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Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St | (at King St. W.), Toronto, Ontario M5J 2H5, Canada
+1 416-593-4822
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This curved glass structure, a downtown architectural landmark, is a well-known concert hall.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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60 Simcoe St | (at King St. W.), Toronto, Ontario M5J 2H5, Canada
Downtown West
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Reviewed 4 August 2013 via mobile

Have seen many concerts at this venue, sat in a variety of seats and it this venue has never failed to impress. Since its acoustical upgrade just over a decade ago, concerts have become an intimate affair on both the ears and soul. Bringing world...More

Thank MrHearsay
Reviewed 19 July 2013

This is a great place to see a concert, for which it was designed. It is also a great venue for a movie during the Toronto Film Festival although there are much better cinemas out there. This building was designed to replace Massey Hall but...More

Thank earthhomes
Reviewed 14 July 2013

I watched Toronto Symphony Orchestra in this hall several times. The orchestra is fantastic but the acoustics do not help them at all! It is just like the Avery Fisher Hall in NYC where you have to find your spot to be able to enjoy...More

2  Thank Adrian D
Reviewed 8 June 2013

I've seen many acts here, from the Canadian Brass, to Peter Paul and Mary, to the Smothers Brothers, to Tony Bennett (yikes! I've just given away my demographic!). Never had a bad seat, acoustics are incomparable, and the entire facility is just top rate.

1  Thank FromT-dot
Reviewed 6 June 2013

Exceptional entertainment, Roy Thomson Hall has outstanding acoustics. Not a bad seat in the house. Has a very intimate feel.

Thank trigirlcda
Reviewed 5 June 2013

Took in a Christmas show. The Hall is grand, sound is great and lots of parking around the area. Lots of super shows and concerts are held here

Thank denisf255
Reviewed 22 May 2013

I have been for a couple of different live performances, one was Lang Lang. Not a bad seat in the house. The sound is amazing. There is no bad echo. Located downtown Toronto on King St.

Thank Davidoftoronto
Reviewed 22 May 2013

I have to agree with davidgoldberg1’s review below. He’s said just about all that I would —and very eloquently. Now, a couple of words of advice to out-of-towners and newbies. The hall is about a two-minute walk from the St. Andrew subway station; quite a...More

2  Thank Rick_and_Ed
Reviewed 8 May 2013

The Roy Thompson Hall is a great little venue for small concerts the sound is good easy access it was just a great time.

Thank gdwilson
Reviewed 3 May 2013

When this striking piece of architecture was first opened to the public, it received rave reports -----until the music started. It was such an improvement upon the Massey Hall, Toronto's previous musical slum, and so pleasing to the eye, that everyone forgot it was to...More

1  Thank davidgoldberg1
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