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Ohio Theater

39 E State St, Columbus, OH 43215-4278
+1 614-469-1045
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Must see beautiful scenery! Everyone’s so nice and friendly. You don’t have to see a movie if you... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ohio, Illinois
via mobile
Worth attending a show here just to see the venue

I don't care what's playing at the Ohio Theater while you're visiting Columbus, the venue itself is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Valerie T
Cincinnati, Ohio
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Broadway shows are performed in this historic theater.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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39 E State St, Columbus, OH 43215-4278
+1 614-469-1045
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Must see beautiful scenery! Everyone’s so nice and friendly. You don’t have to see a movie if you don’t want to

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't care what's playing at the Ohio Theater while you're visiting Columbus, the venue itself is worth the price of admission. Unbelievably baroque, just completely over the top. Just stunningly beautiful.

Thank Valerie T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the honor of watching the NutCracker ballet at Ohio Theatre. The ballet was beyond wonderful and the theatre was a show in itself. The beauty of this historic place is breathtaking. There is so much to see in the woodwork itself that you...More

1  Thank sashagone
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Phantom was everything I had hoped it would be! The cast and crew were fantastic!!! The theatre itself; beautiful! But nothing in the world would get me to go back to the Ohio Theatre EVER AGAIN, for a show. I paid a full price ticket...More

Thank gschmuc
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Took family to see the Nutcracker on Christmas Eve. Beautiful theater, kind and pleasant staff, terrific acoustics, easy parking (I actually parked on a close flat lot which was free on Sundays rather than under the Statehouse). The show was terrific! This might become a...More

1  Thank trico40
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Beautiful theatre, worth a visit just to see inside, regardless of the show! Ornate gilted baroque design Originally a 1920's movie house, was restored in the 1960's and is now ta Performing Arts Center.in Columbus. Parking across the street under the State House

1  Thank steenie1
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We took visiting family to see a show, we all had a great time and plan on coming back just the 2 of us!

1  Thank Karleen R
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Ohio Theater is beautiful! It is located just south of the state house and is a beautiful walk from much of the parking in the area. Whether you’re going to live theatre or a movie in the summer, this is a great venue! We typically...More

Thank Sandy G
Reviewed 21 December 2017

I saw the Nutcracker here and the acoustics were very good. Parking was readily available near the theater and access was very easy. There didn't seem to be a bad seat in the house. Seats were comfortable with good personal space. Interior decorations were beautiful....More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Gorgeous Old Theatre right in Downtown Columbus, seeing a show here reminds you why you dress up to go to shows.

Thank Brittany K
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raefella W
17 January 2018|
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Response from steenie1 | Reviewed this property |
I haven't seen one.Best to call them and get a definite answer.
Erika K
6 November 2017|
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Response from Norma S | Reviewed this property |
I just now saw this. I don't know why you couldn't bring an umbrella in - what are you supposed to do with it? Of course, there's probably a difference between a regular big umbrella, and one that folds up for a purse... More
13 September 2017|
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Response from Betty S | Reviewed this property |
Next week is the symphony (no plays or entertainers scheduled at that time).