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Home of the Hudson Valley Philharmonic

This old opera house is very well worth a visit to get a sense of a part of the history of the... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Gypsgris
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Poughkeepsie, New York
A Humorous Visit

It's always a treat to find an old venue restored to its previous glory. Some examples are the... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
40n75w
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Bucks County, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

I had the pleasure of attending a wonderful concert last week at the Bardavon. It has been several years since my last visit there and I was extremely pleased to see how well it is enduring. Seating was comfortable. Bathrooms clean. Nice service bar. Wonderful sound system and lighting. Plenty of parking nearby, but limited number of eateries.

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

The Bardavon Opera House is the centerpiece of downtown Poughkeepsie. the venue books the Hudson Valley Symphony and other acts and performers during the year. This review is not about the house or its performers. Its a caution for new visitors that the last 5 or 6 rows in the orchestra are raised 4 or 5 inches to produce better stage viewing. Last year I fell exiting my seat, hit my head and now suffer from vestibular neuritis, a form of vertigo. The venue is not responsible; the fault is all mine. But this is an alert for all newcomers to the venue.

Thank coronak7d
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Craftsmanship that shows pride in the work, something missing in work today. Movies and concerts are varied, the theater is as much the point of going there as the show. It never gets"old" going there.

Thank Karen G
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

When I was growing up in the area, this was a movie theater. It has been restored to its beautiful grandeur. It hosts a wide variety of shows - music, theater, movies. Regardless of the reason you are visiting this theater, the beauty of the venue will not disappoint.

Thank Kathleen M
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

I have been to events here. They have avariety of types of shows for people of all interests and ages.

Thank Dorothy M
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