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Athens Theatre

124 N Florida Ave, DeLand, FL 32720-4208
+1 386-736-1500
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Great theater right in our back yard

This was our first visit & it just happened to be opening night for Lend Me A Tenor at the Athens... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2016
via mobile
Nice Theatre, Our first peformance we went to was a miss. I am trying it again.

We went to watch Miracle on 34th Street. It was a Radio scripted/play. Not what I had expected so... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2016
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124 N Florida Ave, DeLand, FL 32720-4208
+1 386-736-1500
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Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

This was our first visit & it just happened to be opening night for Lend Me A Tenor at the Athens. What a great show! The cast was so talented and the staff there were so helpful and answered all our questions. We sat next...More

Thank mdrewry
Reviewed January 7, 2016

We went to watch Miracle on 34th Street. It was a Radio scripted/play. Not what I had expected so we left at intermission. The Marketing Director reached out to me and gave me tickets to an upcoming play at the end of this month. She...More

Thank Hazelali1107
Reviewed December 22, 2015

My Husband & I attend the Christmas show here every year to celebrate my December birthday. This year was "Miracle on 34th Street". The performance was very enjoyable and the atmosphere of this old historic theater is amazing!! We are so happy that it was...More

Thank 287Sylvia
Reviewed December 17, 2015

When relocating to Volusia County from Washington DC we were afraid that our nights at the theatre would be gone. We then found The Athens theatre! It has never disappointed us. We take family and friends routinely. The actors are very talented and professional. The...More

Thank Jane D
Reviewed November 25, 2015

I moved to DeLand four years ago for a job. The Athen's is one of the jewels this wonderful small town has to offer. The emphasis is always on authenticity. The talent and creativity i this town is off the charts.

Thank Giuli S
Reviewed November 15, 2015

We loved the Athens Theater, with its history and quaint decor. The seats were a bit cramped, but every seat was a good one. The play we saw, "Greater Tuna," was very dated and included some racist dialogue, and I felt uncomfortable. But the actors...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed November 14, 2015

In The Athens Theatre's production of "Greater Tuna," multi-talented local comedians, Alan Ware and Patrick Pieri, showcase their abilities to make us roar with laughter at ourselves and to pause in occasional shock at the reality lurking behind what looks ridiculous. If you are easily...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed November 14, 2015

Very attractive theater with very talented actors and actresses! Highly recommend this theater. The Box Office staff was very helpful in booking 25+ tickets for the play we selected. We just booked another group for the December play here.

Thank NSB32168
Reviewed November 12, 2015 via mobile

Unfortunately this was the worst play we've seen at this theatre. It was billed as a satire but it was simply a mean spirited portrayal of people living in "The South." They all were dumb, narrow minded, prejudiced and mean. Just like I would be...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed November 4, 2015

home town feeling a very enjoyable experience people friendly good for all ages looking around saw amny types and ages in audience

Thank Lesley B
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Melinda M
July 25, 2015|
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Response from mscribner37 | Reviewed this property |
The Athens Theater does not have an elevator for balcony seating but it does offer seating for wheelchair and walker patrons on the first floor.
Helen T
January 15, 2015|
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Response from Alexa B | Property representative |
Visit our website and press the tab on the left labeled Events Calendar to find our exciting line up of upcoming events. (For some reason I cannot include a link in this answer. Sorry!)