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Ridgefield 's gem...

If you're thinking about seeing a live show at The Playhouse, I highly recommend you buy your... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2017
Karen D
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Connecticut
Great place to see a show

This small venue gets some great performers and there's not a bad seat in the house. Located in... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2017
TheSecretVagabond
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Connecticut
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Reviewed 12 February 2017

If you're thinking about seeing a live show at The Playhouse, I highly recommend you buy your tickets. I have been to 30 live concerts + seen numerous movies at this 500 seat venue. Ridgefield is so fortunate to have this venue. If you haven't...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

This small venue gets some great performers and there's not a bad seat in the house. Located in part of what used to be the town high school, parking could be hard to find on show night, so arrive early. If you're a plus-size person,...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank TheSecretVagabond
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I came here to see "Dirty Dancing" on its 30 year release anniversary. This was put on through Fathom Events and I really enjoyed how the Ridgefield Playhouse took it to the next level. (AMC Loews theatre was also putting on this event but was...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank 235samanthan
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Saw The Coasters and Norwalk-based "Tim Currie's Motown Review". Both were excellent. We were singing along and dancing . First time here , but I will be back. Great time, great venue,great staff.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

the most friendly, cleanest movie house you will ever attend ! Enjoy a beer or glass of wine with the show🍷

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank jskidgell25
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We went to the see the Nutcracker at the Ridgefield Playhouse, what a very nice experience. Hazel and I wanted to see a show without paying the NYC prices. Neither of had been to Ridgefield Playhouse before, but we have heard many good things about...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Once we found the Playhouse, we were quite surprised at how terrific it was. It's a small venue, seating perhaps 500. Parking was a breeze; will-call was a breeze; getting seated was a breeze, and leaving was a breeze. You really can't ask for more;...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank hollyk28
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The Ridgefield Playhouse is really a great destination for all kinds of entertainment, from rock groups to comedy acts.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Thomas O
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Visiting from the UK, we saw Blue Oyster Cult play here - it's one of the nicest small theatres we've visited. We sat in the back row of the stalls, right in front of the sound desk, close enough to the stage to have a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Yorkshrman
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Have been here several times now and just love it! Easy in and out so not waiting in traffic! One of my favorite places! They serve drinks and snacks. Rest rooms are spacious and clean. Seats are comfortable. Acoustics are great!

Date of experience: October 2016
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They inspect all bags upon arrival. I’m Not sure what is not permitted but I had a water bottle in my large purse and they didn’t ask me to remove it. No flash photography or videos are permitted. The security staff watches... More
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Fabulous place for children - small anxmI would consider it very safe!!!! A theater that had been restored but still an older feeling in the lobby and the seating. Will be a lovely experience for you and your daughter... More
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Response from Scrmnjay | Reviewed this property |
There are several excellent places. Terra Sole is outstanding Italian ,a bit pricey , but worth it. Gallo is a close second. The Village Tavern is very good
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