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Address: 110 E Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5220
Phone Number: 434–245–4910
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Nice Architecture, Great Acoustics!

Went to see Blackberry Smoke. The theater is beautiful, and the acoustics are great. The graded floor helps with being able to see the stage, but if you want to sit rather than... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2016
TrishaMarie
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Murrells Inlet, SC
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Norfolk, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

A very nice fun old theater! We had a blast listening to Joe lawlor and his band here during DMB weekend! A lot of room to dance!

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Washington, DC
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

I attended a summer concert series show at Jefferson this evening. To introduce the act, a woman representing the family ownership group stood up to give a heartfelt anti-gun speech. I respect free speech and her position but also didn't need to hear another lecture (that went one for several minutes) about how evil or narrow minded I am as... More 

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Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

Say Blackberry Smoke there, AWESOME show!!! Great venue for an intimate concert. Clean restrooms, nice staff, good location. Sound was good and hb ad enjoyable concert.

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Murrells Inlet, SC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Went to see Blackberry Smoke. The theater is beautiful, and the acoustics are great. The graded floor helps with being able to see the stage, but if you want to sit rather than stand head for the balcony ASAP! Enjoyed the concert!

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Thank TrishaMarie
Charlottesville, Virginia
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348 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016

Have seen several shows at the Jefferson. This is a great little venue and they bring in some real quality shows at reasonable prices. Well located in the middle of the Mall, so plenty of pre-show options available. They have a nice bar with a huge selection of drinks and local beers at reasonable prices for a show. I like... More 

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Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

We visited the Jefferson Theater for a private event. It is a beautiful venue. The entrance hall is lovely, then the mezzanine/bar area, and below, there is a big open floor in front of the stage. It provides lots of flexibility for event staging in a really unique environment.

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

I have enjoyed every show I have seen. No chairs in "Orchestra area". A few tables with chairs. And two bar areas. Will go back soon.

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Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I've been to two concerts in this venue. First time, I stood on the main floor, leaning against a wall to listen to the bands. During the opener, I went upstairs to check out the balcony and it was packed and I couldn't find a seat. For my second time, I decided I definitely wanted to sit down during the... More 

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

If you are headed to Charlottesville, take a minute or two to see who is playing at the Jefferson. Great place to watch music, and generally they have a great lineup of artists (local and national).

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virginia
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46 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

A wonderful historic venue for music and fun. Was an old movie theater, still with all the charm and character of a past era. Floor slopes gently to the stage, as movie theater floors do. This can be tiring for your legs after a while standing on an angle and dancing. No seating except for upstairs at the bar area.... More 

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