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Lyric Theatre

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Classic

The Lyric Theater is a town classic with a touch of modern. The movies are not only old but produce... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Journey790361
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Blacksburg, Virginia
Historic Treasure

The Lyric is an excellent place to catch a new release, or even a rerun of a classic! It is a... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2018
Brooke M
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Blacksburg, Virginia
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135 College Ave, Blacksburg, VA 24060-7401
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived at a langhorne slim concert after it has started. Was turned away as if it were a secret government operation. The lady at the door lightly pushed me towards the door as I asked how much of the concert was left and how much...More

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Susan M, Manager at Lyric Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

I'm sorry you had an unpleasant experience. We try very hard to provide excellent customer service. However, when I spoke to staff about the incident you described I was given quite a different explanation. The house manager stated that two inebriated young men came in...More

Reviewed August 28, 2018

The Lyric Theater is a town classic with a touch of modern. The movies are not only old but produce the modern world as well. They support events and discounts and add a whole lot of flavor to our cozy town.

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Susan M, Manager at Lyric Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Thank you for the kind review. We're delighted that you enjoy the Lyric Theatre!

Reviewed July 24, 2018

The Lyric is an excellent place to catch a new release, or even a rerun of a classic! It is a charming, restored historic theatre with plenty of character and cheap tickets. They offer a variety of films, excellent concessions, and friendly hospitality. I recommend...More

Thank Brooke M
Susan M, Manager at Lyric Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

We're so glad you enjoyed your visit! Thanks for your business. Susan

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

I love going to old movie theatres and the Lyric did not disappoint. It wasn’t too crowded, the staff was friendly, and the theater was big. It’s in the heart of downtown Blacksburg so plenty to do right around there. Just allow time to park.

Thank Jennifer F
Susan M, Manager at Lyric Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2018

We're delighted that you enjoyed your visit and hope you come again soon!

Reviewed June 24, 2018

This is the number one place to see the best films in Blacksburg. So glad the theater was restored, but it still needs work. Some of the seats are in poor shape, but one learns what sections to avoid. We especially like the 10:00 a.m....More

Thank Janet P
Susan M, Manager at Lyric Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Glad you enjoy our film selection. We're currently working on repairing the problem seats!

Reviewed June 18, 2018

This is just a nice, friendly place to enjoy any film. Beautiful, retro decor, comfortable seats, and affordable popcorn and soft drinks.

Thank WaltP34
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Went with friends to see a film at the Lyric. Parking is going to be your first issue so be prepared to walk a ways to the theatre as it's near VT campus and little parking in front or close by. The seats are small...More

Thank robertsF6102BQ
Susan M, Manager at Lyric Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2018

We're sorry you didn't enjoy your visit to the Lyric. I'm assuming you came to an evening show since downtown is quite busy at night. Parking on campus is free after 5:00 and there are several parking lots and a parking garage withing three blocks...More

Reviewed December 23, 2017

A nonprofit restored 1930's movie theatre with 400+ seats, showing first-run and indie films plus occasional stage events or live music.Reasonably priced movies, events and food/drinks.

Thank 38keathm
Susan M, Manager at Lyric Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

Glad you enjoy the Lyric and thanks for the great review!

Reviewed November 10, 2017

A lovely old restored movie house with updated equipment. Especially like Monday morning showings of films. It's a perfect time for those of us of a certain age. It's a non-profit and membership comes with some perks.

Thank Sara T
Susan M, Manager at Lyric Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2017

Thanks for sharing your love for the Lyric!

Reviewed October 2, 2017

This theater is small but has a lot of character. They have discounts at certain times so makes it a good deal. Good date night.

Thank Sharonladybug
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Looks like the July schedule is not completely up. The Black Stallion is playing at 3 pm on July 4th. Breakfast at Tiffany's on July 9 and 13 both at 3 pm.
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