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Egyptian Theater, what a nice find!

Heard Mary Chapin Carpenter here in June. Was a nice place for live music. Sound and Seats were... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Barb R
Calgary, Alberta
Very good

It‘s a very nice theatre, located in downtown Boise. Got there by bus from my hotel ( near the... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
Denis L
Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to an open seating event in which the first two rows were open seating -- at the price of $117 a seat. The Punch Brothers. We showed up after the opener and it was intermission. We looked around. There were not too many...More

Thank Nick C
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Heard Mary Chapin Carpenter here in June. Was a nice place for live music. Sound and Seats were great. And the air conditioning was lovely. Double check your seats to see if you are blocked by the small wall that is at the front of...More

Thank Barb R
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

It‘s a very nice theatre, located in downtown Boise. Got there by bus from my hotel ( near the airport ).

Thank Denis L
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Love going to the Egyptian Theater but it cost me $15.00 to park in one of the downtown parking garages in Boise on 2/22/2018. That's outrageous!!!! I'm done parking in the garages and will limit my time spent in downtown Boise to summer months when...More

Thank Glenda N
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is a gorgeous theater and nearly all the seats offer a good view of the stage, whether you are on the main level or the mezzanine. I have seen a stand up comic, several speakers, an opera and several movies here - all worked...More

Thank DAEsmae
Reviewed 17 October 2017

The Egyptian Theatre is a gem that very nearly wasn't saved from the wrecking ball as Boise grew over the years. It opened for business in 1927 during the "Egyptian" craze that swept the country in the 1920s after the discovery of the grave of...More

Thank Kitty F
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We came to town to see a music concert here. This is a great venue. All the seats on the main floor were excellent...you feel like you are right up by the stage. Cool decor. They sell some snacks and beverages in the lobby. The...More

Thank OutdoorBoomer
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

If you love the character and the unique settings of old theaters, you will love the Egyptian. Boise classic movie nights here are fun, and the crowds get into it, with costumes and applause. The popcorn was a little lacking the last time we were...More

Thank idtravel15
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Showing nastalgic old timer movies and bringing them back to the big screen is super cool. I go once a year. They have concessions.

Thank David R
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful old theater. It is beautifully maintained, the acoustics are awesome, it's well staffed and managed, and perfectly located in the heart of downtown Boise. It's just a shame that the concert we attended was so darn bad. But that's not the...More

Thank ChefJohnS
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