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Star Plaza Theatre - CLOSED

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Fun old-style theater...too bad they're tearing it down!

Had a really great time at the SPT. Uber took us in and out for a show...seats are small (like we... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2017
Natalie B
Great Entertainment

Went to 2 concerts in a single weekend. Seats were great and comfortable. Overall the facility was... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2017
Chicago, Illinois
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8001 Delaware Pl, Merrillville, IN 46410-5641
+1 219-769-6600
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Reviewed December 21, 2017

This was a fabulous show with a sad ending. The Oak Ridge Boys Christmas Show was the last event at the Star Plaza Theater. The building will be torn down. The show itself was fabulous with a portion for Christmas and Gospel Music and a...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank hermbuddie
Reviewed December 13, 2017

We went to a show there this weekend. The seats are old and uncomfortable. The show was on a Sunday at 1 so I doubt there were any shows in the morning. Therefore it it should have been clean, and it wasn't. The floors were...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank aegeeg
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Came here with friends to see a Justin Moore concert. Nice small, intimate place with comfortable seats. Drinks were not as outrageously priced like other venues. I've heard rumors they're tearing it down, I hope they rebuild and put something similar in its place. Great...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Bon33
Reviewed October 29, 2017

It should have been upgraded when they decided to tear it down. The seating is atrocious. Poor quality seats can (and do) ruin an event. Seats do not last forever and these are shot. The stage is in need of a complete redo as well....More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed October 15, 2017

Had a really great time at the SPT. Uber took us in and out for a show...seats are small (like we all were fifty years ago)...but nice view to stage. Drinks we're a bit pricey, but that's typical...

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Natalie B
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

When we arrived we found out lightning had hit a transformer and there were issues with lights and no elevator. When I heard I had to climb 3 flights I said I wasn’t able because of arthritis in both knees. They said no problem and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Magsgram
Reviewed July 21, 2017

i have attended so many performances at the star theatre! country, sesame street, symphonies, etc. it is a shame that it has to go...hopefully something similar will go up in it's place

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Sharon C
Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

Went to 2 concerts in a single weekend. Seats were great and comfortable. Overall the facility was clean. There were not enough ushers to help with finding where seats were located. My view of the stage was awesome, except for the people who would not...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank geminim0m
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Excellent venue. Great security to keep people from standing in aisles. Great seats anywhere but Main Level Row A was AWESOME!! Looking for more shows to attend there!!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank TedJoannU
Reviewed April 30, 2017

The stage is huge and the seating is within easy view of everything happening on stage! Drinks are very pricey!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Charles R
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