We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Geva Theatre Center

Open Now: 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Open today: 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Share
Review Highlights
Easy location for a city event!

Recently went to see "Hair" at GEVA and it was a wonderful experience. First there is easily... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
cricketg1
,
Farmington, New York
Best local Profesdional Theater!

GEVA never ceases to amaze - great selection of shows, excellent sound, and a new food service area... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Ed Maier or Bar... M
via mobile
Read all 301 reviews
18
All photos (18)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
About
Open Now
Hours Today: 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
-2°
Nov
-6°
Dec
-3°
-10°
Jan
Contact
75 Woodbury Blvd, Rochester, NY 14607-1717
Website
585-232-Geva
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Rochester
from US$16.00
More Info
from US$15.00
More Info
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 12, 2013

The only equity theatre in Rochester, Geva has been oustanding for decades. I'm not the regular season subscriber that I used to be but that doesn't stop me from going downtown to visit several times a year and enjoy great performances. I'm not always the...More

3  Thank Brian M
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed October 10, 2013

Geva Theatre gave our opening night tickets (seats we bought for the whole season) away to local "celebrities" and government officials on their opening night. No warning, no explanation...except the obvious - we weren't important enough. We'd supported Geva for ages as it struggled along...More

5  Thank dshadow205
Reviews (301)
Filter reviews
301 results
Traveller rating
238
53
7
1
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
238
53
7
1
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviews christmas carol regional theater great theatre no bad seats million dollar quartet pre show live theatre cast members intimate setting nice venue easy parking production stage season intermission acting play
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 301 reviews
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Recently went to see "Hair" at GEVA and it was a wonderful experience. First there is easily accessible parking within very short walking distance. That is a huge plus for an old lady with bad knees. There isn't a bad seat in the house, a...More

1  Thank cricketg1
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

GEVA never ceases to amaze - great selection of shows, excellent sound, and a new food service area with a great menu. Come for a meal before the show!

1  Thank Ed Maier or Bar... M
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

GEVA is a highly respected regional theater with shows ranging from Hair, Million Dollar Quartet and more. Road shows as well as national casts. Their Next Theater is often host to original, off-Broadway and small-scale productions in an intimate setting. December brings A Christmas Carol--an...More

Thank winkone
Reviewed October 2, 2018

The best theater. Not really a bad seat in the house. During the course of a season, there is something for everyone. A special hint, pre-order and pay for dessert and coffee before you go into the show and it will be waitiing for you...More

1  Thank Meghan M
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Geva is a great place to see plays and even musicals. We attended HAIR and while the musical is dated, the performers were exceptional. Our only criticism was the intense loudness of the sound system. Often the high decibels drown out the words and it...More

Thank TBBXRR
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Geva is a gem as far as live theatre in the ROC goes. While smaller than most live theatres the productions are professional, the acoustics quite good and because the stage is rounded the performances feel more up close and personal. In the past year...More

1  Thank JoeKupe
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We have over the years attended wonderful live plays at the Geva Theatre. It is an evening out that we all look forward to as going to New York to see plays is quite costly and time consuming. Going to a play at Geva allows...More

Thank Ginger6677
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

This is a great little theater! We are lucky to have a theater in Rochester that brings so many great plays! It is always a fun time. The plays are diverse and bring cultural interesting shows.

1  Thank Mara B
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

What a place, all seats are good. The clients and staff were amazingly gracious with our fairly loud young ladies. We had an amazing time and everyone cried. The actors are incredible.

1  Thank NancyJoW64
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

I've been to several shows in the past few years plays, musicals, one man shows, and each time experience unique and inspiring performances. Every opportunity that presents itself I would attend a Geva production due to the quality of acting, not to mention the innovative...More

1  Thank Susan K
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 29 nearby hotels
Hilton Garden Inn Rochester Downtown
553 reviews
.50 km away
Hyatt Regency Rochester
186 reviews
.52 km away
Inn On Broadway
163 reviews
.57 km away
Rochester Riverside Hotel
170 reviews
.64 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,467 nearby restaurants
Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
2,163 reviews
.29 km away
The Owl House
260 reviews
.42 km away
Osteria Rocco
130 reviews
.37 km away
Dac Hoa Restaurant
28 reviews
.52 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 279 nearby attractions
The Strong National Museum of Play
1,949 reviews
.26 km away
Eastman Theatre
122 reviews
.70 km away
Blue Cross Arena
79 reviews
.50 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
jsh6200
June 26, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from 342emiliom | Reviewed this property |
Better to check directly with the Theater, via phone +1 (585) 232-4382‬.
0
Votes
Kevin S
August 5, 2016|
Answer
Response from Naphtali H | Reviewed this property |
A nice improvement
0
Votes