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Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts

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Wonderful Eugene Onegin

The venue itself is superb, surely one of the best opera houses in North America, and ranking with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Toronto, Canada
Amazing structure for the performing arts

Great acoustics.. no matter where you sit.. We just came back from seeing premier of Hadrian... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Steven P
Dresden, Canada
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Canada's first purpose-built opera house was completed in 2006 and is the home of the Canadian Opera Company and the National Ballet of Canada. Highlights of the Four Seasons Centre include the world's longest freespan glass staircase and a...more
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Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts 145 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M5H 4G1, Canada
Downtown West
+1 416-363-8231
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The venue itself is superb, surely one of the best opera houses in North America, and ranking with the best anywhere. Our seats at the side of the third ring gave an excellent view of the stage. The performance of Eugene Onegin was a delight,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great acoustics.. no matter where you sit.. We just came back from seeing premier of Hadrian.. amazing performance. I loved the left balcony seating we had.. We got to see the full orchestra pit, stage etc.. and seats were cheaper the the grand ring.. &...More

Thank Steven P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Exposed structural glass beams, steel connectors, bowed wood, all celebrate the purity of the materials in an unpretentious way. This sets the stage for whats to come, but also helps to set each guests in an atmosphere where the chosen dress, weather modern simple lines...More

Thank Stefan P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We attended the opera and being New Yorkers we compare everything to what is available at home. The Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts is a wonderful performance space. Upon arriving the staff, which is plentiful, is helpful in directing newcomers to areas and...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I thought I'd add some "culture" into my life by attending my first ballet; but no. I think this will be my first and last. I wanted to surprise my wife with this special event, but as much as I enjoyed the facility, I did...More

Thank Y M
Reviewed 20 May 2018

A beautiful interior with excellent sound and sight lines. Worth making reservations for the Canadian Opera Company and the National Ballet of Canada

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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We saw Anna Bolena and had, by pure luck, magnificent seats. But, looking around, there didn’t seem to be many seats that would be comfortable for us for a 3.5 hour performance. We are over 6 ft tall and luckily had seats in the one...More

Thank careyeroslib
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Visitors to Toronto, here you can see world class,singers at better prices. Alas, the opera season is ending but remember , next season is something to look forward to. If you get a chance to see Sondra Radvonovsky in Anna Bolena GO The singing is...More

Thank ElizabethMinto
Reviewed 25 March 2018

My family and I attended a performance of the Nut Cracker on Christmas Eve. The venue itself is just beautiful and the atmosphere was perfect for Christmas Eve. While we were waiting for our daughter we sat in the little coffee shop, then went to...More

Thank northerndecorator
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We saw The Sleeping Beauty by the National Ballet and were not disappointed with the performance or the amazing venue. My only regret was despite having a decent view, we were far from the stage and in future would definitely spend more money on seats...More

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Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
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14 September 2018|
Response from susgerTA | Reviewed this property |
No, it doesn’t
6 May 2018|
Response from northerndecorator | Reviewed this property |
I have only been there once, however from what I could tell I don't think there's a bad seat in the house to tell you the truth.
18 March 2018|
Response from Harbridgetrek | Reviewed this property |
I found it very warm. Best to dress in layers though so you can find a level of comfort that best suits you. Enjoy!