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Grand Opera House

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818 N Market St, Wilmington, DE 19801-3087
+1 302-652-1179
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Great for comedy!

We saw Todd Barry here last night, and he was fantastic. They stuck everyone in the smaller... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Gaithersburg, Maryland
via mobile
Such a great venue!!

The Grand Opera House is a beautiful old theater. It was built in the 1860's with a number of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dan D
Newark, Delaware
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818 N Market St, Wilmington, DE 19801-3087
+1 302-652-1179
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We saw Todd Barry here last night, and he was fantastic. They stuck everyone in the smaller theatre, which is great for comedy, and there wasn't a bad seat in the place. There is a full bar in the lobby that normally takes credit card...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grand Opera House is a beautiful old theater. It was built in the 1860's with a number of refurbishments since. There are no bad seats for any type of show be it music, comedy or ballet. The acoustics are so amazing that many performers...More

Thank Dan D
Reviewed May 14, 2017

We have seen several shows in the historic beautiful theater in downtown Wilmington. Both the Grand and the smaller theater are lovely with great acoustics. Have seen musical groups and dance here. Makes for a great night out

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed May 10, 2017

Smaller venue so there really isn't a bad seat. Prices tend to be reasonable and as are the pricies of the drinks and snacks

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed May 10, 2017

I first visited to the Grand Opera House in 2014 to hear the Carolina Chocolate Drops. I had no idea what to expect and so was thrilled when I walked into this old theater. Intimate with great acoustics I have since returned twice to hear...More

Thank Copperman1
Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the Rossini opera Cinderella (English title ). The orchestra did an outstanding job with the music. The actors all played their roles well and the singing was splendid. Delaware Opera has done it again...bringing great opera to Wilmington!

Thank travelingbeachbum00
Reviewed April 26, 2017

How amazing is the inside of the Grand? You need to catch a show there. The place is the most beautiful venue around to see a show. The sound is great and the staff is outstanding.

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed April 17, 2017

We are locals and have been here for numerous shows from comedians to musicians. It's a really beautiful building and well maintained. It's small enough that all the seats are good ones and big enough to attract some decent acts. The acoustics were also surprisingly...More

Thank photo1gal
Reviewed April 15, 2017

Always a great spot to see a show. Small enough to feel intimate and big enough to support almost any type of show. Never a bad seat and the room sounds great.

Thank John B
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Nice place for a show. We have seen several nationally known comedians. Great location and no bad seats!

Thank Joanne H
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