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Carmel's Forest Theater

Santa Rita & Mountain View, Carmel, CA 93922
+1 831-622-0100
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Wonderful, if....

Wonderful if you can find the darn place and then find a place to park. Seriously I'm pretty good... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2016
High Point, North Carolina
Forest Theater, Carmel

Well, it has been at least forty years since I have been in the Forest Theater and I understand... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2015
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  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
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16 Jul 2016
“Wonderful, if....”
6 Apr 2015
“Forest Theater, Carmel”
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Santa Rita & Mountain View, Carmel, CA 93922
+1 831-622-0100
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

Wonderful if you can find the darn place and then find a place to park. Seriously I'm pretty good with directions and finding places b it this place is hidden behind a cloaking device. Once found, the performance of the Borrowers was excellent. Set was...More

1  Thank 49212Rudiger_r
Reviewed 6 April 2015

Well, it has been at least forty years since I have been in the Forest Theater and I understand they are doing a renovation. Here are my memories. The Theater was a place for local folks of all ages to participate in summer theater. As...More

Thank Tdaily
Reviewed 6 August 2014

The Forest Theater is a wonderful place to see a show, and now that it's being renovated, let's hope 2015 will see it back in action and better than ever. Make sure to see something produced by Pac Rep, take a picnic and a bottle...More

1  Thank sklapre
Reviewed 14 June 2014

Took my daughter to see wizard of oz here when she was 5 years old. Quaint little open air theatre in Carmel. We had such a good time and it was the perfect summer evening. My daughter has fond memories and periodically asks to go...More

1  Thank Kellie B
Reviewed 23 April 2014

The Forest Theater is located within the Monterey Pine Forest of Carmel. Historically, it was the gathering place for summer plays involving the locals. It continues to this day with excellent productions produced and directed under the auspices of Pac Rep, a local theatrical company....More

Thank cindylloyd
Reviewed 30 March 2014

What a great venue! The Carmel Forest Theater's "FILMS IN THE FOREST" show classic films and documentaries on the big screen - all OUTDOORS, at night under the stars! You can watch the sunset through the trees and sometimes they have mini-bonfires burning. Dress in...More

2  Thank AuntyBeeTheTraveler
Reviewed 9 September 2013

Watched "Snow While and the Seven Dwarfs" and "Peter Pan" in 2013, both on Sunday afternoons. Both were very enjoyable experiences. The quality of acting, singing, and direction were amazing. So many children came to see the shows and none created any fuss. Parking may...More

Thank We_love_nature
Reviewed 12 August 2013

How is anyone saying this is not one of the most wonderful experiences in theater you could have????? My boyfriend and I were wandering through Carmel on a little vacation and spotted a sign saying that there was a play in town. When we got...More

1  Thank LinetA123
Reviewed 15 July 2013

The theater itself is stunning and the seating is intimate. I loved the set design and John Barrymore III as Hamlet was brilliant. It was such a thrill to see so many talented actors on the stage giving great performances. It was one of the...More

2  Thank Margiana123
Reviewed 7 July 2013

We attended the opening of Hamlet. The theater was beautiful. Fires burning in the fireplaces aside the stage made for an enchanted setting. The only problem was the acting. To be sure this is community theater but then don't try something ambitious as hamlet. Some...More

Thank bretjina
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In the parking lot close to the main entrance. There is also a drop off area right up next to the box office and Theater.