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State Theatre

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Address: State Theatre Building 49 Market St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Very ornate and comfortable seating.

Seen Jenny Morris this time the show was excellent and the theatre was very comfortable with good views of the state from every vantage point. Would visit again for sure.

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Warilla, Australia
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25 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Seen Jenny Morris this time the show was excellent and the theatre was very comfortable with good views of the state from every vantage point. Would visit again for sure.

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Alice Springs, Australia
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172 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 271 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a fantastic theatre from the bygone days. No matter what show you may see, just look at this fine theatre still in its splendour. An architectural and decorators dream. I love this theatre (performed in her many years ago) and every time I visit, I feel as though I have gone back in time. Conveniently placed right in the... More 

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Thank Xanerin
Wollongong, Australia
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50 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

What a great place for a concert and to see some as great as petula CLARK it's in market st the city the best old theatre in australia

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Thank Geoff S
Green Point, Australia
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23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to see Dami Im. Great location and venue for any concert. Good location and close to eateries and CBD.

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Thank Graemer2251
Sydney, Australia
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79 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The State Theatre is a beautiful old theatre with a lot of history. If you get a chance to see any show here you'll be entertained and no seat in the auditorium is a bad seat. Give yourself plenty of time to find parking as the underground parking station by the theatre gets filled very quickly prior to the show.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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23 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shortly before Christmas last year,my daughter/carer took me for an outing to the ballet at the State theatre,Sydney.This outing was part of her Christmas gift to me and ,having attended the Russian ballet years before in Moscow, i was looking forward to it immensely.While the ballet itself and our seating in the theatre were both very pleasing,there were other aspects... More 

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Thank Sylvia J
Sydney, Australia
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36 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always a pleasant visit, many a show attended here and never had a bad experience. If you get the chance it is well worth a visit.

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Thank Neil W
Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The State Theatre itself is a work of art and the grandeur of the old lady is something to be proud of. It is located in the middle of the city, close to everything and is not difficult to find. The concert was great, seats were comfortable but found it a bit strange looking down on the stage at such... More 

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Wollongong, Australia
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9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I share a love of musicals and this theatre with its elaborate decor adds a fine layer of whimsy to any show. Parking can be a challenge so sometimes book ahead.

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Angaston, Australia
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful old venue. Took one back to the victorian era. Great visual and sound. Small venue easy to walk to.

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