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“First time opera!”

Opera House at Emmet Place
Ranked #5 of 14 Concerts & Shows in Cork
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Owner description: Cork Opera House is southern Ireland’s premiere venue for world-class entertainment. It offers the best in Irish and international concerts, comedy, drama, dance, family fare, musicals and opera in a newly-renovated 1000-seat theatre and in the 100-seat Half Moon Theatre. Located in the heart of vibrant Cork City for more than 150 years.
Reviewed February 7, 2018

Had a wonderful evening at LA Boeme recital, the acoustics are amazing and the seating in the house are excellent.

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Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

We went to see the wonderful Jack L with band and orchestra. The acoustics were amazing. I recommend sitting back to fully appreciate the stage lighting etc. As I chose the front row which was fantastic to be that close. But when viewing other people’s pictures there views were spectacular! Friendly helpful staff, good selection of food and drink during interval. We returned the following night for another gig. One of my fav venues this year.

Thank Jane O
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Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

It does the job though it's not terribly big so if you're booking tickets for a show book early as there aren't a whole lot of seats. Went to see Booka Brass Band during the Jazz festival and it was a grand venue.

Thank Katie B
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Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

I recently saw Annie here great theatre we were up at the very top he heat was unbearable so just a tip to try avoid. Bar men were really friendly at t was great being able to order drinks for the break in advance .

Thank JazzK32
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Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

While on holidays in Cork we attended Annie in the Opera House. They cater for families with a shop and restaurant available downstairs prior to the show. The bar was well staffed ensuring prompt service. Some additional toilets would be greatly welcomed especially when the venue is at full capacity. There is numerous car parks located closeby along with a variety of restaurants. The views from the upstairs bar are absolutely beautiful.

Thank Natalie N
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