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Carlisle Theatre

44 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2922
+1 717-258-0666
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Nostalgic Movie Theatre

This is a grand old movie theatre just off the main square in Carlisle. Balcony, old comfortable... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
HabuSR71
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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
One of my favorite

One of my favorite spots for a concert. Have gone to multiple country concerts there, they have... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
MariaH1012
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Hagerstown, Maryland
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The historic downtown Carlisle Theatre features live concerts, films, children's programs and community theatre.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“art deco” (6 reviews)
“sound system” (2 reviews)
“free popcorn” (2 reviews)
Closes in 22 min
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:30
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44 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2922
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+1 717-258-0666
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a grand old movie theatre just off the main square in Carlisle. Balcony, old comfortable seats, and very often first run movies. Buttered popcorn, soda, and candy at the entrance stand. A public parking lot is in the back but you must work...More

Thank HabuSR71
Reviewed 30 March 2017

One of my favorite spots for a concert. Have gone to multiple country concerts there, they have great staff, no overly crowded.

Thank MariaH1012
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

This theatre in downtown Carlisle is a wonderfully restored old theatre. It sat empty for many years before finally being restored to its old glory. It is a terrific venue for live music and other live performances, but also for good films. The interior is...More

Thank LastMangoInPA
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The Carlisle Theatre was purchased and renovated to its early glory by the Carlisle Regional Performing Arts Center, a nonprofit group formed by local citizens. It is a stylish and imposing old theatre and the film offerings and live performances are interesting and electic. I...More

Thank conodoguinetmm
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Visited theater through film program hosted by Synergy. Was surprised how large theater vestibule and seating was for a downtown venue.

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 22 July 2016

I worked at the Carlisle Theatre from 1968 to 1972, and have many fond memories. Nowadays I don 't get there often, but admire the efforts of everyone involved in maintaining this art deco original. Unfortunately, It is essentially a big empty room, and the...More

Thank neergwj
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Went to see a performance of "Anything Goes" at this lovely little community theatre. They have some performers who are very good, with wonderful voices & good dancing skills. They put on a very solid performance, and the venue is an old theatre setting, which...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Carlisle Theatre is an old fashioned theatre with a balcony and exceptional views, no matter where you sit. The price is right for movies or entertainment.

Thank Michalene P
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Carlisle Theater is an old art deco downtown theater in the small college town of Carlisle, PA. He has both live performances and good independent movies. The movies are the best deal in town. If you buy a multiple pass, you only pay $5 per...More

Thank Fiona W
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Nice old theatre with red crushed velvet seats, balcony, etc... Comfortable seats. Good place to see a movie or a show.

Thank FlapjawJr
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