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The Orpheum Theatre

203 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-3905
+1 901-525-3000
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Beautiful theater holds musical and stage performances.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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203 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-3905
+1 901-525-3000
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Orpheum has always been a lovely venue to catch a broadway show, or watch the summer movies series each year. The look and feel of this spot makes you feel like you're watching a show back in time. It's timeless and classic!

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have seen many plays, musicals, concerts, etc... at the Orpheum. It is very beautiful. Viewing is good from most seats.....HOWEVER, there is not much leg room....hence the 4 star rating. Other than leg room, it's a definite HIGH FIVE!!

Thank Lyn T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a grand ole theatre. Memphis is so blessed to have such a fine historical venue to offer that still remains in great repair. Johnny was as good as ever, thanks in part to great acoustics, sound system, and lighting. The architecture is amazing and...More

Thank RalphCIII
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were here for a concert with Johnny Mathis. This is a beautiful old Theatre that host many events each year. The sound was wonderful as was the lighting. The staff was very courteous.

Thank damondowneastnc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just saw Rent at the Orpheum. It is a great place to see a show! The theatre is beautiful, and there is really not a bad seat in the house.

Thank Jeannie D
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Such a grand place to experience the arts. Makes every events extra special. The productions are always the finest and the staff always gracious and accommodating.

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The old Orpheum Circuit, built venues across America, and then sent Vaudeville and other shows out to perform in those Theaters. Much like the Fox Theaters, these were Americas classic performing arts venues showing off the architecture with all the old grandeur. As movies became...More

Thank Van P
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Our first time to the Orpheus Theater Memphis was for a Brit Floyd concert. I was impressed with the venue. The building was almost a sell out and very crowded but the AC still kept the building comfortable. The ascetics of the building are something...More

Thank jaungren
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I was so happy that my husband treated our daughters and I to a wonderful night out to experience a taste music from the country of Columbia! The visiting group was "Herencia de Timbiqui". They were playful and energetic on stage, and the acoustics in...More

1  Thank Georgiegurl15
Reviewed 24 May 2017

A visit to the Orpheum in Memphis is a delight, especially if you love the old play houses of the past. This one has been restored to its original glory and is a sight to behold whether you go to see a touring musical or...More

Thank Martha F
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21 March 2015|
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Response from Sara R | Reviewed this property |
Several people that I spoke with prefer the mezzanine seats instead of the orchestra seats, if you are seated away from the aisles in orchestra. I have had seats in the Mezzanine in the center and I thought they were fine.
5 February 2015|
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Response from Sandi P | Reviewed this property |
The Spaghetti Warehouse is just down the street. Good food, good prices, Family friendly cute decor. Fair service.