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Morris Performing Arts Center

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Beautifully Decorated for Christmas

Being at the Morris is always a treat! We saw Straight No Chaser, but were a little disappointed... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Georganne L
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The Hills are Alive!

We just went to the Morris to see the Sound of Music. Our seats were in the 2nd balcony to the far... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hyesagmn
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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The HOTTEST tickets in town are at the MAGNIFICENT MORRIS! Originally opened in 1922, The MAGNIFICENT Morris is listed in the National Historic Register and completed a restoration and renovation process in 2000 of the stage house and interior...more
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211 N Michigan St, South Bend, IN 46601-1202
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Being at the Morris is always a treat! We saw Straight No Chaser, but were a little disappointed. Their music and performance was not as put together as we had expected. It was still very enjoyable, but would have been better if we hadn’t had...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Georganne L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just went to the Morris to see the Sound of Music. Our seats were in the 2nd balcony to the far right in row K. We were a little aghast at the cost when we purchased them and figured our seats would be awful,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hyesagmn
Mary S, Operations Manager at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful review! The theater opened in 1922 as the Palace Theatre, part of the Vaudeville circuit of Palace Theatres across the country, with ornate architecture. In 2000 the theater completed a major renovation with new seating, sound system, and stage house...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018

We get season tickets for the shows- they are all of the highest quality- I don't think that there is a bad seat in the house- cant wait for the season to start...

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 971cynthiat
Mary S, Operations Manager at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you for your great review of Broadway shows at the Morris!

Reviewed 10 October 2018

Attended a family wedding here and it was fantastic. The serving staff and room were outstanding. The cocktail hour in the lobby was fantastic. Couldn't have asked for much better.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Eggs74
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Living close to this theater I've gotten to attend many performances here. This is a beautiful theater with old world charm. There are no bad seats in the house!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Alise G
Reviewed 8 August 2018

The Morris is a nearly 100-year-old magnificently restored showplace, Once home to vaudeville acts and then movies, the theater now hosts Broadway productions, concerts, comedy acts, etc. The ornate interior is absolutely splendid and acoustics are very good. When you visit, you really get two...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank JustaHoosier
Reviewed 29 July 2018

I experienced a concert at the Morris Performing Arts Center recently and really appreciated the beauty of the venue. The restored architecture in the auditorium and foyer is dazzling and the illuminated marquee on the front of the building is cool. I've attached photos of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jim B
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

My husband bought tickets for Wicked when it played in town. I had never been to The Morris before and d idnt know what to expect. I had a wonderful time and the building is old but we'll taken care of.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank tatgirl661
Mary S, Operations Manager at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

It's great to see that you enjoyed your experience at Wicked. We take pride in taking care of the historic Morris Performing Arts Center for future generations to enjoy!

Reviewed 7 June 2018

Love the variety of shows. Wish the seats were more staggard so you didn't have to keep looking around the tall person sitting in front of you.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Never thought I’d fly half way across country to see a concert in South Bend, Indiana. However, what an Awesome Venue! Great acoustics, very friendly staff, and we would definitely come back to this venue for a concert we want to see (over large arena)....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank spiderelliot
Mary S, Operations Manager at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thank you for such a great review! We hope you do come back to visit for another concert soon!

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Everyone has their favorite sections of the theater. Some patrons prefer the main floor, some prefer the mezzanine or balcony area. Please call the Box Office Monday-Friday from 12:00-5:00 p.m. and staff can assist with you... More
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Everyone has their favorite sections of the theater. Some patrons prefer the main floor, some prefer the mezzanine or balcony area. Please call the Box Office Monday-Friday from 12:00-5:00 p.m. and staff can assist with... More
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