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Art Deco Theatre

Not as pretty as the National Theatre nearby, but the Coliseum do Porto offers some nice concerts... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
Nikhil_A_Pai
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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
A great performance arts builiding

"Coliseu do Porto" is celebrating its 75th anniversary in 2017. It is an historic building that has... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2017
IsabelMNSS
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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 Aug 2018
“Caetano Veloso”
31 Jul 2018
“A lack of basic standards”
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This is a very nice, very old theatre, reportedly renovated 3 years ago. The sound for the Caetano/Moreno/Tom/Zeca July 30th show was excellent. BUT, why were the floor seats designed so that each row is lower than the one in front of it? From Row...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 889craigw
Reviewed 1 August 2018

I was here earlier this week at a concert. Since it was Caetano Veloso, it was a full house. There were some issues with the venue that were immediately apparent. Firstly, the rock-hard, unassigned seating at the back of the house; secondly, there was no...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank eddielennon
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Not as pretty as the National Theatre nearby, but the Coliseum do Porto offers some nice concerts at very reasonable princes. Helpful staff too.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Nikhil_A_Pai
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

"Coliseu do Porto" is celebrating its 75th anniversary in 2017. It is an historic building that has been in the heart of Porto's people. Here one can enjoy music concerts, ballet, watch movies, etc. This time I came here with family to see my nephew's...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank IsabelMNSS
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We went to the Coliseu on Thursday 5th to watch the Nutcracker (Russian ballet) . The performance was fantastic but personally I could not enjoy the 2nd part due to the freezing cold. I watched the rest of the audience trying to keep warm, too....More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank lena131165
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Coliseu has been around for decades but it needs improvements, especially the seatings. Despite that, it's the biggest stage in Porto centre.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank FilipaDaniela
Reviewed 9 June 2015

We went to Porto on 22nd May 2015 for 9 days. The Coliseum do Porto was open for the first few days that we were there, but we noticed that the poster advertising what acts were coming up stopped at the end of May 2015....More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank nettyporthole
Reviewed 24 December 2014

I just felt its not that big of a deal! Yes it's pretty, it's "different" from what we normal see, but the chairs in concert hall, are uncomfortable and I believe that it's not very preserved which is sad of course.... Because the potential is...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank camufix
Reviewed 9 December 2014

A great venue in the heart of Porto. I watched concerts, ballet, cinema and many other shows in there throughout the years. This is a must go for any Porto lover. It's really magic. I think it's possible to visit it with a guide that...More

Date of experience: January 2014
1  Thank Filipe L
Reviewed 26 May 2014

One of the most beautiful concert halls in Portugal. If you are in Porto and have the possibility to go there to see a concert don't miss it.

Date of experience: November 2013
Thank Cristina_Hugo
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