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Address: 142 Throckmorton Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941-1910
Phone Number: +1 415-383-9600
14:00 - 18:00
20:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Mon - Sat 14:00 - 18:00
Tue - Sat 20:00 - 22:00

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A Gem of a Local Neighborhood Theatre

This locale is a labor of love. There is Tuesday night comedy night. There are various performances and talks. The owner, Lucy, is dedicated to community and the arts. The... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Mill Valley, California
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Mill Valley, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This locale is a labor of love. There is Tuesday night comedy night. There are various performances and talks. The owner, Lucy, is dedicated to community and the arts. The restored theatre is charming inside. We like to sit at the cocktail tables and also upstairs in the mezzanine. The only disappointment is the theatre doesn't let you bring in... More 

Thank DebraBogaards
San Rafael, CA USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The Throckmorton has always been a terrific place to be entertained. The place is charming, small and most seats are fine. You can reserve a seat if you really want to. Next time there is someone appearing that you'd like to see, go for it. There's no better place to see a show.

Thank STMarin
Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

I purchased tickets for "Back Porch Soul" knowing nothing about Mill Valley or the Throckmorton Theater. We were visiting for the weekend and when I read about this historical theater I thought why not. The show was amazing and the theater has all the ornate charm of days gone by. It is a small and intimate setting. The staff, volunteers... More 

Thank Jude S
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71 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Terrific hometown stage shows and comedy shows in an intimate setting for the tried and true Mill Valley residents as well many newbies. Miss Robin Williams shows and on the spur of the moment appearances.

Thank KathieVee
Cagliari, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

I used to see Robin Williams here regularly on tuesday comedy nights which are the best shows for the value anywhere. For music and film events they need to improve their sound system.

Thank Zia W
daly city, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

First time for Improv show on a Saturday night. Cute theatre, nice staff, had to sit in left side of balcony though and it was still great.

Thank M J N
Mill Valley, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

This theatre is beautiful and intimate. It is full of history. The performances are varied, including music, comedy, and plays. I love to go there and often bring out of town guests just to see the place.

Thank Shayna S
Marin County, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is a great intimate space. Tuesday night comedy is always a blast. In general, everything here is of high quality, and I really appreciate how close I am to the performers. I feel very privileged to have seen Robin Willimas and Dana Carvey perform here. My kids have been in the Youth productions as well, which are fun to... More 

Thank pianokatiecello
San Francisco
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

Fact: The streets roll up in Mill Valley around 8pm. However, Tuesday night is comedy night, there are various concerts, plays and events here. The famous Mill Valley Film Festival uses this charming old theater, every year. Mort Sahl appears here quite frequently.

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San Francisco Bay Area
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

We come to see "Los Pings" here every year. Large enough but still intimate. We also reserve our seats to sit up front. The dancers can be annoying. Should keep to the sides not block the stage.

Thank port_yankee

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