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Cleveland Play House

1901 E. 13th St, Ste 200, Cleveland, OH 44114-3542
+1 216-400-7000
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Clevelanders are so very fortunate to have this gem in their city!! It has some kind of agreement... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2012
A Cleveland Cultural Fixture

They just get better and better. Great theater in the heart of Cleveland. Very near Cleveland... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2012
Linda D
Parma Heights, Ohio
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Cleveland Play House, recipient of the 2015 Regional Theatre Tony Award and founded in 1915, is America's first professional regional theatre. Throughout its rich history, CPH has remained dedicated to its mission to inspire, stimulate and entertain diverse audiences in Northeast Ohio by producing plays and theatre education programs of the highest professional standards. CPH has produced more than 100 world and/or American premieres, and over its long history more than 12 million people have attended over 1,600 productions. Today, Cleveland Play House celebrates its centennial while performing in three state-of-the art venues at Playhouse Square in downtown Cleveland.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1901 E. 13th St, Ste 200, Cleveland, OH 44114-3542
+1 216-400-7000
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Reviewed October 28, 2012

Clevelanders are so very fortunate to have this gem in their city!! It has some kind of agreement that it gets the top rated shows With the first run actors in it - not just a bad remake. We have seen Broadway giants and legends...More

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Reviewed October 18, 2012

They just get better and better. Great theater in the heart of Cleveland. Very near Cleveland Clinic. Wonderful repertoire and out reach to the community. Do yourself a favor if you like theater and include the Cleveland Playhouse for your night on the town.

Thank Linda D
Reviewed October 17, 2012

we have subscription to the playhouse and enjoy the variety of shows. Parking is easy and there are a variety of restaurants nearby to enjoy before or after the show.

Thank sridgemom
Reviewed October 11, 2012

These are the theaters of yesterday. Thanks goodness, they have been saved and restored. Always wonderful attractions.

Thank Thomas1900
Reviewed October 1, 2012

The newly restored Allen Theater is a great place to take in a play at the Play House. We've seen the Janis Joplin show and Lombardi shows lately. Very much enjoyed both shows and look forward to more.

Thank dhall854
Reviewed September 5, 2012

I am not one to drink during intermission, so the poor bar service isn't a problem for me. There are excellent bars and restaurants nearby. But the theatre options are wonderful. A great choice of broadway, music, shows. Historic theatres built in the early 20's....More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed August 6, 2012

Wonderful play and beautiful surroundings. There really isn't a bad seat from any angle. It makes for a great all-around experience!!

Thank Charwatkin
Reviewed July 12, 2012

I was lucky enough to attend an event put on by Cleveland Plus, the Cleveland CVB and it was breathtaking! It was a meeting with lunch included... lunch at the theater! I was surprised to see the seating for lunch was set up on the...More

Thank Daisy H
Reviewed July 5, 2012

beautiful place and tons of fun. I have seen tons of great plays here since I was a kid. Great memories.

Thank Erin M
Reviewed June 28, 2012

We got tickets to see the Jersey Boys and we were not disappointed. This is a beautiful old play house in downtown Cleveland in Play House Square. Wonderful visit.

Thank Janet G
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March 22, 2017|
Response from Ryan L | Property representative |
We will have a production on stage May 6th, at 7:30 P.M. - "Freaky Friday" a new Disney musical. You can find more information about the production at the Cleveland Play House website.