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.
The Merry-Go-Round Playhouse Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival is an annual summer-long festival featuring professional Broadway caliber musical productions along with new musicals, presented in their earliest stages of development, in a series...more
All reviews top notch owasco lake finger lakes broadway quality play house wonderful evening sound system great summer mamma mia air conditioned singing and dancing non alcoholic drinks great play holiday inn excellent quality easy parking theater season
Once again enjoyed a wonderful musical at MGR. The staff are all gracious and knowledgeable. You can grab a glass of wine on your way in. Not thrilled with the bathroom facilities. Maybe some day they will build something new within the playhouse itself! Would...More
We caught a performance before the musical theater season wrapped up. Would recommend catching a performance here sometime just to see and appreciate the theater. Over the audience is the original roofing from a carousel building - a cool wooden roof. How neat to repurpose...More
I came to the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse for a production of Murder for Two. I have to admit that with this place being located outside of Syracuse in the little city of Auburn, I truly did not expect much. I was absolutely blown away! The talent...More
We went and saw Murder for 2. Lots of parking, handicap parking. You do have to pay for parking. Before the show you can purchase wine and non alcoholic drinks and a few different snacks. They have headphone to help amplify hearing. Not a bad...More
We saw Holiday Inn based on the movie of the same name. Performances were very professional, staging and scenery were near perfect, and accompanying music made the price of the ticket worthwhile. Sound system worked well in converted merry-go-round.
This theater is like "Broadway in the Finger Lakes", and we enjoyed a Broadway quality performance of the delightful "Holiday Inn"! The dancing and singing couldn't have been better. Costumes, lighting, staging were all top notch! And we were so fortunate to be able to...More
We saw Anne Green Gables and I want you to know they deserved the standing ovation they received at close. Very very well done actors were top notch truly a Broadway like experience in the Finger Lakes. This community should be very proud of this...More
Date of experience: July 2018
Meara M, Marketing at Merry Go Round Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018
Thanks for your kind words, we loved having Anne of Green Gables: A New Folk Rock Musical take off at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse! We will continue to bring top notch productions to Auburn, and hope you will join us again
The performances are exceptionally good. It is like having our own Broadway right in Auburn. The plays run during the summer months so the building is air conditioned. It is set at the foot of Owasco Lake, at the park. You can get a seasons...More
Date of experience: August 2017
Meara M, Marketing at Merry Go Round Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018
Kris, thanks for your kind words. We are lucky to have wonderful patrons like you! We will continue to bring top notch productions to Auburn, and hope you will join us again!