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Centaur Theatre

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453 Saint-Francois-Xavier, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2T1, Canada
+1 514-288-3161
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Enjoyable Evening in Old Montreal

We attended a preview performance of "The 39 Steps" at the Centaur Theatre in mid November 2017... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
Manchester, Connecticut, United States
English theatre in Montreal

Really great and original productions AND AFFORDABLE!! Located in the Old Port so you can have a... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2017
Montreal, Canada
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Quality English-language theater productions are regularly scheduled at this theater, located in the Old Stock Exchange building.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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453 Saint-Francois-Xavier, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2T1, Canada
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
+1 514-288-3161
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

We attended a preview performance of "The 39 Steps" at the Centaur Theatre in mid November 2017. We had visited Old Montreal in June 2017 but no plays were being offered during that time. Being intrigued by the fact that the theatre was housed in...More

Thank Yuki626
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Really great and original productions AND AFFORDABLE!! Located in the Old Port so you can have a great walkabout the area and then see a play! I really like Saturday afternoon shows because they are super inexpensive and when its cold out? A great way...More

Thank 14Montreal
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the one-man show "Playing with Fire" which had a limited run at the Centaur. The theatre itself is located in Old Montreal, is small enough to provide an intimate feel, but big enough to get a good theatre experience. All the productions...More

Thank Muffin M
Reviewed 11 October 2017

My wife and I have been going to the Centaur since our university days back in 1968 and of course we have seen some great plays and a few we could have missed. But Playing with Fire ranks among the best, if not the best,...More

Thank Vacrelax
Reviewed 10 October 2017

My partner and I saw "Playing with Fire" and it was absolutely outstanding. We were in town for one night only and I don't think we could have spent it in a better way. It is a credit to Sean Smyth that it's a two...More

Thank arkd92
Reviewed 6 October 2017

A group of us went to see this play about the life of Theo Fleury, a former but troubled star hockey player. A one man show featuring one of the best acting jobs I've ever seen, stage or screen. It was powerful, personal, moving, dramatic;...More

Thank Jimbo_Munro
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This theater is so amazing and right in Old Montreal. We visited in Aug 2016 saw a play with my daughter and mom and stayed close by at the Marriott. There was a discussion with the director before the play and it was very interesting....More

Thank caminobound2014
Reviewed 17 May 2017

After many, many years, I met a couple of girlfriends to see an excellent play called Bed & Breakfast. The theatre was intimate, seats comfortable with lots of leg room - not too cold & not too hot. The play was excellent! Loved it! However,...More

Thank Marie M
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I have been there at least 10 times and every time it's just amazing! You can't go wrong with Centaur. So if you happen to pass by and there's a play, go and see it. You won't regret it. And even if like me, you...More

2  Thank Kaline H
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The show has such was nice but here the problem, if you are 5 feet 10 inches or more make Shure you get a aisle seat or else you will be seating with your knees toward your fore head, not comfortable at all .most of...More

1  Thank Stephen G
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
The historic centre of Montreal, Vieux-Port is home to
some of the city's most antiquated buildings and
picturesque streets. Along the waters of the St.
Lawrence River, the bank of Old Port features museums,
festivals, food stalls, and outdoor athletics, a
celebrated part of the city that explodes into
fireworks displays on warm summer nights. At its
centre, street performers and artists compete with
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Jane G
20 February 2016|
Response from tommio2013 | Reviewed this property |
TCentaur theatre is closed during the Summer months. Their last plays are in May and they begin again in the Fall. But we do have the world's greatest festivals in Montreal during the Summer. The Montreal Jazz Festival... More