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Brooklyn Theatre

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Thomas Edison Street, Pretoria 0181, South Africa
+27 12 460 6033
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First time visit

We went to the Johann Strauss Gala, performed by the Gauteng Philharmonic Orchestra. This theatre... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Erwin M
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Pretoria
A gem of a find - a lovely intimate theatre

We visited here in March for a piano recital, so our review of the theatre is in this context... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
Grant H
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St Albans, United Kingdom
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“opera” (2 reviews)
“acoustics” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Thomas Edison Street, Pretoria 0181, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

We went to the Johann Strauss Gala, performed by the Gauteng Philharmonic Orchestra. This theatre lends itself to concerts like this. The acoustic is great, and the venue is not too large. Our seats were on the balcony, so we had a very nice view...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018

We visited here in March for a piano recital, so our review of the theatre is in this context, rather than a play or other performance. This is a lovely space. Acoustics are very good, and the theatre is not so big that you feel...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Went to the theatre for the first time recently to the piano recital by the internationally renowned, Gustavo Romero. It was a world class performance that had the audience wowed. The theatre is a great performance venue with many world class performances. The standards set...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

As you walk in and you are greeted by the staff warm and friendly. There is such a buzz and pleasant atmosphere. It is refreshing to see how neat and clean the theater is. The bar a focus point and great snack before the shows....More

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Reviewed 29 January 2017

Today we paid our first visit to the Brooklyn Theatre to see the opera (another first for us) Don Giovanni which was presented as part of the Johannesburg International Mozart Festival. It was an excellent production featuring some fantastic local talent and well worth the...More

Thank Chris W
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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

My family and I visited the Brooklyn Theatre on many occasions seeing many different shows with the GPO (Gauteng Philharmonic Orchestra) performing with different conductors and soloists. The orchestra is well rehearsed. Salon Music, a music shop specializing in classical music, is at the back...More

Thank Johan M
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

I've visited this theatre on three separate occasions and with every visit there is more to see and improvement. It started really, really small but with the owners of the theatre being a friendly and visible presence, not to mention really passionate, it's grown exponentially....More

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Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent perseption with a view to consolidate a collective approach to the arts available with a comprehensive knowledge of execution and satisfaction! !! !!!

Thank Morne S
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

the theatre is cosy, easy to find and I can really recommend it to anyone. also very nice restaurants next to it especially Capital Craft - also a must do experience for the sserios beer lover

Thank Mermaid1511
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