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Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts

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Address: 1028 Georgia Rd, Franklin, NC 28734-5820
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+1 828-524-1598
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Wonderful venue!

Have been here many times and just love it!! Smaller and more intimate than other venues we have been to. Tickets are very reasonable. Local productions are awesome. Staff and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Lynne J
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Sylva, N.C.
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Sylva, N.C.
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Have been here many times and just love it!! Smaller and more intimate than other venues we have been to. Tickets are very reasonable. Local productions are awesome. Staff and volunteers are always wonderful and accommodating!! Great venue!

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Franklin, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Beautiful venue filled with entertaining and excellently-done performances. A small-town gem with a big-town selection of performance!

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Asheville, North Carolina
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We went for The Celts Christmas show. The music was great, except when they left some rhythm machine on for one tune. The real reason I am giving them 2 stars are the small seats. I am 6'3" 300#, and even though I was able to select a seat with an arm rest that went up, it was quite uncomfortable... More 

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Franklin, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Excellent play in our wonderful facility. Director Scotty Corbin, is a local treasure, for sure. He makes sure every play is presented professionally. I'm always impressed!

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Franklin, North Carolina
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

There is not a bad seat in the house. The audio is very good. Family friendly entertainment. Something for everyone

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Kissimmee, FL
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

The center for performing arts is a very nice place. It is clean and pretty inside. The staff was very helpful. The reason I only gave it a 3 is because I am a large woman and the seats are very small. My husband is 6'2" 240 and he was uncomfortable in the seat as well. I would love to... More 

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Franklin, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

The Center for the Performing Arts is a great asset to Franklin. We go to performances here at least four times a year or more.

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Thank Deanna L
Franklin, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I have been to many performances at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts. The facility is clean, new, open year round and always top shelf. Always check the local listing to see what is currently playing.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Have seen 2 performances here. Once upstairs and once downstairs. I love going here and the staff go out of their way to help you.

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Albany, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Fabulous facility offering a terrific variety of entertainment. Theater is beautiful and service is top notch. I consider this theater one of the true gems of Franklin. Can find music of all kinds, dance theater, comedy, drama, whatever you prefer!

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