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Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center

Second and Main Sts, Dayton, OH 45402
+1 937-228-3630
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Not a bad seat in the house!

We have seen many venues but our own Schuster Center is in the top ten. Excellent parking in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dayton, Ohio
The Christmas display of windows from a well known store

The Schuster is awesome and the Christmas windows are a must... I remember the originals at Rike's... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dayton, Ohio
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Second and Main Sts, Dayton, OH 45402
+1 937-228-3630
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have seen many venues but our own Schuster Center is in the top ten. Excellent parking in the garage across the street, plenty of security, marvelous volunteers to help find your way, incredible sound(!), and Neal Gittleman!

Thank cgplott1151
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Schuster is awesome and the Christmas windows are a must... I remember the originals at Rike's for many years a favorite for Daytonians of all ages; Rike's was razed and the Schuster was born on the site. One of Dayton's pride.

Thank 956chantalw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have sung in this venue in over 20 performances with the Dayton Opera and seen numerous performances here as well. It is a very modern theater with excellent acoustics that can be technically altered for the type of performance...i.e. opera to rock or theater...More

Thank Laurel T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I have attended many productions at the Schuster Performing Arts Center as well as attended a wedding reception. The productions have been just incredible and the seats, even though sometimes we have been high up, allowed us to see clearly what was...More

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my family to see a show last month and my girls still talk about how much they loved going to the Schuster! Everyone was so nice, and the seats just couldn’t be beat. We will definitely be going back again soon!

Thank Carla W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoy the experience and the music. The seats are very nice and comfortable and not a bad seat in the entire center.

Thank smhpony
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been at the Shuster many times and continue to enjoy each time. My wife and I were just there last week. Great time.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have seen a few shows here from different locations and most were great. Try to avoid the back section especially the upper levels unless you have super vision. Sound quality is spectacular all over. I saw the Phantom of the Opera, Cats, Wicked, and...More

Thank fischdl
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We came here to see The Lion King. The lobby is absolutely ginormous which is great because you're not crammed in there like sardines.

Thank hnaugler
Reviewed 25 October 2017

you will be in awe when entering and seeing the ceiling of the theatre. this is very comfortable atmosphere with a lot of class. no matter if you're there for a music concert, play and even graduation you will be impressed

Thank kimberlyfrancois
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25 June 2016|
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Response from ALtraveler2013 | Reviewed this property |
It doesn't look like it. The parking lots are very close and there is a drop off area. There are several theaters in a 2 block radius and they all use the same parking info. If you check their website there is more... More
25 June 2016|
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Response from Kimberly R | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the event.