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The Kentucky Center and Brown Theatre

501 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2919
+1 502-584-7777
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Beautiful setting, great show

We were gifted 4 tickets at Christmas to see the Yamato Drummer of Japan here. It was a great show... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cherry N
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Louisville, Kentucky
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Birthday Surprise!

I have always enjoyed visiting the Kentucky Center for the Arts, and the visit this summer to see... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
TrishA4
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Louisville, Kentucky
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501 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2919
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were gifted 4 tickets at Christmas to see the Yamato Drummer of Japan here. It was a great show and the setting was STUNNING. They had snacks available for purchase (accepted cards) and the lines to the bathrooms moved quickly. 2 adults and 2...More

Thank Cherry N
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

I have always enjoyed visiting the Kentucky Center for the Arts, and the visit this summer to see “Momma Mia’” was no exception. Great music and acting by the touring cast. Enjoy!

Thank TrishA4
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

My wife and I saw Home Free here on 12/7/17. Since it is a 1400 seat theater, we had excellent seats. Despite being in the last row it still seemed as if we were right up front. Beautiful restoration work and easy parking.

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

My wife and I very much enjoy the theater and this venue is much closer than New York. We now are Patrons and having season tickets with the same seats every show makes it much nicer. The staff here are so professional and helpful you...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

Wynton Marsalis and Jazz at Lincoln Center was absolutely awesome. Great musicians! It was almost two hours of pure magic. I highly recommend seeing this show if you get the chance. Thanks to the Kentucky Center for providing quality entertainment.

Thank Rita S
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Just saw River dance for the first time. What a great show act 2 eclipse act 1. The center itself is very nice with helpful staff. The grand tier center offers a great view of the entire stage. The acoustics in the center are great....More

Thank Mark W
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I took a group of 2nd and 3rd Graders to watch a performance of James and the Giant Peach. It was fabulous! The costumes and sets were so bright and eye catching and the talent was top notch. Very well presented. I would love to...More

Thank RondaG69
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Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful view of the Nutcracker. Nice symphony and decent show (not all on point but still nicely done). Horrible wine and pricey for a plastic cup... nice little gift shop area to support the arts after the show. Will definitely visit again!

Thank Hempfling
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

We have experienced several performances at the Center. Each of the multiple theaters is tailored to the type of performance. All offer excellent lighting and sound. Snacks and a bar are available before, during and after performances. We find the staff delights in making your...More

Thank hallla
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

We brought our 7 year old twins to see "Sesame Street Live" this weekend. Our son has autism, and so doing an outing like this can be challenging, but everyone we encountered at the theater treated us with kindness and a genuine desire to be...More

Thank ilona06
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Mark W
16 November 2017|
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Response from Rita S | Reviewed this property |
We were in row B near center and it was perfect but for the Nutcracker I think I personally would prefer to be a little further back and at more of an elevation.
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Ginny W
22 April 2017|
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Response from RondaG69 | Reviewed this property |
The Galt House is close by.
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