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Great show!

My husband and I stumbled upon New Bern Civic Theatre while staying downtown one weekend for a... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Stephanie S
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Beulaville, North Carolina
First visit here and fantastic performance.

We saw the opening night of Bonnie and Clyde the musical, the performance was exceptional and very... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
Edward O
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New Bern, North Carolina
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 29 January 2013

I do love musically directing shows here, and they are a great group of people to work with. Recently, they have done "Rent", "Dream Girls", "39 Steps", "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels", "Wizard of Oz", and many more. It's a great little theatre you should definitely check...More

3  Thank Timothy M
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Reviewed 25 December 2015

On Dec. 12, we attended the Bear City Opry Christmas Show. The good thing about this show was that it was cheap. The bad thing was that if it had been free, it would still not have been worth your time. There were three problems:...More

1  Thank King D
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

My husband and I stumbled upon New Bern Civic Theatre while staying downtown one weekend for a getaway. Our hotel happened to have a flyer with local happenings listed and it just so happened that the final performance of Sweeney Todd was taking place that...More

1  Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We saw the opening night of Bonnie and Clyde the musical, the performance was exceptional and very very entertaining. Kudo's to all the actors and production staff who made our night a memorable one. FYI you can buy the tickets online.

1  Thank Edward O
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The wife and I attend most of the shows and have never been disappointed in the quality. Recently we saw Catch Me If You Can about Frank Abignale performed by the flawless Von Lewis and Abbey Clark, a professional husband and wife team. They brought...More

1  Thank Chazmanian
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We felt like we struck gold when we leaned that there were tickets available for the local performance of the Tony winning play, Next to Normal. The theater is very worn and weathered, but no matter; the play was incredible. The actors were outstanding. If...More

1  Thank 1caringmom
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We loved the production of Young Frankenstein. The actors, set and sound/effects were all fantastic! We loved the show and the staff members at the theater were very nice and helpful. The only thing not up to par is the seats on the balcony, they...More

2  Thank Brittany J
Reviewed 11 March 2016

I recently saw Mulan Jr. at this theatre. The Cast is phenomenal! The staging, the lighting, and the talent is incredible! The Directors are obviously highly skilled. I wish there were more youth shows throughout the year. This is not your "school" play, this is...More

1  Thank Thespianjones
Reviewed 25 December 2015

On Dec. 12, we attended the Bear City Opry Christmas Show. The good thing about this show was that it was cheap. The bad thing was that if it had been free, it would still not have been worth your time. There were three problems:...More

1  Thank King D
Reviewed 23 November 2015

The Theater put on the last show of "Evita" for this season and the house was packed, sold out. The performance was wonderful in this old piece of historical land mark. Seating was very good as was the sound. The performers were wonderful.

2  Thank BigGavin
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Great community theatre - we are season ticket holders and look forward to what the local talent will bring.

1  Thank Kelly-Gary M
Reviewed 16 February 2015

My wife and I went here for Valentine's Day to see the play "Simply Simone". It is about the life of singer, Nina Simone. This play was outstanding and the cast did a very good job. I teared-up several times during the play..one was when...More

2  Thank henrocking
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