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The Kentucky Center and Brown Theatre

501 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2919
+1 502-584-7777
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Jazz at Lincoln Center

Wynton Marsalis and Jazz at Lincoln Center was absolutely awesome. Great musicians! It was almost... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rita S
Hartford, Kentucky
River dance 20th Anniversary

Just saw River dance for the first time. What a great show act 2 eclipse act 1. The center itself... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Mark W
Louisville, Kentucky
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  • Average6%
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501 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2919
Central Business District
+1 502-584-7777
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wynton Marsalis and Jazz at Lincoln Center was absolutely awesome. Great musicians! It was almost two hours of pure magic. I highly recommend seeing this show if you get the chance. Thanks to the Kentucky Center for providing quality entertainment.

Thank Rita S
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Just saw River dance for the first time. What a great show act 2 eclipse act 1. The center itself is very nice with helpful staff. The grand tier center offers a great view of the entire stage. The acoustics in the center are great....More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I took a group of 2nd and 3rd Graders to watch a performance of James and the Giant Peach. It was fabulous! The costumes and sets were so bright and eye catching and the talent was top notch. Very well presented. I would love to...More

Thank RondaG69
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful view of the Nutcracker. Nice symphony and decent show (not all on point but still nicely done). Horrible wine and pricey for a plastic cup... nice little gift shop area to support the arts after the show. Will definitely visit again!

Thank Hempfling
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We have experienced several performances at the Center. Each of the multiple theaters is tailored to the type of performance. All offer excellent lighting and sound. Snacks and a bar are available before, during and after performances. We find the staff delights in making your...More

Thank hallla
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We brought our 7 year old twins to see "Sesame Street Live" this weekend. Our son has autism, and so doing an outing like this can be challenging, but everyone we encountered at the theater treated us with kindness and a genuine desire to be...More

Thank ilona06
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We took a chance and drove 275 miles to see the band Dark Side of the Wall, ( a Pink Floyd tribute band that recreates the sounds, sights and experience) at the Brown Theatre. Dark Side of the Wall was spectacular! You could tell by...More

Thank JDLLoyd
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We saw America here. The seats are too small and crowded to be comfortable. They serve alcohol, so there were drunk middle aged people....not a pretty picture. Parking is easy, the elevator goes straight to the lobby.

Thank Ilovellamas
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

The interior is beautifully kept and there's not a bad seat in the house. I have seen many shows here over the years, if all different types. There's an attached garage for convenience with a ped way into the theater from the 3rd level.

Thank tanyap924
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I've enjoyed several shows and performances at the KY Center. No matter the venue, the facility is always clean & comfortable and there are always polite, helpful staff members readily available to help you find your seat or direct you to the nearest restroom. Prices...More

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Ginny W
22 April 2017|
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Response from RondaG69 | Reviewed this property |
The Galt House is close by.
25 May 2016|
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Response from tanyap924 | Reviewed this property |
Orchestra is the floor level, and personally I don't think the floor slopes enough to give you a good view over the person sitting in front of you. I like the grand tier, center and as close to the front as you can. If you... More