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Tempe Center for the Arts

700 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281-5293
+1 480-350-2822
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Beautiful Place - Great Broadway Show!

My wife and I went to the musical "42nd St" with Debbie Boone, Charles Shaughnessy and Eloise... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Donovan M
Beautiful Contemporary Venue With a View

This is a great place to see a concert. There are several theaters, different sizes. The small... read more

Reviewed March 10, 2018
Roberta R
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Gold Canyon, Arizona
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“comedy” (4 reviews)
“performance” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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700 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281-5293
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+1 480-350-2822
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went to the musical "42nd St" with Debbie Boone, Charles Shaughnessy and Eloise Kropp. My wife's favorite was Eloise, who did the Choreography and played Anytime Annie - but I thought Debbie was the best singer and Charles was the best...More

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Reviewed March 10, 2018

This is a great place to see a concert. There are several theaters, different sizes. The small Lakeshore Room which holds jazz performances is gorgeous, with a view of Tempe Town Lake and airplanes approaching Sky Harbor Airport. They have occasional free music on Friday...More

Thank Roberta R
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Reviewed August 18, 2017

We were here for a Batare performance. It was a fantastic performance. The theater was very comfortable. The building had great views and beautiful art. This would be a great venue to host an event. Take the time to walk around the grounds and across...More

Thank Sonja M
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Reviewed May 11, 2017

This is one of the art centers that has distinct atmosphere. If you go for a event, make sure you spend some time at the patio enjoying the view of the water and the park.

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Reviewed April 15, 2017

The view from the Tempe Center for the Arts is amazing and a beautiful place for a stroll or rent an area for a wedding. The music in the lobby on Friday nights is always fabulous. However, the regular Comedy review is not worth the...More

Thank Kathie M
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Reviewed February 23, 2017

My first time to the Tempe Center for the Arts was January 14 where I saw Carmen Lundy. Beautiful venue, free parking and incredible entertainment. You can't go wrong with a show here. Intimacy with your favorite performers, a cool vibe and fantastic acoustics. Can't...More

Thank Rebecca T
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Reviewed January 8, 2017

While I went there to see a friend perform in this excellent production of Guys & Dolls, the theater itself almost stole the show. This is, by far, the best local city venue I have seen. The location next to Tempe Town Lake, the spectacular...More

Thank Bill C
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Reviewed December 20, 2016

I took 5 of my grand daughter's to see this and they all loved it. It held all of the girls attention with the great music, singing, the story and the sets. The singing was some of the best I have heard! The acting was...More

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Reviewed September 3, 2016

For a local company they are great. All seats in the theater are great. The price is very affordable. Just saw My Fair Lady and am looking forward to Guys and Dolls in January 2017. If you get a chance to catch a showing, don't...More

Thank Diane S
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Reviewed August 28, 2016

After sending an email to VetTix regarding this incident, Tempe Center for the Arts emailed an apology and made things right. I was not able to see My Fair Lady, but they gave us tickets to see Guys and Dolls in January. Works out great...More

Thank Susan L
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January 8, 2017|
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Response from Diane S | Reviewed this property |
We were just there for Guys and Dolls, done wonderfully, if you are in town during a show I would say definitely get tickets.
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