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Olney Theatre Center

2001 Olney Sandy Spring Rd, Olney, MD 20832-1601
+1 301-924-3400
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My Fair Lady

Fabulous voices! Outstanding staging! Marvelous choreography! Terrific acting!! Need I say more... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sandy M
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Sensational My Fair Lady; Terrific Small Theater

This was only my second visit to the Olney Theatre even though I've lived in the area since 1975... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Silver Spring, Maryland
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2001 Olney Sandy Spring Rd, Olney, MD 20832-1601
+1 301-924-3400
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous voices! Outstanding staging! Marvelous choreography! Terrific acting!! Need I say more? Sadly, it may have closed (after an extended run) by the time you read this. BUT! With a little bit of luck...You can still get tickets. What are you waiting for? GO!

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was only my second visit to the Olney Theatre even though I've lived in the area since 1975. What was I thinking?! I'll tell you what I was thinking: that it was just a suburban dinner theater place. WRONG: in partnership with Roundhouse they're...More

Thank jaseaton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Once again we were blown away by the totality of the productions at the Olney Theatre. Even though we have lived in Montgomery County, MD for over 50 years, we had never been to the theater. We've made up for that in the past two...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This small venue really showcases some local talent and makes you feel like you are an integral part of the production. Really fun!

Thank Tracy B
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We saw this play on the Mulitz-Gudelsky stage/ a small intimate setting where we were kept spellbound by the astounding cast. Seasoned actors all and well-directed with a clever set. Well done all. Could not have guessed the end!

Thank Highlandlass38
Reviewed 23 May 2017

As a long-time fan, and attendee, of Olney Theatre, I'm happy to do my bit to spread the word. Their productions are consistently memorable. The most recent shows I saw were a beautifully-rendered version of THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK with outstanding performances all around,...More

Thank Naomi M
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Wonderful show on the main stage and in the lab theater. Good website. Love the National Players shows in summers, both outdoors and in the historical theater. Something for everyone. We're lucky to have this theater nearby.

Thank Acwg
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a great local theater that presents plays and musicals and alternative entertainment in a very professional manner and with superb actors, staging, and costumes. Even the orchestra does an amazing job for the musicals. Love having this gem so close to home here...More

Thank Elan H
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I was given a gift of 2 orchestra center 2-row tickets to Mary Poppins as a birthday gift. The facility is nice and comfortable. The musical was fabulous. The concessions leave much to be desired.... staffing, offerings, pricing, mixed drink . Parking was very easy.

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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

I took my mother to see A Christmas Carol in their smaller theatre. We lived the small venue. Very intimate (seats were quite comfortable as well) It was a single man act performed as Dickens wrote it and sometimes performed it himself. It was outstanding....More

Thank rpboz
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18 June 2017|
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Response from Acwg | Reviewed this property |
Don't know that I've sat in the front row there. The main stage has handicapped seats reached without going down any steps. They are on a level just about even with the stage. The seats are separate chairs. I like to sit... More
Kelly L
12 December 2015|
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Response from Stephen S | Reviewed this property |
Business casual. Sport coat ok, pant suit ok, casual dress ok
Connie A
25 June 2015|
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Response from HMAndrews |
Thank you for your question. Both Orchestra and Mezzanine seats in the Mainstage theatre give you a great view of the stage (the last row of the Mezzanine is only 50 feet from the stage). For your question about first row... More