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Review of Teatro Degollado

Teatro Degollado
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Mexican Muralism Cultural Tour in Guadalajara
Ranked #3 of 172 things to do in Guadalajara
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Opened in 1886, this large neo-Classical building is home to the city's opera and orchestra.
Tartu, Estonia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“oh”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

It is so beautiful inside!
Go there for life musci and after (or before) take a walk in the city center

Visited December 2012
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Miami, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
“Degollado, a Bit of Culture in the Middle of Guadalajara”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2012

Degollado is the name of the municipality where the theater is. It is also a last name. It means "beheaded." Teatro Degollado is a neoclassical Mexican theater known for its diverse performances and artistic design. It is located on a downtown plaza of Guadalajara, Jalisco. It has been recently refurbished and is very well known and the pride of the people of Guadalajara. It was smaller than we expected but some how reminiscent of La Scala de Milan. A must visit for sure.

Visited November 2012
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EDMONTON, ALBERTA, CANADA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“an awesome theatre with great performers”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2012

I went to the Chopin series last year and it was the best concert experience I had ever had. The pianist was awesome and even played my favourite polonaise as the end. The theatre is very cozy and there is a theatre bar for drinks before and after and during the intermission. It is a great place, and in a great location in the center of Guadalajara. I came back this year to go to the new season of classics but ALL the tickets were sold out for the whole month. Book early!

Visited March 2012
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Santiago, Chile
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“great but closed!!!!!”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2012

Nothing wrong with the theater but... went there 3 days in a row (noon to 2 PM) and couldn't acces because of rehearsals. I guess Christmass time isn't the best for that. Anyway, it's in the area you should and will visit.

Visited December 2012
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Xalapa, Mexico
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“Nice facade”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012

I couldn't visit the interior given some kind of rehersal going on inside, so I just enjoyed the outside.

Visited December 2012
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