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Hopkins Center for the Arts

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Spaulding Auditorium

The theater holds about 900 people. There is a café adjacent to the theater that is good for a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Grant D
The Architecture doesn't fit

But the centre is a great gathering place and the auditoriaum sees many great events. Great... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
Vancouver, Canada
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2 weeks ago
“Spaulding Auditorium”
10 Jul 2018
“The Architecture doesn't fit”
The Hopkins Center’s mission is to ignite and sustain a passion for the arts within Dartmouth and its greater community and to provide the core educational environment for the study, creation and presentation of the arts.
4 Wheelock St, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755-8002
+1 603-646-2422
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The theater holds about 900 people. There is a café adjacent to the theater that is good for a light snack (especially the cookies) before or after the show. The Hood Museum of Art is right next door with free admission. Many shows do sell...More

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Reviewed July 10, 2018

But the centre is a great gathering place and the auditoriaum sees many great events. Great Student centre.

Thank 15ann250
Reviewed September 14, 2017

Two good-sized theaters with music, movies, dance, drama. Small galleries with edgy exhibits contrast with a case containing silver made by Paul Revere. The "Hop Stop" has free family performances. Master classes can be viewed for free. Student choruses, student drama in progress - always...More

1  Thank fia-alexander
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Excellent movie series, superb visiting artists occasionally visit for one night, and also has eating places for a quick bite.

Thank rzamenhof
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Lots of posters and notices - if there isn't a production on it seems there soon will be! Go inside, the display cases to the right house exquisite examples of New England Sliverware. The little jug in my picture couldn't be more perfect unless you...More

Thank Kate O
Reviewed November 11, 2016

My wife and I have attended a number of events here, from Ken Burns appearances (introducing new PBS projects) to plays put on by the Dartmouth theater arts dept. There are also a number of musical events during the year, mostly chamber music and other...More

Thank Idjit
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Great venue for seeing a performance. Not a big place; very intimate and acoustics are good. Since it is at Dartmouth you have all of the nightlife options for before and after the show.

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Love going to concerts here. Handel Society and other student groups plus lots of outside artists known and up and coming. Seating and sound good for all.

Thank bonkerslady
Reviewed August 16, 2016

I have always admired the architecture of the Hopkins Center with its close resemblance to Lincoln Center in NYC. When I first moved to the Upper Valley, I could walk to the Hop and hear great orchestras, such as the Chicago Symphony. Now it is...More

Thank Bear59
Reviewed July 9, 2016

Lots of entertainment options, low priced and some free. Music, movies, theater. Very good, a great asset for the community!

Thank Trekandmore
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