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Duluth Playhouse

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great interactive entertainment

I brought my in-laws and my daughter to see The Cat in the Hat. There was some construction... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2018
Jessica B
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Coon Rapids, Minnesota
A Treasure in plain sight.

When planning our trip to Duluth we noticed the Duluth Playhouse production of La Cage Aux Folles... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2017
JohnGPorter
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Rice Lake, Wisconsin
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May 27, 2018
“Great interactive entertainment”
Aug 29, 2018
“Norshor seating ”
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Founded in 1914, the Playhouse is one of the nation's oldest community theaters and produces a year-round season of dramas, musicals, and children's productions. The mission of the Duluth Playhouse is to offer exceptional entertainment, training...more
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506 W Michigan St, Duluth, MN 55802-1517
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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Seats are way too cramped especially in the balcony. Noticed several larger people had to try to move . I myself had a little room to spare but not much. Hard to get in and out of with so little room.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018

I brought my in-laws and my daughter to see The Cat in the Hat. There was some construction outside, so it was hard to get to. We parked a block away near the bowling ally and just walked in.There is parking next door to the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jessica B
Reviewed April 5, 2018

Everything had been great at the old address, but the move to the NorShor has not been a pleasant move. Walking from the parking lot Handicap Parking is a long distance and it took over 45 minutes to get out after the show. We always...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

When planning our trip to Duluth we noticed the Duluth Playhouse production of La Cage Aux Folles. We stepped out of our normal comfort zone, an found a True Gem. A beautiful theater, in a historic location. The cast and production was amazing ! We...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank JohnGPorter
DPlayhouse, Marketing Director at Duluth Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2017

Thanks so much for joining us, and thank you for coming as you are to enjoy our current production of La Cage Aux Folles. If you haven't already, please sign up for our email announcements so always know what's boldly taking center stage next. (Visit...More

Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

A great short visit to 'The Underground' to see the 12th Annual Short Film Festival. The theatre was small and sold out though it was a good busy atmosphere for the type of event. First time at such an event and it was worth the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Craig J
DPlayhouse, Marketing Director at Duluth Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2017

Yay! Thanks so much for joining us for #SSFF2017, and glad to hear your first visit to The Underground was a great one. The space always looks a little different than the last time you visited, so be sure to come back to see how...More

Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

The parking for the evening performance was free but nut overly abundant. The theater it's self was nice and the performance was wonderful. We had great seats it turns out that the beginning of the play opens with our narrator rising out from her seat...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Lori W
DPlayhouse, Marketing Director at Duluth Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2016

Thank you so much for your wonderful review of our holiday production, "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat!" We understand parking is always difficult around this time of year with so many great events taking place in downtown Duluth for the holidays. We're glad to...More

Reviewed November 7, 2016

My wife and I came here to see "It Runs in the Family". The theatre is smaller than I thought it would be, but as we were dead center in the second row, that didn't really matter. It definitely isn't a big theatre, but it's...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Dean B
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Saw Rock of Ages, music, sets, and acting were all great. Set up of theatre is nice, lots of leg room. Tickets were reasonable ($30). This play was not appropriate for kids but I would definitely take my kids here to a different one.More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Alyssa H
DPlayhouse, Marketing Director at Duluth Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2016

Thank you so much for rockin' out with us at ROCK OF AGES, and yes, definitely​ bring your kids back for Children's Theatre or TYA show! We have a great line-up in our new season...School of Rock, Disney's The Lion King Jr, Honk Jr!...there's something...More

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lablori
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Response from DPlayhouse | Property representative |
Hi there! Have you seen a show at the Playhouse before? As for being too close, it sometimes depends on the show and personal preference of each patron. The third row is a great place to take in the show...not too close, but... More
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