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The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center

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300 Main St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2395
+1 860-510-0473
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Beautiful venue for a concert

We went to see Walter Trout play blues in this beautiful 250 seat venue. There is not a bad seat... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cheshire, Connecticut
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Great Intimate Venue

The Kate is a great venue that attracts well known music acts that don't have the ability to fill... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bob W
Newington, Connecticut
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300 Main St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2395
+1 860-510-0473
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to see Walter Trout play blues in this beautiful 250 seat venue. There is not a bad seat and they are very comfortable. The sound was very good. The volunteers that staff it are very friendly. There is a small bar on sight....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Kate is a great venue that attracts well known music acts that don't have the ability to fill larger auditoriums or arenas. Comfortable seating and personable staff. Ticket prices are very reasonably priced and don't be surprised to see some nationally recognized acts performing...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed March 26, 2017

Went to see Peace Frog, which is a tribute band who do all of the Doors music. The band I'd from California and are doing an East Coast Tour. They were great,and had the ladies dancing in the aisles. They played song after song of...More

Thank poppy843
Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

This theater is only 20 minutes from our house, so it's easy for us to bop on down for a show. But the acoustics are not very good. We much prefer the concert sound at the Infinity Halls, both Norfolk and Hartford.

Thank Hick_from_CT
Reviewed November 13, 2016

The Hit men is a great review of former band members of such groups as 4 seasons , journey, Carole king And cat Stevens who toured with these people and played in their bands. A great show reliving all the old songs of days gone...More

Thank poppy843
Reviewed October 25, 2016

This was our first visit to "The Kate" and we thoroughly enjoyed the show, plus the comfortable seating and intimate setting of the theater. To be so close to the performers in this day and age is usually impossible. We are looking forward to attending...More

Thank 1Chris_R123
Reviewed September 18, 2016

The music and accompanying stories were fun but the amp was turned up way too loud. I had to turn off my hearing aids and it was still loud. My husband spent the evening with his fingers in his ears. The man in front of...More

Thank HelvetiaCH
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Never a bad show. Worth it everything. Alone or in a group a great evening. Something for everyone. Prices are so reasonable and so worth it.

Thank jk13481983
Reviewed July 26, 2016

We have been to the Kate for many performances and all have been enjoyable. We have seen musical performances, plays and comedians. The venue itself is set up with very comfortable seating with plenty of elbow room. Every seat is the best seat cause it...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Free experience. How much better can it be!!!!! Even suitable for an inexperienced listener like me. Very recognizable music and wonderful duo of popular operas.

Thank Eileen N
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December 28, 2016|
Response from Robert C | Reviewed this property |
No not this year it will reopen 1/2/17
September 15, 2016|
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Response from Kat_NY1 | Reviewed this property |
I, honestly, don't know: I 'm sorry. We sat in the 2nd to the last row/center of the theater and stage view was nice as was the audio. Trip Advisor won't allow me to include a web address for the theater but if you visit... More