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State Theatre of Ithaca

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Address: 107 W. State St., Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone Number: 607-277-8283
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Tue - Fri 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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The State Theatre is the crown jewel of Tompkins County’s arts community,...

The State Theatre is the crown jewel of Tompkins County’s arts community, hosting over 70 events and attracting over 45,000 patrons per year.

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Melizza Esterbridge Show

Excellent, excellent, excellent show, theater, beverages, renovated bathrooms, etc... and the theater is still being renovated. Again Dan Small Productions is bring in top name... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Ithaca, New York
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Ithaca, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent, excellent, excellent show, theater, beverages, renovated bathrooms, etc... and the theater is still being renovated. Again Dan Small Productions is bring in top name talent and we have attended several shows there and will continue to do so! I have praised the Theater in past reviews and I continue to rank them as a excellent theater and one should... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Went there for the first time to see George Thorogood and want to return for other shows! Absolutely the most impressive venue I have ever seen. Takes you back in time when movie entertainment was king. Acoustics are perfect and the decor is amazing. If you go, check out the "coat of arms" display on the ceiling directly above the... More 

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Ithaca, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Nothing like watching a good comedian or a great band play on this historic stage! I go as often as I can to watch a show!

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Ithaca, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016

Saw Get The Led Out and as always enjoyed the show and the artists. The bathrooms have been renovated and renovations of this landmark theater are on going. There are muchies available with both wine and beer to wet ones alcohol buds. Dan Smalls is continuing to bring talented shows to this theater monthly and movies are shown occasionally. Parking... More 

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Ithaca, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

I just saw a Led Zeppelin Tribute Band, Get the Led Out, at the State Theater in Ithaca, NY. The band was remarkably spot-on. It was a 2 1/2 hour show with one intermission. If you like Led Zeppelin, this is the group of performers for you. The State Theatre is in the process on being refurbished. I can tell... More 

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Ithaca NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

I have seen several plays and concerts in this fine old theatre. I am so proud of Ithaca for keeping the space alive. It is a chance to experience a large, ornate theatre that conjures up endless speculation about its rich past. I have been here about five times for different types of events and the audience has always appeared... More 

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Ithaca, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

There's some big name acts that come to the State Theatre for a small town like Ithaca. It is nice inside with plenty of seating.

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Cayuga, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015 via mobile

We've been to concerts, children's theater, and comedy at the State Theatre of Ithaca. Acoustics are good, the crowd is friendly, and the venue is within walking distance of many good restaurants and shops. We generally park a few blocks away and walk- saves time and frustration in finding a parking spot.

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Ithaca, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

It is worth being on their mailing list because I don't get to hear of their shows otherwise. Went to hear Gordon Lightfoot perform there and it was a treat for the price that we paid. It is equivalent to the best venues in terms of concert experience but the tickets are generally more affordable. The biggest constraint was the... More 

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Ithaca, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

Reliving the past glorious theater experiences whether a movie, contemporary stage presentation or an old time theater presentation the place is most enjoyable.

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