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The grand is a beautiful and historical building both inside and out. The party was a great time... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
taratrip2018
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Wausau, Wisconsin
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Amazing place

Attended many concerts at the Grand from Dennis DeYoung to Manheim Steamroller always an intimate... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
plee6990
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Wausau, Wisconsin
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North Central Wisconsin's home for the performing arts is The Grand Theater. Located in downtown Wausau, The Grand has it all--from Broadway to Ballet, Comedy to Cirque, Classical, Theatre and so much more!
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401 N 4th St, Wausau, WI 54403-5420
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

The grand is a beautiful and historical building both inside and out. The party was a great time with a live band in the theater and a DJ in a separate area. Good for all ages!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank taratrip2018
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Attended many concerts at the Grand from Dennis DeYoung to Manheim Steamroller always an intimate setting and amazing acoustics!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank plee6990
Reviewed 16 October 2018

We attended the "Live and Let Die Tour" at the Grand Theater. Great venue, friendly volunteer staff, very good bar service. Drinks are a bit pricy. The entertainment was very good. Should be a great year for The Grand with their selection of shows.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank William S
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Seating is old school, went with my wife, she and a lot of others could not fit in the old time small seats, she ended up sitting out in the waiting room, that and there to close together, your knees are in your face, we...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

A beautiful theatre complete with heavy red velvet drapery. It’s like taking a walk back in time with it’s elaborate decor and seating but with state of the art technology. The only thing better are the actors I’ve seen perform on this stage. You’re in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Beerlahairoi
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Wausau is fortunate to have this lovely, historical venue for theater and music. The Grand Hall compliments the facility and expands its use. It is wonderful to see enthusiastic support for the Arts in Central Wisconsin.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JanineW405
Reviewed 13 May 2018

It is amazing it just takes a while for it to start.i see school plays there and the nutcracker I love the dancing’s.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Isabella S
Reviewed 8 April 2018

The Grand is a beautifully restored theater with top entertainment, including both national and local performances.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Hunter2268
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Last performance was Riverdance (which was amazing). The historic building and beautiful facility never disappoints. If you are in the area, and are looking for a cultural experience--check out this facility to see what is happening. The beautiful 400 block is right across from the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank rwbsangel
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Nice theater, seats are on top of each other but people are bigger today right?? Very clean, parking close by, couldn’t find anything wrong with this place, not that I was looking for one :).

Date of experience: February 2018
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Jamielynn1212
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Parking is available on the street or in neighboring bank lots for evening performances.
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There is no such statue at Grand Theater that I know of. You are either joking or have a different city in mind
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26 February 2015|
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Response from Penny W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is. It can be raised and lowered from the orchestra pit and has been used for several venues. We're very fortunate to have Dan Larson as an organist for this beautiful organ!
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