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Phoenix Theatre

100 E McDowell Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1648
+1 602-254-2151
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Great value for your entertainment dollar

The quality of set, actors, and shows is excellent. There really isn't a bad seat in this smaller... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
MeezTravels
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Phoenix, Arizona
Local favorite

Best musical theatre venue in central Phoenix and perhaps the valley. Solid professional level... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2017
lsoller
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Phoenix, Arizona
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The largest producing regional theatre company in the Valley, Phoenix Theatre offers more programs and experiences than any other. With over 400 performances on multiple stages and thriving education and outreach programs, we inspire more than 100,000 citizens every year.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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100 E McDowell Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1648
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

The quality of set, actors, and shows is excellent. There really isn't a bad seat in this smaller venue. When Les Mis Broadway troupe performed, it brought the audience to tears. Amazing acoustics and colocation with the Phoenix Art Museum are two other reasons why...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

Best musical theatre venue in central Phoenix and perhaps the valley. Solid professional level work...after a fine Mama Mia and an edgier Hedvig and the Angry Itch, Newsies is now running. Also Tuna Christmas and musical cabarets. Michael Barnard is the managing director and long-time...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

On the small side but very clean and modernized. Is in a complex shared by the Phoenix Art Museum which is a blessing because it gives the theater a very clean, safe, comfortable feel. Doors open into a garden-type atmosphere with trees, cafe, walkways, works...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2017

All seats are great with excellent sound and vision lines. Great bar drinks! Show are very well produced with great variety.

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Just attended PT's production of Mama Mia. Having lived near NYC for years with the opportunity to attend Broadway musicals on a regular basis, I can say Phoenix Theatre can hold its own with the big boys. Talented actors with impressive credentials and even more...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This venue is the best!!! Great plays, fabulous talent, and easy parking and an intimate theatre. Every seat in the house is a good seat!!

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Darling, comfortable little theater. Quality stage, great singers, comfortable seats. Full bar and little bistro to eat at. Wonderful experience!

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Reviewed 15 September 2017

This is NOT Broadway. The shows are relatively well done, but while the direction appears to be superb, the actors don't seem to get it. We've seen four shows here. I can't recommend any of them. Located next to the Phoenix Art Museum (which has...More

Thank Vegascr1
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

This theater company does a superb job. Theaters are small and intimate so the audience is always close to the performers. The quality of the productions and acting is great. I highly recommend this as a great entertainment venue. The wine bar is open prior...More

Thank Jim H
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

I love this theater. There are three theaters here and every play that I have seen is first-rate. The bar and restaurant are wonderful. Nice menu with sandwiches and other delicious things to eat before or after the theater performance. The atmosphere is fantastic. Sit...More

Thank Linda A
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I am sorry but do not know...check directly...
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mama mia---------- till the end of sept
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Response from Hannah G | Reviewed this property |
There is no obstructed view, and we sat left lodge.Theater is small, and intimate.
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