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Professional quality live theater

This is an outstanding venue for professional live theater. Small, intimate, charming place... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Improv & Improvisation

We all enjoy a good laugh on occasion. This theater brings that out. Local talent. Classes... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Kankakee, Illinois
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221 Farmers Aly, Kalamazoo, MI 49007-4885
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

This is an outstanding venue for professional live theater. Small, intimate, charming place centrally located in downtown Kalamazoo. Great variety of performances, always excellent. Near many restaurants and pubs. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank frankjs2015
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We all enjoy a good laugh on occasion. This theater brings that out. Local talent. Classes. Volunteer opportunities for those that want to participate behind the scenes. Really a great feature in our community. Very beautiful actresses appearing....

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank H M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Farmers Alley Theatre is an unique experience. We ended up getting our tickets through Groupon since I hadn't heard about this theater before.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank knealea
Reviewed 5 April 2017

probably could have picked a better play. wasn't really my cup of tea so to speak. but it was entertaining and was still worth the price of admission. - definitely plan on attending a different performance in the future. although play are also put on...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Dennis D
Reviewed 13 March 2017

A great place for local and broadway talent. With Western Michigan University Theatre Arts Majors and individuals from the local area qet together, as well as Broadway performers, you get some of the best talent outside of New York right here in Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank normanr985
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Farmers Alley is working toward becoming an Equity theater. They have fun programming and bring in some terrific professional guest stars, which they supplement with some of the most talented actors from Kalamazoo's vibrant theater community. The do everything from the obscure {title of show}...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank kalamazootwinmom
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Nat Zegree brought the house down with his Jerry Lee Lewis persona, and those who played Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash and Elvis had the audience in the palm of their hands. Amazing coming together of musical competence and acting abilitiy.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Each year the have a holiday show. Shows are different but they offer hot chocolate, coffee, dessert as part of the admission. We have been there for the past two years and look forward to this year's offering. An intimate setting. Great performances. Just a...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Sherry L
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

I have seen a dozen plays at Farmer's Alley and ALL have been first rate. In fact I saw Next to Normal on Broadway and found the singing and acting every bit as good in the Farmer's Alley. The only part that wasn't quite up...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Marigenea
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Saw "Forever Plaid" and "Singing Siblings" on two different nights. Each was very enjoyable. As mentioned, this is a small, intimate theater. Drinks are available. Often local talent and very professional. All seats good. Will return for other productions.

Date of experience: March 2016
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