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Henry Strater Theatre

699 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5423
+1 970-375-7160
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Never a Bad Experience at the Strater

Durango s Famous Strater Hotel has such a quant theatre in it. They also serve adult beverages and... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Kim J
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Pagosa Springs, Colorado
Great old west theater

If you want to see an old west type of show this throws you back in time. We saw the show Danny... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
jdkrup77
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Paris, Texas
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The world-renowned Henry Strater Theatre is one of the oldest and most prestigious continually running theatres in Colorado, tallying over 47 years of quality performances.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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699 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5423
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Durango s Famous Strater Hotel has such a quant theatre in it. They also serve adult beverages and dinner in a separate dining room. They offer hotel rooms decked out from past eras. If your into the Old West , this is the place for...More

1  Thank Kim J
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SH_GeneralManager, General Manager at Henry Strater Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

Thank you for your review! We look forward to hosting you again soon.

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

If you want to see an old west type of show this throws you back in time. We saw the show Danny Boy which was humorous and fun. You can order drinks during the show which was great. The one improvement they could have made...More

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mthomgm, General Manager at Henry Strater Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for your review and for selecting the Henry Strater Theatre.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We went to the Western Show. Two musicians were very good and entertaining but a person recited a lot of poetry, way too much .It is a unique and small theatre. There are tables to enjoy your snacks and drinks. The service, setting and atmosphere...More

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mthomgm, General Manager at Henry Strater Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you for your review and for selecting The Henry Strater Theatre.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Since I was planning a trip to Durango, Colorado, I signed up for email updates on events that would be taking place there. I received an email about a live theater production of "The Legend of Danny Boy" at the Henry Strater Theater that was...More

Thank Judith G
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mthomgm, General Manager at Henry Strater Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

We would like to thank you for your review and for selecting The Henry Strater Theatre for your evening entertainment.

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

We were in Durango this fall for a few days and were fortunate enough to have had the foresight to make reservations at the Strater Theatre to see the production of "The Legend of Danny Boy". The show was very well done - I would...More

Thank Brian G
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mthomgm, General Manager at Henry Strater Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you for your review. We will make sure your comments get passed to the cast of The Legend Of Danny Boy. We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

With the great material to work with , Irish, local history etc, we could not believe how boring and poor this production was ! There is a great talent with all the players who were great and enthusiastic ......except the MC, what a shame that...More

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mthomgm, General Manager at Henry Strater Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2017

Thank you for your review. We will pass your suggestions along to the production staff to improve the show. We hope you enjoyed your visit to Durango and we hope you choose the Henry Strater again for as an entertainment venue.

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Reviewed 12 September 2017

The show Danny Boy featured three good singers with enjoyable harmonies as well as an Irish themed band that really excelled on many numbers. The show became tedious though, with poorly written sketches that dragged on and on. Much of the culture advanced was stereotypical...More

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mthomgm, General Manager at Henry Strater Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you for your review. We will use your comments to improve the experience at The Legend Of Danny Boy,

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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We attended the show Danny Boy tonight. We enjoyed the cozy, small town production. The cast was talented, and showed a great deal of "Irish pride". While not a professional production, it was clean and enjoyable entertainment. The dinner before the show at the Mahogany...More

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mthomgm, General Manager at Henry Strater Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

We are thrilled you enjoyed the show. We appreciate your review and will use it to improve our service.

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Expecting a theatrical presentation of "The West in Story and Song" we were quite disappointed when that included only 1 singer and 1 poet. No costumes, dance numbers, etc. The 2 older ladies were skilled in their crafts but would have been better suited for...More

Thank Jacqui E
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mthomgm, General Manager at Henry Strater Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Thank you for your review.

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

cute little show with music and cowboy poetry (I probably would've preferred more music) but it was a slice of the local atmosphere - don't expect broadway, but we had a fun time - dang if ya gonna do old time cowboy durango - might...More

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mthomgm, General Manager at Henry Strater Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

We appreciate your review and for selecting the Henry Strater Theatre for your evening.

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Thank you, Show times and tickets for each of the show are found at the website HenryStraterTheatre Thank you
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Nancy, Yes, tickets to our shows can be purchased in person or by calling the Box Office at 970.375.7160. The doors to the Henry Strater Theatre opens at 7:00 pm and the show starts at 7:30. Thank you and I hope you enjoy... More
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