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Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox

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Address: 1001 W Sprague Ave, Spokane, WA 99201-4016
Phone Number: (509) 624-5992
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The Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox is located in beautiful downtown...

The Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox is located in beautiful downtown Spokane, WA, in the heart of the Lilac City's entertainment district. The Theater opened in 1931, as a 2300-seat movie theate. The recently renovated Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, which seats approximately 1600 today, has promoted the arts, enthralling and entertaining old and young across the decades. Today, the theater exemplifies Spokane's rich and vibrant performing arts scene, housing the Spokane Symphony, as well as acclaimed entertainers, dance troupes, musical acts, and theater talents.

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Spokane's best venue bar none

Gorgeous interior decoration and the best acoustics in Spokane, far superior than other local venues.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Spokane, Washington
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Nelson BC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

saw the legend buddy guy aug 21/16...perfect setting to see the blues played by one of the best, good seats all over

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

BEAUTIFULLY restored theater! The only disappointment (and it is a biggie) we had for a recent concert was that, with the assigned seating we had in the front rows, we were unable to see the performers because of the crowd hanging out, dancing and taking of selfies with the performance going on behind them on the stage. The volunteer ushers... More 

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Thank George H
Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gorgeous interior decoration and the best acoustics in Spokane, far superior than other local venues.

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San Jose, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to an Asleep at the Wheel & Mavericks concert. The theater is beautiful. Unfortunately, the crowd was unruly & the security had trouble taming them. Lots of people left the concert early due to this & it ruined the experience.

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Kennewick, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in town for a concert at the Historic Fox theatre, what a treat! We saw 2 amazing groups, Asleep at the Wheel and The Mavericks. As both these groups are truly filled with MUSICIANS, (not just synthesized) the acoustics of this old theatre were great! I would highly recommend seeing a show here. The refurbishments are top notch!... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to see "Asleep at the Wheel" and the "Mavericks". It was a great show marred by absolutely juvenile behaviour from the crowd. People were so drunk they threw up on the floor. The Mavericks actually left the stage because a fight broke out. Come on idiots, this is 2016 and you aren't teenagers. Learn to behave - you... More 

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Colfax, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

This historic theater has been beautifully remodeled and refurbished. It is a relatively small venue with very comfortable seating. The acoustics are amazing. This is a great place for concerts and other musical productions.

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Thank Flatass
Pacific Grove, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Stunning theater! Great acoustics. Recently renovated. Many productions and performers come here. Street parking around theater

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Thank valerievanhorn
Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

This theater has been brought back to it's original state. The acoustics are amazing and the beautiful renovation is quite extraordinary. It's worth going to a venue here just to see the theater walls and ceiling.

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Thank SusVol
Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

I have been going to the Fox Theater since I was a child. It has never been more beautiful than it is now and I'm so happy we may all still attend and enjoy performances here.

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