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Address: 103 Main St., Ivoryton, CT 06442
Phone Number: +1 860-767-7318
11:00 - 20:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Mon - Tue 13:00 - 18:00
Wed - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri 09:00 - 20:30
Sat 10:30 - 20:30

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Lovely small theater

Love the Ivoryton Playhouse, I have been going here for years, even brought my children when they were small to the children's theater. They always put on a wonderful production... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Antonio R
Essex, United States
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Essex, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Love the Ivoryton Playhouse, I have been going here for years, even brought my children when they were small to the children's theater. They always put on a wonderful production. Parking is tough, you can pay to park across the street but the town restricts parking- but don't let that stop you from going to this gem.

Thank Antonio R
Hartford, Connecticut
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We had not been here in years. Reluctantly agreed to attend Man of La Mancha with friends. We were totally amazed at the awesome show. Thought we were at a Broadway theater. All aspects of the performance were top notch. The price incredibly affordable. Are going back in Dec.

Thank gramps918
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

David Pittsinger has a fantastic voice and was equally matched by the fiery Talia Thiesfield. It is always a pleasure to see a show in this intimate theatre. Convenient street parking or for a nominal fee in the lot across the street. Benches outside the theatre allow meeting friends and lingering in the cool fall air.

Thank Michael C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

This theatre is outstanding. The performance of Rent was New York quality in a small town setting. The actors, actresses, musicians, sound, set, director are excellent. I always leave here blown away by the performance.

Thank Jan S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Man of La Mancha: Terrific production/voices! Every voice in the production was superb. The set was well done, acting very good, and the Ivoryton Playhouse deserves to be supported!

Thank Cedar1221
Guilford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

First time at the Playhouse, an intimate small venue. Saw Man of La Mancha. Cast was fabulous in acting and singing. Sets were imaginative especially with the small working stage, The building itself is historic with a history of many famous actors and actresses having played there. Evening setting is beautiful. Be sure to dine across the street at the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This is a must visit venue. The rich history of the theater, the intimate setting and the outstanding cast of Man of La Mancha make for a magical evening of entertainment. My only regret is that it took us so long to visit this absolutely wonderful theater. Now that we've found it we will be back!

Thank Chris W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

This was a great venue for seeing RENT. The amazingly talented cast blew us away! Wonderful acoustics throughout the theater. What a great gem in our own backyard!

Thank CTBeachFamily
Redding, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Great performance of Rent. Talented, energetic cast coupled with great music & choreography in an intimate setting. Ticket price is a bargain for this level of performance. Always a treat making the trip to Ivoryton.

Thank Ken E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Saw Rent again. Saw it in NYC and didn't card for it . It was much better here as you could hear the singers enunciate . Not one of my favorites but the singers were outstanding.

Thank Steve R

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