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Palace Theatre

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Address: 1564 Broadway, New York City, NY
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American in Paris. Fun show.

This theater was a great venue for this musical. It is too bad the musical is no longer running. The sight lines and acoustics were good. Staff was courteous and helpful.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
SkipperBill2
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Belvidere, Illinois
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Belvidere, Illinois
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78 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This theater was a great venue for this musical. It is too bad the musical is no longer running. The sight lines and acoustics were good. Staff was courteous and helpful.

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Parlin, NJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fabulous show. The theatre has so much character. I love looking at the design of the old theatres. Seats were very comfortable. The staff was friendly and helpful.

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Merrick, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

I liked this theater. Had an orchestra seat and felt there was enough room. The inside has an old world charm to it, with the balcony seating and the heavy curtains. Went for a performance of the Illusionists. Would recommend getting an aisle, orchestra seat as there is quite a bit of audience participation and that seemed to be popular... More 

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Vancouver
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

I saw the production of " American in Paris", which was a great show. Talented performers sang many recognizable songs and danced wonderfully. The ever changing set designs were completed in an excellent display of creativity. The Palace theatre is an older building, which means that the seats are close together with not much room in between the rows. The... More 

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Miami, FL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Theater is intimate and had some ornate details that made it more interesting than some of the more modern theaters I've been to in other states. We were rear mezzanine, Row L, seats 120-122. We had a direct view of the stage and could see all the action and hear very well. I have bad eyes so I can't really... More 

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Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Great Location. Excellent seats for 55.00 p.p. A lot of shows no longer have dialogue. Praise God this wasn't one of them. We loved it. The music was Awesome.

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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Attended a Broadway show for the first time in NY and it was a great experience. The Palace Theater has its old world charm. You are actually transported to a different era - that how its interiors are. The show too was spectacular - creating a Paris in WWII age with great sets and technology.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Coming to an end soon. What a great musical. Wonderful dance, set changes, singing, acting and music. We thought it was right up there with the best shows that we had seen. Might be in London in 2017. If this is your genre don't miss it

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Went to see "An American in Paris", great show. The theatre itself is clean and well maintained, comfortable and plenty of helpful staff in attendance. Interval drinks can be ordered in advance. I've noticed some negative remarks in other comments regarding seating. As with any other theatre, you get what you pay for. Take advice at the box office before... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

The revival of An American in Paris is fresh and vibrant. It is infused with romance. The music remains fun. The dancing is wonderful and the staging creative. The girls are slender reeds that sway to and fro. The male leads are elegant but funny. This is a great, award winning production.

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