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Stanley Center for The Arts

261 Genesee St, Utica, NY 13501-3402
+1 315-724-1113
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Great place to see a show

Stanley Theatre what a great place to see a show or for a lot of other events Lisa beautiful run by... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Jack chwazik
Whitesboro, New York
What a find in Utica, historical, beautiful

One is always impressed with the interior staircase and baroque style architecture of the theater... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Upstate New York
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261 Genesee St, Utica, NY 13501-3402
+1 315-724-1113
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Stanley Theatre what a great place to see a show or for a lot of other events Lisa beautiful run by the doctor Jerry Krowse he does a great job place is always spotless go there for any event and enjoy the place

Thank Jack chwazik
Reviewed 9 August 2017

One is always impressed with the interior staircase and baroque style architecture of the theater. The ceiling alone could be studied for hours.

Thank LouiseUpstateNewYork
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Stepping into the Stanley is like stepping into another world. I have been here for both shows and concerts, always great evening of entertainment! The place is beautiful!

Thank Raiderfan315
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This place is just what a movie buff/cultural enthusiast needs to re-energize our day and for that matter month. It is a wonderfully kept secret that everyone should want to know about. Go, you will hark back to the days when movie palaces were the...More

Thank P5946FFjamesl
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Stanley Theatre in Utica is one of those treasures that the community has worked to keep restored and vital. A wonderful venue for concerts, comedians and traveling Broadway shows. More intimate feeling when watching Jerry Seinfeld, Moody Blues, Motown the Musical, to name a...More

Thank UpstateNYGrandma
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The Stanley is an absolutely gorgeous theater that has been well cared for over the years. When you enter you are taken back to a time that was less busy and unhurried. It is a must see for anyone

Thank 20tina27
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We saw a concert here in May. The venue is absolutely gorgeous. The seats are comfortable and the staff is extremely helpful. The acoustics were very good for the concert

Thank sroch59
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I saw RENT here. The place is "grand " but could use some updating. The seats are a bit tight and the acoustics were only OK. The location is in the middle of everything with several bars and restaurants nearby. Note that...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We enjoy many Broadway Plays. They have done a wonderful job restoring the glory of this beautiful Theater. Unfortunately the seats are still somewhat uncomfortable, but a good play will get you through. Parking is an issue, some suggestions are, meet somewhere and go in...More

Thank paula79282
Reviewed 28 April 2017

this place is amazingly beautiful! I dont go much but when I do its always a treat! Glad to have it so close by!

Thank ilikecleanmotels
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4 October 2016|
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Response from hilwoman | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of any plans for that. But I know a few people with the same issue. Mezzanine and Balcony front rows as well as floor fronts also have a little extra space. You really have to look at the seating charts.
Karen L
26 September 2015|
Response from chdye89 | Reviewed this property |
The amazing architecture, the historical significance of the building, and the calibre of entertainment brought to this amazing venue has always been worth the price of admission to me. I've felt that anything worth seeing... More