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Review of The Nevada Theatre

The Nevada Theatre
Ranked #4 of 28 things to do in Nevada City
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Owner description: Founded in 1865, this historical theatre is the oldest operating theatre in California.
Danville, CA.
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Play”
Reviewed 26 December 2013

Saw Christmas Carol... Just wonderful! Price just right. View from seats- great. Community Theater is alive and well here.

Visited December 2013
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Nevada City, California
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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“Home Town Theater”
Reviewed 25 November 2013

This is a fantastic historical theater in Nevada City California with many great productions. The Christmas show is coming up don't miss out.

Visited November 2013
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Nevada City, California
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8 reviews
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“Oldest continuously used theatre in the West”
Reviewed 25 November 2013

The commitment to producing theatre arts in Nevada City is higher and better than the local size of population would suggest. Add to the variety of live theater and other uses is the thought that Mark Twain peformed in this theatre and its been actively used as a theatre longer than any other building in the West.

Visited August 2013
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Galt, California
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165 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“First Class Cast”
Reviewed 26 September 2013

We saw "Avenue Q" and it was done as well as the Broadway tour that I saw a few years ago. It was well worth the trip from Sacramento.

Visited August 2013
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Nevada City, California
2 reviews
“Fabulous Theater in Nevada City”
Reviewed 29 July 2013

I don't know how many people visit The Nevada Theatre from out of town, but coming from a local of Nevada City, this theater is very special. Every year, several community theater productions take place and they are always fabulous! All the seats are nice and comfortable with good viewing and there are two levels; the ground floor and the balcony. Besides the live theater venue, there are film sessions. Two major ones are: The Wild and Scenic Film Festival and The Nevada City Film Festival. The theater is accessible to all ages, although some events may not be reccommended for children. It's a place full of life, great location downtown, and always a fun experience!

Visited October 2012
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