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Children's Theatre Company

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Address: 2400 Third Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404-3597
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+1 612-874-0400
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 17:00
Sat 09:00 - 14:00

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Saw numerous shows over the years

If you live in the area and have kids this is a must! We have seen a dozen different productions and have never been disappointed. They have shows for kids of various ages and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 January 2017
philadelphia pa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

If you live in the area and have kids this is a must! We have seen a dozen different productions and have never been disappointed. They have shows for kids of various ages and the production value is amazing. We lived in St. Paul for 4 years and had season tickets. It was worth every penny. I think my favorite... More 

Thank rockford86
Maplewood, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

This was our second time to see Cinderella put on by this amazing theatre company. Although the take on this classic was a bit different than the first time we saw it, it was equally entertaining for us as well as our 6 year old granddaughter. This is a rather madcap, athletic show that just can't be beat. Every production... More 

Thank Michael W
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

This was by far the most entertaining event ever. The audience participation was wonderful and the play kept you on your toes the whole time. Lots of laughter ensued during the play. I will come back once again when it comes back to the Children's Theatre.

Thank C-psalms119
Santa Monica, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We really loved the performance of "Cinderella" ( Nov 2016). Our entire family was laughing and enjoying the show.

Thank Wiscostef
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This was a wonderful production full of sight gags, players exchanging conversation with the audience and silly costume and scenery tricks that make children and adults laugh. With all this to laugh about it did not seem possible for kids to think the poor misbehaving puppet was in real danger but getting quite an adventure. The five person cast was... More 

Thank TrekkerSue
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

This place is made up of brilliant artists and performers. We have been here many times and never disappoints. All ages in our house live CTC. Bravo to the talent and thank you!

Thank clickgirl77
Big Lake, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

it was awesome!! we went as a daycare class from ages 3 to 13 and loved it! they even offered sound proof headphones for the kids i reccomend! it was just...amazing.we are going again with 3 to 16 years! we viseted the museum downstaris too!

Thank daycareteachertravel
Stillwater, MN
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

We brought our 4th grade daughters to Diary of a Wimpy Kid and they had a really good time. The show is very professional and the acoustics in their theater are excellent. I would say a good show for kids up to 12 years old.

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Amery, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

About a year ago, my friends and I went to go see How the Grinch Stole Christmas. I was not expecting how well organized this company was and how amazingly affordable it was! Overall, I was very satisfied.

1 Thank baileybug02
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

We've been to 3-4 shows a year at the Children's Theater Company for the past decade. Without exception, every show we've seen on the main stage has been wonderful. Some of the smaller stage shows haven't been quite as amazing, but still very enjoyable and a fun day. We just saw "Diary of a Wimpy Kid - The Musical" this... More 

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