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Shea's Performing Arts Center

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Address: 646 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14202-1906
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had a wonderful time

this theater is a wonderful place to take a family, or go as a couple. I have been several times, with famioy and with coworkers. I enjoyed the show and the place. I am a Wizard... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Laurie M
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Buffalo, New York
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Buffalo, New York
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

this theater is a wonderful place to take a family, or go as a couple. I have been several times, with famioy and with coworkers. I enjoyed the show and the place. I am a Wizard f Oz fan, Saw that show lat year,and then I saw Wicked this year!

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Thank Laurie M
Buffalo, New York
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Shows at Shea's are consistently of excellent quality. The upcoming season will be one of the best, yet.

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Thank BuffaloJoan
Erie, Pennsylvania, USA
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24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Shea's is an amazing place to see a show! I was recently there with my wife and friends for "The Sound of Music." It was incredible! The venue is absolutely beautiful, the sound in the auditorium is magnificent, and the views and sounds are great in all the different seating areas. I have been to Shea's before to see The... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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1,083 reviews
534 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 487 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We attended the acclaimed Chinese dance review last Sunday with my 90-year-old mother. It's called Shen Yun. I thought the presentation was quite nice but I was astounded to see the political overtones an anti-communist theme. It was actually kind of nice to see. We love going to Sheas. It is a marvelous venue in Buffalo. Here's the one problem... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The performance was absolutely amazing. Seating is very tight. Best seats for leg room are the first rows of the balcony.

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Cheektowaga, New York
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133 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you ever get a chance to see this 2 woman show, you have to go. It was hilarious, we laughed thru the entire show. It was real life antics and you could relate

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Thank Stiegjl
Niagara Falls, Canada
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been a season ticket holder for several years now and always enjoy the shows each season. The theatre is old, but beautiful inside and the entertainment is always first class. The theatre is easy to get to, right in the heart of downtown Buffalo with a lot of restaurants nearby. I've seen shows on Broadway and in Toronto... More 

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Thank Judith M
Buffalo, New York
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231 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Lovely and amazing - just a beautiful theater in the heart of our city. Offers top of the line shows with great sound and comfortable seats. Great views, but the balcony is a little steep. Attended a wedding there recently and not sure I would recommend it - long and narrow so it was difficult to see or hear the... More 

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Thank nmercer75
New York
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Shea's is a beautiful theater - it's hard to believe it was once expected to be torn down. I have been here for numerous shows, shopping events and fundraisers of various kinds and have never been disappointed. The acoustics are great and there is not a bad seat in the house. The staff is wonderful and helpful both in the... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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35 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Main Street down town, changing all the time. It's great to see such improvements at Shea's and the area around the theater. It a beautiful place to see and experience.

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