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Orillia Opera House

20 Mississaga St W | (Corner of West & Mississaga Streets), Orillia, Ontario L3V 3A6, Canada
+1 705-325-2153
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The opera house was very roomy with loads of seating space. The sound system was fantastic. Lots... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
eileenhicks1
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Orillia, Canada
if you like live theatre in a great intimate setting this is for you!

The Orillia Opera house is often misunderstood. Do not think about opera but rather funny comedies... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
GBell2016
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Orillia, Canada
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20 Mississaga St W | (Corner of West & Mississaga Streets), Orillia, Ontario L3V 3A6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

The opera house was very roomy with loads of seating space. The sound system was fantastic. Lots of assistants guiding you to your seat

Thank eileenhicks1
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

The Orillia Opera house is often misunderstood. Do not think about opera but rather funny comedies, great drama at a super value. Directors come up from Tironto and test out their plays so the calbre is outstanding. The summer package of 3 plays for around...More

Thank GBell2016
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

The little theatre group, the Mariposa Arts Theatre, is now playing the musical, Chicago. It is an excellent production and lots of fun.

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

I have played the bagpipes a few times in this past year and been to a few shows recently. All seats are good to see the stage as it is a smaller venue. The sound is very good. They bring in a wide range of...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

We signed up for the 2017 series of the 3 plays. Compared to Toronto, very inexpensive. We also picked the Opening night reception days for each play. Didn't really know what to expect, but we found that all three nights left us with very positive...More

Thank Ernst V
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Seats not the most comfortable but it is a great old Opera House which we enjoy going to for special shows.

Thank Garry M
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

The Orillia Opera House has been a cornerstone of Orillias downtown for ages. The shows put on are of very high quality and when on a break view work of local talented artists in the green room

Thank Beverly P
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

Historical building, saw Jesse Cook here, amazing acoustics, every seat a good one, comfortable and small enough that it felt more like a party than a concert. Just loved it and will go back again. If you are sitting in the balcony, bring a bottle...More

Thank Heather H
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

The Orillia Opera House has a long standing tradition of hosting many wonderful concerts, plays, meetings and in the winter season The Downtown Farmer's Market. The acoustics are fantastic although the seating is a bit uncomfortable for too long a performance. There are even ghost...More

Thank Kevin Leanne H
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

There's a lot happening here. It is a historic property and a great venue to see a show! They are going to be upgrading a lot of the old theatre spaces this year too, new seats, restore the Lightfoot Theatre, etc. This is likely the...More

Thank Michael B
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