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Earl Smith Strand Theatre

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Address: 117 N Park Sq NE, Marietta, GA 30060-1971
Phone Number: +1 770-293-0080
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Earl Smith Strand Theater

We were there for a play. My problem was getting someone's attention to help me go down via electric chair. Other then that it was an enjoyable evening for us.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 October 2016
Kadriye C
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Marietta
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Marietta
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We were there for a play. My problem was getting someone's attention to help me go down via electric chair. Other then that it was an enjoyable evening for us.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

No doubt the Strand is and will be a cornerstone of the revitalized Marietta Square. It's a very nice theater. The plays I've seen there are fine populist fare with enthusiastic audiences. However, I've seen two movies there, and for the life of me could not figure out why the audience was laughing at all the "old fashioned" film making.... More 

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Marietta, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The venue has been beautifully and carefully restored. My wife and I have been to a number of concerts at the Strand and we love the place. Acoustics are great, they offer a bar and waiters. You couldn't ask for more, unless the Strand paid for the tickets.

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Delray Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Went on our own independent your of Marietta's Square and ended up at Earl Smith Strand. Theater reminds me of movie theaters I went to growing up. Make the Strand just one of the stops while visiting the Marietta Square.

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Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

This building has stood in downtown Marietta for decades. I sold tickets there back in the day and sat under the marque lights and it was wonderful. This is where I got the love of movies! This theatre still has a wonderful stage so not only live shows are here but also movies. There is a main floor and a... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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31 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Love the Strand ..... reminds you of yesteryear at the movies or play. The Strand is a cornerstone of history for Downtown Marietta and is a Fox Theatre in the minature. They provide a broad spectrum of entertainment for all ages.

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1 Thank Jeff T
Smyrna, GA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Love the Strand and all it offers. I have been to the Strand many times but this was my first time taking in the parade. The view of the 4th parade was outstanding. Plenty of drinks available as well as air condition on a sunny day. Can't miss in Marietta.

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Marietta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

Love coming here to see a movie and especially enjoy the sing-along beforehand, though that makes my daughter cringe. I am so glad they renovated and restored this wonderful venue.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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39 reviews
25 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

This Old Theater on the Square in Downtown Marietta, GA is simply magnificent and the organ is awesome. It was redone and reopened in 2009 and is well worth the visit. They don't make theaters like this anymore and the history is very interesting. A bunch of us from the Woodstock Senior Center had a tour here in January of... More 

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Thank jthemurf
Marietta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

I have been to numerous shows at the Strand. it is a small venue with great sound acoustics. Various shows are scheduled during the year at affordable costs.

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