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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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Beautifully restored theater with lots of architectural details. It's just the right size for a... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2016
Jmca1102
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Frederick, Maryland
Great show!

The New Zealand Ukulele Orchestra happened to be playing the night we were in town, and for... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2016
Barbara D
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Poughkeepsie, New York, United States
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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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Reviewed 24 March 2016

Beautifully restored theater with lots of architectural details. It's just the right size for a solo concert or a small play.More

Thank Jmca1102
Ashley B, Public Relations Manager at Weinberg Center for the Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thank you for your kind words -- we agree, it's a wonderful space! Please feel free to join us for a free backstage tour, which details the history of the venue and more about its unique 1926 architecture and subsequent renovations. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 20 March 2016

The New Zealand Ukulele Orchestra happened to be playing the night we were in town, and for $20/ticket we said why not? The group was very entertaining and the theater's a gem. Looked like a great lineup of shows and speakers.

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

Thank you for your kind words! It was indeed a great show. We invite you to join our email list or pick up a brochure to see the entire lineup of upcoming events. See you at the theater soon!

Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

This is a really neat place. It's a step back in time and a real treat to see such a Beautiful old theater. The architecture inside is amazing and something you can only see from the past. We had a really good time.More

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

Thank you for your kind words! We love presenting movies as they were meant to be seen... on the big screen! If you're interested in learning more about our architecture, we'd encourage you to visit us for a free backstage tour. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 12 March 2016

we went to hear Joan Baez and were so pleasantly surprised that Frederick had such a large auditorium with good acoustics and great views from everywhere.

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

Thank you for your kind words! We agree, the Weinberg Center is truly a hidden gem. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 16 January 2016

I loved the looked of this theater. I saw 1964 The Tribute last night, and I thought they were amazing. The sound quality in the theater was outstanding. We were in the balcony, and we could see everything. The service folks were very nice, and...More

Thank Mary M
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 agree, the view from the balcony is outstanding. Be sure and keep an eye on our upcoming events, as 1964: The Tribute are perennial favorites on our stage. See you again soon!

Reviewed 10 December 2015

We were pleasantly surprised by the decor, size and the acoustics when we saw Spyrogyra in concert. The theater offers a variety of arts and performances but little for our particular tastes. When a good group comes, we wouldn't hesitate to go back. The tickets...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2015

The Weinberg hosts many different stage performances and even a summer series of movies. It's always a pleasure to attend a showing or event here.

Thank Goyde
Reviewed 22 October 2015

This nicely restored theater is a good place to see performers - not a huge stadium or a tiny place, just right. Good downtown location, near 2 parking garages. My reservations were handled flawlessly, the staff there is helpful, the acoustics good, the sightlines good....More

Thank beachbeast
Reviewed 14 October 2015

We've seen many shows at the Weinberg. It's beautiful inside. No matter where you sit you can see and hear the show. Very intimate setting for concerts.

Thank Donna F
Reviewed 14 October 2015

The Weinberg Center for the Arts is a small venue, but that is its charm. Having seen the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra play was such a different perspective here. I have seen them play at much larger venues but his one you could actually see the...More

Thank Thomas R L
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