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Rosebud Theatre

110-1st Ave W, Rosebud, Alberta T0J 2T0, Canada
+1 800-267-7553
Review Highlights
Yummy food and great entertainment

Another annual kick-off to the Christmas season. We were there on a Wednesday, having travelled... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2017
Never fails to impress

This was my fifth time seeing a rosebud theatre show. I keep coming back because the company always... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2017
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Nestled in a cozy river valley just one hour east of Calgary or 25 minutes west of Drumheller, Rosebud is home to Alberta's largest rural professional theatre, Rosebud Theatre. This vibrant tourist and fine arts attraction is visited by over thirty thousand people every year. Escape to Rosebud for a relaxing game of golf, art galleries, eclectic shopping, sumptuous dining, peaceful accommodations and casual camping. With plays running from March to December, Rosebud offers an "adventure of the heart".
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  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“spitfire grill” (12 reviews)
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“buffet dinner” (10 reviews)
110-1st Ave W, Rosebud, Alberta T0J 2T0, Canada
+1 800-267-7553
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

Another annual kick-off to the Christmas season. We were there on a Wednesday, having travelled from Calgary with a group of retired teachers and their companions (two full buses!) As in previous years, the buffet lunch was plentiful, varied and yummy. The addition of the...More

Thank carrie808
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

This was my fifth time seeing a rosebud theatre show. I keep coming back because the company always chooses amazing scripts and puts on an amazing production. The actor are always very good. Each one of them always plays the characters spot on. The meal...More

Thank JN1223
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Once a year we make a trip to Rosebud to attend a play. On this occasion it was Cariboo Magi a rather different take on the retelling of the Christmas Story. It takes place during the gold rush in the 1800s. The language used to...More

3  Thank peonygarden
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Great live theatre "Spitfire Grill." The meal before dinner was excellent. The various desserts were to die for. This is one of those experiences that are not to be missed and you will remember for years.

Thank anthiso
Reviewed 2 September 2017

This is the production and outcome of the Rosebud School of the Arts and features guest actors, the instructors, and students. They offer two stages and two streams of shows throughout the year. The range is wide, including some very heavy drama, some lighter comedies,...More

Thank GrantAlford
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

What a gem. A lovely place on its own, add in a stellar theatre performance c/w an amazing buffet and some great friends and bam! you have had an epic day. Bring your friends and family or go solo, browse the shops, chat to the...More

Thank PartagasCat
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Went with friends to see "Spitfire Grill". The whole production was top-notch. Great acting, singing and even live music! If you are looking for something special to do, this is the place. Prior to the performance is a buffet meal served at the "Mercantile "-...More

1  Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We saw The Spitfire Grill presentation and we were thoroughly impressed, this being our first visit. The players were professional and the the performance was moving. Our 12.5 year old granddaughter, an aspiring thespian, enjoyed the show and was able to relate to the theme...More

Thank Clark B
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I saw the production The Spitfire Grill after the brunch served at the Mercantile. Brunch was a similar buffet to the evening meal and had a good variety of dishes and desserts. Although the performance is a musical, as the program notes...More

Thank Marjorie S
Reviewed 5 August 2017

A professional musician from Wales, I was taken to Rosebud by Canadian friends with whom I was staying in Calagary. I had little idea of what to expect but I loved this delightful little hamlet in the middle of the praire. We had a lovely...More

Thank meopi76
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Cathy N
11 August 2017|
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Response from Norah K | Reviewed this property |
Avoid jeans and tshirts,so casual business dress would be appropriate. Nothing too fancy and remember a light sweater might be helpful m
24 June 2017|
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Response from scottie552 | Reviewed this property |
You pick up your tickets at the desk in the entrance to the Mercantile building.
JoAnne D
14 September 2016|
Response from Mark L | Property representative |
Matinee meals start being served at 11 am. There is no set seating time. Give yourself at least an hour to enjoy the meal. If you come earlier in the meal time, you'll have time to check out the gift shops, museum, art... More