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Scottsdale Center for the Arts

7380 E 2nd St, Civic Center Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-5604
+1 480-994-2787
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Scottsdale Center for the Arts

The Scottsdale Center for the Arts is a wonderful venue to attend a concert, a play, an art show... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Arthur W
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Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Great small performing arts center

Located in the center of old Scottsdale, the SCPA is the perfect size. There really are no bad... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
vinceo7950
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Phoenix, Arizona
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A cultural must-see when visiting Scottsdale.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“no bad seats” (4 reviews)
“sight lines” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
LOCATION
7380 E 2nd St, Civic Center Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-5604
Downtown Scottsdale
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+1 480-994-2787
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Reviewed yesterday

The Scottsdale Center for the Arts is a wonderful venue to attend a concert, a play, an art show, etc. It is located within Old Town Scottsdale.

Thank Arthur W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located in the center of old Scottsdale, the SCPA is the perfect size. There really are no bad seats. The auditorium is very steep so everyone has a good view of the stage below. performances by nationally recognized artists are held throughout the year. A...More

Thank vinceo7950
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once the only go-to place for the performing arts, there are several other valley Art Centers that keep this place on its toes. During he winter tourist season, there are nearly weekly Free Sunday musical concerts in the grass. There are quite a few Festivals...More

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Reviewed April 25, 2018

This is a must for any art lover visiting Scottsdale! The museum is quite small, but the art is out of this world and definitely worth a visit. They also have a James Turrell here, so I would recommend trying to come around sunrise/sunset.

Thank Rachel S
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

Went to a jazz concert here. Good views from all over theater and excellent acoustics. Good service at the bar.

Thank Harry J
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Reviewed March 14, 2018

Not your usual craft fair. Really nice, upscale art, jewelry, etc. Very nice unique, unusual and tasteful choices. We are always impressed and amazed.

Thank JSKazoo
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

March 9,10,11 2018 Scottsdale Art Festival was a lovely stroll around the grounds . The entire area was host to national artists from all over the US. The art was unique and masterful. The artists were very generous with their time and talent. The tents...More

Thank Nancy M
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

We come from NYC so it’s not easy to impress us with a performing arts center. This one does impress. Not only is it beautiful, but it also offers top notch performers. The sight lines are good everywhere (I’m short so I’m keenly aware of...More

Thank Ruth K
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

One of the best auditoriums for live performances.best acoustics. We had great time . Would love to perform here on every tour.

Thank DMukul
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Saw Megan Hilty perform with Seth Rudestsky with my friend. Our two tickets were all the way to the right but the rows in the theater are curved a bit and they are also nicely graduated (start at top from back of the theater and...More

Thank Diane G
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CubaRudyS
April 30, 2018|
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Response from Kalahun | Reviewed this property |
No, just the large and wonderfully design auditorium. However, there are several museums within walking distance, including one that is almost next door. Note the large amount of outdoor sculpture in the area of Old Town... More
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Patricia B
April 22, 2016|
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Response from grtguy | Reviewed this property |
Don't know but you can go on their website for a complete list - Google them
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