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Great theater to see a show!

I've seen everything from musicals to concerts to the opera. This is a beautiful theater int he... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Barry9155
Great Place for a Show

Saw Alan Cummings here and he was terrific. We sat about halfway up in the balcony and the sound... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MikeMehary
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Amityville, New York
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've seen everything from musicals to concerts to the opera. This is a beautiful theater int he middle of New Brunswick. Lots of places to eat and park nearby.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Barry9155
State Theatre N, Public Relations Manager at State Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saw Alan Cummings here and he was terrific. We sat about halfway up in the balcony and the sound and sights were very good. Had a bar on the balcony floor with terrific bartenders and it just so happened they had a free buffet up...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MikeMehary
State Theatre N, Public Relations Manager at State Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you had such a great time!

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Just saw Something Rotten at the State Theater today. The acting was terrific, the staging was wonderful, the acoustics were great. This theater is easy to get to, parking is plentiful and, compared to NYC, inexpensive. We also saw the Wizard of Oz here last...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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State Theatre N, Public Relations Manager at State Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Shelley - we're glad you enjoyed the show and we hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 1 October 2018

This is a wonderful theater for New Brunswick. It originated as a Burlesque type theater and was one of 3 RKO Theaters in the hey day of movies. After being run down for years it was completely re-furbished and is really quite beautifeul on the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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State Theatre N, Public Relations Manager at State Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018
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We're glad you enjoy our venue!

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

In the summer they offer free movies in the morning and evening for anyone to enjoy. If you have a large group you just have a to fill a form out online with information about the group size and number of busses. We didn’t have...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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State Theatre N, Public Relations Manager at State Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

We're glad you had such a good time!

Reviewed 21 September 2018

We visited this event center for the first time- We saw a show on a Thursday evening and parked in a public parking garage- The show ended at 11.00pm- we parked at Church Street Parking Garage which is about a 10 Minute walk from the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

I have been here several times. The size is perfect for see and hear from any seat . Would recommend to everyone

Date of experience: December 2017
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State Theatre N, Public Relations Manager at State Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you!

Reviewed 27 August 2018

The State is a wonderful little performing arts provider. Big enough to hold an appreciative crowd but small enough to have an intimate experience.

Date of experience: July 2018
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State Theatre N, Public Relations Manager at State Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thanks Steven!

Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Saw touring company of Jersey Boys. Show was great; seats were good tho a bit pricey. Theatre DOES NOT HAVE ELEVATORS. Accomodations for w/c bound are limited w some tight turns and a small lobby. There are a good # of seats w wife aisles...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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State Theatre N, Public Relations Manager at State Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hi Howard - we're glad you enjoyed the show! We are working on getting elevators in future renovations!

Reviewed 7 August 2018

I saw a concert there. I love this theater. The acoustics are great. It is close by my home in Somerset. The theater is large, but not too large that no matter where you sit, you can still see (and of course hear). Parking is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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State Theatre N, Public Relations Manager at State Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Glad you enjoyed the show; we hope to see you again in the future!

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I honestly do not remember who performed. Usually in Nov and December they have various holiday performances.
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Right behind the theater is a parking garage that I have found to be the cheapest. $10 for the whole time, not hourly. The theater is on Livingston, make a right onto George St. then take your first right, the parking garage... More
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Around the corner in the public parking.
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