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Fairfield Theater Company

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Address: 70 Sanford St, Fairfield, CT 06824-5917
Phone Number: +1 203 319-1404
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12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Established in 2004, StageOne is a 225 seat venue in the heart of downtown...

Established in 2004, StageOne is a 225 seat venue in the heart of downtown Fairfield, Connecticut. Originally built primarily for theatre productions, StageOne is consistently voted as the best place to hear live music in the entire region because of the quality of the sound, the intimacy of the space, and the caliber of the artists. There is literally not a bad seat in the house and there are few venues in the country where the fans can be so close to the world-renowned artists who grace the stage in over 200 concerts and productions a year. The artists love to perform here and frequently cite StageOne as their absolute favorite venue. This brings out the very best in them, which is reflected in the quality of their performances and enjoyment of their fans.

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Best Music Venue

If you want to experience live music up close and personal, Stage One and The Ware House are where you want to be. Just saw Leo Kotke at Stage One and it was like he was playing... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Fairfield, Connecticut
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Fairfield, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to experience live music up close and personal, Stage One and The Ware House are where you want to be. Just saw Leo Kotke at Stage One and it was like he was playing for me in my living room.

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Fairfield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

It's a great place to see bands, the sound is awesome. The train station is right there and so are some great restaurants.

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easton,ct
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

If you like music and want to see top national acts in a smaller venue this is the place. The people who run FTC have done an awesome job creating a tremendous show experience. Do yourself a favor and check out their site for the schedule of events and get to a show to experience it for yourself. You will... More 

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

We have been to 4 different events at this location. It is a great place to go and catch an up and coming group or maybe one taking a last lap or two. There really isn't a bad place to sit or stand. Marshall Tucker band had a bit of trouble with sound at first but it seemed to get... More 

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Trumbull, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Caught a Caravan of Thieves show at the FTC. This concert was at Stage One which is the small intimate venue at FTC. Stage One is a wonderful place to see a show. The acoustics are superb and you are so close to the performers. Drinks and light snacks are available for sale at the two service bars..

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Southport, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

When this place opened, it was a theater. We saw some very entertaining plays, including a one-person show with Susannah Yorke. These days, it's a concert venue. About time to change the name, don't you think.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

Just saw Early Elton at FTC. The musicians are from Southside Johnny and the Asbury Dukes. The performance was outstanding. The sound was amazing. This is an intimate venue with an enthusiastic crowd that never disappoints and outshines expectations. Have seen Anna Popovich there as well and Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds. All different all outstanding performances. For $38.00/person... More 

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Southport, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Alpaca Gnomes - invited by BMW Bridgeport. Happiest nights on a long time!!!! Only wish that Perrier had made some green cocktails!

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Fairfield, CT
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

If you like the group scheduled to play...you will be hard pressed to find a more intimate venue. I love going there whenever I can.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016

Have seen several performers at FTC and the sound and the ambiance are awesome. Very intimate theater puts you right up close to the performers and the sound is excellent. Very comfortable and small enough that entering and exiting are no hassle. A great place to go.

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