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Deceived by the architecture!

What a beatiful little chapel-- on the outside. The interior is very much for performance/theater... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
ckslye
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SF Bay Area
Unique building

I love this venue, and have seen many plays performed here. Every seat is good due to the rise in... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2016
Cynthia B
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Jefferson, Georgia
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24 Mar 2017
“Super Sound and Lights for The Phantom of the Opera!!”
17 Oct 2016
“Deceived by the architecture!”
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

I just attended a musical performance of The Phantom of the Opera at Seney Stovall and it was awesome! Not only is the sound system perfect for the special effects needed to imitate the multi level setting this story requires, but also the chandelier and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed 18 October 2016

What a beatiful little chapel-- on the outside. The interior is very much for performance/theater. Definitely it is an intimate theater and would be a unique place to see a performance. It also seems like it would be a great place to do a photoshoot.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank ckslye
Reviewed 29 March 2016

I love this venue, and have seen many plays performed here. Every seat is good due to the rise in the floor as you go back further from the stage. The balcony feels sturdy despite the building being well over a hundred years old. The...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Located on the grounds of UGA in downtown Athens, this chapel is an excellent example of late 19th century architecture. It was built in 1882 as the chapel for the Lucy Cobb Institute and continued in use until sometime around 1947 when it was abandoned....More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 10 September 2015

Beautiful place. Used for weddings and other meetings. It is own by UGA, but you can rent it for special ocassions.

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed 18 April 2015

One of the historic gems in Athens that was almost lost until the University of Georgia purchased it and the adjoining house. Beautifully restored it is now used for theatrical performances and private events.

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank fhGeorgia
Reviewed 29 July 2013

I attend The Christmas Carol there at Christmas. It's an intimate, old timey, fun venue, which makes the actors very accessible to the audience. A great space for performances, although they can be pricey.

Date of experience: December 2012
1  Thank FionaSue
Reviewed 18 December 2012

After searching and calling many churches and other wedding venues, the Seney-Stovall Chapel was one of the best locations for the price I found in getting married in Athens. For $625, you got 4 hours on Friday and 5 hours on Sunday. I was stunned...More

Date of experience: June 2012
3  Thank DancingLaughter
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