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St. Francis Centre for Community, Arts & Culture

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1 st visit, to see the Fitzgeralds

The bride needed a night out so we picked up tickets for a musical act. The venue is small so it is... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
Local-traveller63
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Ajax, Canada
Great community theatre local

A small quaint theatre. Community theatre groups, classic movies and good for private events... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2017
Davidtisme
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Ajax
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Mar 3, 2018
“1 st visit, to see the Fitzgeralds”
May 2, 2017
“Great community theatre local”
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

The bride needed a night out so we picked up tickets for a musical act. The venue is small so it is intimate. Sound is pretty good, wouldn't want amplified music here. Seats are comfortable (although not a heavy duty seat and I can see...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Local-traveller63
Reviewed May 2, 2017

A small quaint theatre. Community theatre groups, classic movies and good for private events. Looking for some good theatre in the Ajax area this is it.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed January 17, 2017

Theatre is a good venue for movie night and can set-up the front lobby for a little reception. We showed St Augustine movie. The sound system is great, screen monitor's resolution is clear, enough parking.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Elsa G
Reviewed December 27, 2015

Congrats to whoever is programming for the Centre, you are offering a great variety of mostly excellent entertainment. I hate the seating, however. The seats are really cramped and nearly impossible to crawl past someone. I also think the place is a fire trap. If...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed December 15, 2015

I have seen several films in this building, and if you sit too far on the right or left, you cannot see all of the film. In fact, one film stopped part way through, and the technicians had to spend quite a bit of time...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank ChrisandJoyce
Reviewed September 6, 2015

My wife and I love live theatre and this place provides a great venue to be up close to the stage and the action. This provides a bright comfortable setting to enjoy what ever is going on stage.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Brian E
Reviewed September 6, 2014

I wasn't sure about the glass structure around the Church, but once inside, it is bright and pleasant. Seats aren't anything special but it is a nice size ... I've attended and performed there.

Date of experience: March 2014
Thank Lisa905
Reviewed September 4, 2014

for a cultural centre The opening night featured the Bomb girls local heros during the war, and all the actors and actresses from the show A definite centre spot for local and passing through shows, a much needed focal point for Ajax

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank Ladyandtoad
Reviewed March 9, 2014

We have just finished enjoying our second Ajax Theatre presentation here. Small enough to be cosy with an excellent view of the stage and great acoustics. Hope to enjoy many more offerings here over the years. Definitely worth the effort to convert a former church...More

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank Brian E
Reviewed January 10, 2014

Great place to meet and greet friends such as Garden club awards.Well kept and was once a Church which the Town manages and refurbished rather than lose it's historic value

Date of experience: December 2013
Thank Jean L
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