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Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre

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Address: 3 Center Grn Ste 200, Carmel, IN 46032-3809
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We’ve attended and enjoyed several concerts in the Palladium, but this was our first visit to the 500-seat Tarkington Theatre. With St. Patrick’s Day approaching, we saw the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
West Lafayette
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West Lafayette
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We’ve attended and enjoyed several concerts in the Palladium, but this was our first visit to the 500-seat Tarkington Theatre. With St. Patrick’s Day approaching, we saw the 7-member Irish group Danu, and it was the perfect venue. Our sixth-row seats allowed us to see, hear, and appreciate each of the performers very well. As with any Palladium performance, there’s... More 

Thank Mack3065
Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Our first visit here as out-of-towners; we were drawn here for a Broadway show after our musician son was hired to play in the pit. Beautiful venue, convenient parking, wonderful acoustics, great amenities. Wonderful all around.

Thank Bob D
Carmel, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The Tarkington is always a fun and cultural place to go. I've seen musicals, straight theater, and ballet companies perform at the Tarkington. The community is usually heavily involved in a large portion of the productions. It is impressive how much talent and skill the local people have and that they take their time to share it with others! The... More 

Thank VandiEnzor
Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Went to a musical here at Studio One.. it is a small 100 seat theater in this building... great musical and very intimate... had wonderful experience and loved being so close to the stage.. Sit in small theater close to the floor/stage... comfortable and intimate.,... cost was minimal... < 30.00 Parking garage attached to this building and free parking. Highly... More 

Thank paul30
Carmel, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

We went to a professional dance review and it was just fantastic. There really was no bad seat and it's easy to get in and out of the theatre. Parking is also very convenient. The theatre was very clean as well as the restrooms. Beautiful venue.

Thank mer4555
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

The booth Tarkington civic center is amazing. If you get a chance to see a show here do it. There is not a bad seat in the house.

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Carmel, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

What a great place to see plays and musicals..not a bad seat in the house of nearly 500 seats Parking free in the attached covered lot Usually about 5 to 6 plays a season with very reasonable prices

Thank david p
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

Just sae the Wizard of Oz. Was the best performed, orchestrated and produced show i have seen so far in carmel. My web purchased seats were supposed to be front row but i was assigned the last row. The Jan 3rd 2PM show manager near seat T101 made it right for me and i greatly apreciate it. My date and... More 

Thank Mike S
Noblesville, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2014

The Wizard of Oz was my first show at the theatre and it certainly won't be my last. The small theatrevis beautiful and adheres to a high level of professionalism. The show is even piped into the restrooms so an unexpected trip doesn't mean missing any dialogue. Adjacent parking garage makes it easy to park and not brave the elements.... More 

Thank Morgan W
Carmel, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2014

We have been season ticket holders for Civic Theatre for many years. The plays are wonderfully performed by local people. The shows are every bit as enjoyable as the Broadway shows that come to Indy. The new venue is lovely and the view is good from any seat in the house. We take the grandkids to some of the shows,... More 

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