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Great local theatre!

We have been to a few different performances at this theatre, most recently, South Pacific. The... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
Gail C
South Pacific played to a full house!

Matthews Playhouse is conveniently located in the downtown area with ample free parking, There is... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Matthews, North Carolina
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

We have been to a few different performances at this theatre, most recently, South Pacific. The entire production was done very well, from the stage sets, to the music and most of all to the actors and the director. Looking forward to the next production...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Gail C
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Matthews Playhouse is conveniently located in the downtown area with ample free parking, There is an elevator for those who need one as there are stairs to the seating area.The seats are reasonably comfortable and the acoustics are good.There are performance for children and adults.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

Enjoyed seeing my granddaughter in the Matthews Playhouse presentation of The Best Christmas Pageant Ever. Nice venue for family outing.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Alan C
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We have gone to many shows presented at the playhouse and have yet to be disappointed. We highly recommend.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Judy G
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Well run and well managed very professional in their presentations and a excellent community support for the childrens and family. This is a model for those looking for good live entertainment in a air conditioned and clean environment.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank DoctorJRW
Reviewed 26 May 2016

I have seen several productions here and am always amazing by the creative set designs and the quality of the performances. Lots of good food and beverages within walking distance as well!

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Michael K
Reviewed 5 March 2016

I took my 9 year old here to watch a performance by 7-14 year olds which she enjoyed a whole lot. There are steep stairs to get to the top but not too much to make it difficult. While the location is good (plenty of...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank jesselodge
Reviewed 19 December 2015

We visited for the performance of Scrooge, which was quite enjoyable, if a little scary for very young children. The acting is "energetic", good for an amateur cast. The theatre is gun-free, which is very welcome and commendable, especially in these worrying times. The whole...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank HJPinBeds
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Took my 5 year old to see The Nutcracker. I have attended some pretty major productions and this was definitely more amateur as it is performed by the local ballet school. They did a good job and it was the perfect length for my little...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 11 September 2015

This is a great playhouse. My sons school performed Little Mermaid. Comfortable seating and just big enough where you can see from just about any seat.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Karen K
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