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Clarence Brown Theatre

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Address: 1714 Andy Holt Ave, Knoxville, TN 37916-3702
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+1 865-974-5161
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Fantastic in every way

As usual the CBT knocked it out of the park. Fantastic play, wonderfully acted, first class direction and production. A wonderful night!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
peacemom52
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knoxville tennessee
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Clarence Brown Theater puts on excellent plays, and Outside Mullingar was a very good play. The acting was superb, and the set was very well made and detailed. It was also o.k. for teenagers to see. There was no real cursing, and the storyline was a little dramatic. There were plenty of laughs while watching the play! It was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

As usual the CBT knocked it out of the park. Fantastic play, wonderfully acted, first class direction and production. A wonderful night!

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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed the show! Hope you come to see The Busy Body! More 

Tennessee Ridge, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wasn't sure what Outside Mullingar would be like. The review was a little confusing between a comedy and a darker side of life. It is clearly a comedy of the first order with pathos woven into it. The script and the repartee of the characters brings the play alive from the first scene. Good staging provides the appropriate Irish... More 

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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the post! We hope you come to see The Busy Body! More 

Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a charming, quirky kinda of story. For adults only, just because children won't get it, not because of language or anything R rated. The characters are charming the story unique and there any so many laugh out loud moments. The audience was roaring with laughter in the final scenes. Only four characters and a one act play,

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So glad you enjoyed the show! More 

Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This production was an excellent example of the productions at the University of Tennessee Clarence Brown theater. This contemporary Irish romantic love story was performed and staged by truly outstanding cast and crew. We cannot wait until the next show!

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Awesome! Thanks for posting! More 

Knoxville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

The CBT did it again! Another great show with excellent cast, set and costumes. It was a fantastic, beautiful and entertaining show and never a dull moment. Parking was easy and close by. We picked our tickets up at will call and that was also quick and easy. The show has been a sell out so get your tickets early... More 

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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this review

Thanks so much for posting! More 

Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

CBT personnel easy to work with (ticketing, etc.) The set is awesome, costuming is great and the musical numbers appropriate with time period of the play. Overall we totally enjoyed the performance of A Christmas Carol.

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So glad you enjoyed the show! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

My family, including two children, attended CBT's opening night performance of A Christmas Carol. Every aspect, from the set to the actors, was extremely well done. This was our first visit to CBT and based on our experience, we'll be back!

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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed the performance! Thanks for posting! More 

Loudon, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Just saw The Crucible at the Carousel Theatre which is a part of the Clarence Brown complex on the University of Tennessee Knoxville campus. As usual the performance was OUTSTANDING! I have never been disappointed with any of their performances. A few years ago I reluctantly went with a group to see A Christmas Carol which we are all familiar... More 

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clarencebrown, Public Relations Manager at Clarence Brown Theatre, responded to this review

Thanks for the post. So glad you enjoyed The Crucible! And, we hope you come back to see A Christmas Carol this year. It's a brand new version and it will be AWESOME! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Over the years, I've been to the Clarence Brown theatre several times, and certainly not enough. They do a first-rate job with their shows, and often hold a show over due to popular demand. It would be nice if they could get some updating done, but that does not detract from the performances. We are fortunate to have a theatre... More 

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