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Capitol Theatre

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Swan Lake

This is such a lovely old venue. Every seat is a good seat. We saw Swan Lake here recently and it... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Salt Lake City, Utah

Took our grandaugher to the nutcracker for christmas. She loved it. It has changed thru the years... read more

Reviewed December 23, 2018
Roosevelt, Utah
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The Capitol Theatre is one of Salt Lake County’s most beloved buildings and has been a Downtown landmark since 1913. Today the Capitol Theatre is known for its elegant turn-of-the-century architecture and serves as the home for Ballet West and Utah...more
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50 W 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-1652
+1 801-355-2787
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is such a lovely old venue. Every seat is a good seat. We saw Swan Lake here recently and it was lovely. There was an announcement of doing remodelling of the seating this spring (2019) so those of you that need wider seats with...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 23, 2018

Took our grandaugher to the nutcracker for christmas. She loved it. It has changed thru the years and we thought it was very good. The mice were her favorite part. we went to the early performance.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank zbestbiker
Reviewed November 6, 2018

My daughter and I came to see Ballet West opening of Jewels and loved every minute of it! The venue was beautiful, seats were great, and it was a performance of a lifetime. One we will remember forever. We will be back!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KarenR2448
Reviewed July 5, 2018

My wife and I saw a production of Aladdin by Ballet West performed here, and loved every minute of it. The venue is gorgeous, the seats are fine, and all in all we had a wonderful evening. We will see what is playing here the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed March 29, 2018

As a child, our family would attend the occasional broadway play, ballet, or concert that performed here. On our recent visit, I was impressed to find that it is just as beautiful and magnificent. Apparently they do not do broadway here anymore, by the ballet,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 23, 2018

If your traveling to Salt Lake City, make sure to check out the calendar for the Capitol Theatre, a downtown majestic venue built 1913, since renovated in lush and vibrant decor, and home of Ballet West and their annual presentation of The Nutcracker, during most...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

This theater is gorgeous and a must see in SLC. There is not a bad seat in the auditorium. We will attend another event here.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Monique0716
Reviewed June 1, 2017

I recently bought season tickets to both the Opera and Ballet that perform here at Capitol Theatre. They recently expanded and now have more bathrooms, a nice new snack bar and now they serve beer! YAY! It's beautiful, if a little old in the theater...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank sprinklesdinosaur
Reviewed February 21, 2017

We are lucky to have a venue like this in Salt Lake City. I've been here dozens of times and it never disappoints.

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank Jimmy R
Reviewed February 18, 2017

The Capitol Theatre is a historic venue in Salt Lake City. It's age and grandeur is reflected everywhere with grand central chandelier. We prefer seats in the mezzanine as they give a more clear view, but there really isn't a bad seat in the house....More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Sunday in SLC--your choices could be reduced on a Sunday, but before the evening ballet my partner and I enjoyed the Molise (spelling?) restaurant (good Italian food), and the wine bar a couple doors down looked good too... More