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Virginia Stage Company at The Wells Theatre

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Wonderful Date Night and Show at the Wells Theatre

My wife and I have been wanting to visit the Wells Theatre to see a show for years. We finally got... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David S
Portsmouth, Virginia
Must see/visit in downtown Norfolk

This historic theater in downtown Norfolk is a must-attend for tourists and locals alike. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Norfolk, VA
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VIRGINIA STAGE COMPANY is a professional, producing theatre company based in Norfolk, VA. We strive to enrich, educate, and entertain the region by creating and producing theatrical art of the highest quality. The WELLS THEATRE was built in 1912 and...more
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108 E Tazewell St, Norfolk, VA 23510-1802
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have been wanting to visit the Wells Theatre to see a show for years. We finally got the opportunity. First of all, we made reservations to see “Our Town” by Thornton Wilder. The show was terrific and although written in the...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This historic theater in downtown Norfolk is a must-attend for tourists and locals alike. The theater is grand, the productions are professional, and the location is easy. Make time to eat at one of the many great restaurants nearby! Big shout-out to the young electrician...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2018

My wife and I have attended many performances by the Virginia Stage Company at The Wells Theatre in Norfolk, Va., most recently to a Saturday afternoon staging of "Always...Patsy Cline." This production was what we have come to expect: professional, entertaining and fun. Our seats...More

Thank Res S
Reviewed September 24, 2018

The VSC at the Wells Theatre is ALWAYS worth the time and money. It is such an iconic venue. It's vintage decor makes you feel like you are in another era of time. I have been going here for many years and it never fails...More

Thank mcpobecker
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

We always enjoy attending shows at the Wells Theater. It has been beautifully restored, with comfortable seats. There are two bars, one in a large lounge to the right. It’s within a short walk from a parking garage. Several excellent restaurants are nearby, as well....More

Thank lonscof
Reviewed September 22, 2018

Beautifully renovated theatre in Downtown Norfolk. It has a small intimate feeling that pulls you right onto the stage. I thoroughly enjoyed "Always, Patsy Cline" and will be returning for more shows this Fall/winter.

Thank Jim F
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

This show and it’s lead actress BLEW OUR MINDS! We did not expect to hear such a POWERFUL voice and someone able to duplicate Cline’s unique style and sound. But this young lady did just that! Louise and Patsy, both, give incredible performances! And cudos...More

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Reviewed September 21, 2018

Love the feeling of great productions in a beautiful location. Started going with friends years ago and am now a member. Its a great date night activity that I look forward with each new production.

Thank Sherry O
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Virginia Stage Company is a wonderful theater housed in a beautiful building. I have attended many shows here over the years. Check the website for current performances, always something exciting going on

Thank Claus I
Reviewed August 19, 2018

We have seen a few different shows at the Wells Theater. It really is a nice theater and we intend to go again when another show appeals to us.

Thank elizabeth m
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Response from lonscof | Reviewed this property |
For me, yes. Definitely.