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St. Clair College Capitol Theatre

238 King St W, Chatham, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N7M 1E7, Canada
+1 519-380-0174
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Great night out

I thought the building was lovely and was great show but there no parking had to walk a distance... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
raylene s
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Chatham, Canada
So much fun at the musicals

I was not one for musicals but my daughter preforms in them so I go out to them and actually enjoy... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Mike P
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The Chatham Capitol Theatre is a 1208-seat performing arts centre in the heart of downtown Chatham that presents over 100 performances and 75 films annually.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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238 King St W, Chatham, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N7M 1E7, Canada
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+1 519-380-0174
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I thought the building was lovely and was great show but there no parking had to walk a distance. When you go to place like this so you want to dress nice so not fun walking far in high heels.

Thank raylene s
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I was not one for musicals but my daughter preforms in them so I go out to them and actually enjoy them. The audience usually gets into them with some help from the actors it's a great theatre to watch any preforming arts or music...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

All I can say is WOW!!! I was always curious about how true to the original albums this collection of musicians was. This is NOT A COVER BAND, if my eyes were closed David Bowie was there. Every note was perfect and every nuance was...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We recently attended Margaret Trudeau's talk - which was excellent, but the Capital Theatre was as well. In fact, everything about it was positive. From the staff and service to the beautiful building itself. Very highly recommended.

Thank Jim L
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Went to see a play called Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat. We went with a group from our church, as one of the performers attends our church. Everyone was amazing - the children were so good in the play. Had seen the play...More

Thank Margaret F
Lesley G, Manager at St. Clair College Capitol Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2017

Hello Margaret F, Thank you for your review. We thoroughly enjoyed presenting that play for everyone. It was one of our best. Glad you enjoyed it and we hope you come back soon.

Reviewed 25 November 2016

In town the see Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat at the theatre and was quite impressed. For a small town to have a beautiful theatre such as this is so lucky. The seats were very comfortable and the acoustics were excellent (we were near...More

Thank Giller2
Lesley G, Manager at St. Clair College Capitol Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2016

Thank you so much for your review. The past weeks run of Joseph has been so successful. It is wonderful to watch such a talented cast & crew in such a beautiful venue. Hope you come back again. -- Lesley Grand, Manager

Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is a great venue for concerts. The acoustics are good, the seats are comfortable and the staff are friendly and helpful. I also find it refreshing that most, if not all, of the patrons are respectful of their fellow concertgoers and don't talk during...More

Thank HRK1963
Lesley G, Manager at St. Clair College Capitol Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2016

Hi HRK1963, thank you for your review of our venue. We love hearing great things about ourselves! Have a great day.

Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Was here for the Burton Cummings concert. Concert aside, this is a beautiful venue. Wow, totally restored absolutely beautiful. People of Chatham hope you all get a chance if you haven't to attend an event here. Top notch venue, historically renovated, great sound and very...More

Thank gregnkw
Lesley G, Manager at St. Clair College Capitol Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2016

Hello gregnkw, thank you so much for your review. It was a fantastic concert -- one of the best we've had. Thank you for attending.

Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

What a great place to see a show , not a bad seat in the house , the guy doing sound , his name is Spenser is amazing ,,, place was rockin

Thank Bill H
Lesley G, Manager at St. Clair College Capitol Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2016

Hi Bill H, thank you for your review. Yes, our sound guy is Spenser and he is a key member of our staff. I will pass on your comment to him. Have a great day.

Reviewed 17 October 2016

Wonderful venue..the 10 piece band was awesome!! easy parking and several restaurants in walking distance...walk along the Thames River if the weather permits!!

Thank Linda R
Lesley G, Manager at St. Clair College Capitol Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2016

Hello Linda R, thank you for your review. We love being in the downtown core as it provides a super backdrop for our visitors. Hope you come back another time.

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wilsonkimberly810
18 August 2016|
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Response from Lesley G | Property representative |
Hello everyone, Sorry for taking so long to respond to this message. I've been blocked out of my account for a while and am just getting back in. Yes the show originally scheduled for Oct 8 obviously didn't happen. We were... More
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