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The Grand Theater

401 North 4th Street, Wausau, WI 54403-5420
+1 715-842-0988
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I went here to an event with my husband. The theatre is nice. Seats are average comfy. The staff... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kim G
via mobile
Terrific venue for the Arts

This wonderful old theatre has been revamped and is a terrific venue for bands, plays and other... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
181lori
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Stevens Point, 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!
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“wide variety” (4 reviews)
“leg room” (3 reviews)
“aisle seat” (2 reviews)
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401 North 4th Street, Wausau, WI 54403-5420
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+1 715-842-0988
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went here to an event with my husband. The theatre is nice. Seats are average comfy. The staff that we saw were polite and helpful. I didn't think it was anything to rave about but it was not unpleasant in any way. I guess...More

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This wonderful old theatre has been revamped and is a terrific venue for bands, plays and other staged performances. Stay downtown and grab dinner at other revamped restaurants and enjoy.

Thank 181lori
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Went to the Grand for the Sherrif benevolent fundraiser. The Journey Tribute band was truly awesome. We had a great time and the theater has done so much in the last few years to update a great venue to make it a great experience. I...More

Thank wausaujim
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Hello, If you have any interest in seeing live entertainment and you live in central Wisconsin, go to the Grand. They have incredible acts. Enjoy Paul

Thank paulfield80
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Have gone to quite a few shows at the Grand Theater and have never been disappointed, always came away feeling good. I especially enjoy the musicals and the shows around Christmas time. You do have to get the tickets early because for certain shows they...More

Thank kathleenl270
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I love this theater. They do a great job. The bathrooms are clean and there are enough stalls in the women's room to actually handle the number of women who attend a show without much of a line. Rare indeed! There are bars on first...More

2  Thank kate2003
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Our son was singing in the WI State Men's Choir at this venue. This theatre had so much charm. While the lobby and restrooms were modern the theatre was filled with charm. The beautiful stage, red seats and balcony took you back in time. Located...More

Thank Shelli M
Reviewed 7 January 2017

My wife/I "discovered" the Grand Theater about 10 years ago after moving up from Illinois. It is truly a remarkable venue for a wide variety of entertainment. Annually, they book artistic performers from across the globe.

Thank James M
Reviewed 6 January 2017

The Grand Theatre, part of Wausau's Artsblock, is the gem of downtown. Across from the 400 block, where iceskating is free all winter, the theatre hosts a wide variety of musicians, actors and dancers from around the world. No need to travel to Milwaukee or...More

Thank Holly L
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We have gone to multiple shows at The Grand and have always been impressed. The seats are plenty roomy, we have not found any seats to be bad, and the volunteers are always helpful. If you ever have the opportunity to see a show or...More

Thank tdevoy22
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Jamielynn1212
13 November 2016|
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Response from Sharon M | Reviewed this property |
Parking is available on the street or in neighboring bank lots for evening performances.
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Bubbie561113
5 May 2016|
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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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pjahns1
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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