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Clarence Brown Theatre

1714 Andy Holt Ave, Knoxville, TN 37916-3702
+1 865-974-5161
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Season ticket ownership to UTK's Clarence Brown Theater

First, the theater itself has excellent sound and comfortable seats. There has been an issue with... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
kudsuz
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Knoxville, Tennessee
Fabulous and professional productions!

This theater company will not disappoint. My favorites, Scrooge, Amadeus, and Sweeney Todd. Next... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Stacy M
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“christmas carol” (21 reviews)
“set design” (7 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 days ago

First, the theater itself has excellent sound and comfortable seats. There has been an issue with the women's bathroom not being large enough to accommodate a crowd during intermission breaks. But that is being reworked spring / summer 2018. The productions are consistently well done;...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This theater company will not disappoint. My favorites, Scrooge, Amadeus, and Sweeney Todd. Next seasons collaboration with the KSO performing Candide should not be missed.

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We are so thrilled to have this theater in our area. We never miss a show! If you haven’t been and you enjoy live theater, you need to go!

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

This was held in CBT Lab stage which is always a very unclose and personal experience. Not a bad seat in the whole place. We were blown away not only by the story but also by the acting, directing, and staging. This was one of...More

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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thanks so much for the review! Thrilled you like the show!

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Well written and very well acted. The dialog seems true. Not for the very young. The play concerns classmates, family and school staff dealing with the sudden and unexpected death of a high school student. Just the right amount of humor so that you don't...More

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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank you for reviewing the production!

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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Yesterday afternoon with my wife an friends we saw The Alabama Story. I can not put into words how wonderful this play was. The staging with an area that moved gave a sense of time marching on. As is typical of Clarence Brown theatre the...More

Thank Harvey K
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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

I apologize for responding so late!!! Thank you so much for reviewing the show. We're so glad you enjoyed it.

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

We visited CBT to see A Christmas Carol and it did not disappoint. The actors are professional and the set was fabulous! We love the ambiance of the theater and are going to see Alabama Story. It is a wonderful place to take a date...More

Thank Kim W
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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thanks for the review!

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Reviewed 20 December 2017

We love live theatre and this was our first visit to the Clarence Brown Theatre at the University of Tennessee. We had first row tickets for A Christmas Carol - the last performance of the season on Dec. 17, 2017. Mr. Dickens wrote a lovely...More

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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thank you for the great post!

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Reviewed 14 December 2017

Once again, the Clarence Brown Theater has put on a fantastic performance with A Christmas Carol. Great performers, costumes and set. Honestly, just a top notch production. If you haven't been to the Clarence Brown Theater, you're missing out.

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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Thank you for the post!

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

This play was amazing as usual. The music and the singers were awesome and the actors were perfect. The timing of the play was just right, not too long. The theater offers drinks and snacks during intermission.

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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you for the review!

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