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.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

American Music Theatre

Certificate of Excellence
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 2425 Lincoln Hwy. East, Lancaster, PA 17605
Phone Number:
+1 717-397-7700
Website
Description:

American Music Theatre is the only theatre of its kind in the country that...

American Music Theatre is the only theatre of its kind in the country that features both touring concerts and Original Shows. This 1,600-seat theatre hosts more than 300 live performances a year – from Broadway tours to rock legends to famous comedians to today’s hottest acts. Since its debut in 1997, they’ve welcomed Grammy winners, CMA winners, Tony winners, and even Oscar winners to their stage. They’ve also featured some of the most talented musicians, vocalists, and dancers in the nation in their own Original Shows. No other theatre in the region offers a wider variety of performances, year in and year out. Take the opportunity to catch a show in the comfort of one of the most premier venues on the East Coast for live entertainment.

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 956 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 743
    Excellent
  • 142
    Very good
  • 38
    Average
  • 17
    Poor
  • 16
    Terrible
Great show!!

I recently attended a show, from the booking of the tickets to show time the staff was more than accommodating. I love that there is leg room and cup holders. Their future... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Kathleen J
,
Naugatuck, Connecticut
Add Photo Write a Review

956 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 956: English reviews
Naugatuck, Connecticut
Level Contributor
77 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I recently attended a show, from the booking of the tickets to show time the staff was more than accommodating. I love that there is leg room and cup holders. Their future lineups have a lot to offer and there is more than enough in the area to keep you busy till show time.

Helpful?
Thank Kathleen J
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just when you think you have seen their best they pull out all the stops and it gets even better. It's a great venue for watching a show. The staff is very friendly and helpful and the performances are always fantastic. AMT needs to be on the list of places you visit when you are in Lancaster.

Helpful?
Thank skeats2016
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Excellent venue to watch high level entertainers. Tony Bennett is coming in the spring. They have an outstanding Christmas show every year. Roomy seats. Extremely well-kept. Very, very clean. Customer service is outstanding.

Helpful?
Thank deuce_10
Rockville, Maryland
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

very impressive theater and performance. Great production and friendly staff. Seats quite comfortable. Much better than I thad bee led to believe. Kind a pricey, but what the heck. I've paid a lot more for worse.

Helpful?
Thank elainelovesthis
Level Contributor
4 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Terrible .left at intermission. Band was ok . Elvis not so good. Could not hear him sing over the band playing. And what we could hear was not very good. He shook his leg alot but definately was no elvis.

Helpful?
Thank Marsha G
Lambertville, New Jersey
Level Contributor
222 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

AMT's Christmas shows keep getting better every year...the sets are breathtaking, the cast and band are outstanding....there are some outstanding regulars, that have been there for years, I can see why, and they rotating in new people, which seems to keep the shows fresh....Andrea McCormick, the director does an outstanding job, blending all this together.....puts one in the Christmas spirit,... More 

Helpful?
Thank baron13
Ephrata, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

AMT is a great place for a show. All of the seats have great views of the performances. The snack bar has just the right mix of food. I find the prices a little high but the mix of talent is great.

Helpful?
Thank dmadmonkey4
Newark, Delaware
Level Contributor
25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The shows keep getting worse, and we are having trouble finding something there we like. The last three shows were a little worse than average, the performers were not excited to be there obviously but the WORST part of this place was the sound. We were close to losing part of our hearing, the sound so loud that the noise... More 

Helpful?
Thank drr540
Lancaster
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great venue, not a bad seat in the house! Christmas show was very well done. Had a true meaning of Christmas

Helpful?
Thank melaniesZ4310LF
Milford, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Christmas Show was excellent. The performers were professional and related well with the audience. Theatre was clean, seats comfortable, and staff friendly. The theatre also has a policy that you can reschedule your tickets for the same show at a different time (if seats are available) if they are contacted before your originally scheduled show starts. This is helpful... More 

Helpful?
Thank rmJ2054OY

Travellers who viewed American Music Theatre also viewed

Lancaster, Lancaster County
Lancaster, Lancaster County
 
Lancaster, Lancaster County
Lancaster, Lancaster County
 

Been to American Music Theatre? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of American Music Theatre and other visitors
6 questions
Ask a question
Charlotte, North Carolina
over a year ago
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
5 months ago

See all questions (6)

Questions? Get answers from American Music Theatre staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?