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Centaur Theatre

453 Saint-Francois-Xavier, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2T1, Canada
+1 514-288-3161
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A Favorite English-Speaking Theatre in Vieux Montreal

This evening I attended Michel Tremblay’s Hosanna. This performance has been running since May... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
DharmaDude007
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North Easton, Massachusetts
Depends on play

Have enjoyed most plays I have seen, Theatre is a nice sir no obstructed views or bad seats... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
redporscha
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Montreal
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Quality English-language theater productions are regularly scheduled at this theater, located in the Old Stock Exchange building.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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453 Saint-Francois-Xavier, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2T1, Canada
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

This evening I attended Michel Tremblay’s Hosanna. This performance has been running since May 15th and the entire theatre was packed. The Centaur hosts a number of performances each year, and when I am in Montreal and there is a production running, I always attend....More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Have enjoyed most plays I have seen, Theatre is a nice sir no obstructed views or bad seats. Always clean and plays start promptly.

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

We are season ticket holders and just attended our third play The Baclawa Recipe. The first focusing on the life of Theo Fleury was superb, the second trying to turn a serious spy story 39 Steps into a comedy was abominable. We and others left...More

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Reviewed 9 December 2017

We attended a preview performance of "The 39 Steps" at the Centaur Theatre in mid November 2017. We had visited Old Montreal in June 2017 but no plays were being offered during that time. Being intrigued by the fact that the theatre was housed in...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Really great and original productions AND AFFORDABLE!! Located in the Old Port so you can have a great walkabout the area and then see a play! I really like Saturday afternoon shows because they are super inexpensive and when its cold out? A great way...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the one-man show "Playing with Fire" which had a limited run at the Centaur. The theatre itself is located in Old Montreal, is small enough to provide an intimate feel, but big enough to get a good theatre experience. All the productions...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

My wife and I have been going to the Centaur since our university days back in 1968 and of course we have seen some great plays and a few we could have missed. But Playing with Fire ranks among the best, if not the best,...More

Thank Vacrelax
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

My partner and I saw "Playing with Fire" and it was absolutely outstanding. We were in town for one night only and I don't think we could have spent it in a better way. It is a credit to Sean Smyth that it's a two...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2017

A group of us went to see this play about the life of Theo Fleury, a former but troubled star hockey player. A one man show featuring one of the best acting jobs I've ever seen, stage or screen. It was powerful, personal, moving, dramatic;...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

This theater is so amazing and right in Old Montreal. We visited in Aug 2016 saw a play with my daughter and mom and stayed close by at the Marriott. There was a discussion with the director before the play and it was very interesting....More

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celebrated part of the city that explodes into
fireworks displays on warm summer nights. At its
centre, street performers and artists compete with
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TCentaur theatre is closed during the Summer months. Their last plays are in May and they begin again in the Fall. But we do have the world's greatest festivals in Montreal during the Summer. The Montreal Jazz Festival... More
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