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Orpheum Theatre

910 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1883
+1 612-339-7007
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Very poor seats with no leg room

Old theatres like this one are beautiful and we had a chance to go there and see a great play... read more

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Pete_and_Tara
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Lino Lakes, Minnesota
Great place to see a show

We have season tickets to the musical theater series - we love going the seats are wonderful, the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
diane_StPaul
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Saint Paul
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910 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1883
Downtown
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+1 612-339-7007
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Reviewed today

Old theatres like this one are beautiful and we had a chance to go there and see a great play recently. The problem is there is no way to enjoy the experience if the seat you are in is incredibly uncomfortable. If a person is...More

Thank Pete_and_Tara
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have season tickets to the musical theater series - we love going the seats are wonderful, the staff is friendly and efficient, parking is eas. We just love our Broadway on Hennepin Saturdays.

Thank diane_StPaul
Reviewed 30 December 2017

front row of balcony is great seats, but one row up may actually be better, since there is a bar right about eye level. i am so glad we got the chance to see the Phantom in this beautiful theater. i used restroom before show...More

Thank wren32
Reviewed 23 December 2017

We saw Phantom of the Opera on Dec 14 to celebrate my husband. The Theatre is a historic venue. It has renovations over the years keeping with the original decor. The Phantom of the Opera performance was amazing although different adaptation than we have seen...More

Thank mhans4
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

I was here for The Phantom of the Opera, which was outstanding! The theater is beautiful and staff did a good job getting everyone checked through the entrance and seated at a good pace. Balcony seats close to front row were excellent. Even off to...More

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

I was in town for a show at the Orpheum Theater and I was extremely impressed. The theater is well maintained and clean. All the staff was friendly and professional even with the large crowd. I hope to come back and see another show here!

Thank Ryan O
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Was here for a production of the Nutcracker ballet. Delighted to see a full house. The lobby, while small, has beautifully restored artwork. Theatre itself has good sight lines and very nice restoration. However, the seating capacity greatly exceeds what the hallways or restrooms can...More

Thank Andrew E
Reviewed 4 December 2017

I saw the Moscow Ballet's Nutcracker Suite, which was very beautifully done. But I was terribly cramped on the first floor. My knees were pushed up against the seat in front of me and when I stood up I could hardly walk. The view of...More

Thank Virginiarosemarie
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We’ve been to the Orpheum many times now. It is a nice intimate venue to watch a show. It is historic and ornate. I haven’t been to a Broadway show yet but it should be a great spot. There are so many delicious restaurants and...More

Thank 386trugrit
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Watching the taping of "Wait, Wait...Don't Tell Me" was painful. Seats are much too cramped (at least balcony seating). I have been there previously, on the main floor, an don't recall being cramped.

Thank Quist17
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JC J
14 December 2017|
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Response from Kat L |
It depends which section you are in, since there are four row HH in the building. If you are looking at tickets for Phantom, yes, the balcony obstructs the top half of the stage. Which I personally believe is poor planning... More
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JC J
14 December 2017|
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Response from Debra S | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure what you mean when saying HH but know I planned to take my elderly mother to see Annie and they put us at the end of the row so it would be easier for her. She is handicapped. I am not sure what they do about... More
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HereWeGoNow2014
14 September 2017|
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Response from Megz S | Reviewed this property |
Most of the time it is equipment like lighting or sound.
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