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Mary Winspear Centre

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Address: 2243 Beacon Ave, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 1W9, Canada
Phone Number: +1 250-656-0275
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Great local venue

A treasure for the area. Not big enough to host A list performers, but large enough to bring in many interesting plays and artists. Charlie White theater is a great show room... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 January 2016
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Sidney, Canada
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Sidney, Canada
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23 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016

A treasure for the area. Not big enough to host A list performers, but large enough to bring in many interesting plays and artists. Charlie White theater is a great show room. Friendly staff.

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Victoria, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

I have seen numerous plays at MWC. The lighting and acoustics are great. I have also attended some concerts and the size makes it feel quite intimate.

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Thank ProfAragon
Victoria, Canada
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594 reviews
219 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016

Offers all kinds of performances (plays, theatre, concerts), banquet facilities. A wonderful center for a community this size.

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Thank dennisjoanna
Vancouver, Canada
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1,427 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 371 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

This facility is the go to place for all major events within the area. It's always engaging with the community to display local events for all to come and enjoy!

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Thank sashakeena
Sidney, Canada
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31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

Mary Winspear Centre is a wonderful facility, from their art exhibits to the amazing staff. I/we have attended many events here over the years, and have nothing but good words for the facility and staff...

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Thank kymatek
B.C. Canada
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373 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

While on a get-away to Sidney, my husband & I noticed a post in a magazine at our hotel (Sidney Pier Hotel) for the First Nations, Inuit and Metis Art Show at the Mary Winspear Centre. It was slated to start the day that we were to leave. Before checking out from our hotel, we walked up to the centre... More 

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Sidney, Canada
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7 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

Mary Winspear has a great acoustic. Always displays to view in the entrance. Lots of activities at all times of the year.

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Thank birgit l
Victoria B.C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

I have been to Mary Winspear several times for Elvis shows, christmas specials, even the thunder down under, love catching the Timebenders there too, great little venue and helpfull staff !

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Thank hchristine
Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015

I love the Mary Winspear Theatre and all the box office and theatre operations staff They helped my husband who was running late find me in the theatre. Cant wait to see the Comic Strippers in November!!

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Victoria, Canada
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10 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Mary Winspear Centre gives one a chance to attend all sorts of interesting events. For example,I have had the opportunity to see a fine comedienne, Jeanne Robertson, who was excellent; also several Gilbert and Sullivan performances, and several other superb concerts,etc. The building is very close to the highway, and it is easy to locate. There is a fair amount... More 

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