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Queen Elizabeth Theatre

600 Hamilton St., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
+1 604-665-3050
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The city's largest theater complex is home to the Vancouver Opera and sponsors a variety of different performances.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“dress circle” (8 reviews)
“great sound” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
600 Hamilton St., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Downtown
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+1 604-665-3050
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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

The theatre itself is nice and a good size for plays. The location is conveniently in downtown so very close to hotels, restaurants, and shops. The seats are decent size - not the comfiest, but works for a couple of hours. I sat in the...More

Thank Mariness D
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Have been to a few recent concerts at the QET and forgot how simple but great the design is. Not a bad seat in the house - my favourite is the mezzanine or the dress circle. Ample room to stretch so you don't feel crowded...More

Thank tlm65
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Went to two comedy nights at the QE this past week. the acoustics are not bad. the seats in the dress circle are much more comfy then the seats in the orchestra. so go with the DC. the sound, lighting and lobby services are all...More

Thank Joel K
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We traveled to Vancouver for a concert at QE Theatre, and there wasn't a bad seat in the house. The acoustics, were amazing. We loved the concert and the venue! Very easy to get from our Robson Street Hotel to the theatre, felt safe downtown,...More

Thank Kimberly H
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Good sized venue, modern with nice decor, great for pretty much any performance. (minor quibble: women's washrooms down a couple levels)

Thank lomimu
Reviewed 31 January 2017

I was fortunate enough to see The Loin King here and it was fantastic. The Theatre is gorgeous that has nice lay out. The Bar is conveniently located directly in the doors, although it is a bit small it makes for an Internet setting.

Thank peterknight54
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

I've been to Queen Elizabeth theatre for quite a few times for concerts and shows. The seats are comfortable and can easily get here (skytrain or drive).

Thank ak_and_vic
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Almost 2 hours of total fun. They use any number of different type of objects to make noise, and the effect is quite neat. I assume the performers are all dancers because of the movement they do - the whole experience was great!

Thank TannisRob
Reviewed 18 January 2017

When I was studying theatre (many years ago) I was lucky enough to be able to do a tour of the theatre itself and if you get an opportunity to do this go for it. Lots to see from the catwalk to the green rooms....More

Thank Leslie1958
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place, we saw Stomp there and the acoustics are amazing. There is not a bad seat in the house.

Thank Jettj1
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Anna C
What are the best seats to purchase for watching the The Nut Cracker
4 November 2016|
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Response from piercesmom | Reviewed this property |
My personal preference would be somewhere about the center of the center orchestra seating, maybe around row 14
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Kittykatz66
Do you serve alcohol
17 July 2016|
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Response from Amanda W | Reviewed this property |
yes. they do.
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amanda m
Do they take the seats out for concerts?
1 October 2015|
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Response from jamesfalkener | Reviewed this property |
No, the seats are permanently fixed. The venue is really a theatre. The good side is that the seating is tiered, so all seats have a great view of the stage. Hope you go see a great concert !
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