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Exciting Performance

This was my first time at the Belk Theater Blumenthal Performing Arts and it was a performance of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Patty K
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Granite Falls, North Carolina, United States
The Lion King

Went to see the Lion King because of all the positive reviews I have seen and heard. It was superb... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Charmain D
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Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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Blumenthal Performing Arts presents the PNC Broadway Lights, featuring national touring Broadway productions and a wide range of special attractions. Additionally, the Education Department develops innovative partnerships with schools and community...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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130 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2100
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first time at the Belk Theater Blumenthal Performing Arts and it was a performance of The Lion King. The theater was beautiful. We were seated in the Center Orchestra Row S. Perfect place to sit. The Lion King was Amazing . There...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to see the Lion King because of all the positive reviews I have seen and heard. It was superb! The actors, the colors, the music....all great! I had a seat 6 rolls from the stage. Couldn't have had a better spot. The actors come...More

Thank Charmain D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took my 9 year old grandson here to see the Lion king. It was fantastic. We sat in P 301 and P302. This was in the center and we were on the end of the row. Great seats. We could see and hear everything....More

Thank lesliekjack
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Comfortable seating, excellent production with very good sound and lighting. My wife saw little difference between this production and the one she saw on Broadway years ago. Ladies in balcony and upper boxes be aware that with a full house the intermission will present a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everytime I visit for a different show I enjoy another taste of culture coming to Charlotte. I’ve seen the color purple, Book of Mormon and this week will be the Lion King. This venue rocks and has a premiere location uptown for a great time...More

Thank amydialr
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Good sound, great seats, and wonderful lobby. Great place to sit back and enjoy a show with your family.

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful facility & there isn't a bad sear! We were in the balcony section, sound wasn't an issue. Enjoyed a great show!

Thank amy3075
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

We saw The Book of Mormon here. Not a huge theater so it allows you to see and hear the show fairly well. When I exited the theater during intermission, there was a long line for the women’s restroom. No surprise there but they had...More

1  Thank BloggerLinda
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

My focus was attending the performance of “Bright Star,” a bonus was visiting the Blumenthal. Reaching the theater for a new-to-Charlotte driver was not difficult. Parking was a bit awkward due to unfamiliar surroundings. A second trip would be super easy. There were plenty of...More

1  Thank Effie A
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I saw a touring broadway show in Charlotte at Blumenthal Performing Arts. It is an amazing venue and you can see many broadway shows here. Great for family and couples. I lost my purse and returned for it the day after. It was in their...More

Thank Chris T
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cathyd
29 July 2018|
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Response from Bruce B | Reviewed this property |
Just left the book of mormon show. Get either floor seats row 12 or so or first balcony. Higher is tight leg room, although line of sight is good everywhere.
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sprattmitchell
27 July 2018|
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Response from bobhin | Reviewed this property |
Same view, just one slightly higher than the other. The top tier has slightly sharper slope to the seats and walkways since at a higher angle above the stage. If knee room is a concern for taller individuals you may want a... More
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coupondeac
3 July 2018|
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Response from ak7rjb | Reviewed this property |
You are very right. You will be craning your neck in row F. And always center. I see CATS and sat on the LEFT and did not like it because I did miss things happening on that side.
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