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Morris Performing Arts Center

211 N Michigan St, South Bend, IN 46601-1202
+1 574-235-9198
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Wicked

My husband bought tickets for Wicked when it played in town. I had never been to The Morris before... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
tatgirl661
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South Bend, Indiana
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Great Shows!

Love the variety of shows. Wish the seats were more staggard so you didn't have to keep looking... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Barbara B
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The HOTTEST tickets in town are at the MAGNIFICENT MORRIS! Originally opened in 1922, The MAGNIFICENT Morris is listed in the National Historic Register and completed a restoration and renovation process in 2000 of the stage house and interior restored to its original vaudeville splendor. The Morris is the HOTTEST TICKET in Northwest Indiana for live entertainment! The theater hosts a wide variety of concerts, national Broadway touring musicals, symphony..., Dance, comedians, children's/family shows, and is home to the South Bend Symphony Orchestra and Broadway Theatre League. The Morris has a seating capacity of 2,564 and is consistently ranked by Pollstar concert industry magazine among the top 100 theaters worldwide. The Morris has been awarded a "Prime Site Award" by Facilities Magazine for several years (voted on by over 10,000 people in the entertainment industry - booking agents, promoters, talent buyers and special event planners.)
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211 N Michigan St, South Bend, IN 46601-1202
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband bought tickets for Wicked when it played in town. I had never been to The Morris before and d idnt know what to expect. I had a wonderful time and the building is old but we'll taken care of.

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Mary S, Operations Manager at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

It's great to see that you enjoyed your experience at Wicked. We take pride in taking care of the historic Morris Performing Arts Center for future generations to enjoy!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the variety of shows. Wish the seats were more staggard so you didn't have to keep looking around the tall person sitting in front of you.

Thank Barbara B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Never thought I’d fly half way across country to see a concert in South Bend, Indiana. However, what an Awesome Venue! Great acoustics, very friendly staff, and we would definitely come back to this venue for a concert we want to see (over large arena)....More

Thank spiderelliot
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Mary S, Operations Manager at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for such a great review! We hope you do come back to visit for another concert soon!

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Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

This facility everytime I have been here has been very clean. The staff is very helpful and really enjoy seeing shows here. Will come again soon.

Thank Ben P
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Mary S, Operations Manager at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Ben for your awesome review. We hope you do come again soon!

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Reviewed April 5, 2018

We had 1st balcony right seats about 10 rows up , way to the right and still saw the stage very well. The sound was excellent the environment beautiful. The seats are not made for anyone bigger than 175# I would say and are very...More

Thank Jennifer G
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Mary S, Operations Manager at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

Thank you for your review of Phantom of the Opera Jennifer. We hope you come for another great show at the Morris.

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

My family attended Phantom of the Opera this past weekend. The Morris Performing Arts Center truly is a lovely theater and we enjoyed the performance very much. It felt like a trip back in time. The ushers and bar attendants were very pleasant and helpful....More

Thank Katie N
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Mary S, Operations Manager at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Katie, thank you for your awesome review. We hope you visit again soon!

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Reviewed March 31, 2018

This is a beautiful theatre but I don't agree with the some of the previous reviews about the seating all being great and as typical of older venues, the ladies restroom on the main floor is small ( 8 stalls) for the amount of patrons...More

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Mary S, Operations Manager at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for our review. As you stated, restrooms are located on the main floor (near the Box Office.) Restrooms are also located on the second floor of the Grand Lobby and the newest restroom in the lower level updated in 2011 now has 11...More

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Reviewed January 24, 2018

Midwest gem, renovated theatre that gets great shows and great revues. South Bend, though only a city of 100,000, has the reputation of a much larger city. With a Symphony, a Theatre League for broadway shows, and great booking for comedians, musicians, and bands, experience...More

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Mary S, other at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

Thank you Ken for your great review! We hope you come again soon to experience one of the many concerts and shows hosted by the Morris!

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Reviewed January 3, 2018

once again, got to sit in the front of the balcony area and felt like we were right next to the entertainers! still can't believe this is in south bend and not chicao

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Reviewed December 6, 2017

The venue is just beautiful. The place is clean and well maintained. It is almost like a visit back in time. It is large but really no bad seats in the place. The refreshment lines do get long during intermission so go quickly. The prices...More

Thank bmwdiscman
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