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The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center

300 Main St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2395
+1 860-510-0473
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A pleasant night at the Kate

Went to see Peace Frog, which is a tribute band who do all of the Doors music. The band I'd from... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
Milford, Connecticut
Nice local venue but Infinity Hall is much, much better

This theater is only 20 minutes from our house, so it's easy for us to bop on down for a show. But... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2016
Haddam, Connecticut
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300 Main St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2395
+1 860-510-0473
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

Went to see Peace Frog, which is a tribute band who do all of the Doors music. The band I'd from California and are doing an East Coast Tour. They were great,and had the ladies dancing in the aisles. They played song after song of...More

Thank poppy843
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

This theater is only 20 minutes from our house, so it's easy for us to bop on down for a show. But the acoustics are not very good. We much prefer the concert sound at the Infinity Halls, both Norfolk and Hartford.

Thank Hick_from_CT
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The Hit men is a great review of former band members of such groups as 4 seasons , journey, Carole king And cat Stevens who toured with these people and played in their bands. A great show reliving all the old songs of days gone...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2016

This was our first visit to "The Kate" and we thoroughly enjoyed the show, plus the comfortable seating and intimate setting of the theater. To be so close to the performers in this day and age is usually impossible. We are looking forward to attending...More

Thank 1Chris_R123
Reviewed 18 September 2016

The music and accompanying stories were fun but the amp was turned up way too loud. I had to turn off my hearing aids and it was still loud. My husband spent the evening with his fingers in his ears. The man in front of...More

Thank HelvetiaCH
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Never a bad show. Worth it everything. Alone or in a group a great evening. Something for everyone. Prices are so reasonable and so worth it.

Thank jk13481983
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We have been to the Kate for many performances and all have been enjoyable. We have seen musical performances, plays and comedians. The venue itself is set up with very comfortable seating with plenty of elbow room. Every seat is the best seat cause it...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Free experience. How much better can it be!!!!! Even suitable for an inexperienced listener like me. Very recognizable music and wonderful duo of popular operas.

Thank Eileen N
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Just attended a performance of "Noises Off" at the Kate and it was very well done. Of course, it was not Broadway, but the performers did a wonderful job entertaining an appreciative audience. The Kate is a marvelous venue, pristine with good spacing and wonderful...More

Thank jer b
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We went to see a night of comedy with three local comedians. It is a wonderful venue. We were fifteen minutes early and took a tour of the Katherine Hepburn Museum in the building. Really interesting history especially for the local area of Old Saybrook....More

Thank Joep63
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Open on New Year's day?
29 December 2016|
Response from Robert C | Reviewed this property |
No not this year it will reopen 1/2/17
Which row is the first in the raised area mid theater?
15 September 2016|
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Response from Kat_NY1 | Reviewed this property |
I, honestly, don't know: I 'm sorry. We sat in the 2nd to the last row/center of the theater and stage view was nice as was the audio. Trip Advisor won't allow me to include a web address for the theater but if you visit... More