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Fun ild fashion theater

Love this theater. Tgey have movies but also some very good concerts and shows. Worth going out of... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Gjhgirl
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Restored theater

To those outside of Keene, know that the Colonial Theater is an old theater that has been restored... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Charles H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the most uncomfortable theater I've ever been in. I attempted to see Lewis Black on September 22 2018. We had balcony seats. Let me tell you, this place was not designed for average sized humans let alone larger or taller ones. People in...More

Thank elishajan
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Love this theater. Tgey have movies but also some very good concerts and shows. Worth going out of your way to visit.

Thank Gjhgirl
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

To those outside of Keene, know that the Colonial Theater is an old theater that has been restored. Movies on the large screen, not the small cinoplex size. Live entertainment of nationally known musicians and performers. Always a comfortable setting for whatever the evening.

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 23 April 2018

We recently went to a dance program e had waited months to see AND we paid for orchestra tickets (top dollar!). When we arrived we could not see the stage from our seats because of the obstruction from the onstage enormous sound system. We could...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We came from CT to see Blue Oyster Cult. It was an easy drive and located near hotels & restaurants. The theater was very nice. Will call was simple to get our tickets. The staff was very nice & helped us to our seats. It...More

Thank Gayle C
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I've been a member for years and am glad to support the Colonial. Whether it is their film series, or quality entertainment -Lyle Lovett, Ronan Tynan, Natalie MacMaster in the past few months- it's always enjoyable. Staff and volunteers are friendly and helpful and concessions...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Our first visit and we saw a Lions Club benefit musical, The Little Mermaid. It was easy to buy tickets online but I was not impressed with the convenience fee requirement. I chose will- call to save on the mail fee. The inside is smaller...More

Thank toscwolfstar
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Not a bad seat in the house. Such a great place to go see a show. Plenty of parking available. Staff is always friendly and helpful.

Thank 71774kittycat
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Came here to see tape face. What an awesome venue. Been to the Wilbur in Boston, I would choose Colonial theater any day. The entrance is large and accommodating for large crowds, staff is pleasant (expected for small town/city living) and the seats are wide,...More

Thank Kali C
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We went there to see a movie. There is a long sloping lobby and elegant decor. It is one big theater, not cut up into little theaters. We live nearby so we're hoping to see some concerts or comedy there soon.

Thank Susan S
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Response from Gayle C | Reviewed this property |
I would guess it depends on who you see. We saw Blue Oyster Cult and a couple of the performers did autographs right after the show. Better to come prepared to get autographs.
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