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Address: Main Street, Northampton, MA
Phone Number: +1 413-584-8435
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Mon 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue - Fri 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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We saw a very good show. Its nice that they are keeping this very old place up. It reminds me of the old western theaters.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Kyle C
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Ludlow, Massachusetts
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Ludlow, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We saw a very good show. Its nice that they are keeping this very old place up. It reminds me of the old western theaters.

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Thank Kyle C
Springfield, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Academy shows a wide variety of events throughout the year and we attend many, especially music and theater. Gorgeously restored and intimate, it is a great venue for live performance. They even serve fresh popped popcorn!

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Chicopee, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Excellent very old theatre. Been the a couple of times. They are very organized. Seats are very comfortable. Small problem - no ice for your drinks.

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Thank CESecurity
Northampton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

I have been to several theater performances, dance recitals, and even the First Night Circus at the Academy, and it is a terrific venue. There are very few (if any) bad seats, performances are reasonably priced, the popcorn is yummy, and if you get a chance to take the historic tour of the place, it's well worth the time :)

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Thank drummersu
Northampton
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223 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016

The Academy of Music just celebrated its 150 year anniversary. It is the oldest municipality-owned theatre int he country. First class live theatre, music concerts of all kinds, a film festival and even national renowned comedians perform there.

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Thank NorthamptonSyd
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

I have seen many performances at the Academy of Music Theatre and have always had a good time, good view (regardless of the seat), and good performances. A really nice place to see a local show. The staff is always helpful and efficient.

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Thank sarah m
Northampton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2016

I finally made it to this wonderful venue to see the Young and Heart. What t an incredible performance in a beautiful venue. The staff was fantastic and very helpful. Just a great time with my wonderful wife and partner!!!

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Thank George H
Northampton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 21, 2016

Built as an opera house originally by a local opera-lover, the Academy of Music has been many things over the years-- including almost closed. So glad it isn't! The inside has been painfully restored and the gilded moldings, red velvet curtains, and wooden floors give it that authentic Victorian feel. I first started visiting the Academy in the 70's when... More 

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Chicago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2016

An iconic theatre in the heart of the town, it has a cross section of shows...so be sure and keep an eye to the website to know what's coming.

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Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2016

Enjoyed great events in this old restored theater. Great musicals, plays, ballets, Northampton preserved a jewel.

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