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Lovely venue, convenient and easy to get to from Irvine. We had perfect seats in Row H for Cecile... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Bakersfield, California
Small venue with great sight lines.

This past weekend included both a Thursday and Friday night performance. Mandy Gonzalez, a... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
James W
Irvine, California
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4242 Campus Drive, Irvine, CA 92612
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Lovely venue, convenient and easy to get to from Irvine. We had perfect seats in Row H for Cecile McLorin Salvant and Sullivan Fortner. We could see the performers' faces and hear very well. Great acoustics. Sounds like they have a wonderful jazz series coming...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

This past weekend included both a Thursday and Friday night performance. Mandy Gonzalez, a Southern Californian turned New York Broadway star and The Masters of Hawaiian Music. So on Thursday at 5 PM a friend calls, I was told that we might be going to...More

1  Thank James W
Reviewed 27 December 2017

We visited during the holidays and saw The Nutcracker. We purchased the handicapped seats and they were great. Everyone was very, very helpful. The theater is very clean, comfortable and beautiful. I appreciate the experience that I had.

Thank MrsK45963
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This was a filmed production of a performance of Amadeus at the National Theater. It was absolutely excellent! The acting was superb. The play itself resonates with human foibles --- envy of what another has specifically. The staging was intriguing as it was part period,...More

Thank Baltimore48
Reviewed 21 February 2016

This is a first-rate venue located in the heart of the UC Irvine campus. The staff here is extremely friendly, helpful. I have traveled to many venues with various musicians and most venues don't treat you very well. The theater itself is beautiful and well...More

1  Thank Cooking_Hawaiian
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Need to see The Nutcracker? This is the place to see it. Not a bad seat in the house, affordable ticket prices, easy parking, helpful theater staff. All that and an impressive production of The Nutcracker! I enjoy taking children to this particular performance of...More

1  Thank JAR411
Reviewed 23 December 2014

We went to see the Nutcracker and were impressed with the theater staff and the beauty of the lobby. Great atmosphere - there are no bad seats !

Thank MrsK45963
Reviewed 5 November 2014

This Halloween, my niece and I attended a Live Feed broadcast of the play Frankenstein in the Irvine Barclay Theatre in Irvine, CA. We got there about 30 minutes before the show began (as was recommended) and had wonderful seats. The play was being performed...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 29 May 2014

Have been there for several shows, and pleased with the venue every time. It's beautiful, with comfortable seats, good sight lines, and good acoustics. Only complaint is the $10 parking garage fee!

Thank Anne K
Reviewed 22 April 2014

It could be a great outing if a current event is of any interest to you. Check the calendar. The theater feels very intimate while providing great sight and sound of a performance on stage.

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