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Ohio Theater

39 E State St, Columbus, OH 43215-4278
+1 614-469-1045
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Classic!

Saw Alton Brown, the food scientist at the Ohio Theater, what a neat venue. Timeless architecture... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Evan F
Beautiful

We attended as a family to watch a concert. The Ohio Theater is beautifully designed and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeremy E
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Broadway shows are performed in this historic theater.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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39 E State St, Columbus, OH 43215-4278
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Saw Alton Brown, the food scientist at the Ohio Theater, what a neat venue. Timeless architecture and scenery.

Thank Evan F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We attended as a family to watch a concert. The Ohio Theater is beautifully designed and decorated. The staff is friendly and willing to help. A nice bonus was being able to purchase a glass of wine prior to it during the intermission. There is...More

Thank Jeremy E
Reviewed 1 week ago

WOW! What made this production so wonderful was the musical talents of the children cast! The Ohio Theater is fantastic!

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I have been here many times and it is always a pleasure to visit. With the beautifully decorated opulence of this theater and the seating available along with the fantastic acoustics, music and lectures or plays are wonderful. No need for a speaker system here....More

Thank Jeffrey Y
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Magnificent restored theater. Crazy beautiful. Symphony and simmer movies series are amazing. Be aware that knee room in all the balcony seats is really tight. Spring for the main floor is you have issues with long legs etc.

Thank Photoshopace
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Ohio Theater is a great place to experience a taste of Broadway from 600 miles away. I've seen the Columbus Symphony, as well as several Broadway productions, and I am never disappointed. Completely restored to its original glamour in 1969, Ohio Theater is beautiful and...More

Thank Cst161
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

I had a great couple of days working with the crew at The Ohio Theatre. Jason had a very skilled crew of hands. This is a great place to see or work a show. I love it every time I get to work here.

Thank eobert
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Nationally touring broadway shows stop at the Ohio, in addition to a variety of film series. The theatre is ornate with much to look at. As with most theatres of this kind, do not expect a lot of legroom between rows. They are very proud...More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 23 September 2017

The Ohio Theater is beauty in motion. There are no other words to describe it!!! The ceiling is absolutely gorgeous, not to mention the incredibly magical grand chandelier. The interior is lush, the acoustics wonderful.The theater makes you feel like you belong there, waiting for...More

Thank Travelgirl3927
Reviewed 7 September 2017

went to see a play and it was awesome, very beautiful place.lots in the are to do, good places to eat before a show

Thank Diane P
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Erika K
5 November 2017|
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Response from Jeffrey Y | Reviewed this property |
I have taken an umbrella into the theater, but that was probably a few years ago. Unless you are using public transportation, underground parking is available at the State Capitol Building and other garaged locations... More
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DonnaStringer
13 September 2017|
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Response from Betty S | Reviewed this property |
Next week is the symphony (no plays or entertainers scheduled at that time).
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Beth R
7 May 2017|
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Response from wsi0218 | Reviewed this property |
Cross the street in the State House parking lot. Very convenient.
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