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Garde Arts Center

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The Garde Arts Center is a 1,400 seat renovated theatre. It is also south-eastern Connecticut's... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Martina McBride

What a great concert this was an amazing visit I like the little bar across the street they were... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Garde Arts Center is a 1,400 seat renovated theatre. It is also south-eastern Connecticut's non-profit center for performing arts. It was the perfect venue for David Sedaris's spoken word stop in CT for his recent book tour. We were seated in the middle were...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

What a great concert this was an amazing visit I like the little bar across the street they were very helpful in places to visit. The venue was absolutely beautiful.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank louiseweber
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I went to see Michael McDonald at the Garde. This was a great venue for his performance. The sound and viewing experience was excellent. I love the interior design. We had a relaxing and enjoyable time. I definitely want to go back for future events....More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank popib56
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Tiny stage and no useful backstage. But it works. Sometimes acts appear cramped and yet the show goes on. Good sound and good seats.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank c0llegehill
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Garde Arts Center is a fabulous place to see a movie, musical or symphony concert. As a member of the Eastern CT Symphony Chorus, I get to sing on stage and take in any concert or event I want as an audience member. Both...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Hickyburn
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I have frequented the Garde on several occasions to view their musicals and plays. The performances have always been of exceptional quality. The theater itself is a beautiful building, tastefully restored. Most parking is on the street so plan accordingly. They serve light snacks and...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank DFS60
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Went here to watch the Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra. Seats were great and the sound/acoustics were great. The inside of the theatre is decorated very nicely and the details are worth looking at while waiting for you to be seated. Be sure to look at...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank 900Paula2011
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The Garde Arts Center is an absolute gem. We have seen wonderful live adult and family entertainment (plays, music, comedians, to name a few) as well as movies. Do yourself a favor and go!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Patti B
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Imagine having a full orchestra in your living room. That's what an intimate performance is like at the Garde Arts Center. This little treasure might not have the acoustics of Carnegie Hall, but it has lots of heart and history. Whatever you desire from Opera,...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

I saw The Finest Hours at the Garde, with a panel discussion about the history afterwards. There's not a bad seat in the house, the digitally revamped audio and visual systems are excellent. I also love the concessions, truth be told. I like a wine...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank MariaBareiss
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Response from Nooney2013 | Reviewed this property |
Go to their website and you'll see what's scheduled.