We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Closed” 1 of 5 stars
Review of Recher Theatre

No photo provided
Got a photo?
Add it.
Recher Theatre
512 York Rd, Towson, MD 21204
410-337-7178
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #8 of 12 things to do in Towson
Attraction details
Maryland
Level Contributor
229 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
“Closed”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

The Recher used to be a fun place with local bands, good crowds, and decent drinks. Then they had a problem (Not their fault from what I read) that involved police and arrests in the street outside The Recher. It's a shame, we need more places where local bands can get their start

Visited January 2014
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

10 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    2
    2
    3
    2
    1
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Timonium, Maryland
Level Contributor
98 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 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
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
108 reviews
64 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 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
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Maryland
Level Contributor
68 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Level Contributor
10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 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
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Been to Recher Theatre? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Recher Theatre, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.