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The Kent Stage

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175 E Main St, Kent, OH 44240-1405
+1 330-677-5005
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keb mo

good, intimate venue for concerts. the only problem we had was...there is no security to keep... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2015
Bill_S259
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Chardon, Ohio, United States
Gaelic Storm concert

We were in town for university activities, pleasant surprise that G.S. was playing. The theatre is... read more

Reviewed June 12, 2015
AggieJoe79
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Westerville, Ohio
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average24%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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175 E Main St, Kent, OH 44240-1405
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Reviewed August 13, 2015

good, intimate venue for concerts. the only problem we had was...there is no security to keep people from coming up front and leaning on the stage. took me back to the 70's and rushing the stage. I guess I have grown older, but we bought...More

Thank Bill_S259
Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

We were in town for university activities, pleasant surprise that G.S. was playing. The theatre is older, kind of run down, but was great for this group. Seats are worn but comfortable, the bar staff friendly, great history in the building (including ghosts!).

Thank AggieJoe79
Reviewed May 19, 2015

Whether you just drive past it, or step inside, one thing immediately becomes clear -- the Kent Stage (http://www.thekentstage.com) has been around for a while, and it's got the energy to prove it. Manager Tom Simpson manages to pull serious talent for this unassuming venue...More

1  Thank admelfo
Reviewed April 17, 2015

If the Kent Stage was gutted, all brand new inside, with AC blasting, would it be better? Why? Would it be way more expensive? Certainly. My husband is a concert lover from way back in the 70's. We have attended lots of concerts in at...More

1  Thank OhioNorthcoast
Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

They have good musical performances and a nice variety of genres. The building is small but the seats are arranged in a way that everyone can see the stage. It is in a safe area with ample parking.

Thank LouLeo2
Reviewed February 21, 2015

Not a bad seat in the house. It was an awesome concert! The cocktails were great- fair priced and the the johns were clean and nicely kept up.

1  Thank mkr2137
Reviewed February 14, 2015

I appreciated being able to see Al Stewart within 40 miles of home. This venue needs much renovation. Some of the theater seats have been removed and replaced with stacking chairs. We had theater seats which were lower than the stacking chairs, so it made...More

Thank lynnbxter
Reviewed November 24, 2014

the place is certainly old but we have been there 4 times now and your close you can see the performers and hear every word GLEN CAMPBELL TWICE RALPH STANLEY AND NACY GRIFFITH ALL GREAT

Thank MARK Y
Reviewed August 25, 2014

We had attended the show including Jason Alan Magic show, which was amazing... but the stage is REALLY SHOWING ITS AGE! Needs a LOT of TLC!

Thank Angela P
Reviewed May 28, 2014

Although this building is aging, and needs to be updated, it is still an exciting venue for great acts! I have been there in the last eight months to see The Temptations, Hugh Laurie and his band, and the Irish Rovers on their final US...More

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