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City Stage Theatre - CLOSED

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Great performance

Impressed with how professional the performance was. The small theater allows everyone to have a... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2013
Great performances, great sunsets, historic, scary elevator

City Stage Theatre is set in the heart of downtown Wilmington. Architecturally it is an... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2012
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  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
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24 Dec 2013
“Old, quaint and with tiny, hard seats”
14 Oct 2013
“Love Trailer Park Musical”
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21 N Front St Ste 501, Wilmington, NC 28401-5099
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Reviewed 24 December 2013

This is also known as Level 5, since it is located in the top of a very old building, on Front Street. Many are afraid to use the elevator, and if you don't, you do have 5 stories of stairs to climb. The place is...More

Date of experience: June 2013
Thank Matthew W
Reviewed 14 October 2013

This is a great place, great view and Trailer Park Musical is hilarious. We have seen many plays, surf movies and music here. This is a great local place.

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank RetiredSurferBob
Reviewed 12 September 2013

They consistently have very fine productions. The issue many people I know have is with their venue. On the top floor of an old wood building with an old elevator and lots of stairs. Use caution if you go.

Date of experience: February 2013
Thank Gerald F
Reviewed 29 June 2013

Impressed with how professional the performance was. The small theater allows everyone to have a good seat. Chairs were a bit uncomfortable.

Date of experience: April 2013
Thank LelandSouthernbelle
Reviewed 21 October 2012

Fabulous shows, casual, and right on top level of "Level 5" Wilmingtons rooftop bar. Fun place, and always can catch a great show whether it be comedy or a play. Prices are reasonable, seating is plenty, and VIP tbles avail.

Date of experience: November 2011
1  Thank theseaforus
Reviewed 7 September 2012

City Stage Theatre is set in the heart of downtown Wilmington. Architecturally it is an interesting venue that could use some updates. The AC/heat, carpets, elevator and bathrooms are pretty run down. I have never seen a bad performance at City Stage. They put on...More

Date of experience: April 2012
Thank L B
Reviewed 6 June 2012

This is an excellent venue, especially if you sit up front at one of their cafe tables. Tables seat 2 or 4 people. I have seen 7-8 plays here. There is also a bar, called Level 5, right beside the theater. You get a rooftop...More

Date of experience: April 2012
Thank Andrew F
Reviewed 2 June 2012

Have seen some awe inspiring shows at City Stage. Great musicals geared more toward adult audiences.

1  Thank dmp31563
Reviewed 1 June 2012

City Stage always puts on top-notch shows including (recently) Next to Normal, Spring Awakening, Chicago, The Full Monty. The productions, from sound and lights to performance quality, are always really, really good!! However, the facilities are located on the 5th story of an ancient former...More

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank Shannon P
Reviewed 6 April 2012

Nice small venue in historic building. Great productions. Go to the roof top bar before the show and enjoy the view of the city.

Date of experience: November 2011
Thank njtonc
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