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Winspear Centre

#4 Sir Winston Churchill Square | 102 Ave. & 99 St., Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
+1 780-428-1414
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Sweet concert hall!

This place has great acoustics for concerts. Not a bad seat in the place. milky chance put on a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jayesin
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Edmonton, Canada
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Winspear Centre, Rocks!

I went to the Winspear Centre, three times for three different concerts. In order to judge a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
musicandart
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Toronto
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The Francis Winspear Centre for Music is located in Edmonton's Arts District and is home to the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“concert hall” (57 reviews)
“world class” (50 reviews)
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#4 Sir Winston Churchill Square | 102 Ave. & 99 St., Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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+1 780-428-1414
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has great acoustics for concerts. Not a bad seat in the place. milky chance put on a great show and sounded great! If you get a vhanve to see an act there...just do it.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to the Winspear Centre, three times for three different concerts. In order to judge a concert hall properly, a person has to sit in different areas and listen to different types of music. For one show, I sat at the front,for another, in...More

Thank musicandart
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Winspear is a first class theatre with good seating regardless of where you are in the theatre. parkades around the building but are very expensive to park.

Thank jbarrett2017
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently attended Brit Floyd at the Winspear Centre. Wow! The acoustics in the building are world-class and it was designed so that no matter where your seat, you have a great view of the stage. The large entrance/foyer has floor to ceiling windows; a...More

Thank Kathy B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No matter where you sit the sound is exceptional all over. Just close your eyes and listen to your hearts content. What wonderful performances to experience everytime.

Thank Monika S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to the Winspear Centre for Rock, Folk and Classical concerts. The sound in the Winspear is amazing. It has been recognized as having some of the best acoustics of any concert hall in N. America. The lobby area is beautiful and offers...More

Thank Chris N
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have attended many performances at the Winspear and not only is it a world class theatre the staff are always friendly and extremely helpful. They know how to move people in and out of the theatre and refreshments line smoothly. There isn't a bad...More

Thank V233PRscottc
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Any live music worth listening to deserves to be heard in a concert hall like the Winspear. This is not a so-called multi-use facility (which means a facility that is not really good for anything) but a dedicated concert hall for the serious audiophile. Beautiful...More

Thank R7545JJjamesm
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every time I have an event at the Winspear, it is always amazing as the acoustics are amazing and the seating is great!

Thank Kalaki73
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This venue has world class acoustics and we have enjoyed every performance immensely! There are no words to describe he experiences other than one MUST take this in if possible!

Thank ronaldmS74XR
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Roxie F
20 February 2018|
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Response from Basile5 | Reviewed this property |
City Hall Parkade (underground), the Citadel Theatre or Library parkades. All are within 1 block of the Winspear. The City Hall parkade has underground pedways that a person can use to go from the parkade to the Winspear... More
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shairlhoney
13 July 2017|
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Response from peterhN4599JM | Reviewed this property |
Nothing on at Winspear. Don't despair the Fringe is on from 17 to 27 August. Go to old Strathcona and enjoy. Tickets for all the venues will be available on line.
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Dametria H
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Response from Aileen M | Reviewed this property |
I believe that it depends on the organizers of the show. It varies.
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