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Taft Theatre

317 E 5th St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3309
+1 513-232-6220
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Nice Venue

First time at the Taft was last night to see a movie screening. Very nice venue, no view... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Highland Heights, Kentucky
Lucky there wasn't a fight before we even got in

We bought tickets to see Ana Popovic in the Ballroom and we got in the queue at 6:55p because this... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
Mary K
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317 E 5th St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3309
+1 513-232-6220
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First time at the Taft was last night to see a movie screening. Very nice venue, no view obstructions anywhere, not a bad seat in the house. My wife was so impressed with the place that she's looking at their website today to see their...More

Thank TomandJerrilynn
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We bought tickets to see Ana Popovic in the Ballroom and we got in the queue at 6:55p because this was a general admission show. May we suggest how to avoid conflicts? There is a double set of stairs down to the show and we...More

Thank Mary K
Reviewed 25 May 2017

It's your usual large city historic theater. I'm not ah, a big person by any means but felt crammed in my seat. You might feel a little claustrophobic at a sold out show. Restrooms kinda industrial. Bring cash if you want drinks...a lot of cash.

1  Thank juliethelibrarian
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Easy freeway access. Only $5 for parking at the 6th street ramp. Several and large restrooms. Comfy seats (box) with excellent sight lines. Just feels really open and spacious. Acoustics were excellent for Herb Albert. Will be watching for future shows to attend.

Thank TheOpsDoctor
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We've seen several shows here, it's such a neat place. Great acoustics, great seats, great views. Love these old theatres.

Thank Bobby A
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We saw Tarzan at the Taft Theatre in March 2017. The show was great. All of the actors and sets flowed and kept us entertained. I liked the ambience of the theatre, but the seating though plush did not leave enough legroom for tall people....More

Thank Oakbug
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Saw Norah Jones at this venue and the acoustics were amazing. Only flaw is that the seating is rather close together so you feel a bit squeezed in. Otherwise very nice intimate venue with good views from all seats, even in the back balcony.

Thank Azim S
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Obtained special tickets for a preview of the Cincinnati Symphony and the Pops - before they go to China later in the month. The music was WONDERFUL... The Taft is a beautiful building. The paintings on the walls and ceilings were just beautiful... We sat...More

Thank OHIOBuckeye58
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Went to the Taft Theater to watch a play with my family. My son's school allowed us to purchase discounted tickets and it gave us a chance to see how well my son could sit still through a performance. The Taft Theater looks as though...More

Thank potatochip1
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The Children's Theater at the Taft Theater provided a wonderful presentation of the Wizard of Oz . The theater was beautiful and a wonderful introduction of theater for children.

Thank PK209
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8 March 2016|
Response from Dianna E |
Hank Williams Jr. played there in '73. He was only one on show. Another show around that time was Tammy Wynette and George Jones together (no air at the time and ridiculously hot:)