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Morris Performing Arts Center

211 N Michigan St, South Bend, IN 46601-1202
+1 574-235-9198
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Rudolph

Mezzanine seats are what we like best. Ushers are very helpful. Lovely setting for entertaining... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2017
Sara W
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1920's Opulence At Its Best!

You have to see this ornate and historic theater when you are in South Bend. Even if you don't see... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Anita S
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Paradise Valley, Arizona
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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 restored to its original vaudeville splendor. The Morris is the HOTTEST TICKET in Northwest Indiana for live entertainment! The theater hosts a wide variety of concerts, national Broadway touring musicals, symphony..., Dance, comedians, children's/family shows, and is home to the South Bend Symphony Orchestra and Broadway Theatre League. The Morris has a seating capacity of 2,564 and is consistently ranked by Pollstar concert industry magazine among the top 100 theaters worldwide. The Morris has been awarded a "Prime Site Award" by Facilities Magazine for several years (voted on by over 10,000 people in the entertainment industry - booking agents, promoters, talent buyers and special event planners.)
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211 N Michigan St, South Bend, IN 46601-1202
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"beautiful theatre"
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"mannheim steamroller"
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"great seats"
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"main floor"
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"dirty dancing"
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"great sound"
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"street parking"
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"phantom of the opera"
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"no bad seats"
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"wonderful venue"
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"great acoustics"
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"balcony"
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"concert"
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"stage"
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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Mezzanine seats are what we like best. Ushers are very helpful. Lovely setting for entertaining events. Have seen wonderful shows of different genres there. Sound is good.

Thank Sara W
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

You have to see this ornate and historic theater when you are in South Bend. Even if you don't see a show, it's worth a look see. I saw Wicked there with my mother and it was a fabulous experience. The stage has obviously been...More

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

Thank you for your wonderful review. The theatre originally opened as the Palace Theatre in 1922 and was designed with many different styles of architecture to give people a feeling as if they were taking a trip to Europe. The Morris and stage completed a...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is a beautiful venue but the add on's increase a ticket by about $20. There is the "convenience fee" and the "historical preservation fee" and if you order on line there is another fee. Add these to an already high price of a ticket...More

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

Thank you for your comments. The Morris is a rental facility which promoters rent to present their show. The promoter sets the cost of the base ticket price for their show. The Box Office is a service to promoters to assist in selling tickets for...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2017

We have been to concerts, ballets and musicals here. All were great, this is a wonderful venue in downtown South Bend

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

Thank you for your review.

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Reviewed 17 December 2016

It has a lot of history and beauty! I loved seeing the Nutcracker a few year back here! It was an amazing time.

Thank Jamie2630
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Mary S, Operations Manager at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Thank you for your review.

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Reviewed 9 December 2016

Went to Mannheim Steamroller concert and was as impressed by the center as the performers and both were good. The interior has been restored to the glory of times past and it is beautiful. The staff were courteous and helpful. It appeared there are no...More

Thank Chris L
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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Concert was great! Facility beautiful, very well maintained, staff very pleasant. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Colleen K
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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place to see a show! Took my daughter to see Mannheim Steamroller and we both had a blast! We were on the main floor and there was not a bad seat in the house! Will definitely return.

Thank Joe S
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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place to watch shows ect... The Price is Right Live was a blast Watching almost every contestant win very nice prizes. Show case needs work... Many felt it was unfair. The contestants were random!!! (I was picked to come on down to my surprise)...More

Thank eyemhappy
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Mary S, Director of Marketing & Promotions at Morris Performing Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

We're glad you enjoyed THE PRICE IS RIGHT LIVE show at the Morris! Thank you for your review and comments.

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Reviewed 4 November 2016

Went to the Moody Blues concert earlier this week. Waited for the concert venue to open in a small park across the street from the entrance. Never been here before, not that hard to find. Beautiful place, great seats and a wonderful vibe from nice,...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 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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