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Newberry Opera House

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Been a couple of times and it’s always been great! Only complaint I have are chairs but I have a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bobby52855
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Pauline, South Carolina
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Such a Beautiful Place!

We went for a show on a Thursday afternoon. This was our first trip here. It is really a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jenette K
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Greenville, South Carolina
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Originally built in 1882 and recently renovated and reopened as of 1998, The Newberry Opera House is one of North America's premier historical theaters and performing arts venues. Since the renovation, Newberry Opera House has played host to a wide...more
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1201 McKibben St, Newberry, SC 29108-2730
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been a couple of times and it’s always been great! Only complaint I have are chairs but I have a bad back so that’s my problem! Think it’s wonderful how they have restored this place! It’s a treat just to take a guided tour trough...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for a show on a Thursday afternoon. This was our first trip here. It is really a beautiful place. Also, outside across the street is a nice area for sitting while waiting for a show. It has a beautiful grand staircase in the...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2018

We absolutely love going to shows at this small historic venue. This time we saw Ricky Skaggs and the Kentucky Thunder blue grass band. The acoustics are terrific and ther is not a bad seat in the house. We will be back for a show...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

A lovely venue. The staff are very friendly and the opportunities change frequently. We saw the San Francisco Hot Club which played jazz music to the first animated films. The musicians were phenomenal.

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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

A beloved venue for entertainment of every kind! So many singers, plays, and performances to delight us all. We go as often as we can and are never disappointed.More

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NewberryOperaHouse, Manager at Newberry Opera House, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you for stopping by and for your review Jennie! We are so glad you enjoyed your time here in Newberry. Audio quality differs from show to show, as most bring their own engineer. We hope to see you back in the near future, make...More

Reviewed 30 April 2018

Beautiful "redo" of a lovely venue. Good shows. Doubt there is a bad seat in the house. We have seen 3 different type of performances here and they were all outstanding. The only thing I wished could have been different was the sound at the...More

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NewberryOperaHouse, Manager at Newberry Opera House, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Thank you for stopping by and for your review Kathleen! We are so glad you enjoyed your time here in Newberry. Audio quality differs from show to show, as most bring their own engineer. We hope to see you back in the near future, make...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

I love old architecture and this old place does not disappoint. It is a beautiful, old building well worth stopping by to explore.More

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NewberryOperaHouse, Manager at Newberry Opera House, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Thank you for stopping by and for your review William! We are so glad you enjoyed your time here in Newberry. We hope to see you back in the near future, make sure you are signed up for our email list so we can send...More

Reviewed 28 March 2018

The Newberry Opera House was great, it has the beauty from being an old opera house while being up to date. Anywhere you sit in the opera house you can see and hear the show, the people working in the opera house were great, from...More

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NewberryOperaHouse, Manager at Newberry Opera House, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Thank you for stopping by and for your review Jessica! We are so glad you enjoyed your time here in Newberry. We hope to see you back in the near future, make sure you are signed up for our email list so we can send...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We have come for concerts several times and have always enjoyed ourselves. They have a variety of performance types, decent ticket prices, good seats and acoustics. We drive an hour to get here and have never been disappointed.More

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NewberryOperaHouse, Manager at Newberry Opera House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for stopping by and for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed your time here in Newberry. We hope to see you back in the near future, make sure you are signed up for our email list so we can send our...More

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We just left another show at the Newberry Opera House and like all previous shows it was great. Not only is the Venue unique because it was built in the 1800’s it is celebrating 20 years of the reopening as a First Class Performing Art’s...More

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NewberryOperaHouse, Manager at Newberry Opera House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for stopping by and for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed your time here in Newberry. We hope to see you back in the near future, make sure you are signed up for our email list so we can send our...More

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Nora W
24 February 2018|
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Response from NewberryOperaHouse | Property representative |
Yes, we serve beer and wine. You may even take it into the performance hall as long as it is in our collector's cup.
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Fran W
26 August 2016|
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Response from NewberryOperaHouse | Property representative |
There is not a specific dress code to any of our performances. We believe the theatre should remain open to all and would hate for anyone to feel they couldn’t go and see a show because they weren't wearing the right shoes... More
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