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5 of 5 bubbles Review of Allen Theatre

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Allen Theatre
Ranked #58 of 177 things to do in Cleveland
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Cleveland, Ohio
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88 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“History”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2013

I believe this was one of the fancy Lowes theaters from the 1920's. Great place for a show or theater preformance. Worth seeing and right in the hart of the theater district. GO and support them, it is really worth it. Take the kids if the venue is appropriate.

Visited January 2013
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North Ridgeville
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30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Lack of Information When Reserving Tickets”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2012

I was not at all impressed with the Allen or other theaters in Cleveland. For one thing, I was given no information on the availability of parking. We had to find parking outside which was a distance from the theater complex in the RAIN! Only when I phoned after the performance was I told the particulars of parking IN the complex.
The selection of performances could have been better.

Visited October 2012
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Rocky River
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39 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Good plays..Live Music.. Playhouse Square”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2012

Vintage 1920's and updated to our delight. One of the four theathers in walking distance. This is the smallest and brings you close to the actors. What a wonderful job everyone has done to bring the Broadway plays and top mucic performers. A treasure to treasure. Get tickets on line and go.

Visited August 2012
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The Villages, Florida
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114 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Great Local Theater”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2012

We have had season tickets to the CPH for a few years, and have thoroughly enjoyed the quality and variety of the plays that are consistently produced at the Allen Theater. Since moving from the Cleveland Playhouse to the Allen in 2011, the experience is even more memorable.

If you enjoy the arts and want to see great plays at a reasonable cost in a beautiful theater, this is the place to go in Cleveland.

Visited October 2012
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Hudson, Ohio
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22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Another reason to love Cleveland !”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2012

We saw 'Lombardi' on stage last night and loved both the play and the comfortably elegant Allen theater. Here is another gem for all Clevelanders to be proud of !

Visited September 2012
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