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Clarence Brown Theatre

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Address: 1714 Andy Holt Ave, Knoxville, TN 37916-3702
Phone Number: +1 865-974-5161
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Fantastic experience

CBT personnel easy to work with (ticketing, etc.) The set is awesome, costuming is great and the musical numbers appropriate with time period of the play. Overall we totally... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
hinsonleslie
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

CBT personnel easy to work with (ticketing, etc.) The set is awesome, costuming is great and the musical numbers appropriate with time period of the play. Overall we totally enjoyed the performance of A Christmas Carol.

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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed the show! More 

Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family, including two children, attended CBT's opening night performance of A Christmas Carol. Every aspect, from the set to the actors, was extremely well done. This was our first visit to CBT and based on our experience, we'll be back!

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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed the performance! Thanks for posting! More 

Loudon, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Just saw The Crucible at the Carousel Theatre which is a part of the Clarence Brown complex on the University of Tennessee Knoxville campus. As usual the performance was OUTSTANDING! I have never been disappointed with any of their performances. A few years ago I reluctantly went with a group to see A Christmas Carol which we are all familiar... More 

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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this review

Thanks for the post. So glad you enjoyed The Crucible! And, we hope you come back to see A Christmas Carol this year. It's a brand new version and it will be AWESOME! More 

Knoxville, Tennessee
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240 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Over the years, I've been to the Clarence Brown theatre several times, and certainly not enough. They do a first-rate job with their shows, and often hold a show over due to popular demand. It would be nice if they could get some updating done, but that does not detract from the performances. We are fortunate to have a theatre... More 

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Thanks so much for posting! More 

Concord, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We live in Charlotte, NC and always look for opportunities to attend a CBT production. Like all CBT products; Violet was well written, directed, and presented.

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So glad you enjoyed the show!! More 

Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

I found it hard to give this play a rating, because all the voices were so good. After the glowing review in the News Sentinel, I was disappointed in the story and found the staging a bit confusing at times. My biggest question was why wasn't Violet given the scar in make-up, which is the whole topic of the play.... More 

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Knoxville, TN
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

My wife and I went to see the production "Violet" last night. We had not been to Clarence Brown Theater in many years, but saw a review of the performance that highly recommended it. What a great venue! I doubt if there is a bad seat in the house and parking is convenient and free. The performance was great with... More 

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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your time at the Clarence Brown! More 

Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Went to see a preview of "Violet" last night because Charlotte Munson, who was the fabulous lead in "South Pacific" last spring, is cast in the title role again, plus the promise of a wide range of Southern music. Her voice is an absolute treasure! The music and musical talent on stage were an absolute delight!

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016

Have attended a couple times over the years, but not that often. Then, along came South Pacific! I'm now a believer . . . first rate casting of some national talent . . . first rate consumes made by the same . . . first rate musical accompaniment . . . first rate management in front office. Gonna try to... More 

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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed South Pacific! Thanks for the great post! More 

Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Clarence Brown Theatre is a comfortable theatre with sufficient close parking. The presentation of South Pacific was great. I am going to check for other events at this venue.

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