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Shubert Theater

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New Haven's play place.

Love going here for theater. No bad seats. There's a fairly new lounge upstairs for a drink... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Branford, Connecticut
Great show, helpful ushers, be on time

This was my second time to the Shubert Theater, both times to see Les Miserables. The show was... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Lyndonville, Vermont
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This theater features Broadway shows.
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247 College St, New Haven, CT 06510-2405
+1 203-562-5666
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love going here for theater. No bad seats. There's a fairly new lounge upstairs for a drink before the show. Only drawback is the limited seating.

Thank ozone56
Reviewed 10 October 2018

This was my second time to the Shubert Theater, both times to see Les Miserables. The show was outstanding as always! The theater is a quaint venue with good viewing from just about everywhere. It is frustrating to read the reviews about the staff...they were...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Went to see the Carole King musical Beautiful--it was great and the facility is warm and cozy. Great place to see a show. Easy to park and lots of restaurants nearby.

Thank Jay P
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

The negative aspect of this venue is the pitchy balcony seating. Very steep..at intermission I felt like I would fall forward while trying to get out of the row. In the future, I would get mezzanine seating. A shout out to the bartender, Diane, who...More

1  Thank Mary T
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

My wife wanted to buy me theater tickets for my birthday as I love attending with my sister. I have been a season subscriber to the Bushnell for many years. I live in Old Saybrook and I have many places I can spend my theater...More

Thank Cheryl D
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Went to the Shubert Theater in New Haven CT to see the Carol King Musical. Beautiful. The show was excellent from start to finish, I would rate it in the top 5 of all the plays I've seen story was great and also the music,...More

Thank poppy843
Reviewed 7 March 2018

The theater is quite old, I think, but very elegant inside. The restroom situation (for women, of course) could be better.

Thank Aloha W
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Went to see the TANK concert at the Shubert Theater in New Haven. After reading previous reviews I chose to purchase the Box seats as they were individual, non-attached seats which is what I needed to be comfortable. They were very comfortable and I could...More

2  Thank Seja J
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

I just came from the play Amazing Grace and was very impressed with the new Renovations that took place at the Shubert recently. Construction during the off-season allowed for a free flowing entrance into the theater. This is a great place to watch a play...More

Thank JJB99
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Has been around a very, long time in New Haven. Has had updates through the years. Has a variety of events at this venue. Places to eat, drink, etc. in walking distance of the theater. A pleasant place to see shows.

Thank Kim M
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Response from Joan K | Reviewed this property |
Depending on the show I would say the dress code varies but not just opening night, I see lots of folks really beautifully dressed in fancy clothes while others not and some events tend to be more casual. As with all events... More