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Royal Theatre

805 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1E5, Canada
+1 250-386-6121
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Angels and Mandolins Anyone!

Its Firday evening and the room is filled with the sounds of families, Teachers and hundreds of... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2017
Joseph C
Great Bands Play Here.

I can't count the number of amazing concerts I have seen here: Great Big Sea, Celtic Thunder and... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Victoria, Canada
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The 1,434-seat Royal Theatre, opened in 1913 as the Victoria Opera House, is a heritage jewel. It is the home of the Victoria Symphony, Pacific Opera Victoria, as well as a diverse selection of locally produced entertainment. The Royal is also known as Victoria's "home of the stars", offering a showcase for performances from some of the world's greatest entertainers in theatre and dance to classical music and rock 'n' roll.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“great acoustics” (10 reviews)
“sight lines” (8 reviews)
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805 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1E5, Canada
+1 250-386-6121

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Reviewed 16 June 2017

Its Firday evening and the room is filled with the sounds of families, Teachers and hundreds of excited children all ready to impress us with the sounds of stringed instruments. The architecture is georgous Victorian with plenty of compfortable seats. People attending are so polite...More

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I can't count the number of amazing concerts I have seen here: Great Big Sea, Celtic Thunder and Jann Arden to name a few! It's home to the Victoria Symphony and the Naden Band often plays there too.

Thank somegalfromcan
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Charming, small, intimate, easy in, easy out; simple elegance, good acoustics. Even at the last minute I have been able to get first class tickets for world class performances at reasonable rates. Can't do that in Vancouver. Interesting and entertaining - wide range of performances....More

Thank bmont246
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We recently attended a play that was excellent at the Royal. In spite of a sizable crowd we were seated quickly and efficiently. The theatre is not too big, so I would imagine the view from any seat is good. We were close to the...More

Thank BLT52
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This is a lovely venue for the symphony, ballet, or concerts and I am always happy to attend events here. There are about 1470 seats and not a bad seat in the place. I booked last-minute tickets for Moscow Ballet and was concerned because we...More

Thank Sahali
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We had front row center seats for Ken Levine and the Victoria Symphony Celtic Night, and loved every minute of it. The theatre's acoustics are great, the music was excellent, and the Royal Theatre is a beautiful venue. I only gave 4 of 5 because...More

1  Thank Paulshappy
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We went to see a Ronnie James comedy show and thoroughly enjoyed the Theatre. I don't think there's a bad seat in the house for viewing the stage. The outside is a simple brick structure but inside the theatre is a throw back in time....More

Thank TMLB
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Great concert with lovely ambiance. Lovely chairs to sit on and easy access for the disabled upstairs. Really recommended

Thank Joshua B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

What a fantastic place to see a concert or performance. Old world charm in this theatre with beautiful box seats. Highly recommend

Thank smg17
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I have seen a number of shows in the Royal Theatre and have never been disappointed .The seats are comfortable with a good view no matter where you sit,the sound was good and the price was reasonable .

Thank brenda457
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14 August 2016|
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Response from sylviegoulet1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I can't help you for that question. I'm not from Victoria. I just went for a university grad. Sorry