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Review of Paramount Theatre

Paramount Theatre
Ranked #1 of 6 Fun & Games in Oakland
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: A throwback to the 1930s with its art deco architecture.
Alameda, Ca.
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63 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Fantastic place”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2013

Well worth a visit. Terrific art deco interior harkening back to the 1920s. Great if you can make a performance, but worth it even if you only have time to take a tour.

Visited February 2013
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Berkeley
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26 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“Beautiful Venue”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 13, 2013

We just saw Leonard Cohen at the Paramount. This is such a great venue--intimate and elegant. I've seen the Oakland Orchestra and several films here as well. It's a class act.

Visited February 2013
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Bay Area, CA
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39 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Art Deco Venue”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 6, 2013

Varied shows from childrens, to symphony, to lectures, jazz, rock, blues, and movie nights for $5. Check out the calendar.

Visited November 2012
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ca
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32 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“fabulous decor!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 5, 2013

Nutcracker setting is superb! Bring your camera! BART right outside so transportation not a problem!

Visited December 2012
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Logan, Utah
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52 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Breathtaking”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 3, 2013

Came to the Leonard Cohen concert here and was blown away by the facility itself. My only regret was not being aware until too late they give public tours the first and third Saturdays each month. A fantastic art deco theatre restored with obvious care and love for the period. Wow.

Visited March 2013
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