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Dock Street Theater

135 Church St, Charleston, SC 29401-2899
+1 843-577-7183
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Charleston's Alleys and Hidden Passages
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135 Church St, Charleston, SC 29401-2899
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+1 843-577-7183
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a beautifully restored theatre that holds a dignified place in the history of Charleston. It was renovated in the last decade so it has all the technicalities needed to provide a great theatrical experience. It retains the historical charm of a theatre that...More

Thank Doc687
Reviewed 4 days ago

It's really a tease to your imagination (think Lincoln and Ford's theater!) to visit an old historic theater like this. We were able to go all the way inside as they were prepping for an event. Really neat old seating. Nice stage. Great little courtyard...More

Thank MaryKop
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our guide had great information. It was nice for a short stop. If it was t included in the tour I am not sure I would pay for it.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide recommended this theater and "Sister Act" to us. We purchased tickets online and used a half-off voucher. This show was hysterical-- we never stopped laughing. The performers were great and seemed to really enjoy themselves. The theater is a treat -- small...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I was looking for something different to do with my wife on this trip to Charleston. I found the Dock Street Theater online and couldn't be happier that I did. We bought tickets online and even found a 50% off code to use. We saw...More

Thank ajgatraveler
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

On a history walking tour earlier in our trip, our guide pointed out Dock Street Theater and I was immediately intrigued by its history. We purchased tickets online through a program entitled pay-as-you-please. Tickets were made available at 12:01am the day of the show. You...More

Thank AsicsGEL77
Reviewed 14 April 2017

I, along with multiple folks (near full house), enjoyed the SUPERB opening night of Sister Act presented by Charleston Stage Theater group. The singing/acting was excellent. The lead actress was right on point, as were her costar nuns and supporting male cast members. This play...More

Thank bubbamd
Reviewed 10 April 2017

It was a warm Friday evening, and my first visit to this theater. The play was great, and I loved the intermission on the outdoor brick patio.

Thank FollyBound
Reviewed 31 March 2017

My sister-in-law bought tickets to a show here on our first visit to Charleston and it was a high light of trip. The theatre is small but very nice and comfortable seating. Easy access in and out and a beautiful courtyard to enjoy during intermission....More

1  Thank ColonelTim
Reviewed 25 March 2017

My wife and I were walk ups and were sold excellent seats. Welcomed graciously. for an older theatre good rest rooms-- which is sometimes not the case in an older facility. comfortable, very quaint without being for lack of a better word "hokey". The play...More

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What time do the shows start in order to make dinner reservations?
12 September 2015|
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Tena F
I am really interested in knowing what shows and time of showings for May. However, thought it a good idea to see if you still have tickets for the plays in April.
7 March 2015|
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What seats are available from the middle to end of April ?
7 March 2015|
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Response from JudySingleton | Reviewed this property |
You would have to check with the Theater to see what shows, times, seats are available.