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Orillia Opera House

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Attended a cocert by the ennis sisters in december

Good venue for music...not a bad seat in the house if the sound man does his job. New seats are... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2019
Steve S
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Orillia, Canada
Gordon Lightfoot

Beautiful building with historic history. Old building with many renovations and upgrades over the... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2018
deideadinside
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Orillia, Canada
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20 Mississaga St W | (Corner of West & Mississaga Streets), Orillia, Ontario L3V 3A6, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Soft seating ole time atmosphere wood interior much nicer than Massey Hall Home of country singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 16 January 2019

Good venue for music...not a bad seat in the house if the sound man does his job. New seats are great..but the last few rows are on risers so a little less leg room at the back. Nice bar for a beverage during intermission and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Steve S
Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

Beautiful building with historic history. Old building with many renovations and upgrades over the last few years. They have upgraded the seats. Local theater groups put on show throughout the year. Many talent artist come and play here. Parking available beside building, also bus stop...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank deideadinside
Reviewed 3 December 2018

this historical theatre in downtown orillia is remarkable sound was good lighting good staff friendly helpful. there is an elevator to get upstairs. highly recommend anyone going to see a play or concert at this theathre

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

The Orillia Opera House is a real gem. One wouldn't expect such a well-used location in a small city that has such wonderful performances. There is a summer play series, held in the smaller theatre on the ground floor. It's a very small and intimate...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Janice H
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We went as a group, my 3 daughters, grand daughter, my sister and her daughter and my daughters gf and her mother to see the Nutcracker, it was beautifully done and the sound is awesome, I would love to go see another show there!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank IMSHER
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful historic theatre in downtown Orillia! Great plays and concerts in wonderful venue. The summer theatre offers 3 plays in an intimate smaller theatre for an affordable price - last year they were all exceptional and very popular.. I like the opera house...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Donna C
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The opera house was very roomy with loads of seating space. The sound system was fantastic. Lots of assistants guiding you to your seat

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank eileenhicks1
Reviewed 22 November 2017

The Orillia Opera house is often misunderstood. Do not think about opera but rather funny comedies, great drama at a super value. Directors come up from Tironto and test out their plays so the calbre is outstanding. The summer package of 3 plays for around...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank GBell2016
Reviewed 11 November 2017

The little theatre group, the Mariposa Arts Theatre, is now playing the musical, Chicago. It is an excellent production and lots of fun.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Response from Janice H | Reviewed this property |
There is a small parking lot beside the building that is free after 5 or 6 pm. There is also another public lot that runs off of Coldwater Rd just around the corner and I believe it is also free in the evenings.
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