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Woodstock Opera House

121 E van Buren St, Woodstock, IL 60098-3201
+1 815-338-4212
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Great one man show -- Ed Asner

Great seats in the balcony. A bit much if you cant handle stairs. Sits are comfortable but not a... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
Jim P
Saint Charles
Loved the small venue and location on the square

Tickets for the show were easy to download and print. I like that you can see what seats are... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Chicago, Illinois
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121 E van Buren St, Woodstock, IL 60098-3201
+1 815-338-4212
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

Great seats in the balcony. A bit much if you cant handle stairs. Sits are comfortable but not a lot of leg room.

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Tickets for the show were easy to download and print. I like that you can see what seats are available and their location. We hit the stage-left concessions before going to the show. Not too many options but prices were reasonable. Pretty sure you cannot...More

Thank Monarch132
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

The Opera House is a beautiful example of late Victorian architecture. The galleries boast a variety of historic and artistic exhibits, and the theatre hosts two of the finest community theatre groups in the area as well as touring shows. Relax with a libation in...More

Thank Cynthia H
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The Opera House is a must see Woodstock venue. It's history and tradition are obvious as soon as you step foot inside. It's beautifully restored and offers all types of great events for every taste. I last visited to take photographs for the Creative Living...More

Thank Danielle G
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I have lived in the area for a long time, but never had the pleasure of visiting the opera house - not an opera fan. I took a date to see Legally Blonde, the musical. We were rolling on the floor laughing. The show was...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Excellent the stage left is a nice snack coffee bar area.. it is on the historical Woodstock Square and was use it the Movie Ground Hog Day with Bill Murray .. Woodstock is the home Dick Tracy the cartoon character by Charles Gould.

Thank John O
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great place. Remodeled. Several nice theaters with new releases or fairly new. Best part is the seating is comfortable & you get all the refills on popcorn & sodas or slushies you want. YUM! Bathrooms clean & modern, staff is friendly. Get your senior discount...More

Thank Bham4plus
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This past holiday we saw two different plays, Christmas Carol (Scrooge) and Christmas Story (you'll shoot your eye out, kid). They were excellent community theater productions, great neighborhood entertainment in such a quaint setting. The Opera House is a small, well kept, antique of a...More

Thank LindaT2409
Reviewed 17 January 2017

dont miss it it would be sad for fellow god fearing people to miss this place foar away from evil john barely corn in Galena

Thank Don T
Reviewed 24 November 2016

We recently visited the Woodstock Opera House for the first time. This is a beautifully restored old theater/opera house with lots of interesting history. Orson Wells started his career here! Sow the musical "The Christmas Story" The leads did an excellent job with their parts!...More

Thank Herbert M
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