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Address: 1501 New Hampshire St, Lawrence, KS 66044-4261
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Had the pleasure of attending third performance at the theatre. Seating is great no bad seats. Venue is relaxed. Always enjoy attending a show here. Can arrive 10 to 15 minutes... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2016
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Manhattan, Kansas
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Manhattan, Kansas
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Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Had the pleasure of attending third performance at the theatre. Seating is great no bad seats. Venue is relaxed. Always enjoy attending a show here. Can arrive 10 to 15 minutes before show and easily find parking and enter the show. I really enjoyed the relaxed feel and casual vibe can wear whatever you want and never feel out of... More 

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Lawrence, Kansas
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970 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2015

We really enjoy Theatre Lawrence - the plays, actors, and venue all add up to a fun theatre experience. We especially enjoy the musicals. Their new building is just a gem - great lobby, displays and seating. Do try to catch a play when you are in town.

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Woodland Park, CO
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113 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2015

Theatre Lawrence is a beautiful new addition to the city, with a great line-up of shows each season, a fantastic cast of volunteer actors and actresses and great directors. The ushers and backstage crew are very helpful and dedicated, as well. Set design and technical/sound/lighting is all volunteer, too, with just a few paid staff positions and a board of... More 

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Lawrence, Kansas
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239 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2014

I would recommend to anyone who loves live theater that they attend a performance at Theatre Lawrence. First of all there is not a bad seat in the house! Secondly the talent is amazing! Talented and trained thespians come from Lawrence, the Kansas City area, and other surrounding areas near Lawrence. With Lawrence being the home of the University of... More 

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Lawrence, Kansas
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Reviewed 2 February 2014

I've seen quite a few performances at Theatre Lawrence (including Footloose, Ragtime, and the Wrong Window) and I have never been disappointed. The scripts are of a high quality, the acting incredible, and the entire atmosphere of a thrust stage entertaining and comfortable. The facility itself is beautiful. Exquisite artwork is displayed in the main lobby, which is also graced... More 

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North Jersey
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57 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2013

Very cute production. Loved the theater in the round concept, very Shakespearian. felt a little bit like a HS auditoriu outside. I think they could have done more to make it feel more like a real theater. That was the only downside.

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La Marsa, Tunisia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2013

I just saw "Ragtime" at this new theater, and it was wonderful. The setting was very intimate; you won't find a bad seat. The second floor seating is easily accessible by the elevators or stairs. The interior lobby area was very new and modern, had lots of funky local artwork, and they offered great themed refreshments (of both kid and... More 

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