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The Grand

Open Now: 09:00 - 16:00
Open today: 09:00 - 16:00
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Comedy show with local Bob Marley

My husband and I saw Bob Marley, local comedian, here for the January show. He was amazing! The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stephanie F
via mobile
The Grand is Truly Grand!

I wish my town had a theater like this. I understand that in this day and age that it is more cost... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
catm93
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1 week ago
“Comedy show with local Bob Marley”
4 weeks ago
“The Grand is Truly Grand!”
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The Grand offers outstanding entertainment from around the world in an historic Art Deco theater on Main Street in Ellsworth, Maine. Since 1938, The Grand has served as the performing arts center for the region. Join us to watch a new or classic...more
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165 Main St, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1903
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I saw Bob Marley, local comedian, here for the January show. He was amazing! The Grand was perfect! Such an awesome venue for comedy! Small but not crowded. Definitely going back for another show!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Stephanie F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wish my town had a theater like this. I understand that in this day and age that it is more cost efficient to have multiplexes with many small dinky theaters inside of them. What a pleasant surprise to find a theater like the Grand...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank catm93
Reviewed 18 August 2018

We found ourselves with a rainy day on our month long trip to Maine, so we decided to catch a show at the Grand. What an absolutely amazing place! We saw "The Man from LaMancha" and enjoyed it thoroughly. Another reviewer reported the chairs are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The Grand is recently remodeled and I found the seats very narrow with no leg room, or room for people to pass if their seat is on the other side of yours. Seemed like really poor planning. otherwise I enjoyed the show we saw today...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

We are visiting Acadia National Park for our spring break and the weather was not the greatest. We spent an afternoon watching Coco in this wonderful theatre!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

Have been here for many Sunday shows and performances and Wednesday Matinees. This theatre is so much like my childhood theatre in my home town of 1 square mile in New Jersey. So going here is great memories, old and new. You must try, it...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

I have a 2 week timeshare in Ellsworth and usually catch a movie at the Grand at least once each trip. Today they showed West Side Story. I haven't seen it on the big screen since I was in grammar school. What a treat, inexpensive...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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TheGrand1938, Manager at The Grand, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Thank you for coming out to our Musical Grand Matinee! West Side Story is certainly a film to be watched on the big screen! Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

The Lady in the Van - interesting movie. The Grand brings back memories of childhood at the downtown movie theaters in any state!

Date of experience: November 2016
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TheGrand1938, Manager at The Grand, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Maggie Smith is interesting to watch in any film, and Lady in the Van is no exception! Thank you for coming out and reminiscing about memories. We strive to make everyone have a memory here at The Grand.

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