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It was not an easy time to be seeing Carrie. But this musical staged in the heart of a residential... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
elle J
South Portland, Maine
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Great community theater

The cast did a bang-up job with "Little Women." The casting was spot-on, especially for the lead... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2017
West Newfield, Maine
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

It was not an easy time to be seeing Carrie. But this musical staged in the heart of a residential neighborhood exceeded my expectations. The cast were professional and had fabulous voices. Congratulations on a job well done!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank elle J
Reviewed February 4, 2017

The cast did a bang-up job with "Little Women." The casting was spot-on, especially for the lead role of Jo. Most were strong singers - again, especially Jo. The set design was well-done. Overall a great performance in a quaint little theater.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed March 12, 2016

The Theatre is intimate, with very good acoustics. The seats are deep, and well-spaced; offset from the row in front of you so no one is directly in front of you. The play, The Secret Garden, was wonderful! The whole cast did an excellent job;...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed September 30, 2014

This neighborhood theatre is a hidden gem. The theatre is intimate, and the show we saw here recently (Avenue Q) was outstanding.

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank gailf62
Reviewed June 29, 2012

I have been to many shows at the Lyric. The passion and commitment is alive in every performance. The quality of cast and production is first rate. Very professional. One of the best entertainment values in Portland, Maine.

Date of experience: February 2012
2  Thank jimshim123
Reviewed November 23, 2009

I have been to numerous shows at the lyric theater, and I would recommend it to anyone. While it is not the most beautiful theater known to man, it is one with a professional setting. Comfortable seating, proper stage lighting and clean facilities add to...More

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