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Orpheum Theatre

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910 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1883
+1 612-339-7007
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So beautiful to see Phantom of the Opera in a historic theater...

front row of balcony is great seats, but one row up may actually be better, since there is a bar... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
wren32
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La Crosse, Wisconsin
Phantom of the Opera

We saw Phantom of the Opera on Dec 14 to celebrate my husband. The Theatre is a historic venue. It... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mhans4
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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910 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1883
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910 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1883
+1 612-339-7007
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

front row of balcony is great seats, but one row up may actually be better, since there is a bar right about eye level. i am so glad we got the chance to see the Phantom in this beautiful theater. i used restroom before show...More

Thank wren32
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw Phantom of the Opera on Dec 14 to celebrate my husband. The Theatre is a historic venue. It has renovations over the years keeping with the original decor. The Phantom of the Opera performance was amazing although different adaptation than we have seen...More

Thank mhans4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was here for The Phantom of the Opera, which was outstanding! The theater is beautiful and staff did a good job getting everyone checked through the entrance and seated at a good pace. Balcony seats close to front row were excellent. Even off to...More

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

I was in town for a show at the Orpheum Theater and I was extremely impressed. The theater is well maintained and clean. All the staff was friendly and professional even with the large crowd. I hope to come back and see another show here!

Thank Ryan O
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Was here for a production of the Nutcracker ballet. Delighted to see a full house. The lobby, while small, has beautifully restored artwork. Theatre itself has good sight lines and very nice restoration. However, the seating capacity greatly exceeds what the hallways or restrooms can...More

Thank Andrew E
Reviewed December 4, 2017

I saw the Moscow Ballet's Nutcracker Suite, which was very beautifully done. But I was terribly cramped on the first floor. My knees were pushed up against the seat in front of me and when I stood up I could hardly walk. The view of...More

Thank Virginiarosemarie
Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

We’ve been to the Orpheum many times now. It is a nice intimate venue to watch a show. It is historic and ornate. I haven’t been to a Broadway show yet but it should be a great spot. There are so many delicious restaurants and...More

Thank 386trugrit
Reviewed October 21, 2017

Watching the taping of "Wait, Wait...Don't Tell Me" was painful. Seats are much too cramped (at least balcony seating). I have been there previously, on the main floor, an don't recall being cramped.

Thank Quist17
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

This is the best play I have ever seen! The production, acting, music, and costumes were all absolutely awesome! I highly recommend seeing this show. The Orpheum as a facility is pretty good, I understand it’s an old facility, but the seats are fairly uncomfortable...More

Thank jrjwk
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

We went to see Aladdin with some friends. The show was pretty good. However, the way that the seats are arranged, the head of the person in front of me, blocked my view of the center third of the stage. The sound system was ok,...More

Thank AndyB5542
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JC J
December 14, 2017|
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Response from Kat L |
It depends which section you are in, since there are four row HH in the building. If you are looking at tickets for Phantom, yes, the balcony obstructs the top half of the stage. Which I personally believe is poor planning... More
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HereWeGoNow2014
September 14, 2017|
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Response from Megz S | Reviewed this property |
Most of the time it is equipment like lighting or sound.
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