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Gesa Power House Theatre

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The Power House is a local treasure

Have attended many concerts, plays, and other events at the Power House Theatre and have never been... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2018
ronwade55
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Walla Walla, Washington
A Performing Arts Gem in the Heart of Walla Walla

The range of music, theater, dance and film offerings in this historic (and acoustically accurate... read more

Reviewed May 24, 2017
Marilyn H
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Ashland
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Oct 26, 2018
“The Power House is a local treasure”
May 24, 2017
“A Performing Arts Gem in the Heart of Walla Walla”
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The historic Gesa Power House Theatre is a world-class, 300-seat performing arts theater located in downtown Walla Walla, Washington. The 120-year-old building was once the Walla Walla Gas Plant, originally built to produce coal gas and pipe it...more
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111 N 6th Ave, Walla Walla, WA 99362-1728
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Reviewed October 26, 2018

Have attended many concerts, plays, and other events at the Power House Theatre and have never been disappointed. Enjoyed top Bluegrass singer/songwriter/guitarist Molly Tuttle last week - she put on a great show accompanied by fiddle and bass viol. Last year they brought in Herb...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed May 24, 2017

The range of music, theater, dance and film offerings in this historic (and acoustically accurate) building is amazing.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed April 11, 2017

A wonderful, intimate seating venue for everything from Shakespeare to comedy -- Paula Poundstone was our favorite last year and we're going to see a John Muir portrayal this weekend.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed October 30, 2016

Attended a concert last evening at the Gesa Powerhouse Theater and was impressed with the intimacy of the venue, in addition to the great sound. The group I heard, LeRoy Bell and His Only Friends, is one I have heard before many times so I...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

Has great shows on a regular basis without the big city costs. Easy to find and park and comfortable seats.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 18, 2016

The theater is convenient to the downtown area. There is seating for several hundred people, but it still feels cozy. We sat up in the balcony and still had good views for the most part.

Date of experience: September 2016
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PowerHouseTheatre, Public Relations Manager at Gesa Power House Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2016

Thanks for the 5-star review!

Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

I've attended several shows at the powerhouse and each one has been spectacular!! Beautifully designed theater emphasizing the powerhouse history. Wonderful variety of shows!! Always a delight!!

Date of experience: September 2016
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PowerHouseTheatre, Public Relations Manager at Gesa Power House Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2016

Thanks for the 5-star review!

Reviewed June 14, 2016

We had an opportunity to visit the Gesa Power House theater to attend the 1st Reveal Walla Walla wine auction. We had a little pre reception upstairs where we mingled and enjoyed this historic buildings exposed brick and beam interior & retiring into the theater...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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PowerHouseTheatre, Public Relations Manager at Gesa Power House Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2016

Thanks for the positive feedback!

Reviewed June 11, 2016

I came here for the annual performance of the Walla Walla University Steel Drum Band, and what an incredible concert that was! The quality of the acoustics in this theater rival concert halls in the major cities. I would even say that the acoustics are...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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PowerHouseTheatre, Public Relations Manager at Gesa Power House Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2016

Thanks for the positive review. Glad you had a great concert experience at the Power House!

Reviewed March 15, 2016

Power House has a variety of live entertainment, most of it is family friendly. Great sound, views from every seat. Check their website for upcoming events. A close walk from the Marcus Whitman Hotel and others on 2nd Ave. I have been to multiple shows...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Marla F
PowerHouseTheatre, Public Relations Manager at Gesa Power House Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2016

Thanks for your positive comments. Glad to hear you are a repeat customer! Did you mean to leave a 1-star review?

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October 27, 2016|
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Response from Cheryl L | Reviewed this property |
Trip Advisor won't allow us to post website links in answers to questions. To find the schedule, go to Gesa's website, and under the "Coming Up" menu, select "Shows".
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