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Winspear Centre

#4 Sir Winston Churchill Square | 102 Ave. & 99 St., Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
+1 780-428-1414
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Always amazing

We've been to several concerts here over the years and have always enjoyed the excellent sound... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Luv-2-Travel284
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Alberta, Canada
Robert Eaton Singers and the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra

A wonderful evening of Brahms and Schubert. Beautiful voices and music. And the Winspear is such a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Colleen D
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The Francis Winspear Centre for Music is located in Edmonton's Arts District and is home to the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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#4 Sir Winston Churchill Square | 102 Ave. & 99 St., Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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+1 780-428-1414
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We've been to several concerts here over the years and have always enjoyed the excellent sound, seating and overall facility. You can't get a bad seat.

Thank Luv-2-Travel284
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful evening of Brahms and Schubert. Beautiful voices and music. And the Winspear is such a cozy place to hear this tremendous concert.

Thank Colleen D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

El llanto se mueve "The cry moves" The best flamenco experience in Edmonton. This show from Spain, Jairo Barrull and his company bring the traditional style of flamenco and totally use the stage. The winspear centre is amazing! the venue, the acoustics, the services, you...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

I've been fortunate to attend a number of events at the Winspear by all manner of artists. I highly recommend anyone to attend just once if you are able to because the acoustics are unreal. The ESO is fantastic along with the variety of acts...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Awesome venue for concerts. I prefer the main orchestra level to the more expensive seats on the side. Parking at Canada Place is inexpensive and close.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra put on an excellent show highlighting memorable melodies of Operetta. The ESO, guest artists and choirs all performed magnificently and were given a well deserved standing ovation at the conclusion of the show.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

As soon as I walked into the ample foyer I was impressed. The Winspear has amazing acoustics and have I never had an obstructive or poor seat. The ushers are friendly and easy to locate. Heated underground parking is readily available but go early. Great...More

Thank Catherine B
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Winspear has amazing accoustics and seating. There is literally no bad seating in the house. I highly recommend this venue

Thank Debora O
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Classical, contemporary and rock music. It all sounds great in this marvelous venue. There is not a bad seat in the house.

Thank Elaine S
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful sound. Jan Arden said best in all her travels!!! The symphony is very tight and professional. Must see building and stage.

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Hi: I do not believe so. I usually dress up for the occasion, but I believe that I have seen jeans and casual dress there. M
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City Hall Parkade (underground), the Citadel Theatre or Library parkades. All are within 1 block of the Winspear. The City Hall parkade has underground pedways that a person can use to go from the parkade to the Winspear... More
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Nothing on at Winspear. Don't despair the Fringe is on from 17 to 27 August. Go to old Strathcona and enjoy. Tickets for all the venues will be available on line.
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