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Grand Opera House

651 Mulberry St, Macon, GA 31201-2605
+1 478-301-5470
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Full of Class

We have attended numerous events at the Grand Opera House, including the Nutcracker, symphony... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
MikenGwen H
Attend a show in this beautiful theatre

Watch the schedule for really great traveling shows. It is a beautiful theater with a huge stage... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Beverly N
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Macon, Georgia
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651 Mulberry St, Macon, GA 31201-2605
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

We have attended numerous events at the Grand Opera House, including the Nutcracker, symphony performances, comedians, and solo and group singing acts. We have sat upstairs, downstairs and the balconies. For solo artists such as comedians or singers the box seats are PERFECT. They are...More

Thank MikenGwen H
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Watch the schedule for really great traveling shows. It is a beautiful theater with a huge stage and great acoustics. Don't miss the 'carry it into the theater drinks" that you can purchase at the right Near the entrance. I think they also have tours...More

Thank Beverly N
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We have seen a number of plays and concerts. Great little theater. Great place for a date night with your significant other

Thank Durango1715
Reviewed 3 May 2017

beautiful interior, a must see when visiting macon ga.didnt get to see a play but will try to get back when one is on the calender.

Thank Don P
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Drove down to spend a night in Macon to see a concert here. What a great atmosphere! The only strange thing is the drinking rule but it certainly wasn't a problem...just strange. In all, we loved the place.

Thank tgsandy
Reviewed 21 March 2017

The grand is a "Grand Ole Dame of The South." In 1908, a production of Ben Hur was shown. A treadmill was installed in the stage to make the live horses and chariots really move. Houdini used the trap doors; one still is used to...More

Thank Dancerg1
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I have attended many functions at the Grand Opera House. It is a beautiful venue. The acoustics are excellent. I have sat in a variety of sections, including the back row. There is not a bad seat in the house. The balcony seats are a...More

Thank reece171
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Visit here regularly to attend concerts and plays. The restoration is very impressive. The only negative would be the temperature control. Due to difficulty in maintaining even temps throughout the building.

Thank lintonm2017
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This is such a lovely venue. And if you buy their $10 mug (secure sip top), you can bring your beverage in with you. We bring our cocktails with us (or you can purchase them there as well). Every seat is great.

Thank digitalcarol
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

The facility is beautiful, very elegant with good acoustics. In the future I would check more carefully about the particular show to attend before purchasing tickets. We saw "Downtown" , a local production of uneven quality and political overtones that were unexpected. I would recommend...More

Thank Jean E
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William D
Any chance of a tour or a peek inside the week of 8/25-8/30?
28 July 2016|
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Response from gatorsjimandann | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you call the box office (478-301-5470). I know they conduct group tours. They can tell you if there is any possibility for you on that date.
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Mary M
I will be passing through in June, about the 7th, and would love to see the inside but if there is no scheduled events, is this possible.??
25 May 2016|
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Response from Blue-Eyes-Fam | Reviewed this property |
I'm not certain but I believe the answer is no. They may do group tours but not individual ones as it is a working theater and not a tourist attraction per say. Best bet is to call the box office and ask if they open it... More
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sbracewe
I know that center seats are preferable but has anyone sat on Row A Orchestra Left or Right? Sometimes the first row is difficult to see from in some venues.
5 November 2015|
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Response from WithAnchovies | Reviewed this property |
I personally have never sat in those seats, but I've never heard anyone complain about sightlines, with the exception of the boxes.
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