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Orpheum Theatre

910 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1883
+1 612-339-7007
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Beautiful historic theater

Watching the taping of "Wait, Wait...Don't Tell Me" was painful. Seats are much too cramped (at... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Quist17
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Hutchinson, Minnesota
Aladdin was unbelievable!

This is the best play I have ever seen! The production, acting, music, and costumes were all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jrjwk
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Lakeville, Minnesota
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  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
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910 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1883
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+1 612-339-7007
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Watching the taping of "Wait, Wait...Don't Tell Me" was painful. Seats are much too cramped (at least balcony seating). I have been there previously, on the main floor, an don't recall being cramped.

Thank Quist17
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the best play I have ever seen! The production, acting, music, and costumes were all absolutely awesome! I highly recommend seeing this show. The Orpheum as a facility is pretty good, I understand it’s an old facility, but the seats are fairly uncomfortable...More

Thank jrjwk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to see Aladdin with some friends. The show was pretty good. However, the way that the seats are arranged, the head of the person in front of me, blocked my view of the center third of the stage. The sound system was ok,...More

Thank AndyB5542
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went to see Aladdin. First thing, you may have seen other reviews commenting on the size of the seats. We found them to be fine width-wise. It is true, however, that the knee room is lacking. I'm 5'11 and I kept...More

Thank ajchavo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is very nice. We came to see Aladdin and were not disappointed. When we approached the theater we were greeting at the corner by someone asking if we already had our tickets. As we did, we were directed to the side door so...More

Thank Stlrsfan73
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Well known landmark used for the backstage scenes in Prince's, "Purple Rain." Had a chance to get a glimpse, but locked up tighter than a Revolution Drum.

Thank DaveEB310
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This was the first time visiting the theatre and it was a wonderful experience. The theatre itself is beautiful inside. Comfortable seating and not a bad seat in it. Employee's were exceptionally helpful and nice.The acoustics were fabulous and that was important as we sat...More

Thank BMiller462
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I am not reviewing the performances at the Orpheum, as each is unique and should be judged on its own merits. We recently saw Wicked at the Orpheum, and it was amazing and fantastic. However, the theater should be viewed objectively as a place to...More

Thank barblibrarian
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I have been to the Orpheum a few times and never disappoints. The theater is historic and beautifully restored. There isn't a bad seat in the house. The staff of the Orpheum are great, except I would have appreciated the usher that saw the person...More

Thank CSL_LaCrosse
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Saw Rent last weekend and I will say the people in this play have amazing voices. It was such a lively production and so entertaining. I highly recommend seeing "RENT".

Thank Debra S
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HereWeGoNow2014
14 September 2017|
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Response from Debra S | Reviewed this property |
I actually have never had a bad seat in the house. I have sat in many different spots and never been disappointed. Guess I am not the best person to answer this question.
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Dawn L
29 April 2017|
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Response from Martyn G | Reviewed this property |
You'll be uncomfortable in there for such a big show. Go to New York or Chicago to see it
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51punky1
18 April 2017|
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Response from Couple19611963 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at The Aloft by the new stadium and drove to the Orpheus, short drive.
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