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Morris Performing Arts Center

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Renovated Theatre in the Top 100 Venues in the USA

Midwest gem, renovated theatre that gets great shows and great revues. South Bend, though only a... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
Ken R
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South Bend, Indiana, United States
Great seats--and Sound that just flowed over us!

once again, got to sit in the front of the balcony area and felt like we were right next to the... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
J8192UWdennisk
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South Bend, 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 1 April 2018

This is a beautiful theatre but I don't agree with the some of the previous reviews about the seating all being great and as typical of older venues, the ladies restroom on the main floor is small ( 8 stalls) for the amount of patrons...More

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Mary S, Operations Manager at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thank you for our review. As you stated, restrooms are located on the main floor (near the Box Office.) Restrooms are also located on the second floor of the Grand Lobby and the newest restroom in the lower level updated in 2011 now has 11...More

Reviewed 25 January 2018

Midwest gem, renovated theatre that gets great shows and great revues. South Bend, though only a city of 100,000, has the reputation of a much larger city. With a Symphony, a Theatre League for broadway shows, and great booking for comedians, musicians, and bands, experience...More

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Mary S, other at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2018

Thank you Ken for your great review! We hope you come again soon to experience one of the many concerts and shows hosted by the Morris!

Reviewed 3 January 2018

once again, got to sit in the front of the balcony area and felt like we were right next to the entertainers! still can't believe this is in south bend and not chicao

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

The venue is just beautiful. The place is clean and well maintained. It is almost like a visit back in time. It is large but really no bad seats in the place. The refreshment lines do get long during intermission so go quickly. The prices...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

The Morris is an awesome venue - clean, comfortable, great sound, and the staff are always friendly and helpful. South Bend is fortunate to have such a great Performing Arts Center.

Thank q1964
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Over the years, I've seen some amazing shows at the Morris. Best seats in the house are the first row of any balcony and well worth the money. Although, frankly, the third balcony frightens me a little. I don't see how anyone in that section...More

Thank Tracie D
Mary S, Operations Manager at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

Thank you Tracie for your review. We appreciate our ushers also.

Reviewed 10 November 2017

Beautiful old "opera house" with lovely, ornate decorations. Top quality shows and entertainment for all tastes.

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Mary S, Operations Manager at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

Thank you Joel.

Reviewed 7 September 2017

This theatre is marvelous and fantastic. They have all kinds of music shows, plays and comedians and dancers. Always something at this theatre for young and old alike. Also you do not see at many theatres locally is that you can take your drinks with...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Have been to this venue many times. There is convenient street parking as well as a garage adjacent to the facility. We sat in the first mezzanine and the seats were fabulous. Great sound beautiful theatre.

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Mary S, Operations Manager at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for your awesome review of the Morris for the Willie Nelson concert!

Reviewed 23 May 2017

The theater is beautiful and the performance was absolutely amazing. I am so glad I got to see Dirty Dancing.

Thank pdr2017
Mary S, Operations Manager at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Thank you! We are happy you enjoyed Dirty Dancing!

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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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