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Zeiterion Performing Arts Center

684 Purchase St, New Bedford, MA 02740-6340
+1 508-994-2900
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Classic theater.

Great restored theatre from the 20s. The premier of Moby Dick was held here in the 50s. Some of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David W
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I haven't been in awhile but each time I go I am always so pleased

I kick myself for not going more often. Great location, beautiful building, always a great... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Dartmouth, Massachusetts
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684 Purchase St, New Bedford, MA 02740-6340
+1 508-994-2900
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great restored theatre from the 20s. The premier of Moby Dick was held here in the 50s. Some of the seats are a bit in need of replacement, but the acoustics are excellent for music and plays.

Thank David W
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I kick myself for not going more often. Great location, beautiful building, always a great experiance

Thank jeannep32
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Visited this historic theater many times. Great place to see a show. The NB symphony were great. Not a bad view in the theater. Plenty of restaurants and bars in surrounding area.

Thank rgrasela
Reviewed 23 May 2017

There is nothing quite like the Zeiterion, as it has everything the visitor or native New Bedford resident would want in plays, concerts, spectacles of all types. Diehard fans and first-timers alike depart sated with enjoyment, and, at the same time, already eager to return...More

Thank MelYoken
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Went to see the Coast Guard Band perform, acoustics were excellent,, never a bad seat parking on a Sunday was no problem and free

Thank rthibault105
Reviewed 16 March 2017

The Zeiterion is centrally located in downtown New Bedford, Massachusetts and has a reputation of providing big name performers to residents and visitors. Among some of the top acts recently include William Shatner, Jay Leno, Melissa Etheridge and the late Joan Rivers. I highly recommend...More

1  Thank Tim M
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Seats are comfortable plenty of parking, love the refreshments, wine included, Senior discounts apply for most performances.

1  Thank MariaQ290
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My family went to our first show at this theater in New Bedford, MA and we were pleasantly surprised. The theater was easy to find and just off the main road (Rt. 18). The employees were friendly and helpful. The show (Momix) was a national...More

1  Thank Alan A
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We purchased tickets online through the Z for the matinee of the Christmas Carol. The Z has sent out warnings of fraudulent sites selling tickets, so make sure you are on the Z’s site when buying tickets online. Tickets are reasonable priced. Their online site...More

Thank flyinggems
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Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Great place for conference,like Ted X, also have gone to a bunch of great concerts . Highly recommend!!!!!

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