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A gem of a theatre!

This Theatre was renovated a few years ago and is stunning! We came here to see a live show and it... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2018
State College, Pennsylvania
A Local Gem- Cultural Showcase for all ages

The State Theater is a State College non-profit theater that offers a multitude of offerings. The... read more

Reviewed December 5, 2017
State College, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed March 26, 2018

We went to the legendary, rock band, the Zombies concert last night. At 7:10 we were allowed in the entrance into a small lobby where we stood increasingly JAMMED in until 7:45 when we were finally allowed to take our seats. At 8:10 a staff...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed February 10, 2018

This Theatre was renovated a few years ago and is stunning! We came here to see a live show and it was excellent! There is also a small intimate theatre in the attic too!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank asd24
Reviewed December 5, 2017

The State Theater is a State College non-profit theater that offers a multitude of offerings. The Theater has Movies, Children’s Concerts, Holiday shows, and a variety of Musical Features. They offer a wide selection of offerings that in many cases feature local talent. I have...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank charlesc662
Reviewed June 30, 2017

I've been to quite a few refurbished theaters, most are from the art nouvaeu era...While I didn't notice much architectural details, the sound and the intimate size makes it one great venue to see the arts...I sat in the balcony and the sound was very...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed January 28, 2017

Visited here while experiencing First Night celebration. Wonderful family entertainment! Really liked the inexpensive snack bar!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Woodsylady
Reviewed December 4, 2016

Refurbished old theatre is home to all theatre... from folk to opera, from live plays to great movies. Check the playlist for what is going on any particular day. Parking might be 2 blocks away.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Nancy C
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

The State Theatre does a fantastic job of bringing entertainment & the arts to central PA. In the past year, I've been lucky enough to see Robert Randolph, George Thorogood, Get the Led Out & others. It's usually easy to get good seats, especially if...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

This has become one of my favorite places in Central PA. The management of the State Theatre has beautifully renovated this historic building, but they've also worked hard to include substance to match the style. The Theatre hosts a variety events: concerts, films and community...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank AltoonaAdvisor
Reviewed February 6, 2016

This is one of the theater in State College. They have a big room with good visibility. The perform different kind of plays or movies. I've been here both for a Shakespeare play and for a movie on climate change followed by a debate. If...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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