shifting, as the concerts get crappier and they are really starting to try for the college bar scene from Towson kids. Perhaps a good financial choice, but not a good aesthetic decision.
Still good for local concerts.
Have seen the likes of mewithoutYou, Manchester Orchestra, Flobots, couple hardcore shows, etc.

Visited February 2012
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Maryland
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51 reviews 51 reviews
22 attraction reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
“Concert venue in the heart of Towson, MD”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

Used to be a cinema when I was a kid! For a small hall, they bring some great entertainers, and it's away from the city, actually a fun suburban area. Sells wine and beer. Standing only is the set up, which can be tedious by night's end, but the crowd gets really fired up. Can check your coats for a small fee. Crowd is eclectic...I've seen small kids with parents, teens, midlifers, etc. Nice, safe area to enjoy a concert.

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Baltimore, Maryland, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Dingy, Sketchy, Small”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

Its just not that great! A small space, extremely unfriendly security guards, sketchy part of town, sketchy people in general, filthy bathrooms, confusing layout.... ick.

Visited March 2012
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Bear, Delaware
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33 attraction reviews
Reviews in 34 cities Reviews in 34 cities
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
“Will definitely be back”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012 via mobile

Went there to see a local band. The cover price was cheap. It had alot of charecter. The staff was friendly & the drinks were reasonable. What more could you want. Next time i would go earlier to check out the shops & restraunts that are within walking distance.

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