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Rosebud Theatre

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110-1st Ave W, Rosebud, Alberta T0J 2T0, Canada
+1 800-267-7553
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Driving Miss Daisy

My wife and I recently traveled to Rosebud for a Friday matinee of Driving Miss Daisy. The staff... read more

Reviewed today
michael t
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Calgary, Canada
A great play and good buffet meal

We drove out to Rosebud, Alberta to see Wingfield’s Inferno. We started by going to the buffet for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
scottie552
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Calgary, Canada
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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)
“buffet meal” (12 reviews)
“top notch” (11 reviews)
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110-1st Ave W, Rosebud, Alberta T0J 2T0, Canada
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+1 800-267-7553
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Reviewed today

My wife and I recently traveled to Rosebud for a Friday matinee of Driving Miss Daisy. The staff at the restaurant were gracious and helpful. The variety and quality of the food was very good. The performance did not disappoint. As an added bonus it...More

Thank michael t
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove out to Rosebud, Alberta to see Wingfield’s Inferno. We started by going to the buffet for lunch. The price of the buffet is included in the ticket price. The buffet is held in the Mercantile building. The room we were seated in had...More

Thank scottie552
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Have attended the Christmas program for the past two years. The venue, meal, staff , locale and play are just great.

Thank Roy G
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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
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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
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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

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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.

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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
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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
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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
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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
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dndrobson
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.
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JoAnne D
14 September 2016|
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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
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