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Clarence Brown Theatre

1714 Andy Holt Ave, Knoxville, TN 37916-3702
+1 865-974-5161
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I grew up with this theatre so I have a lot of fond memories. It is still a nice place to spend an... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lisa B
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Oak Ridge, Tennessee
Great venue with comfortable seating.

I can't say enough good about the Clarence Brown Theater. Plenty of nearby free parking, a small... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Larry M
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1714 Andy Holt Ave, Knoxville, TN 37916-3702
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I grew up with this theatre so I have a lot of fond memories. It is still a nice place to spend an afternoon or evening. We have never seen a bad production here. The seats are comfortable with ample leg room and all seats...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't say enough good about the Clarence Brown Theater. Plenty of nearby free parking, a small venue so you can hear and see from any seat in the theater, and VERY comfortable. The facial expressions on every actor are easily discernible from any seat...More

Thank Larry M
clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We absolutely love this theater! We have gone to many many plays over the 30 years that we have lived in knoxville, and we have never been disappointed! The performances and set designs are first rate and always exceptional! The actors have all been outstanding...More

Thank Cinda10
clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the review!

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Clarence Brown theater delivers first quality live theatrical productions. Most recently, Peter and the Starcatcher provided a magical evening of entertainment, filled with beautiful and imaginative lighting and set design, inventive choreography, great costumes. CBT and its companion Carousel and lab theaters never fails...More

Thank Lisa T
clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the review!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clarence Brown Theater and it associated Carousel and lab theaters provide consistently exceptional dramatic snd musical theater productions at a very accessible price point. First class production, direction, set, lighting, scenery, sound, costuming and acting. We attend theater in New York and Chicago, and do...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to many performances over the years at Clarence Brown and always enjoy their shows. Free parking. Affordable ticket prices. Great family entertainment!

Thank Laura W
clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the review!

Reviewed 1 June 2017

If you are looking for a true Theatre experience, this is it! I have seen 3 shows here, all under different direction with completely unique stories. They were all fantastically performed. I wish I could go more often because it is worth it every time....More

Thank Rob L
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We have been going to this theater for 4 years and have never been disappointed. Parking is free, the shows are excellent and the price of tickets is outstanding.

1  Thank George S
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We have been going to the Clarence Brown Theatre for years and have never been disappointed in the preformances. The acting is professional and as good as any Broadway production! We san Outside Mullingar and laughed the whole way through. The casting is spot on...More

1  Thank Cinda10
Reviewed 20 February 2017

The Clarence Brown Theater puts on excellent plays, and Outside Mullingar was a very good play. The acting was superb, and the set was very well made and detailed. It was also o.k. for teenagers to see. There was no real cursing, and the storyline...More

1  Thank Knoxville_Native
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Response from Mike P | Reviewed this property |
You can park free in the McClung Tower garage. Just show your ticket.
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