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We try to get here at least once a year. Never a disappointment. Their newer restaurant Cast and... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
926scottk
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Excelsior, Minnesota
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The theatre smelled musty. Not sure if that’s because we have had incredibly hot humid weather or... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2018
Venture465502
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We try to get here at least once a year. Never a disappointment. Their newer restaurant Cast and Cru also has amazing food.

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Reviewed August 16, 2018

"Beehive" is yet another in a long line of musical productions intent on capturing an era. The music is from the 60s, an important decade in modern American history, and the music of the time certain reflects the times, and the changes that occured over...More

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Maureen K, Manager at Old Log Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

We get comments about a musty odor in our theatre during the summer and particularly after it rains. We professionally clean all areas in and around our stage, seating, and HVAC system on a regular basis. We have a 60 year old HVAC system that...More

Reviewed August 16, 2018

The Old Log has been one of our favorite venues for many years and we always get a gang together to check out the new shows - which we did recently. The show was great fun but we had a bizarre experience in the bar...More

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Maureen K, Manager at Old Log Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

We do apologize for your experience with our internal miscommunication. It was discussed and clarified after you brought it to our attention. Our Thursday promotional vouchers are good before and after the show. Once again, I am sorry for your experience and and invite you...More

Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

The theatre smelled musty. Not sure if that’s because we have had incredibly hot humid weather or just an indication of age. The performers were great; still humming Son of a Preacher Man a week later! Loved the message of the show and ending with...More

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Maureen K, Manager at Old Log Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

We get comments about a musty odor in our theatre during the summer's high humidity and and particularly after it rains. We professionally clean all areas in and around our stage, seating, and HVAC system on a regular basis. We have a 60 year old...More

Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

It had been several years since my last visit to The Old Log Theater. The lobby has been beautifully remodeled. We purchased tickets the night of the show and had Row 10, Center seating. “Beehive” was upbeat and entertaining .........fun hearing and singing along to...More

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Maureen K, Manager at Old Log Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Thank you for coming back to the Old Log. We are glad you enjoyed your time here and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed August 2, 2018

We were here for BEEHIVE. As soon as we walked in we knew there might be some issues. The sign on the bar read something like this- "YES-YES you may bring your drinks into the theater" This is never good. Of course not everyone who...More

Thank Patricia M
Maureen K, Manager at Old Log Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

We apologize for the distraction from the show by some guests. We have ushers during the shows and would suggest you contact one to advise them of the disruptive behavior. We have instructed our ushers to be aware of these distractions in the future. Thank...More

Reviewed June 19, 2018

The Old Log Theater has been around a long time, and provides excellent entertainment. WE just saw Guys and Dolls, and while the piece is very dated, it was handled with skill and sophistication, and we had a great time. Excellent singing, dancing and acting;...More

Thank Don K
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Production of “Guys and Dolls” was amazing! Acoustics are excellent. Small venue allows for excellent seating. Actors were engaging. We had not been to the Old Log in years and recalled at that time it smelled very musty. As we walked in, it was still...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

We saw Guys and Dolls. It was a great play and the actors were all good. I have always like this theater. One downfall is they don’t include a dinner anymore. They have a separate restaurant in the building, and it’s hard to get reservations.

Thank rkubesh
Reviewed June 3, 2018

Just saw Guys and Dolls - fantastic production. Lots of talent, great vocals, great orchestra, great choreography. Fantastic seating - the theater itself is wonderful. Before the show you can visit the restaurant, I didn't this time. Or during intermission, there is a very nice...More

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I’m not sure what park you mean at Old Log Theater. Parking is free. Walking around outside is free. You pay for tickets to see a show and you pay for food and drinks.
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Our theatre is set up in two sections: Front section Rows 1-15/Seats 1-25 and Back Section Rows 16-25/Seats 1-20. We have side aisles only, no middle aisle. Patrons who prefer center viewing generally choose seats 11-15... More
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