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Burton Cummings Theatre for the Performing Arts

364 Smith St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2H2, Canada
204-987-7825
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I Drove From Arkansas USA to Winnipeg For This Great Theatre!

The Burton Cummings Theatre is a wonderful, historic gem! I have read some poor reviews of this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
buttermilk4
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Little Rock, Arkansas
Has so much potential

Wish I could give 1/2 stars.. wanted to give it 2 1/2 stars.. but was unable .. so I went up half a... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2017
Anna M
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Winnipeg, Canada
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good25%
  • Average28%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
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“great sound” (2 reviews)
“main floor” (3 reviews)
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364 Smith St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2H2, Canada
Downtown Winnipeg
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204-987-7825
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Burton Cummings Theatre is a wonderful, historic gem! I have read some poor reviews of this venue and I want to set matters straight. Anybody who gives this place a bad review should be made to work backstage hauling heavy scenery or helping to...More

Thank buttermilk4
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Wish I could give 1/2 stars.. wanted to give it 2 1/2 stars.. but was unable .. so I went up half a star.. I have not been in Burton Cummings for years but I went to a taping of show for Keith McPherson.. I...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Took our 5 years old granddaughter and 1 1/2 yrs old grandson to see Peppa Pig April 13th. It started at 6pm, why? This is geared towards kids probably 5-6 yrs old and younger. I paid more for 3 tickets to this performance then it...More

1  Thank Kym P
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Awful bathrooms, uncomfortable seats and a disorganized bar. Hard to know why bands play here, the concert hall, Garrick and pantages are all near by and a far better experience.

Thank jbeach403
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We were here again this past Sunday for a children's concert. In the past we have sat in the first row of the second balcony and had a great view of the show. This time around, we had tickets to Section Y. That's the long...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We visited the Burt in the winter. We gave it a bad review. We were seated at the top of the house, a little under a lunar orbit away from the stage. The sound was okay, but the view was strictly one of looking down...More

Thank SouthOne60
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Regardless of who you are seeing, the Burt is a great little concert venue. An old theatre with 2 balconies and 2 small loges it is intimate and provides great sight lines to the stage. There are comfy seats with actual cup holders, but at...More

1  Thank Rob M
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We went and saw fluffy here it was a great show , the theater was easy to get to and the seats were comfortable and the snack prices were decent....we look forward to our next visit!

Thank Crystal T
Reviewed 28 August 2016

I remember when it was the Odeon Theatre but the "Burt" started life as the Walker Opera House and was famous as the scene of a Suffragette play put on by pioneering feminist, Nellie McClung. After years of sitting in disrepair, the building was painstakingly...More

Thank Bill Z
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Go to a lot of concerts here Lots of seating and the views are good from most areas It's an older building with some great historical charm inside

Thank smellbell
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