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Count Basie Theatre

99 Monmouth St, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1108
+1 732-842-9000
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No bah humbug here☃️

Saw A Christmas Carol and it was great as are all of the shows I've seen here over the years. The... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
dorothy g
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Amazing show

We just saw the Nutcracker at tge Count Basie this past weekend. The show was so amazing. It is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Middletown, New Jersey
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great venue” (46 reviews)
“great shows” (12 reviews)
“sound system” (13 reviews)
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99 Monmouth St, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1108
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Saw A Christmas Carol and it was great as are all of the shows I've seen here over the years. The theatre has been redone - seats in the front orchestra are wider and more comfortable then you would ever find in the city (not...More

Thank dorothy g
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We just saw the Nutcracker at tge Count Basie this past weekend. The show was so amazing. It is performed by the Company of Dance Arts which consists of children and professional dancers. Truly beautiful! From the set design, costumes and of course choreography. My...More

Thank amsolu
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent place to see a show or event take in a movie (Yes, they even have movie nights). The acoustics are perfect for any type of music. A fully restored old theater with plenty of seating & a spectacular events calendar. Convenient...More

Thank MC0157
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to a few shows here over the years, the most recent to a Christmas show with my wife and daughter. It is in a central location in Red Bank close to a bunch of restaurants. Parking isn't too bad. We parked on...More

Thank AlexanderD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've seen a number of comedy shows from Bill Burr to George Carlin at Count Basie Theater and have also seen concerts ranging from Deep Purple to the Marshall Tucker Band. It's a great, intimate destination for ANY show and you cannot beat the location...More

Thank mcmannis12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am absolutely LIVID this morning after my family's experience with an employee at the Count Basie theater yesterday evening. My husband, two year old, my infant and I went to see Suessical, a show based on childrens story books, and sat a few rows...More

Thank Kallos1
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Acoustics are very good. No really bad seats. Prices reasonable. Easy ticketing. No dedicated parking area. Safe walk to thearter. Local restaurants are good to excellent. Red Bank is a lively place and there is plenty to amuse you before or after the show. See...More

Thank Dom N
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The renovations made to the theater are just spectacular. It was my first experience visiting Count Basie, I was totally impressed, I can't wait to visit again.

Reviewed 10 October 2017

I have been here at least three times in the last 2 years - great venue Always clean - and holds about 2,000 people so its packed but not like NYC Get a drink and have a seat to enjoy a great show The staff...More

Thank D C
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Experienced many concerts here, comfortable venue. Street parking. Old historic building. Southside Johnny every New Years eve

Thank JerseyRN12
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17 February 2017|
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Response from Lyda07701 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you will have trouble seeing, but sitting that close to the stage puts you close to the speakers. Those can be rather loud at times.
3 April 2016|
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Response from UDecide | Reviewed this property |
Soul Kitchen will not only fill your stomach but your heart too. Only a 0.3 mile/5-10 minute walk away from the Count Basie, JBJ Soul kitchen is a unique, very welcoming, and delicious dining option in Red Bank. I've gone... More
11 November 2015|
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Response from dpg1988 | Reviewed this property |
Save yourself the hassle of driving around looking for parking on the street or in one of the muni lots. Best place to park is the Train Station. Always a parking space, it's free and it's a 2 block, 5 minute well lit walk... More