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The Empire Theatre

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Address: 321 Front Street, Belleville, Ontario K8N 2Z9 , Canada
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+1 613-969-0099
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11:00 - 18:00
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Mon 11:00 - 17:00
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 18:00
Sat 12:00 - 18:00

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Great traditional theatre

The Empire is an old movie theatre that is now a theatre for live music, theatre and movies. The Empire adds a much needed touch of class to Bellevilles rundown downtown core... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Glen R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The Empire is an old movie theatre that is now a theatre for live music, theatre and movies. The Empire adds a much needed touch of class to Bellevilles rundown downtown core area. The sound quality is incresibke with several musicians commenting on the quality of the sound in the theatre during peformance. Stafd are helpful and friendly. The only... More 

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Thank Glen R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A beautiful venue for films, concerts & events. Belleville is very fortunate to have an entrepreneur who had the foresight to invest in our downtown and design a nice forum for some unforgettable cultural experiences. Along with our gorgeous waterfront, the Empire Theatre is a big part of what makes Belleville a great city. Kudos to Mark Rashotte & his... More 

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Thank Linda B
Stirling, Ontario, Canada
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Excellent show and seats.... This venue is always top notch... We go on a regular bases and love the entertainment there.

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Thank Linda W
Belleville, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

We have attended many musical concerts at this venue and really enjoyed every one of them. The indoor theatre is relatively small resulting in a cosy, relaxed experience. The outdoor shows in the summer accommodate a larger number of people and are well planned and managed resulting in hugely enjoyable shows. The entertainers range from local relatively unknowns to the... More 

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Thank Diane M
Colborne, Ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

This historic building features many top name performers. Recently saw Shaun Majumder, hilarious show. Ron White is set to perform next month. Free parking onsite. Seating is very comfortable and there is no obstructed view.

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Thank Brian B
Belleville, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Has top rate performances in a lovely theatre. You really can't get a bad seat, though my favorite is front row balcony.

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Thank Lauren D
Belleville, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We saw Shaun majumder on Saturday October 15th. It was a great spot, comfy seats , lighting was good in the theater, parking was easy.

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Thank Michael S
Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Beautiful historic theatre with a great view no matter where you sit and comfy seats with extra cushions available. They have a variety of shows and films throughout the year at reasonable prices. A great choice for entertainment in Belleville!

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Thank Emma L
Napanee, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

A wonderful facility for stage shows. The building was beautifully renovated and well Maintained. The seats are very comfortable and there are no bad seats.

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Thank rpfxwhalen
Belleville, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We have been to many concerts inside and outside ! Very nice inside great seats , no seat is a bad seat . Great sound . They get bands you would not believe would come to Belleville . The outside venue was Awsome too . Great set up great bands Wow . Ya can't say enough . This has put... More 

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