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Address: Appleton, WI
Phone Number: +1 844-854-1450
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This is a jewel of a theater. We recently attended the Moody Blues concert here. We had previously seen Broadway shows and concerts here, and weren't certain how it would be for... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 29, 2016
islandgirlWisconsin
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Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

This is a jewel of a theater. We recently attended the Moody Blues concert here. We had previously seen Broadway shows and concerts here, and weren't certain how it would be for a rock concert. It was perfect! The acoustics are amazing, the ushers are very friendly, overall it was a fantastic experience.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

Attended the Chicago concert at the PAC this summer. Good acoustics for the venue. Surprised how quickly and smoothly the crowd disbursed from all the levels of the Center after the performance. Chicago put on a very good show playing a number of their most memorable songs. Very nice evening.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

Our first visit to the Fox Cities PAC and we were impressed. Many staff to help guide you, and a beautiful facility. We had seats in the first row (we went on line as soon as the tickets became available and snagged those seats). We had never been there before so did not know the set up of the theatre.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Our PAC is fantastic! From the central location to the exceptional design to the friendly volunteer staff and the audience comforts, this facility is equal to ANY that we have visited in this country or abroad and FAR NICER than most. First-class entertainment offerings complete the package. Find a show that appeals to you, and GO. You'll be hooked and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

The main floor has 1 very wide center section with a shorter section on each side. There is no aisle along the outside of these outer wing sections. The balconies have very, very long rows that go all the way across with no center aisle for quick escape in case of a fire. If you have claustrophobia, choose wisely.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

We've never been disappointed! Don't miss it!The quality of offerings, the venue, and the overall experience is not to be missed!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

This theater in the center of a very pedestrian friendly city is WONDERFUL. The acoustics are excellent, staff superb, parking easy, two great hotels (Copperleaf and Radisson) a very short walk away. Plenty of restaurants and pubs nearby. Stay and play in Appleton

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

My husband and I recently attended Hotel California at the PAC and it was wonderful! The seating is excellent! There is not a bad place to sit. You can see the stage from anywhere. The sound was great and the staff was very helpful and friendly! Have been there a few times before for other shows and we had the... More 

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

What a great blessing to have this in little ol' Appleton. They have great and surprising performers and shows that come thru considering this is a smallish city. The local symphony is awesome and the programs they have for children and schools are amazing as well.

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

We see many performances each year and recently saw the band Chicago. Amazing sound and every seat in the house is a good one.

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