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Weinberg Center for the Arts

20 W Patrick St, Frederick, MD 21701-6952
+1 301-600-2828
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Warm feeling venue

This is a great venue that has an old vibe. There isn't a bad seat in the house and the acoustics... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2017
bluezlover
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Winchester, Virginia
Great place, good events. Always worth checking online to seeing what coming up.

Really something for everyone! Great events for all ages. The special guest speakers are always... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
adachaliee
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Frederick, Maryland
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Housed in a former 1926 silent movie palace, the Weinberg Center for the Arts presents a wide range of dramatic, musical, artistic and educational programs. With world-class performances from September through June each year, this local landmark enhances our area’s cultural life and ensures that the arts remain accessible and affordable to the broadest possible audience. A full listing of upcoming events can be found on our website. Free backstage tours of the venue are also offered on a regular basis.
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20 W Patrick St, Frederick, MD 21701-6952
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+1 301-600-2828
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

This is a great venue that has an old vibe. There isn't a bad seat in the house and the acoustics are incredible. The staff are very helpful and neighborly. They offer drinks that are reasonably priced as well as well as the event tickets....More

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Ashley B, Public Relations Manager at Weinberg Center for the Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thanks so much for your kind words! We love the vintage vibe of our 1926 venue, as well -- we hope you'll find a reason to come visit us again soon.

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Really something for everyone! Great events for all ages. The special guest speakers are always interesting.

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Ashley B, Public Relations Manager at Weinberg Center for the Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

So glad to hear you enjoy the Frederick Speaker Series and that you've found events to please the whole family. We can't wait to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

We love going to the Weinberg. East to get to. Convenient parking deck and inexpensive is connected. Good quality shows. On cyber monday you can get some really good deals.

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Ashley B, Public Relations Manager at Weinberg Center for the Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Hi there, thanks for your kind words! We agree, the close parking is definitely a plus. Cyber Monday is a great tip -- make sure you're subscribed to our email list for the latest deals! We hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Nicely restored old movie theater with art deco detailing. Not too big, so decent views of stage from all seats. There isn't a whole lot of gradient, so of you are shorter, may want to buy closer to stage or balcony. Wish you could bring...More

Thank Sheryl B
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Ashley B, Public Relations Manager at Weinberg Center for the Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Hi there, thanks for your kind words! Though alcohol isn't allowed at your seat (a stipulation of our liquor license), you're welcome to bring water, soda, or coffee purchased at our concession stand. We hope to see you at the theater again soon!

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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

This year my family has seen three shows and last year we saw two. I love the great selection that they offer to include the speaker series which is phenomenal. The facility is stunning and the staff is always great. Definitely a place to catch...More

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Ashley B, Public Relations Manager at Weinberg Center for the Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words! Glad to hear you're a repeat patron -- there's always something new on our stage, so be sure and keep an eye on the upcoming season for more events! We hope we'll see you again soon.

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Reviewed 14 November 2016

It was a free show for Veterans Day. We sat in the balcony and enjoyed the music of the Air Force concert band. They were wonderful!

Thank Lucy55_12
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Ashley B, Public Relations Manager at Weinberg Center for the Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thanks so much for attending! We love being able to offer free events like the United States Air Force Concert Band. We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 14 November 2016

I am fortunate to be at a place in life where I can pay a little more - or am willing to become a member of an organization (especially in the arts) - in order to get first grab or better seats for a few...More

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Ashley B, Public Relations Manager at Weinberg Center for the Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We will certainly pass it along to our technical staff so we can be sure and optimize the sound for future patrons. We have also updated our signage in the lobby so that patrons are aware of our alcohol policy,...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2016

We come over to Frederick several times a year to visit the Weinberg. Seats are comfortable and the sound system doesn't disappoint.

Thank GrammyJoyce_10
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Ashley B, Public Relations Manager at Weinberg Center for the Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thanks for your kind words! That was indeed a great show. We hope to see you at the theater again soon!

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

We saw David Sadaris at the Weinberg Center for the Arts on Saturday Night and had a wonderful time. The folks working there were very helpful, the seats were comfy and the prices were reasonable for live entertainment.

Thank LordThomMohr
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Ashley B, Public Relations Manager at Weinberg Center for the Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

So glad you enjoyed the show! We're always thrilled to have David Sedaris on our stage. We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Over the years I've seen symphonies, standup comics, movies, speakers, plays, bands- it's always a good time, good acoustics, good seats.

Thank PandorasInk
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Ashley B, Public Relations Manager at Weinberg Center for the Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thanks very much for your kind words -- we indeed endeavor to offer a wide variety of events. We hope to see you at the theater again soon!

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