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The Plaza Theatre

Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Great theatre

One of the oldest theaters in El Paso, which shows some great movies and have lots of live shows... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Evenings at the Plaza

The renovated Plaza Theatre is a great venue. I love the interior. El Paso Symphony Orchestra... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Penny B
El Paso, Texas, United States
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Reviewed yesterday

One of the oldest theaters in El Paso, which shows some great movies and have lots of live shows. Great sitting and excelled view from any seat available.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AntonioQ304
Reviewed yesterday

The renovated Plaza Theatre is a great venue. I love the interior. El Paso Symphony Orchestra events are held in the Plaza. I only wish when they renovated it, they changed the seats! Alas they are the red velvety seats from the 50's. I also...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Penny B
Reviewed 10 December 2018

My husband and I attended the Christmas Wonderland on Saturday night. We have gone to several Broadway shows at other theaters and were very impressed with our experience here. The theatre is beautiful inside and out. Bathrooms were impressive and clean. The ushers were helpful...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mistyag87
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Time has been preserved magnificently at the Plaza. This venue, which hosts everything from musicals and plays to concerts, film and raconteurs is stunning to say the least. It must take an army of dedicated persons too keep it in the condition that it is....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went to see a Broadway play and we had a great time. The plaza is a hidden gem in downtown. It has great ambiance and near good restaurants. Great date night!!!!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank godofvictory
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Attended El Paso Youth Symphony performance. Beautiful place with so much history. Preserved style and some artifacts on display. I roamed around just to enjoy the building.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ismfaustus
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

What a great and venue, clean, organized, great staff, great sound every seat is a great seat depending on the venue. I’ve sat in front and in the back great place. If you haven’t been there for a venue a must to see or go.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ray B
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Play was great , but the atmosphere of this theater really added to the experience.Beautifully redone takes you back to when they built theaters like this beautiful

Date of experience: September 2018
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EPLive, Social Media Manager at The Plaza Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Thank you so much for stopping by! We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Beautiful old movie theater now an elegant old place remodel for concerts such as Chicago band and others Camila musicians from other countries,

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank MARISAG1830
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I have attended the Plaza Classic Film Festival several different years. The picture and sound at the screenings is first rate and the restoration of this old masterpiece building is world class.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Roland Z
10 November 2018|
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Response from mikejordan1947 | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking area across the street from the plaza,but you must pay by the hour to park there, the cost is not that bad.Please take note that I was there in August and the entire area near the plaza including this... More
30 September 2018|
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Response from 778janet2015 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the mezzanine being the best seats. You can see everything.
3 June 2018|
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Response from EPLive | Property representative |
It depends on the event, but it ranges from business casual to business formal