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Address: Plaza Alcade Mekis, Santiago 8320000, Chile
Phone Number: 2/463-8888
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Beautiful theater!

My husband and I bought obstructed view tickets to see La Traviata from the 4th level. We had just flown into Santiago on a redeye and were quite tired but the tickets were cheap... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Alison M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I bought obstructed view tickets to see La Traviata from the 4th level. We had just flown into Santiago on a redeye and were quite tired but the tickets were cheap and we wanted to see the theater anyway, so we went for it. We were on a ski vacation so we didn't have very dressy clothes... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

Municipal Theater Tours Santiago I had a most wonderful tour of the Theater by Thomas. He speaks Spanish, Portugese and English. I think the tour guides are vastly underutilized because the information on the public tours is hard to find. So here it is (I have also attached a picture of the July 2016 poster which was OUTSIDE the ticket... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

We have been here as a couple, and with our children. We have been at classical concerts, jazz concerts, piano recitals and various other events. Each one has been well worth it! Love the acoustics!

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Thank David R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

We attended a concert of the Santiago Philharmonic Orchestra here. Although had the cheapest (back row, 4th balcony) tickets, we clearly and easily heard every note and saw every musician. Fantastic acoustics in a magnificent building. Definitely recommend stopping by the box office and buying tickets for any performance here..

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Thank EarlFlorida2
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Try to attend something here ... its a classy place right in the centre of things. The staff are so-so in the English dept, but they're eager to help and very polite. We saw Verdi"s Requiem by the Santiago Philharmonic it was the most dynamic energetic version Ive heard. Theres something on year around here.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

A great Theater/Opera house in the downtown area, worth seen it at day and at night - not so expensive

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Haymarket, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

Just finished with a English only tour of the theater with Anna. Her English is perfect and we learned quit a bit about the theater and its history. Lovely theater, small compared to Paris or Buenos Aires, but very well maintained. Tour cost about $35 for the two of us. It would have been much less expensive per person for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

Santiago philharmonic and Ballet surprised me in a very good way. The Swan Lake is my favorite ballet and at this time I had the opportunity to experienced it with the locals and it was amazing. The theatre is extremely beautiful and go over there to watch a show will become a whole experience you will never forget. Totally recommended

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1 Thank Giselle C
Santiago, Chile
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

Located 5 min. walk from Metro Santa Lucia station. This place is a bomb of cultural performances. You will see ballet, teatre, philharmonic orchestra and operas with artist and dances from all over the world. Capacity for 1.500 people. Prices varies on seats. Most economic place at 4th floor at Amphitheatre. Also find guinding tours in English or Spanish to... More 

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Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

As an opera fan and husband of an trained opera singer I have frequented many opera houses. This is a beautiful opera house but with such distance from more main stream opera and ballet do not expect too much. The standard of productions varies greatly from those that are domestic born as opposed to travelling productions. For what it is... More 

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