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The Bradley Playhouse

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Address: 30 Front Street, Putnam, CT 06260-1942
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+1 860-928-7887
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Vote Yankee Magazines 2016 Best Community Theater in New England, come see...

Vote Yankee Magazines 2016 Best Community Theater in New England, come see why we are THE place to visit in the Quiet Corner of Connecticut. Quality community theater providing 8 main season shows and numerous additional evenings of entertainment.

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Mary Poppins

All the shows there are great, you can see from any seat. The venue is very small so be aware of that.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Nicole C
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Dudley, Massachusetts
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Dudley, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All the shows there are great, you can see from any seat. The venue is very small so be aware of that.

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Moosup, Connecticut, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2016

Recently went to see A Christmas Carol. Its a small place, so every seat in the house has a good view. We sat a few rows from the stage at the highest ticket price of $19. The seats are small and pretty jammed together, so a little discomfort there with refreshments and winter coats to deal with. Offered beer ($6)... More 

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Thank Katie M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016

We never miss our opportunity to watch the myriad of excellent Christmas programs - It's a holiday delight for us every year.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

The entertainment is first rate. The musicals and non-musicals are professionally done and always a pleasure. The one complaint I have heard from people pertains to non-musicals and the difficulty hearing some of the actors. Why not have the actors use personal mics? This would solve the problem of people not being able to hear all the actors. Some voices... More 

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Putnam, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

The Bradley Playhouse hosts a number of plays each year, as well as special events, such as regular comedy nights. I recently saw the play "Postmortem" and enjoyed it thoroughly. The Bradley does its best to produce top-quality entertainment. There are a number of extremely talented actors who perform there regularly. The seating is comfortable and efforts to maintain this... More 

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Putnam CT
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

They put on some really first rate almost Broadway quality theater. Many visited. Never disappointed.

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Woodstock, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

It is refurbished, air conditioned and long ago feel. Shows are well presented for a small theater troop

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Putnam, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

This is a real gem in the quiet corner. It a great place to bring family, friends and kids when you're trying to figure something to do. The musicals are filled with some of the most amazing voices this side of the Mississippi.

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Foster, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

I saw A Christmas Carol there a couple of years ago. It is very clean and the show was great. The ticket were not that expensive

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Plainfield, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

This is a great local playhouse with some great local talent. Every production we have attended has been entertaining and well performed, whether it be comedy, musical or drama. Considering this is amateur talent with a limited budget and short run performances, it's amazing. We are season ticket holders and a few of the productions have rivaled some of the... More 

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