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Orpheum Theater

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Address: 203 West Adams St, Phoenix, AZ 85004
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Beautiful Theater

We have had season tickets for a number of years now for their plays. Once in awhile we come across a bad one, but the majority are great entertainment. So glad they have kept... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
PJ6979
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Goodyear, Arizona
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Goodyear, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have had season tickets for a number of years now for their plays. Once in awhile we come across a bad one, but the majority are great entertainment. So glad they have kept this historical building in downtown Phoenix. You will not be sorry if you attend a performance at the Orpheum.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to a performance of the nutcracker this winter and enjoyed the production very much. The Theater is very attractive and although this was not the best dance company, the use of lots of kids, a happy spin on the story and enthusiastic cast members made this an event we will long remember. Because it is not easy to... More 

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Sun City, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the Nutcracker Ballet here. The theater has been remodled. The lobby area is modern but the theater area still has the old decorations. Was a lot of fun looking around and the Ballet was wonderful.

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Thank Dennis S
Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is just so ornate. It reminds me of a different place in time. We have been here for musicals, dance and plays. Just lovely. I don't think there is a bad seat in the house.

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Thank Bonita2016
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016

I attend the touring theater productions here. It's a step back in time architecture to classic theaters. Smallish so more intimate feeling. Not a bad seat in the house. Even if not attending a show, go see the building in downtown Phoenix.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

This historical structure in intricately decorated with sculpted faces on the outside and detailed painted decoration indoors. Worth getting tickets to an event just to see the building. Free tours offered about twice a month from historical society. The main theater ceiling is painted in beautiful local style with mountains and desert sky, rather than a traditional elaborate chandelier.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016

We had the chance to see the Phoenix Symphony's version of Journey at the Orpheum and loved it. We have been to the Orpheum before and felt that this production was perfect for this event.

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Portageville, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

I took the free tour on a Tuesday. It's offered 2 Tuesdays each month and is well worth the hour! I went alone but there were about 20 in total taking the tour. We got the history of the building while taking a full tour of the entire building. We got to see it all!! Great tour still can't believe... More 

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Scottsdale
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

I first visited this theater about 15 years ago and was amazed by the gorgeous architecture. Had the opportunity to return with a former colleague for a concert last night. I admire the detail in this venue and it offers quite an intimate feel. The only two downsides are the acoustics (not great) and the size of the seating (I... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

This is one beautiful Theater. The entertainment can vary from Ballets, to Symphonies to classic rock. If you have the opportunity to attend a concert arrive extra early and see the beauty this older Theater has to offer. And if you are ever downtown check out their tour times because you will find out some very interesting facts..

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