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Bankhead Theater

2400 1st St, Livermore, CA 94550-3139
+1 925-373-6800
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The Bankhead Theater is one of the gems of the East Bay!

Finding great entertainment couldn't be any easier than a visit to the Bankhead Theater in the... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2017
San Francisco, California
Good experience

This is not fancy but very nice and a great place for even families to take school age children to... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Nancy B
Livermore, United States
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2400 1st St, Livermore, CA 94550-3139
+1 925-373-6800
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Reviewed 16 June 2017

Finding great entertainment couldn't be any easier than a visit to the Bankhead Theater in the heart of Downtown Livermore. The Livermore Performing Arts Center, better known as the "Bankhead" has programs and performances that meet all tastes and pocketbooks. Their new season features class...More

1  Thank KellyPrimos
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This is not fancy but very nice and a great place for even families to take school age children to experience theather. It is always well organized by many excellent volenteer staff always willing to offer help and a smile. The prices for most events...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

had the opportunity to perform at this beautiful theater that is a wonderful surprise to see in Livermore. It's right downtown, so it's easy to get a bite or drink before or after one of the surprisingly varied and interesting performances they offer. I have...More

Thank Derek S
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Bankhead is a small venue with great views and acoustics for every seat. We saw Timothy Schmidt ( of EAGLES/POCO/STEALY DAN, etc) there recently. It was great $60 seats were about 8 rows back. Wife had wine I had Bailey's and hot chocolate (ok they...More

Thank mike b
Reviewed 9 September 2016

The seating is terrific all through the theater. I thought I'd have difficulty hearing from where we sat, but it was excellent acoustics throughout! We have enjoyed Handel"s Messiah here on several occasions.

Thank PatSWilson
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The Bankhead theater is a lovely theater. there are no "obstructed" seats and the sound is managed very well. The entertainment that is brought into this venue is broad in spectrum - Celtic, to Country to Opera - with lots of stops between. There is...More

Thank ez-2b
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Really love the Bankhead; the variety of shows and talks is wonderful. From Chinese Drummers, to Nobel laureates on a variety of topics, to the kids version of Nutcracker. Comedy shows, musicals, renowned musicians and performers, there is always something for everyone. Never a bad...More

1  Thank DES_SLO
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The Bankhead Theater is an asset to Livermore. From children's theater to rock concerts, it suits all.

Thank Melynda R
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Last night I watched "Mary Poppins" in this theater and I have to agree with other people who have reviewed this venue. There isn't a bad seat in this theater. It is located in a center that has a great little park in the middle...More

Thank Diana R
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Not a bad seat in the house. In fact, I often sit in the back. easy to stretch legs, get out to restroom at intermission! Suitability for different ages obviously depends on performance showing. But a big variety of programs meet all tastes.

1  Thank TBearyj
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