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“Excellent Place to See A Show”

Luther Burbank Center for the Arts
Ranked #14 of 102 things to do in Santa Rosa
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Founded in 1981, the non-profit Luther Burbank Center for the Arts is the North Bay’s premier Arts Center presenting world-class performances, nationally recognized education programs, contemporary visual arts, and many popular community events. Together with its resident companies, the Center is ranked among world’s top 100 performing arts presenters hosting performances in music, theater, dance, comedy, family programming and renowned speaker events; and serving more than 30,000 children and adults annually through its nationally-recognized education programs. Located in the heart of the Sonoma Wine Country, the Arts Center is owned and operated by the Luther Burbank Memorial Foundation, and relies on the generosity of members, donors, and sponsors to achieve its mission to enrich, educate, and entertain the North Bay community.
Reviewed 9 August 2014

We have enjoyed going to performances at the Wells Fargo Center. The center has local acts to name groups; they also do special performances - we enjoyed going to the Celtic Music Dance show here. It is a good place to go if one is looking for some entertainment. It is in Santa Rosa, but easily to drive to also from the Healdsburg area. We generally check their web site for list of current events if we find that we are going to be in the area (which is frequent as we have relatives and friends living in the Healdsburg - Petaluma - Santa Rosa area).

In terms of the theater itself, we love this place. All seats are good. The theater is well maintained and enjoyable place to go to see a show.

Parking is on the lot at the theater and so far has been free parking for the events we have gone to.

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"small venue"
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"luther burbank"
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"wonderful venue"
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"local venue"
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"great shows"
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"great acoustics"
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"christmas concert"
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"cheap seats"
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"bill cosby"
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"sound quality"
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"great seating"
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Reviewed 19 June 2014

We attended our first Natalie Cole performance at the Wells Fargo Center for the Arts a few days before Thanksgiving last year and enjoyed her performance immensely.

The Center had recently been renovated and the acoustics were excellent; the seating comfortable; many helpful volunteers to lead you to your seat or to man booths to sell beverages; and ample covered parking.

Wells Fargo Center offers many good performances throughout the year. Past performers have been comedian Dana Carvey; singer Tony Bennett; big band sounds.

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Reviewed 2 June 2014

Love this place All good seats. Place holds around 2,000 people. Farthest seats are 75 feet away. Uptown theater, Napa an WFC my two favorite places to see live music shows. I drive 75 miles an stay over night to go to shows here.Try an stay at Fountaingrove Inn when i do. Read review on F.G Inn. WFC used to be called Luther Burbank center. A founding father of Santa Rosa.You see a show you like play here make sure you book it an go.! I have seen maybe 25 shows there all great seats.

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Reviewed 1 June 2014

Nice venue for hearing music. Check out the schedule and get out to see some live performances at a very fair price.

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Reviewed 22 May 2014

Widely used local landmark. Recently remodeled for better acoustics and seating in the main auditorium. Hosts many local business functions, even schools and churches. Easy access from Highway 101.

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