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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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Hours Today: 12:00 - 17:00
135 Church St, Charleston, SC 29401-2899
French Quarter
+1 843-577-7183
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Reviewed 17 September 2014

A beautiful and intimate theater and not a bad seat in the house. A wonderful production of "You Can't Take it with You," we even enjoyed intermission in the charming courtyard!

Thank taraogallery
Reviewed 15 September 2014

Dock Street is the epitome of Charleston!! It is so steeped in history that you just feel that wonderful presence even as you approach the theater. Bring your camera for the beautiful views leading up to and surrounding the area! The facade and entry way...More

Thank Mel G
Reviewed 14 September 2014

The Dock Street Theater is one of the oldest in America, yet with a total renovation about two years ago, it has been refreshed and made even more attractive. Frequently used for plays and concerts, including for the Spoleto USA festival, it offers a pleasant...More

Thank BigMacSC
Reviewed 14 September 2014

A group of friends attended the play ," You Can't Take It With You" during a visit to Charleston. The theater is beautiful; however, the seating is tight. The theater was full. The theater is downtown and there are many fine restaurants nearby as well...More

Thank ReadyToGo44
Reviewed 14 September 2014

My daughters and I attended the Charleston Stage production of "You Can't Take It With You," and the resident theatre cast did a great job with the classic Pulitzer Prize Winning family comedy. The theatre is beautiful and the set and cast of this play...More

Thank Tyler L
Reviewed 11 September 2014

The history of the theater is remarkable. The outside is very detailed with lots of textures and the inside shows the rich history with the seating and locally grown/milled native black cypress for the beautiful warm wooden interior. Just beautiful.

Thank Penelope136
Reviewed 3 September 2014

My husband and I have had the privilege seeing several types of theater and opera in the first opera house built in the US, which was recently touched up. Fortunately, the city was smart enough to keep the authentic look and feel of the original...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2014

My daughter and I loved the play , " You can't take it with you " when we visited Charleston SC . The cast were wonderful and the theater was beautiful too . We had balcony seats with limited view of the right side of...More

Thank Ladyfromnc
Reviewed 19 August 2014

We have always enjoyed the performances at this theater. Nice little courtyard to enjoy a wine or soft drink. Seats a little tight and uncomfortable (back problems).

Thank Harriet R
Reviewed 17 August 2014

We love this theater, and will see any plays they offer. Sometimes it's great, sometimes it's community theater, it's always an adventure.

Thank BobandOrnella
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Tena F
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.