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Olney Theatre Center

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Address: 2001 Olney Sandy Spring Rd, Olney, MD 20832-1601
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+1 301-924-3400
10:00 - 18:00
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Sat - Sun 12:00 - 17:00

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Great performance on Opening Night of the play PROOF by David Auburn and directed by Jason Loewith.

We saw this play on the Mulitz-Gudelsky stage/ a small intimate setting where we were kept spellbound by the astounding cast. Seasoned actors all and well-directed with a clever... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Highland, Maryland
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Highland, Maryland
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57 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We saw this play on the Mulitz-Gudelsky stage/ a small intimate setting where we were kept spellbound by the astounding cast. Seasoned actors all and well-directed with a clever set. Well done all. Could not have guessed the end!

Thank Highlandlass38
Olney, Maryland, United States
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As a long-time fan, and attendee, of Olney Theatre, I'm happy to do my bit to spread the word. Their productions are consistently memorable. The most recent shows I saw were a beautifully-rendered version of THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK with outstanding performances all around, and the debut of a magic play. One of the features I like best about... More 

Thank Naomi M
Sandy Spring, Maryland
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Wonderful show on the main stage and in the lab theater. Good website. Love the National Players shows in summers, both outdoors and in the historical theater. Something for everyone. We're lucky to have this theater nearby.

Thank Acwg
Aspen Hill, Maryland
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86 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a great local theater that presents plays and musicals and alternative entertainment in a very professional manner and with superb actors, staging, and costumes. Even the orchestra does an amazing job for the musicals. Love having this gem so close to home here in the mid-Montgomery County suburbs of Washington DC.

Thank Elan H
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85 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I was given a gift of 2 orchestra center 2-row tickets to Mary Poppins as a birthday gift. The facility is nice and comfortable. The musical was fabulous. The concessions leave much to be desired.... staffing, offerings, pricing, mixed drink . Parking was very easy.

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223 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

I took my mother to see A Christmas Carol in their smaller theatre. We lived the small venue. Very intimate (seats were quite comfortable as well) It was a single man act performed as Dickens wrote it and sometimes performed it himself. It was outstanding. The actor did a superb job. The staff was excellent. My mother is older and... More 

Thank rpboz
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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Great venue to see show. Every seat in house is good. Poppy and Adam enjoying a coffee in the lobby.

Thank Adam D
Chevy Chase, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 329 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

“Spectacular” may well be one of the most abused adjectives in the English language, but it is a great fit for describing the spectacle of “Mary Poppins” at Olney Theater Center. Everything about the musical is truly mind-boggling: the stage sets, the acting, the music, the dancing, the book, absolutely everything! It would not surprise us one bit to see... More 

Thank Ben_Theretoo406
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141 reviews
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

The OTC is a wonderful venue for enjoying a professional theatrical production. Every seat has a nice view of the stage and the prices were very reasonable. Highly recommend the production of Mary Poppins. As for negatives, the venue is not very conveniently located.

Thank Panacea_Food
Brookeville, Maryland
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86 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

There are actually 3 theaters on the complex. We have attended several shows and the quality of the productions is wonderful. When the holiday season arrives, you must see the one man presentation of "A Christmas Carol". His performance will captivate you!!!!

Thank bobb420ret

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