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State Theatre

805 Hennepin Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55402
+1 612-339-7007
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State is Great!

Great Concert venue, have gone many times for various artists over the years, as it it is in my... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2015
Kevin T
Mankato, Minnesota
No serious musician should play State Theater

Been in shows in the front of the pit, the middle and both sides of balcony. While the venue is... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2015
Mary c
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805 Hennepin Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55402
+1 612-339-7007
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Reviewed 22 June 2015

Great Concert venue, have gone many times for various artists over the years, as it it is in my Minnesota backyard.

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

Been in shows in the front of the pit, the middle and both sides of balcony. While the venue is beautiful and a historic gem, the theater needs a sound makeover. There are no speakers above the stage level. I have left in the middle...More

1  Thank Mary c
Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

This is a wonderfully restored theater in downtown Minneapolis. You can throw a rock and hit 15 bars and restaurants in a nice part of downtown. I am a 350 lb man and the seats were comfortable. This was a great experience from start to...More

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 26 May 2015

This is a fantastic venue for concerts! We recently saw Chicago play there and sat in the front row of the balcony. Excellent views and acoustics. Phenomenal inside décor in the lobby and all parts of the theatre. Intricate and gorgeous. I love this venur

Thank Reid M
Reviewed 10 March 2015

We recently - March 7, 2015 -- caught a performance of Garrison Keillor's Prairie Home Companion at the State Theater and it was a great night. The user staff is amazing. The theater restoration is beautiful. The State offers Rush tickets for many of its...More

Thank Benita D
Reviewed 28 January 2015

The venue is better than at the Orpheum (aka more leg room), however, a blocked view due to poor elevation of rows (we were in X on the main floor), and tickets were $70.00. One can only crane the neck so much to see past...More

1  Thank jill s
Reviewed 29 November 2014 via mobile

Went here for a concert. The theatre ceiling, etc are beautifully restored. Nice sight line and acoustics, but really tight seating. When someone wants to enter the row, there is barely enough room for them to enter even with standing up for them to pass....More

1  Thank bzymom22
Reviewed 12 November 2014

The historic state theater is a place that everyone should take in a show..Not a bad seat in the house. An awesome ambiance in a easy to get to downtown area..Parking very accessible and reasonable

Thank hoccl
Reviewed 28 October 2014

If old theaters are your thing, you will love it here! The acoustics are great and the setting is intimate. I have seen Imagine Dragons, Jason Mraz, and Bryan Adams there. All different sounds, all great times. The drinks and snacks you can purchase for...More

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Attend one or two plays or shows a year here. Nice location and handy parking. Nicely restored theatre. Great Events.

Thank JohnF1949
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Gary M
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Response from Diane E | Reviewed this property |
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Response from CaptTrouble | Reviewed this property |
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Brenda b
15 February 2017|
Response from rwalker_13 | Reviewed this property |
They sell drinks but Im not sure about food.