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Historic Ritz Theatre/Golden Isles Arts and Humanities Association

1530 Newcastle St, Brunswick, GA 31520-6805
+1 912-262-6934
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....a preserved treasure....

...this historic theatre is so fun to visit. Many various events are held here...concerts; art... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
CRM52
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Brunswick, Georgia
Pay for the movie tickets!!

This theatre is comfortable for a date night, especially when its Cinema Gourmet night. Whether you... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Melissa R
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Canton, Georgia
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Historic Downtown Brunswick's theater and arts center, offering year-round performing arts, films, exhibits, and educational programs for the Coastal Georgia community. Managed and operated by Golden Isles Arts & Humanities Association.
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1530 Newcastle St, Brunswick, GA 31520-6805
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

...this historic theatre is so fun to visit. Many various events are held here...concerts; art shows; plays; movies/cinema gourmet. The building itself is like time stood still. It is so fun to see the old Ritz sign lighted at night. The events here and the...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

This theatre is comfortable for a date night, especially when its Cinema Gourmet night. Whether you purchase the meal beforehand or not, the comfortable close seating in a darkened theatre, harkens back to the romantic dating style of the 60's. Offering of wine with 2...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Preserving Brunswick's History and buildings, many activities and performances, exhibitions here. A great job being done to preserve local history and provide a variety of performing art and visual arts experiences for the public, both local and tourist.

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Reviewed 13 April 2017

A great venue for theatre and showing of old favorite movies. I always attend cinema gourmet and other events. The venue is comfortable and easily accessible. On cinema gourmet evening, a light supper is served by Indigo Shanty a local restaurant. Cinema gourmet includes the...More

Thank Mary F
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Kelly H, Associate Director at Historic Ritz Theatre/Golden Isles Arts and Humanities Association, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely comments.

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This little theatre is truly a step back in time to the olden days. If you sit in the balcony, there are stairs to climb. Sound was GREAT! We attended a music concert and could see and hear perfectly from the balcony. Theatre cld use...More

Thank Sara R
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Kelly H, Associate Director at Historic Ritz Theatre/Golden Isles Arts and Humanities Association, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thank you for your comments. We aware of the issues with the "facilities" and are hoping to have a solution soon. Hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Saw "One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest" with an interesting discussion prior to the movie. Gave little known facts about the movie. The food was good and we brought our own soft drinks and water. I suggest you bring trays to eat off of. We're...More

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Kelly H, Associate Director at Historic Ritz Theatre/Golden Isles Arts and Humanities Association, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thank you for your review. See you tonight!

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Reviewed 17 March 2017

Absolutely wonderful Elvis Festival put on by Sherry Management. The Ritz Theatre was a wonderful place to have this. Great seating and acoustics ---- very polite and courteous staff. Very well organized. The concert put on by Travis Powell was unbelievable. It was like Elvis...More

Thank Ann W
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Kelly H, Associate Director at Historic Ritz Theatre/Golden Isles Arts and Humanities Association, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thank you for your lovely comments. Maybe we'll see you at the concert in September!

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Reviewed 4 March 2017

I think the cost was $5 for the movie night that I attended with friends. My friends had tickets that included a pre show dinner of German foods so their tickets may have been about $18 each. We watched the movie "Cabaret" but for me...More

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Kelly H, Associate Director at Historic Ritz Theatre/Golden Isles Arts and Humanities Association, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

We are glad you enjoyed the Cinema Gourmet: Cabaret presentation. We do need reservations for the food by the Monday before the Thursday event. Maybe next time you can join us for the full experience!

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Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is a great showcase for local talent. They have live performances, art shows that highlight local artists and students, some very promising. I have enjoyed the displays, performances as well as the hospitality. Great place to take the whole family.

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Kelly H, Associate Director at Historic Ritz Theatre/Golden Isles Arts and Humanities Association, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thank you for such lovely comments. Responses like that make all our hard work worthwhile!

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Reviewed 17 February 2017

The Ritz is an historic old theater in downtown Brunswick. It is a nice place to see a musical performance or a show. Feel like it does need a bit of refurbishment to bring it back to the original beauty. I know it has been...More

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Kelly H, Associate Director at Historic Ritz Theatre/Golden Isles Arts and Humanities Association, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thank you for your comments. Unfortunately, we do not have any evidence of the original interiors of the building, so a restoration like they have done at the Fox is not possible. However, we are incredibly grateful to the Fox Theatre Institute for their help...More

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