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Athens Theatre

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Like stepping back in time watching live theater in quaint local establishment. Everything about... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
DeLand, Florida
The wedding singer was wonderful!

We have season tickets and feel this is a fantastic type of entertainment and an awesome night out... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Deltona, Florida
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“local talent”(3 reviews)
“sister act”(2 reviews)
The Athens Theatre is a fully restored historic theatre. Once the centerpiece of DeLand, this red-bricked beauty is a jewel of Italian Renaissance architecture. This historic theatre was designed in 1921 by prominent Orlando architect Murray S. King...more
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124 N Florida Ave, DeLand, FL 32720-4208
+1 386-736-1500
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Like stepping back in time watching live theater in quaint local establishment. Everything about it was an experience, one we're looking forward to having again when we go see The Wedding Singer! Don't miss an opportunity to see a show here, you won't regret it!

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Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

We have season tickets and feel this is a fantastic type of entertainment and an awesome night out! “The wedding singer” was a great play and the cast did a wonderful job! The ambiance of the theater is awesome and we appreciate the people that...More

1  Thank Phonecia
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

We went to see The Tribute band for Fleetwood Mac .Tusk. This was the first time on top floor always sit in front. Between the red velvet chairs and Architecture , it is so charming. All the staff wonderful and sitting on top rocked. I...More

1  Thank C C
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Went to see Oklahoma last Thursday. They had a great cast and crew. The theater was very comfortable inside. The A/C was perfect. The sound was okand the play, delightful.

1  Thank Cyndi O
Reviewed 31 March 2018

We went to this performance last nite and we were blown away by this amazing talented group. They played for 2 hours and the first half was great. The second half was even greater. If you haven't yet seen them, they will be there tonite...More

2  Thank disappointed12345_11
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We are season pass holders and have loved every play! These are talented actors and DH and I enjoy every one. Sister act last year was amazing! So good, I went once with DH and once with my mom and my niece. Great singers, dancers...More

1  Thank Phonecia
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Brought my wife and mom here for "Arsenic and Old Lace". It was a great play, but this review will be about the theater itself. Athens was build in the 1920's I think. Over the years it was "improved" until it was a total eyesore....More

1  Thank mikeinflorida1507
Reviewed 7 February 2018

This Theatre is a hidden gem! I just saw their production of Aladin jr. Amazing doesn't even begin to describe my experience. From the first call to order my tickets, I was greeted by a friendly voice that was more than happy to help. After...More

1  Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 7 February 2018

I have been to the Athens on multiple occasions and have never been disappointed. The quality of the shows, the aesthetics of the theater and all of those I have had contact with have been above par. I guess the old adage, "You can't please...More

2  Thank miriamkay47
Reviewed 6 February 2018

The Athens Theatre proves time and time again to be an incredible destination in DeLand. This historic theatre has been meticulously restored, and the level of care put into its renovation seems to continue throughout all of their productions as well. Every show put on...More

1  Thank AviatorJoe
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Response from C C | Reviewed this property |
Go for it! We are going to that show and I am dressing up. It’s going to be awesome!
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Response from Phonecia | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking lot in front of the theater. Not directly in front, towards the right if you are standing in front of the theater facing the road. Free parking.