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The Orpheum Theatre

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Address: 203 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-3905
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+1 901-525-3000
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

Beautiful theater holds musical and stage performances.

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Great venue

We've seen a couple concerts here and have been very pleased both times. There isn't a bad seat in the house.

Reviewed March 13, 2017
Dorence C
Tennessee Ridge, Tennessee, Usa
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Tennessee Ridge, Tennessee, Usa
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Reviewed March 13, 2017

We've seen a couple concerts here and have been very pleased both times. There isn't a bad seat in the house.

Thank Dorence C
Somerville, United States
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Reviewed March 13, 2017

Recently saw Garrison Keillor at The Orpheum! Keillor was awesome! Great acoustics/sight lines! Was disappointed over all with the venue! Renovated some time back, The Orpheum is beautiful, no doubt. Total of four levels of seating. Bathrooms only on two levels. Depending on your seating, you will have to negotiate stairs for nature's call. For this particular show, the bathrooms... More 

Thank David B
Memphis, Tennessee
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Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Last week I saw (4) great shows @ The Orpheum. Through the years I've been thankful to have such an iconic venue in Memphis. To have a stage large enough to accommodate the biggest Broadway productions is a real coup. Live entertainment is always magical to me ~ I've never been a movie buff, but I'm mesmerized by the talent... More 

Thank ChanEvan
Southaven, Mississippi
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Reviewed March 9, 2017

I saw the musical Beautiful with two of my best friends. The Orpheum is spectacular - there isn't a bad seat in the house. The musical was wonderful. I will definitely see it when it returns next year.

Thank Charl U
Valdosta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

We were lucky to see a show while in Memphis. Beautiful the Carol King story was playing. We purchased 3rd row seats and it was amazing. You gotta see this place if in town!

Thank DidITellYouThis
Columbus, Mississippi
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16 reviews
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Reviewed March 5, 2017

I always enjoy the entertainment offered in this beautifully restored theatre. I have been coming to plays here for more than 30 years.

Thank yfarm
Columbus, Mississippi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

I have loved this theatre since I was a little girl. It is so beautiful and rich in history! Those that work and volunteer there are so kind! Cannot wait to see the next show there!

Thank LHK70
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 2, 2017

What a beautiful venue! It is gorgeous on the inside and you are able to see the entertainment from any seat you are in. We even got up close and personal with the opening act during intermission. I love this venue and plan to come back as often as possible

Thank Maggie T
Memphis, Tennessee
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Reviewed February 25, 2017

The seats are terrible!!! Upper balcony I cannot fit in the seats. Many are broken and just flat wore out. I dont know why they dont fix them I had season tickets for 6 years I stopped after the choices and styles of shows changed. I was very embarrassed when i took my daughter on a date night Expectations for... More 

Thank Marc O
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Reviewed February 22, 2017

Any time at the Orpheum is a good time! This is a stunning theater that just transports you back in time every single time you step through the doors. There is absolutely no bad seat in the house, so don't feel pressured to by the most expensive tickets-you won't need them! The stage is visible from all seats. There isn't... More 

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