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Strand Theater

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The Strand is a Nice Historic Theater located in downtown Rockland. The Theater has had a beautiful... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
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Dover, New Hampshire
Best shows in town!

Have attended many shows at this theater, both movies and live. NEVER have been disappointed. Lots... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2018
L S
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Mid Coast Maine, Maine
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Reviewed August 21, 2018

The Strand is a Nice Historic Theater located in downtown Rockland. The Theater has had a beautiful renovation done and is a first class place to see a show. Plenty of parking nearby.

Date of experience: August 2018
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dave d, Digital Media Manager at Strand Theater, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you for your review & thank you for visiting us!

Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Have attended many shows at this theater, both movies and live. NEVER have been disappointed. Lots of diversity in their programs. All seats are good. Staff is friendly & professional. It's an exceptional place.

Date of experience: June 2018
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dave d, Digital Media Manager at Strand Theater, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you for your review and rating. We have such a supportive community and like to have something for everyone!

Reviewed June 24, 2018

We love The Strand! It may not be a multiplex, but it is a community treasure that offers first run films, independent films, Live in HD shows from the Metropolitan Opera in NYC and elsewhere, and live performances and lectures. Seating is comfortable, and there...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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dave d, Digital Media Manager at Strand Theater, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you for your review, your kind words are appreciated as the staff takes every opportunity to make your experience great!

Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful asset and a joy to visit every time. Incredible movies yes but outrageous live music and events. Imagination is rampant at this theatre and it's a great place to watch. I like to watch. Seats. Sound. Snacks. People. Intelligence. Great value. It is a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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dave d, Digital Media Manager at Strand Theater, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed November 20, 2017

This almost 100-year-old theatre opened a few years after World War I ended! Today, it is refurbished, and shows films, as well as featuring singers and comedy acts—all at very reasonable prices.  The renovated bathrooms are welcome and the concessions are very good. And the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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dave d, Digital Media Manager at Strand Theater, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you for the review, I grew up in this town and remember those old bathrooms. Stephen King would have loved them!

Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

This is a little cal treasure. We were visiting Rockland for a couple of days and bought tickets to a folk music performance. It was really amazing. Beautiful place, excellent acoustics, and a really wonderful line-up of performances. All at reasonable prices. Can’t wait until...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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dave d, Digital Media Manager at Strand Theater, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you for your review and thank you for coming to see a show. We have worked hard on live sound since our re-opening in 2005.

Reviewed October 20, 2017

We love going to the Strand in Rockland. This renovated theater is a classic that has been updated to today's standards. It is extremely clean. They show a great selection of current independent movies and air Bolshoi Ballet and the Met Opera. While there, be...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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dave d, Digital Media Manager at Strand Theater, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you for your review, we appreciate you spending some time with us!

Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

While spending a short time in Rockland, Maine, on a Sunday we decided to check out the local movie theaters. The multiplex cinema had the typical Hollywood movies that don't appeal to those of us who require excellent acting, great scripts and no special effects...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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dave d, Digital Media Manager at Strand Theater, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you for your review, we feel the same way about the movie offerings these days. Glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed October 3, 2017

Beautifully restored venue that gives you the "old movie" experience with new movies, technology and comfort. It also doubles a live stage featuring some great performers.

Date of experience: December 2016
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dave d, Digital Media Manager at Strand Theater, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed September 14, 2017

Great downtown location, the Strand feels like a classic. It offers movies as well as performances. Butter machine wasn't working, but the popcorn was good enough as is.

Date of experience: September 2017
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