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Good to have a decent live show

We attended in December and enjoyed the professional actors, excellent voices, and great story... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2019
Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia

West Side Story is one of my wife's favorite musicals. When she saw that it was showing at the... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2018
Rick C
Roanoke, Virginia
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40 years of Broadway quality theatre right here in Roanoke - the Valley's only Professional Live Theatre! Year-round season with two stages in Center in the Square. Family Entertainment on the Trinkle Main Stage (seats 400), Cutting-Edge Theatre on...more
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Reviewed January 10, 2019

We attended in December and enjoyed the professional actors, excellent voices, and great story line. MMT is a great theatre but after so many years of carefully selecting a show, and then being offended by language, we have not gone for a long time. We...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

West Side Story is one of my wife's favorite musicals. When she saw that it was showing at the Mill Mountain Theater (in the Roanoke Times) she dropped a subtle hint. I surprised her with tickets. I was disappointed that I couldn't get good seats...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

We found out about a show at Mill Mountain last minute while in town. It sounded like a fun night for the family and we weren't disappointed. The show was great as well as the talent. Every seat is a good seat. This is a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Savannah D
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Very impressed with the quality of shows produced at Mill Mountain. This is a gem of a theatre in this art-centric community. Theatre was clean and inviting. Volunteers made you feel welcome. Keep up the great work!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Debbie L
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

We have visited Mill Mountain Theatre many times; most recent was this weekend. The theater is clean; all seats have great views and the acoustics are fantastic! Every play has been most enjoyable! You can’t go wrong adding this to your list of things to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Friday night performance. Parked in attached parking building. Performance was excellent. Great talent. MMT brings top level shows to the Roanoke Valley. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

For a small local theatre, the performance was stellar. We took a group of 10 to see ‘A Chorus Line’. We couldn’t have been more impressed with the quality and professionalism of the troupe. Access to the facility can be a little challenging & parking...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Karalatt
Reviewed February 8, 2018

I could not be more impressed with Mill Mountain Theatre. After hearing it is the only equity professional theatre in Roanoke, I was still blown away by production quality, acting, voices, and overall experience. Having seen 'A Christmas Story', 'Little Shop of Horrors', 'Sleepy Hollow',...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 17, 2017

I have been to two plays this season at MMT. I saw Little Shop of Horrors in October, and today I saw a matinee performance of A Christmas Story. Both were excellent and very professionally done. First class all the way, and the performances were...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

I have lived in the area for most of my life and have never been to MMT to see a show. Took my wife down for a showing of “A Christmas Story” and it was fantastic. The actors were great and didn’t miss a line....More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Response from D4172HEanthonys | Reviewed this property |
When you go into the ticket purchase, you can view the available seats. They are broken down by colors. The two center purple sections are the best, preferably seats closest to the dividing aisle. There is a good picture on... More