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Vertigo Mystery Theatre

115 9 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-221-3708
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Value for your dollar - on the edge of your seat

There is not a bad seat in the house for Vertigo's productions. After attending for many years I am... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
thechamps
,
Calgary
Nine dragons

It's certainly not "Charlie Chan!" Action packed with a real mystery story. Jovanni Sy has created... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
patw885
,
Calgary
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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115 9 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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+1 403-221-3708
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

There is not a bad seat in the house for Vertigo's productions. After attending for many years I am impressed at the value you receive for your money at this theater. Conveniently located, the plays are excellent. Sets and production are well done. Everyone in...More

Thank thechamps
Reviewed 25 September 2017

It's certainly not "Charlie Chan!" Action packed with a real mystery story. Jovanni Sy has created a real character in Tommy Lam-I hope he writes another. This main character has a real presence in all scenes-but the rest of the cast is also fantastic.Each character...More

1  Thank patw885
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Great seats. Intimate atmosphere. Great acting/singing. Full bar. Coat check. Friendly staff. Clean. Decent priced tix. Box office closes early so buy online.

Thank Leah W
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

I visited this intimate theatre on my last night in Calgary and watched a wonderful performance on Macbeth. The performance was great and the environment welcoming.

Thank ruthauton
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Swash buckling, loud, funny at times, good costumes, but boring backdrop and the play seemed to drag on. Actors mixed the old with modern day vocabulary including use of some props (red squeeze ball was funny at first, but over used during the play). Interesting...More

Thank seetheworld2014
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is Canada's only theatre company dedicated to the mystery genre. They have great shows, with professional sets, sound, and lighting. We have been to four productions and have found that the stories keep you interested and the actors do an amazing job. Everything is...More

Thank ML25
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

The play was twice as long as it should have been. It failed as a mystery and even as a comedy. However the costume changes were good The set changes effectively good One could envision what Havana could have been. Save your money

Thank Aquantst
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I have attended a number of Vertigo's productions and never been disappointed. The latest was Wait Until Dark. I was the woman whose hands flew in front of her face accompanied by the startled gasps of the audience during a dark, nail biting scene.

Thank RosebudDianaMarie
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

I got to see Wait Until Dark this evening and it was such a nice production. The place itself was very nice. I'm a very hippy girl and the seats were just fine, I wasn't uncomfortable or anything. I purchased some snacks and were decently...More

Thank Ana Z
Reviewed 9 December 2016

I always enjoy the theatre performances at vertigo. The presentation The Hollow, amazing actors, the set was incredible. It was revising with a delightful twist at the end. Being a mystery, I don't want to reveal to much,The play as been extended. All of the...More

Thank photogmark
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