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Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

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Address: 315 Hull Rd, Gainesville, FL 32610-0001
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Pippin...The Broadway Musical...Applause, applause

There were 8 of us who went to this play tonight. What an incredible performance. Entertaining, professional, colorful, dynamic! Music, talent and a heart-warming story all... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2017
Janis H
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Ocala, Florida
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Ocala, Florida
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Reviewed 19 February 2017

There were 8 of us who went to this play tonight. What an incredible performance. Entertaining, professional, colorful, dynamic! Music, talent and a heart-warming story all wrapped up into an experience to remember. My personal favorite was...Pippin's grandmother, but the entire cast was a delight. Photos with or without a flash are not permitted which I respected so I took... More 

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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed our evening, it was my husbands first time at the ballet and he really enjoyed it. We were seated in the orchestra area, which would normally have been great seats, but I am rather short, so it was less than perfect for me as I had a harder time seeing everything over the people in front of me.... More 

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Gainesville, Florida
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

I have attended many shows and performances here and always am impressed with the quality of venue. Seating is comfortable, sound and light system very professional. Many well known performers come here and do not disappoint.

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Lake City, Florida
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

Attended UF College of Fine Arts wonderful production of La Boheme on April 16. Everyone did an outstanding job. It was awesome! However, the venue was so cold that it was hard to enjoy the event. At one point I almost left because I was so cold. And yes, I did have on a coat and a long-sleeved dress. So... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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Reviewed 18 January 2016

second time at this venue .. parking easy and free , interior of faciltiy is nice .. clean .. the folks working concert were very helpful , all nice and smiling . seats comfortable .. beer and wine only which is a small drawback .. and no food .. drinks not allowed inside theater .. music on lower levels was... More 

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Trenton, FL.
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 11 July 2015

Very nice venue. Not too big, nice and intimate. We saw Stomp here some time ago and are impressed by the facility.

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Thank GSPKurt
Gainesville, Florida
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Reviewed 7 July 2015

awesome awesome awesome. very impressive for such a small venue as gainesville. has alot to offer anytime of year here

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Gainesville, Florida
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Reviewed 25 June 2015

If you ever get a chance to see a show or performance at the Phillips Center in Gainesville, do it. The Center is extremely comfortable and there are no bad seats. The acoustics are excellent and the shows are top notch at very reasonable prices.

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Gainesville, Florida
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Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

They have AMAZING productions. All of their shows are high quality. Easy to get to in. Great parking. Would recommend for all ages.

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Ellijay, Georgia
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Reviewed 13 April 2015

There are lots of great shows here that are very entertaining. Check out "Rush tickets" the day of for nice discounts. Enjoy!

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