We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Midland Theatre

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Review Highlights
Great experience

We have seen many top artists at this theater. It is absolutely beautifully restored. Seats are... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Debbie C
Newark, Ohio
via mobile
Gorgeous restored theater with entertaining performances

Midland Theater is a beautifully restored theater close to home. They bring in good entertainment... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Laura E
Read all 72 reviews
All photos (12)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
36 N Park Pl, Newark, OH 43055-5517
+1 740-345-5483
Improve This Listing
Reviews (72)
Filter reviews
72 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews downtown newark beautifully restored theater a wonderful job front row few years both times many times beautiful place acoustics balcony acts midlands seats stage performance height columbus
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 72 reviews
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We have seen many top artists at this theater. It is absolutely beautifully restored. Seats are comfortable, nice stage height and seat arrangements to see the acts.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Midland Theater is a beautifully restored theater close to home. They bring in good entertainment and every seat is a good seat.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Laura E
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

This place is very cute and I was amazed that something like this exists in downtown Newark. It’s nice to be able to watch true talent without having to deal with a huge crowd.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Hula2013
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Midland is an old restored theater. Love what they have done to it. Seats are a little dated and lumpy, but not enough to distract from the presentation. Do not sit in the balcony unless you are average or less in height. Very uncomfortable for...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank John A
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

We went on a private tour. Our guide was great. We went from the basement to the projection boot. About the only place we did not go was above the ceiling. The theater has been restored with great care. Technical the theater has been updated...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank plevin2017
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Beautifully restored historic theater. Just the right size theater to be sure you get a great view. Concerts, comedians, performers, fundraisers, dancers, and more from across the globe perform at this local venue.

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank JoeE2
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Perfect local symphony and dance concert for a free Saturday evening in Newark, Ohio. It seemed the whole town was there.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Bill J
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

They do a great job booking a variety of acts. We are fond of 60s and 70s bands and they do a great job booking g these groups that play smaller venues. The theater is beautiful and they have done a wonderful job redoing downtown...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We attended a concert for "Steep Canyon Rangers". What a unique Theater in Newark Ohio. This theater is beautifully decorated and well maintained. There is a "Wall of Fame" of famous visitors. The program was superb and we highly recommend this bluegrass group to everyone....More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Mary D
Reviewed 8 March 2018

The restored Midland theatre is beautiful and the Board and staff do a wonderful job of booking desirable concerts !

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank bjdavis
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 nearby hotels
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Newark Ohio
413 reviews
.19 km away
Courtyard Newark Granville
182 reviews
3.70 km away
Knights Inn Heath Newark
42 reviews
4.20 km away
Comfort Inn & Suites
80 reviews
4.41 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 127 nearby restaurants
40 reviews
.12 km away
Barrel & Boar Scratch Kitchen
95 reviews
.11 km away
Skorpios Gyros
45 reviews
.37 km away
Buckeye Winery
49 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 26 nearby attractions
Great Circle Earthworks
41 reviews
2.98 km away
Newark Earthworks
13 reviews
2.98 km away
46 reviews
.35 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
6 October 2018|
Response from Hula2013 | Reviewed this property |
If you like Christian music, Michael W. Smith will be performing at the Midland on October 12th.