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“The main room is great ! Downstairs maybe cooler !”

Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts
Ranked #11 of 96 things to do in Reno
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Non-profit 1,500-seat performing arts venue in the heart of downtown Reno presenting Broadway, ballet, philharmonic, and more. Constructed in 1968, the Pioneer Center is an excellent example of mid-century Populuxe architecture and is listed on the National Historic Register.
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I have seen a few shows in the main room any enjoyed myself. I recently went to the comedy club in the basement and was pleasantly surprised it was cool and funky and the comedians were good !

1  Thank CUJOOO
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"intimate venue"
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Reviewed June 7, 2018

There is not a bad seat in the house, although balcony is better for view and acoustics. Many popular shows come here and are always fun to go to. Prices are reasonable and when the show is over you have some of the best eateries in the area, not mention the riverwalk is close.

1  Thank Larry W
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

I have attended all kinds of shows and events here. I enjoy it every time. I have yet to have a bad view from any seat I've sat in. Drinks are reasonably priced, you can not take them back to your seat. I wish the seats were a little more comfortable, but that never takes away from the quality of the shows. A great date night or out with the family.

1  Thank Trina B
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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

We are long-term Reno Phil season tickets holders and this year included our teen son. This is a nice venue. The recent upgrades are nice. They need either another elevator or a bigger one though.

Thank TravelingNevadans
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Reviewed March 28, 2018

We’ve been to a few shows here. Parking is easy and free! The theater itself is comfortable and small so most seats are good, others excellent. Happy to have the Pioneer shows!

Thank Genono
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