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Address: 317 East 5th St., Cincinnati, OH 45202-3309
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Beautiful Theatre

Went to see Hannibal Buress here a few nights ago and was impressed by how great the theater was! For being so old, they have done a great job of keeping it up. I was really... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 November 2016
Tallahassee, Florida
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Tallahassee, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Went to see Hannibal Buress here a few nights ago and was impressed by how great the theater was! For being so old, they have done a great job of keeping it up. I was really astonished by how there is really not a bad seat in this place. The bathrooms were well kept and the lines for them moved... More 

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New York City, New York, USA
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81 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

traditional mid-size theatre for theatrical and musical acts actually provides a better-than-expected symphony hall replacement for the Cincinnati Symphony. Hopefully the intermission staff realizes they can't make noise in the hallway while the first act is still in performance (causing muted laughter by my section of the side orchestra)

Thank speechino
Oxford, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

I've been to a handful of concerts at The Taft over the last 15 years or so. Because of Taft's size and arrangement, each show has been an intimate experience with the band. Recently, the wife, some friends, and I attended The Lone Bellow / Dawes concert. We had front row balcony seats and I swear they were the best... More 

Thank IslandTime78
Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Taft is a beautiful theater with details beyond measure. Seating is comfortable and a great view from almost every seat. We went and watched Luminocity with the Cincinnati Orchestra while their venue was under renovation and it was delightful. Depending on the event will depend on your enjoyment, but the theater itself is great on its own. Enjoy!

Thank JimJ12
Cincinnati, Ohio
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18 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

We went to see Impractical Jokers at the Taft Theatre in July. I hadn't been to the Taft Theatre since I was a child and apparently I wasn't missing much. The building itself was in decent shape, but the lack of handicap accessibility was a problem for one of our friends who has been recovering from surgery. The view from... More 

Thank Jdinnesen
Wise, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Was there for Bruce Hornsby and the Noisemakers in May. Good acoustics, beautiful building with helpful staff. The venue is small enough to allow great views throughout.

Thank _sturgillgreg
Fort Mitchell, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

It lacks the grandeur of a Music Hall and isnt as up-scale as The Aronoff, but still a nice place to watch a show. You can see the stage well from almost anywhere. Limited visibility seating isnt too bad either. Parking is ample and easy to access.

Thank aroutte2003
New York City, New York
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4,250 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Just reviewing the building only. A very stately solid building right downtown. Great architecture. Worth at least a walk by.

Thank Bernardo F
Tiffin, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

I've now driven almost three hours (one way) twice to see The Tenderloins (from the show Impractical Jokers) at the Taft Theatre; last January and just last month. Both times have been excellent; the show was fantastic and the venue was great. The shows were sold out, but it never felt too crowded or crazy. Last January we sat front... More 

Thank Kayleigh T
Cincinnati, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

My friends and I attended Max & Val show and the actual performance was great. However, I would like to share our experience with the Taft theater Will Call employees that occurred prior to that. My friend purchased 3 tickets through StubHub (she tried calling the theater directly but was told to purchase tickets online only) and did not print... More 

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