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Carolina Theater

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Address: 309 W Morgan St, Durham, NC 27701-2119
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I had a chance to see one of my favorite musicians at this beautiful, historic theatre. I was so impressed by it. Even though I had a nosebleed seat, it sounded like I was up... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2017
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High Point, NC
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305 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We attended the Zombies concert here last evening. The staff is unfailingly polite.The venue, however, seems not to have been renovated in any meaningful way since it was built in 1929. We were in the first balcony and the seating there is something less comfortable than the worst airline seat you've ever had. If you are five feet tall or... More 

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Huntetsville
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

I had a chance to see one of my favorite musicians at this beautiful, historic theatre. I was so impressed by it. Even though I had a nosebleed seat, it sounded like I was up front. It's a nice intimate venue for music and shows.

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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143 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Good concerts here, but leg room makes airplane coach seem spacious. Will not come back. I am 5 ft 8 and cannot sit with my knees together.

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Thank notravelsurprises
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35 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Great place for a concert. Small and intimate, yet full of enthusiasm. My wife and I went to see Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes which were great and the venue made it even better.

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Boone, North Carolina
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017

I cam here for RPDR Season 8 Queen tour. What a beautiful theater and very helpful staff! Although the show was a bit rowdy with a packed audience, the staff was very friendly and helpful! I will definitely be looking out for other fun shows here!

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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Incredible beer, fresh popcorn with real butter, and quirky movies you can find anywhere else = the perfect date night!

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Love the Carolina Theater for events and films. It's a great historic theater with lots of ornate touches. The cinemas are big screen and show some great classics as well as indie films. Love this place.

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Tiltonsville, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Really nice theatre in the heart of Durham, North Carolina. Reasonable prices, excellent snack shop.

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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Older building but very convenient for the price. It's a welcomed relief for a family that cannot afford the bigger venue for a night of entertainment

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have been to several comedy shows at the Carolina Theatre and have sat in the upper balcony and down in the orchestra so we have had both experiences. Should you have the opportunity, sit in the orchestra.. The balconies have a feel as if you have a birds eye view and has a very steep sight... More 

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