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Alabama Theatre

1817 3rd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203-3132
+1 205-252-2262
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Beautiful Piece if History

First, the theater is beautiful. The details, the architecture, the lighting, all combine to make a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Patrick M
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Conestoga, Pennsylvania
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Beautiful historic theater!

My sister and nieces went to the sing-a-long showing of the movie Grease. It was an absolute... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jennifercM2781WD
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Lincoln, United States
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After a complete restoration, this historic venue once again shows its 1927 grandeur.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1817 3rd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203-3132
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+1 205-252-2262
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"christmas movies"
in 13 reviews
"film series"
in 8 reviews
"dance competition"
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"classic films"
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"mighty wurlitzer organ"
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"white christmas"
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"christmas tradition"
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"historic venue"
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"rocky horror"
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"light fixtures"
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"like stepping back in time"
in 3 reviews
"decorated for christmas"
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"concession stand"
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"front row"
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"wonderful venue"
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"whole family"
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"a lot of fun"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First, the theater is beautiful. The details, the architecture, the lighting, all combine to make a visual feast. Take the time to wander and see the details. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. The theater organ, “Big Bertha” is a gem all to itself....More

Thank Patrick M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister and nieces went to the sing-a-long showing of the movie Grease. It was an absolute blast! Everyone was dressed up in their 50's attire and it was so much fun! I'm already looking at their schedule to see what other events I can...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the show but the real star was the theatre itself. Such a classic!

Thank Sheila C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We attended “The One” show at The Alabama Theatre. The show has enough variety to appease most of the family (if not all). Various musical performances ranging from Country to Pop. A comedian is laced in between various acts as well as a talented host....More

Thank Patrick M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great old building! Excellent for movies and other events held there. Watched Christmas movie and they made for a merry Christmas event!

Thank Barry S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and the misses leaped on down to the historic Alabama Theatre to see Its a Wonderful Life with a few friends. They had not been before so it was fun watching their faces with the pipe organ rose up from the basement to the...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Have been several times. Seen Travis Tritt, Southern Mama comedy show, & Christmas movies. Highly recommend coming to a show here.

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

I grew up in Alabama and and visited the Alabama Theatre almost every time the movie changed. If you have never been there you need to visit the The Alabama Theatre. it will be worth your time.

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Attended a dance competition event at Alabama Theatre and it décor is unbelievable. Brings back childhood memories, before TV, of going to movies at real movie theatre where people gathered to enjoy movies (now classics) and friends. If you have the opportunity to visit this...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

I've gone to a few shows to the theater! Each one I have gone to I have loved. From music to the plays they produce along with customer service the venue is a fantastic place in Birmingham. I highly recommend you check out a show...More

Thank Jerrod B
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Response from jasperdad12 | Reviewed this property |
The people that operate the theater are generally accommodating. Call them and see if you can set something up.
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Response from TAZ-N-Bogey | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they sell sodas, wine, beer, & snacks.
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