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The Englert Theater

221 E Washington St, Iowa City, IA 52240-3952
+1 319-688-2653
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The Nutcracker at The Englert

What a great venue for this amazing show. This was our first time and it was just lovely. The... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2015
Iowa City, Iowa
via mobile
Gorgeous place, intimate venue

Have been here many times since it was renovated and love it every time. Awesome community... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2015
via mobile
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221 E Washington St, Iowa City, IA 52240-3952
+1 319-688-2653
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Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

What a great venue for this amazing show. This was our first time and it was just lovely. The dancers, the costumes, and the stage were so professional. The live orchestra and children's choir were a bonus!

Thank kidsmom1999
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Have been here many times since it was renovated and love it every time. Awesome community landmark, beautiful vintage remodel.

Thank ldeninge
Reviewed 29 September 2015

One of my favorite places to experience a concert. There really isn't a bad seat in the house. The staff is great too.

Thank phillip s
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Saw Rickie Lee Jones on July 31 with my bride. Very nice venue, excellent acoustics, comfortable seats and a feeling of intimacy. Really enjoyed it! Will be going back in October.

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Our favorite place in Iowa City to see a show. It's small enough to be intimate, but large enough to be able to get tickets for a show. The arts scene in IC is flourishing, with top performers coming to the area on a regular...More

Thank TravelMamaCafe
Reviewed 22 June 2015

The Englert survives on its reputation and the fact that it used to be a central part of Iowa City life. Since being rescued by a community effort it has become hit and miss, with some excellent acts attracted there (Hugh Laurie). and a lot...More

1  Thank Steve D
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Have been to the historical Englert many times for various types of entertainment. Love the venue! It is a beautiful building. I love that they have a nice selection of adult beverages available during intermission.

Thank darlinH
Reviewed 6 April 2015

We saw Shovels and Rope, with two opening acts during the Mission Creek festival. Ticket policy of charging a fee for any type of ticket delivery, including Will Call, and not offering a print your own offering was strange. But then having the weirdly uniformed...More

Thank dmarkiowa
Reviewed 6 November 2014

I love the Englert Theater for it's charming atmosphere and amazing performances. I highly recommend seeing a show a the Englert if you are visiting Iowa City.

2  Thank susanm1962
Reviewed 11 August 2014

Saw Seum Kuti and Egypt 8-. Small seating capacity so every seat is a great one. Audience could get up and dance. Comfortable and fun

Thank abt2000
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