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Orillia Opera House

Closed Now: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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went to see beatlemania revisited

this historical theatre in downtown orillia is remarkable sound was good lighting good staff... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oshawa, Canada
A Gem!

The Orillia Opera House is a real gem. One wouldn't expect such a well-used location in a small... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Janice H
Orillia, Canada
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20 Mississaga St W | (Corner of West & Mississaga Streets), Orillia, Ontario L3V 3A6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this historical theatre in downtown orillia is remarkable sound was good lighting good staff friendly helpful. there is an elevator to get upstairs. highly recommend anyone going to see a play or concert at this theathre

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

The Orillia Opera House is a real gem. One wouldn't expect such a well-used location in a small city that has such wonderful performances. There is a summer play series, held in the smaller theatre on the ground floor. It's a very small and intimate...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Janice H
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We went as a group, my 3 daughters, grand daughter, my sister and her daughter and my daughters gf and her mother to see the Nutcracker, it was beautifully done and the sound is awesome, I would love to go see another show there!

Date of experience: December 2017
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful historic theatre in downtown Orillia! Great plays and concerts in wonderful venue. The summer theatre offers 3 plays in an intimate smaller theatre for an affordable price - last year they were all exceptional and very popular.. I like the opera house...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Donna C
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The opera house was very roomy with loads of seating space. The sound system was fantastic. Lots of assistants guiding you to your seat

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank eileenhicks1
Reviewed 23 November 2017

The Orillia Opera house is often misunderstood. Do not think about opera but rather funny comedies, great drama at a super value. Directors come up from Tironto and test out their plays so the calbre is outstanding. The summer package of 3 plays for around...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank GBell2016
Reviewed 11 November 2017

The little theatre group, the Mariposa Arts Theatre, is now playing the musical, Chicago. It is an excellent production and lots of fun.

Date of experience: November 2017
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I have played the bagpipes a few times in this past year and been to a few shows recently. All seats are good to see the stage as it is a smaller venue. The sound is very good. They bring in a wide range of...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank loulesslar
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We signed up for the 2017 series of the 3 plays. Compared to Toronto, very inexpensive. We also picked the Opening night reception days for each play. Didn't really know what to expect, but we found that all three nights left us with very positive...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Ernst V
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Seats not the most comfortable but it is a great old Opera House which we enjoy going to for special shows.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Garry M
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23 November 2018|
Response from Janice H | Reviewed this property |
There is a small parking lot beside the building that is free after 5 or 6 pm. There is also another public lot that runs off of Coldwater Rd just around the corner and I believe it is also free in the evenings.