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Eastman Theatre

Open Now: 09:00 - 16:00
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For Rochesterians, it is a must see/do

At least once a year, we attend a performance in Kodak Hall. World renown artists make a point of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rochester, New York
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Spectacular Grand Theatre Right Downtown

We have been going to the Eastman Theatre for almost thirty years. We have seen the Pittsburgh... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Victor, New York
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As one of the world’s premier music schools, the Eastman School of Music has been enriching the musical life of Rochester since 1921. Today, the School presents more than 700 concerts a year in the magnificent Eastman Theatre, intimate Kilbourn...more
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60 Gibbs St, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY 14604-2505
+1 585-274-1109
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At least once a year, we attend a performance in Kodak Hall. World renown artists make a point of performing here. And our own RPO is superlative, with many musicians having attended the Uni. of Roc Eastman School of Music. There is no bad seat...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

We have been going to the Eastman Theatre for almost thirty years. We have seen the Pittsburgh City Ballet, Rochester City Ballet, Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra and this past summer during the annual jazz festival the legendary Seal. We were visited a week ago to see...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JoeKupe
Reviewed 2 July 2018

I grew up in Rochester so I've seen many concerts at the Eastman and my high school graduation was here too so I actually can say I've been on stage (once in my life at least). It is a beautiful building from the architecture to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank dunham433
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Went to a sold out Jazz Festival show at Kodak Hall last night. It was awesome. The venue inside is beautiful and the acoustics are great. It is easily accessible and parking is right nearby. We had an issue with our tickets which caused us...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Q3601UQmikem
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Wonderful Theater in Downtown Rochester. Rochester Philharmonic is a top rate orchestra. Just next door is the Eastman Theater which offers many free concerts in the incredibly beautiful Kilbourn Hall.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank macedon111
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This is an amazing historical building that speaks of the rich culture that Rochester had and continues to have. Worth seeing it, including the restrooms. And if you have a tour guide, even better. Interesting to hear about Mr Eastman's life.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank FamiliaMaryland
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The music halls (Kilbourn, Hatch, and Kodak/Eastman Theater) of the Eastman School of Music provide some 600 FREE performances during the school year. The halls are beautiful and the students are all professional musicians in their own right. The top student (upper students and grad...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank John H
Reviewed 14 July 2017

recently was in rochester for the jazz festival and saw a show at the Eastman Kodak Theatre. The band performing was scheduled to play a 2-1/2 hour set with an intermission but due to theatre rules - had to cut show short (less than 1-1/2...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank pags-21
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Visited tonight and sang Beethoven's 9th. In Killborne Hall, absolutely beautiful and wonderful sounds. Safe and fun area to walk around downtown.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank grantiboo
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Came here for a concert of the Rochester Philharmonic and enjoyed my experience. The Eastman Theatre is a famous venue in these parts and has had some renovation in the past few years. The Greek-Revival look inside and out with the columns and the look...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Response from pags-21 | Reviewed this property |
if you can't get upfront - then the mezzanine are the best seats
16 October 2015|
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Response from BillK455 | Reviewed this property |
Type in Eastman Theatre in search bar and pull up their website and go to calendar page. It is the best place to track down events at not just Kodak Hall but all the music programs at the Eastman Theatre be it a national... More
19 June 2015|
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Response from Sue P | Reviewed this property |
Parking on the street in free on the weekends and after 6 pm during the week. I would suggest street parking. The Parking Garage with an entrance off Main Street, right near the Eastman Theater is good if you are there... More