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Colonial Theatre

2050 Main St, Bethlehem, NH 03574-4945
+1 603-869-3422
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We saw Richard Thompson here. There's a bar with beer and wine. Acoustics were very good. Place is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Penny N
Waco, United States
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The Colonial Theatre must be a stop for anyone traveling through the White Mountains. There is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Asheville, North Carolina
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Located in the heart of The White Mountains, the historic 300 seat Colonial Theatre originally opened in 1915. Today it presents world-class performing artists, independent and world cinema, and quality family entertainment from May-October. The Colonial is listed on the New Hampshire State Register of Historic Places.
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“big screen” (2 reviews)
2050 Main St, Bethlehem, NH 03574-4945
+1 603-869-3422
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We saw Richard Thompson here. There's a bar with beer and wine. Acoustics were very good. Place is cute and comfortable. It could use more bathrooms but I heard that is being planned.

Thank Penny N
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Colonial Theatre must be a stop for anyone traveling through the White Mountains. There is always a variety of events including live music, classic movies, plays, and even kids events. Ticket prices are fair, there are great snacks/drinks, and a wide selection of adult...More

Thank mikadickinson
Stephen D, General Manager at Colonial Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for such a great review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great local color and hospitality (often staffed with volunteers from the community). The colonial has a sophisticated and carefully crafted music and film offering every Summer. It is also a host theater for The Manhattan Short Film Festival.

Thank sayers111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been going to the Colonial for five years now. And for five years I have taken our historic, private theater for granted. How many evenings have I finished a quiet meal at home, not ready for bed but also unwilling to sit up and...More

Thank TravelingOften4Food
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Super comfy, great people, incredible line up, and every seat a winner. Can't beat it. The outdoor area for drinks is fun to share with others. And then did I mention JANE? She has the humor and vitality to introduce any show from Justin Townes...More

Thank AuntieMartha
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Great small town theater to see live music or movies. Friendly staff, affordable prices. Luv Bethlehem Nh

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 24 March 2017

My wife & I go to at least one or two events a year. It could be an old movie, a new movie we missed, or a performer/concert. You can't beat the prices.

Thank nh681
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I have been to many shows and movies at the Colonial. Its just a great place to see a movie. For live music there isn't a bad seat in the place. They are always bringing in great performers.

Thank Bill K
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We had made a trip to Mount Washington for the day to get away from the Boston heat wave, and stayed the night in Bethlehem, New Hampshire. In driving through town, noticed the Colonial Theater. When we checked into the Wayside Inn, I picked up...More

1  Thank mikeelder2016
Reviewed 9 August 2016

The theatre is everything that Bethlehem NH is about - has great acts, it's artistic, it's eclectic, it's a ton of fun, and it's the best place to see a show. theatre is small so there's not a bad seat in the house. Drinks are...More

3  Thank bruce c
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