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Riviera Theatre

67 Webster St, North Tonawanda, NY 14120-5811
+1 716-692-2413
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Stylistics Concert

There is not a bad seat in the house, good accoustics, bathroom is a squeeze, great venue, close to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stephen R
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North Tonawanda, New York
Todd Rundgren concert!

He's always awesome! Looking forward to the new album show. We're up in the first row of the... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2017
Marie C
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The historic Riviera Theatre, Home of the Mighty WurliTzer theatre organ, was builit in 1926 and is lsted on the National and New York State registers of historic places. it was saved from demoltion in the late 1980's by a group of dedicated volunteers and now hosts over 175 events and 100,000 visitors annually. From demolition to a regional destination and an anchor of developement around the theatre, all thanks to community support, dedicated volunteers and a small hard working staff. The Riviera Theatre and Organ Preservation Society, Inc. owns and operates the historic Riviera Theatre and is a registered 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit organization with the mission to preserve and maintain the Historic Riviera Theatre and the Mighty WurliTzer Organ and to promote the performing arts. All Proceeds go to the restoration and preservation of the Historic Riviera Theatre. Donations are tax deductible.
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67 Webster St, North Tonawanda, NY 14120-5811
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is not a bad seat in the house, good accoustics, bathroom is a squeeze, great venue, close to some great restaurants.

Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

He's always awesome! Looking forward to the new album show. We're up in the first row of the balcony. Plenty of leg room, which we didn't have downstairs the last visit.

Thank Marie C
Reviewed 31 March 2017

The Riviera Theatre hosted the North Tonawanda orchestra and both bands for a free concert in March. My niece plays in the orchestra so I attended the event and was glad that I did. The Riv,as it is nicknamed, offered excellent guides and ushers to...More

Thank I5873RHelainem
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Excellent historic venue for live shows; musical, comedy, lectures, and others of this nature. We will return often.

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 11 January 2017

My wife and I have enjoyed the entertainers during the several performances we've attended over the years.. The renovated areas of the theater look great and the ongoing renovations will only add to the quality of the shows.

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Beautifully renovated theatre that hosts a variety of live acts (singers, musicians, etc.) and a variety of film festivals. We have been attending mostly live performances for many years and occasionally will take in an old movie on an evening when we just want to...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 25 May 2016

The Riviera Theatre is one of the gemstones of North Tonawanda. It has all of its classical features restored----including the Wurlitzer Organ. The newly installed seating is comfortable and offers excellent viewing. We saw the Anderson/Ponty Band there and everything was awesome. Beverages and popcorn...More

1  Thank I5873RHelainem
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Historic theater home to the Mighty Wurlitzer Organ, which was originally built right in North Tonawanda. The inside of the theater is beautiful and there are a wide variety of shows from modern concerts, international artists/groups, organ concerts on the 1st Wed of each month,...More

Thank Deanna S
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This old theater is such a gem, it is beautifully maintained and immediately brings back treasured memories of day gone by. There is a terrific venue of shows and concerts and the average ticket price fits into just about anyone's budget. There is ample parking...More

Thank Bridget L
Reviewed 29 April 2016

This theater is in great shape. It has been beautifully maintained. You can attend a silent film with the mighty Wurlitzer Organ playing. You can see concerts with well known artists. Always a treat. The tickets are often very reasonable.

Thank mhagirl
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