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Garrick Theatre

16-20 Church Street, Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 1B0, Canada
+1 709-468-5777
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Great Saturday night entertainment right through the summer!

This is the most beautiful theatre and the sound system is fantastic, seats are so comfortable... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2015
donna l
,
mount pearl
Top notch venue

We attended the Garrick Theatre for a music performance. We loved the historic feel of the... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2014
BarbaraGail D
,
St. John's Newfoundland
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WE'RE A BIG CITY VENUE IN THE HEART OF A SMALL TOWN. The Garrick is a multi-use cultural facility located in the heart of Bonavista. Owned and operated by the Bonavista Historic Townscape Foundation, the Garrick boasts comfortable theatre seating for 200, full digital cinema, state-of-the-art sound and lighting, and exceptional acoustics ... and that’s just the beginning. Cross the lobby and you’ll find the Annex - a beautifully furnished bar, eatery and intimate performance space. Head upstairs, and you’ll discover our soon-to-be completed conference/event space with room for 100. From Opera to open mic, the Garrick offers a diverse, year-round program of mainstream and indie films, live music, theatre, public lectures, and special events. But The Garrick is more than a cultural and entertainment venue. It’s also a place to go and gather, and to meet friends, old and new. MAKE THE GARRICK PART OF YOUR WORLD. For more information, please visit our Events Calendar or contact us. The box office is open Monday to Friday, 1:00-5:00 p.m., one hour before show time, and online 24/7.
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16-20 Church Street, Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 1B0, Canada
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+1 709-468-5777
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Reviewed 18 June 2015

This is the most beautiful theatre and the sound system is fantastic, seats are so comfortable. Only holds 200 people! The shows that we have seen here over the last few years since it has been renovated are absolutely fantastic, something for everyone. Don't be...More

1  Thank donna l
Reviewed 22 September 2014

We attended the Garrick Theatre for a music performance. We loved the historic feel of the theatre, the cleanliness, the comfortable seating (wide aisles, spacing, leg room and seating) the intimacy of the setting. We went to the bar and heard another performer after the...More

1  Thank BarbaraGail D
Reviewed 13 September 2014

This theatre is amazing! Fantastic comfortable facility, lovingly restored. Great bookings for movies, concerts and incredible after-parties in the Annex too. Must do experience for visitors to Bonavista area.

2  Thank WillyfromPhilly2014
Reviewed 8 September 2014

The Garrick Theatre is a little hidden gem! It can show movies or it also has a stage for live shows. It was our first time there and we were fortunate enough that the ABBA show was playing. It has a great bar attached which...More

1  Thank HillB132
Reviewed 2 September 2014

We saw The Fortunate Ones play in this delightful theatre in Bonavista. The staff was helpful, the sound was good and the building itself was beautiful. Bonavista is lucky to have such a venue.

Thank 243Andrew
Reviewed 1 September 2014

We attended a performance here called Abbey Road...a tribute to The Beatles. It was a fantastic performance. The theatre had wonderful acoustics. The seats are comfortable and the staff friendly. It is so nice to see a revived theatre doing so well. We will definitely...More

1  Thank Maggie522014
Reviewed 24 August 2014 via mobile

We have been going to the Garrick for years now. It is one of the nicest theatres I have ever been in! Whether it's for a concert or a movie the sound quality and comfort cannot be beat. The popcorn is also fantastic! Every town...More

1  Thank michaelsdad
Reviewed 24 August 2014

A big surprise in such a remote location. Amazing shows held regularly through the summer season with excellent audience participation! I would recommend to any visitor. We would have loved to see some of the other shows in the 2014 season. Comfortable seats, good stage...More

1  Thank Martin238
Reviewed 20 August 2014

Great atmosphere and excellent staff! I have been to four movies here thus far and have had consistently great customer service. They have up to date movies playing which is another bonus!

2  Thank Heidi S
Reviewed 20 August 2014

I've visited Bonavista three times, and I've made it a point to visit the Garrick Theatre every time. I really wish I could be here every Saturday to see the shows. They host some of the best talent in the province. I've been to see...More

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