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What a wonderful place!

So happy to see this being preserved in all its glory and showing its support to local theatre and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sharon H
The Capitol is fantastic!

I've been to several shows here now, and they never disappoint. We've seen Beauty & the Beast... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Carolyn H
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Port Hope, Canada
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The Cameco Capitol Arts Centre is a professional regional theatre located 1-hour east of Downtown Toronto where you will experience top quality productions and concerts in the historic and picturesque small town of Port Hope. Since 2013, under...more
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20 Queen St, Port Hope, Ontario L1A 2Y7, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

So happy to see this being preserved in all its glory and showing its support to local theatre and community events! Bravo!

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've been to several shows here now, and they never disappoint. We've seen Beauty & the Beast, Mamma Mia, Oliver, Guys & Dolls, Les Miserables and more. The singing is always fantastic and the acting and set design very good. I was pleasantly surprised at...More

Thank Carolyn H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The quality and high standard of the performers and shows are second to none and I'd venture to say that they could easily rival a well known downtown Toronto theatre at less than half the ticket price! Proven by the busloads of 'city folks' coming...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an interesting theatre! The seats are fairly comfortable with great sight lines to the stage and good acoustics. Saw a hilarious and professional production of 39 Steps----and enjoyed it immensely. Interesting way they do concessions, where you first have to buy a 'ticket' for...More

Thank LarryTheRadioGuy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For years I had heard people talk about the theatre in Port Hope but it was last summer before I finally experienced it. I have now been to three plays there and they are nothing short of amazing. The actors are professional, top notch performers,...More

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Funny show! Charming theatre, excellent staff. Took my teenage son, we both enjoyed it very much. Great location in Port Hope.

Thank julyOntario
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time here. Nice treat. Love the ceiling in the theater. Had center seats, 5th row. No bad seat in the house. Also you can bring drinks and popcorn in the theater. Beer was $5, wine $7, water $3. The show was good and having...More

Thank Carol J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is a show you have to see! Funny ! Great story, great cast. How they can do so much, play so many different characters ,it's incredible to see. Well done !

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I know that trip advisor isn't really a venue for theatre reviews but I just had to share. If you will be in the Port Hope area between now and July 29 you must go to see this play at the Capital Theatre. Based upon...More

1  Thank Ebell_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took three other people to see the superb "The 39 Steps", we are of different ages and different tastes, but we all loved it! Many congratulations to Capitol Theatre, cast and crew for an amazing show. Mike W.

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Rabbiya A
10 November 2016|
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Response from Maggiet1946 | Reviewed this property |
There really isn't a bad time to visit. It's a great place to browse the downtown in the summer but it is also decorated for the Christmas season if you like winter outings. There are also a number of restaurants and cafes... More
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Cindy B
18 September 2016|
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No, afraid not. It was held over but the tickets were gone almost as soon as they went up for sale.
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13 April 2016|
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Response from Maggiet1946 | Reviewed this property |
I found that sitting in row 7-10 is an excellent positions to see everything. The stage is a little high but if you can get tickets in those rows you get a much better view. Actually the theatre is not that big so anywhere... More
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