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Ridgefield Playhouse

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Address: 80 E Ridge Rd, Ridgefield, CT 06877-4623
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Ridgefield Symphony, right here in town is a real pleasure! Another town jewel!

Ridgefield Symphony, right here in town is a real pleasure! Another town jewel! Top quality orchestration. The maestro even did a "music appreciation" at the local Ridgefield... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
John S
Ridgefield, Connecticut
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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Ridgefield Symphony, right here in town is a real pleasure! Another town jewel! Top quality orchestration. The maestro even did a "music appreciation" at the local Ridgefield library beforehand which truly engages you and a wonderful experience.

Thank John S
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can I say. I love the Playhouse. Great shows. Close to home. Good value. Alison Stockel heads a great team and runs a great venue which attracts wonderful talent. We attend many performances, etc and enjoy our experience each time.

Thank arbeebe
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24 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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 been, what are you waiting for?! If you have been, keep goung and enjoy the... More 

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445 reviews
99 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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, you may fit uncomfortably in the seats. Get on the email list because popular shows... More 

Thank TheSecretVagabond
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 expensive and had no special things to add). They had movie cut outs and... More 

Thank Samantha N
Norwalk, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

Thank Scrmnjay
Ridgefield, Connecticut
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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

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Stratford CT
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55 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 the venue. We purchased tickets on line from the Ridgefield Playhouse. The Show was awesome,... More 

Thank CTscribe
New York City, New York
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168 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 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; first class performers, reasonable ticket prices, and a hassle-free evening. We'll be sure to check... More 

Thank Holly K
Ridgefield, Connecticut
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20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

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

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