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Woodstock Opera House

121 E van Buren St, Woodstock, IL 60098-3201
+1 815-338-4212
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Beautiful Venue

We were in town for Groundhog Days. The Opera House is featured famously in the movie. One event... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
drdeputy
,
Ankeny IA
Love the Atmosphere

We had delicious Salads and the choices were varied. The owner was our waiter and he was... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
maryjeanne1942
,
Ingleside, Illinois
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  • Average3%
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“bill murray” (7 reviews)
“first row” (3 reviews)
“paul newman” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
121 E van Buren St, Woodstock, IL 60098-3201
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

We were in town for Groundhog Days. The Opera House is featured famously in the movie. One event there was Storytelling for which we bought tickets. The building was opened about 1890 as I recall and has been carefully preserved as well as updated with...More

Thank drdeputy
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

We had delicious Salads and the choices were varied. The owner was our waiter and he was attentive and helpful in making our selections.

Thank maryjeanne1942
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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

The Woodstock Opera House is a beautiful venue--an intimate theater that brings northwest Illinois a multitude of speakers, comedy, singers, dance companies, youth groups, traveling shows and community theater shows. There are two resident community theater groups (WMTC and TSP) and one resident dance company...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

We were here for a Christmas concert. Nice venue but needs some cosmetic repairs. The talent, however, is exceptional and the performance was great. Make sure you get tickets early because the good shows sell out quickly.

Thank Andrew P
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

A historical place you wouldn't want to miss if you are in McHenry county. Visit it, or better buy tickets and go see a show.

Thank mlauric
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Very historic building on the Historic Woodstock Square. Offers a venue of musical and also plays. Orson Wells got his start there.

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

This is an awesome venue, tons of historic charm and comfortable seats. While there is an set of stairs leading to the balcony, there is also an elevator to the right of the the stairs right next to the will call/ticket window.

Thank Nicole F
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the show with my sisters and spouses. We sat in the last row main floor and it was perfect. We were able to see the show and dance in our seats!! Always something fun and different. Nice little bar adjoining at Stage Left for...More

Thank 51mimimo
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

We came for a day visit for the sweet town of Woodstock and enjoyed the whole town's square, and the Opera house in particular. Its a beautiful building, that beside its history in this community's cultural life (with big names like Orson Welles, Paul Newman...More

Thank Tallule
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

We went to see Neil Simon's "Rumors" at the Opera House, which didn't do much for us but that says nothing about the place. The seats give you ample leg room and the place reeks of historic charm, but if you sit in the upper...More

Thank WillyinWI
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