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Beautiful landmark

Beautiful old theatre in downtown Wichita- reminded me of Phantom of the Opera! Just breath-taking... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Daisy3421
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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Beautiful theater, outstanding shows

We normally sit in the orchestra section here, but last night for Miss Saigon, we had seats in the... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
K9145OFjamier
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Pleasanton, California
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SHN is the preeminent theatrical entertainment company in the Bay Area, bringing live entertainment experiences to San Francisco’s premier venues. SHN presents current hits fresh from Broadway, original Broadway cast productions, pre-Broadway...more
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1192 Market St, 8th Street, San Francisco, CA 94102-4928
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful old theatre in downtown Wichita- reminded me of Phantom of the Opera! Just breath-taking. Went for a show and wasn’t sure what to expect, it was very pretty. Our friend was in a walking boot and she had to go to the second floor...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Daisy3421
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We normally sit in the orchestra section here, but last night for Miss Saigon, we had seats in the mezzanine. These seats really made me appreciate just how beautiful (and huge) this theater is. The seats are comfortable, although I really wish they were slightly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank K9145OFjamier
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This was a wonderful play. And this was my 21st time seeing it. I prefer the performances at the Curran Theater, but this was good as well. The theater is beautiful (French Chateau style) . They should have more than one bar tender on the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Steve W
Reviewed 27 September 2018

we got last minute rush seats $40 via todaytixs app. 2pm wednesday performance of phantom of the opera. did not think that seats would be good due to such value tickets but we got lucky and got center stage orchestra level row u. not bad!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank charles n
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

First time in the Orpheum SF. Beautiful old theatre, amazing sight lines and sound. Saw Les Miserables and had an incredible time. What a performance. Simply awesome!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mlgj77
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

On holiday in San Francisco and saw Les Miserables was on at this theatre. Paid $220 for 2 seats. The theatre is beautiful with amazing internal decor. The down side $68 for 2 drinks because you are forced to purchase a cup to drink out...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Deb K
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Saw this traveling show. The voices on all of the actors was incredible, especially the two male leads. Ordinarily, we try to sit toward the front but they were already sold so this time, we were in Row Y, smack in the middle of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank marciagabby
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Really beautiful Theatre. Easy to get to . We stayed at the Inn at the Opera and walked to the Theatre through the Civic Center Park and no homeless late at 10:00 at night. The Opera House and Davies Symphony Hall were all lit up....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Donna M
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We had a blast at the theater last week when we went to see the musical, "School or Rock". The theater is amazing and spacious. We had great seats and the musical was fantastic and very energetic.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Joyfullyanointed
Reviewed 11 July 2018

I had a seat in the balcony for School of Rock, and was pleasantly surprised by the view. I was afraid the seat would be too far away to see much, but it was a perfect view. The theater has been well-preserved and is a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank lirwin13
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Civic Center
Civic Center is the seat of power for all things
government and performance-related in the city.
Although its streets are best walked during daytime,
numerous cultural gems are within close proximity to
one another. The symphony, opera, ballet, and jazz
center offer year round entertainment within the
shadow of the city’s Beaux-Arts crown jewel: the gold
tipped dome of City Hall.
...More
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emendel
24 October 2018|
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Response from marciagabby | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I have only sat downstairs. Look on the seating site to locate where you are sitting or you can call the box office and they will tell you
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4 June 2017|
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The theater was busy and crowded. We arrived 20 minutes ahead of time and got to our seats in the back row.
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21 May 2017|
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Response from Moosh2423 | Reviewed this property |
From what I know...There's one on he main level. As you walk in, go straight and it's under the stairs on the left. Not many stalls but I saw stairs going down with a sign saying more restrooms/stairs. Also, when you... More
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