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Great local talent

This is a hidden treasure for a local playhouse!! The talent is great, the prices are very... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2017
Cottonwood, California
Great fun theater with great local talent

We have really enjoyed the class presentations done by really talented local players... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2015
Redding, California
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2 Oct 2017
“Great local talent”
3 Jun 2015
“Great fun theater with great local talent”
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1620 E Cypress Ave, Redding, CA 96002-1356
+1 530-221-1028
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

This is a hidden treasure for a local playhouse!! The talent is great, the prices are very reasonable, and closing nights they have a nice appetizer bar. They will be moving soon to a larger and much nicer location.

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Reviewed June 3, 2015

We have really enjoyed the class presentations done by really talented local players over many years. We look forward to the new theater and the continued great playes. This is now a little theater but lots of fun and personal ! Do you and your...More

Thank pharmgreg
Reviewed May 27, 2015

We have been attending Riverfront Playhouse for 20+ years and I regret whenever we miss one single play. The talent in Redding and environs is truly amazing; this is not the big city, but the drama, comedy, and musical talent in "Superior California" is BIG!...More

Thank Sylvia O
Reviewed November 8, 2014

This little theater has great productions in a small theater setting. There is seating on two sides with the stage occupying lots of the area in the room. You get a close up view of the performers from where you have seats. My only negative...More

1  Thank CalLuv2TravelGal
Reviewed October 11, 2014

Check the schedule. Local players with much professional talent and a wide varuety of plays. Open weekends. An inexpensuve way to spend an eveing.

1  Thank Cat L
Reviewed October 7, 2014

We enjoy this place it gives us seniors something to look forward too the locals are not great actors but that's what makes it so darn fun

Thank Helen T
Reviewed July 29, 2014

A nice spot to spend an evening. For a community the size of Redding the talent is often surprisingly good. They are normally best at light comedy. For the past few years they have been trying to move out of their present cubby-hole location into...More

Thank Pat w
Reviewed April 15, 2014

I so enjoy taking in the performances at Riverfront and strongly urge you to see what great talent we have in the north state. For such a small venue, the stage is always a work of art, and the actors are just as good as...More

Thank Diana G
Reviewed April 15, 2014

A small venue for plays. There has been tremendous talent in some of the plays. Check out the website to see if a play is currently showing. If you're sure you want to see the play, it is best to purchase tickets ahead of time...More

Thank Beverly2505
Reviewed March 4, 2014

We have been members of the Playhouse for many years and will welcome the new building downtown. The staff is always helpful, the plays well thought out and the budding actors are GrEaT!

1  Thank drtdaniel
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