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Alabama Theatre

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1817 3rd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203-3132
+1 205-252-2262
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Good Clean Fun

We attended “The One” show at The Alabama Theatre. The show has enough variety to appease most of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Patrick M
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Port Clinton, Ohio
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Al Theatre

Great old building! Excellent for movies and other events held there. Watched Christmas movie and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Barry S
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Birmingham, Alabama
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After a complete restoration, this historic venue once again shows its 1927 grandeur.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1817 3rd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203-3132
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"christmas movies"
in 13 reviews
"film series"
in 8 reviews
"christmas vacation"
in 7 reviews
"dance competition"
in 6 reviews
"wurlitzer organ"
in 6 reviews
"classic films"
in 5 reviews
"white christmas"
in 4 reviews
"historic venue"
in 2 reviews
"rocky horror"
in 2 reviews
"light fixtures"
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"like stepping back in time"
in 3 reviews
"decorated for christmas"
in 2 reviews
"concession stand"
in 3 reviews
"wonderful venue"
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"front row"
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"a lot of fun"
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"downtown birmingham"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We attended “The One” show at The Alabama Theatre. The show has enough variety to appease most of the family (if not all). Various musical performances ranging from Country to Pop. A comedian is laced in between various acts as well as a talented host....More

Thank Patrick M
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great old building! Excellent for movies and other events held there. Watched Christmas movie and they made for a merry Christmas event!

Thank Barry S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Me and the misses leaped on down to the historic Alabama Theatre to see Its a Wonderful Life with a few friends. They had not been before so it was fun watching their faces with the pipe organ rose up from the basement to the...More

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Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Have been several times. Seen Travis Tritt, Southern Mama comedy show, & Christmas movies. Highly recommend coming to a show here.

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Reviewed May 8, 2018

I grew up in Alabama and and visited the Alabama Theatre almost every time the movie changed. If you have never been there you need to visit the The Alabama Theatre. it will be worth your time.

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Reviewed March 12, 2018

Attended a dance competition event at Alabama Theatre and it décor is unbelievable. Brings back childhood memories, before TV, of going to movies at real movie theatre where people gathered to enjoy movies (now classics) and friends. If you have the opportunity to visit this...More

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Reviewed February 18, 2018

I've gone to a few shows to the theater! Each one I have gone to I have loved. From music to the plays they produce along with customer service the venue is a fantastic place in Birmingham. I highly recommend you check out a show...More

Thank Jerrod B
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Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

We visited to watch the original Miracle on 34th Street. The theater has so much history. It is decorated for Christmas and the Organ player is awesome. I can’t wait to go back for a play

Thank Roger K
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Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

This theatre is an American classic! It's truly like stepping back in time. The staff have done a wonderful job restoring this historic building while staying true to its original vibe. They also work closely with the film community to bring relevant films and events...More

1  Thank Cory J
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

If you are visiting Birmingham or live here, you have to visit the Alabama Theater at least once. It is gorgeous inside and reminiscent of a time when the theater was an experience and not just a causal weekend activity. I have been to concerts,...More

1  Thank Robin N
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bchbmw
January 1, 2017|
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Response from jasperdad12 | Reviewed this property |
The people that operate the theater are generally accommodating. Call them and see if you can set something up.
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December 17, 2016|
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Response from TAZ-N-Bogey | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they sell sodas, wine, beer, & snacks.
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