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The Empire Theatre

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Address: 321 Front St, Belleville, Ontario K8N 2Z9, Canada
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+1 613-969-0099
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11:00 - 17:00
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Mon 11:00 - 17:00
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 18:00
Sat 12:00 - 18:00

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Great intimate theater

Saw Jake Clemons there on July 10th. The theater was totally refurbished ten or twelve years ago and it was done very well. The seats are very comfortable and there doesn't seem... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 July 2014
Billy S
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Rayland, Ohio, United States
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Rayland, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2014

Saw Jake Clemons there on July 10th. The theater was totally refurbished ten or twelve years ago and it was done very well. The seats are very comfortable and there doesn't seem to be a bad seat in the building. The sound was very crisp and clear. When there isn't a music show going on they show movies also.

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Belleville, Canada
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2014

I adore the Empire Theatre! I've been a number of times for both live shows and movies and have never had a bad experience. Beautifully restored, it's a classy gem that makes downtown Belleville sparkle. There's a great assortment of live shows from music, plays, and speakers (I always get tickets when The Vinyl Cafe comes to town!) The films... More 

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Thank Sara H
Ottawa, Canada
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60 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2014

Nice place. just 10 min. walk from my hotel. very nice people working there. Good restaurant near by, so you can have a nice meal before the movie.

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Thank Eric V
Santa Clara, Panama
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116 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2014

This is a top flight venue for virtually any event, concert, or theatrical production you could imagine - I am looking to workshop a Broadway Musical in 2015 and never considered a venue outside of Toronto until Bill - the former publisher of the local newspaper - who is running for mayor of Belleville - made a serious pitch right... More 

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Thank Chocolate666
Belleville, Canada
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66 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2014

It is a beautifully restored theatre and it brings many live performances to Belleville. The website is excellent as it show all events, including live events and movie showings.

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Plainfield, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2014

I like this place and it is really nice and super clean inside. More catered to older people that have extra money. Have been to a few concerts here and I would prefer to stand at a table or bar when watching a rock concert. Saw Grady here a few years ago who really rocked but it sucks to sit... More 

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Belleville, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2014

Best sound anywhere as long as the entertainer doesn't bring a board and technician! Seats could be a bit more solid. The outdoor venue is great for special summer concerts.

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Thank JGH3RD
Campbellford
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2013

I've seen Robert Munsch with my family. The concert was great The Empire offers great entertainment for all ages

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Thank Lonnie E
Belleville, Canada
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10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2013

The concert we went to see, was with Terry Clark. She put on a fantastic show. The Theatre is not a large theatre, but it is well maintained and the management is very nice and prices for entertainment there is very good.

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Belleville, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2013

The Empire Theatre is a great place to see a concert or watch a play or movie. The acoustics are great.

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