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Manitoba Theatre Centre (MTC)

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A must experience.

As regular season ticket holders for the past 10 plus years at The Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre we... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
paullF5336UR
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A Wonderful Life Radio Show

We weren’t really sure what to expect when we got tickets for It’s a Wonderful Life as it was a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Corinna H
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Winnipeg, Canada
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174 Market Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0P8, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

As regular season ticket holders for the past 10 plus years at The Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre we were fortunate to experience a play March 9th 2019 at the Queen Elizabeth Theater in Vancouver. We were able to compare facilities and plays as we had...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We weren’t really sure what to expect when we got tickets for It’s a Wonderful Life as it was a Radio version. Let me tell you it was amazing!!! Everyone, especially the sound effects guy were so impressive!! It was a believable heartwarming rendition of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Corinna H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Manitoba theatre centre is a prairie gem. We saw “A Doll’s House Part 2” this evening and I was reminded of just how stunning the building is. The lobby waterfall, quaint bar, and peaceful surroundings are all wonderful. I’ve sat in the loges, the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I very much enjoyed the performance: Doll House 2. There were only about 4 performers, so that all had many lines to learn. The set was very simple, but after awhile, I just concentrated on the story line. The "Ex-husband" gave a very believable performance...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 12 February 2019

Was a wonderful production. The time flew by and before we knew it, it was over. The stage sets were impressive and the children really made the show.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 20 January 2019

This performance was so entertaining that the two hours and 45 minutes felt like an hour! The actors who portrayed the not so politically correct adults made me think of how we as a society have become so uptight and rigidly straight laced that the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 22 November 2018

Earlier in the year I bought tickets to "Its A Wonderful Life, The Radio Show" as a birthday gift for my wife. First, ordered ticket online...fast and simple. Picked up ticket at box office...great staff, very friendly and helpful. Attended the play, again ticket staff...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

I watched "Sense & Sensibility" with my spouse. The theatre was impressive! The receptionists and ushers were courteous and helpful. It was a full house that time; the play started and ended on time. The break time was reasonable. On top of it all ---...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank puclritudinous
Reviewed 12 March 2018

This quaint little theater is always serving up edgy plays. You might not always agree with the attitude or direction that the play takes you but it is always a challenge. Every seat is a good seat as all seats are close to the stage....More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank latebecomesearly
Reviewed 4 February 2018

The theatre is an impressive building. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The performance was amazing.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Response from SenorGancho | Reviewed this property |
The advantage of sitting in row 1 is you can take in the actors' facial expressions and you really get a feel for them. On the other hand you miss the 'big picture' of the sets and staging. We saw the play last night and... More
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Response from Pamehla | Reviewed this property |
Hi. We did stay in a swim-up room a few years ago, and we loved it, but I don't remember any of the numbers. Two little cautions, though: be sure to keep track of how much sun you're getting. It was very easy to enjoy it out... More
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