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Shubert Theater

247 College St, New Haven, CT 06510-2405
+1 203-562-5666
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Great Small Venue

Went to see the Carole King musical Beautiful--it was great and the facility is warm and cozy... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
Jay P
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Milford,CT
Great venue..saw Beautiful. A wonderful show! The only negative us the balcony seating is very steep. I felt like I A

The negative aspect of this venue is the pitchy balcony seating. Very steep..at intermission I... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
Mary T
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This theater features Broadway shows.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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247 College St, New Haven, CT 06510-2405
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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
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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

Thank Mary T
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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

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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

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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
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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

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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

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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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Reviewed 22 December 2017

The Shubert Theater has been faithfully restored to its grandeur from the 1940's when it was the Birthplace of American Hits. Musicals like My Fair Lady, the Sound of Music, South Pacific, Oklahoma and Carousel all premiered in New Haven on the Shubert stage. Now...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2017

Nice theater, convenient parking garage next to the theater. Many convenient restaurants close by. Made for a very pleasant evening-parking, dinner, and a show.

Thank srjac
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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
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