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Briggs Opera House

5 S Main St, White River Junction, Hartford, VT 05001-7145
+1 802-296-7000
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Upper Valley's Best Listening Room!

This is the best place to see a band. The intimate setting, great lighting and superb acoustics... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2017
Nancy N
Not a bad seat in the house, but the seats are one floor up

This used to be the home of Northern Stage, one of the regional professional theater organizations... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2016
Biff S
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Canaan, New Hampshire
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  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
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5 S Main St, White River Junction, Hartford, VT 05001-7145
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+1 802-296-7000

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Reviewed 26 February 2017

This is the best place to see a band. The intimate setting, great lighting and superb acoustics allow you to really enjoy a concert.

Thank Nancy N
Reviewed 6 January 2016

This used to be the home of Northern Stage, one of the regional professional theater organizations. Now, Briggs hosts a variety of different shows. The good news: 90% of the seats are excellent and there is a free parking lot across the street. The bad...More

Thank Biff S
Reviewed 30 October 2015

Refurbish, Comfortable Settings with great live performances, Plenty of parking available. Easy access to theater.Easy to find.

Thank abowen47
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Another great season. The actors, sets, and music make for an enjoyable evening. We look forward to next season in the new theater.

Thank LabLover61
Reviewed 15 January 2015

The Briggs is the name of the theater--intimate, good acoustics--not of the theater company (Northern Stage), which plans soon to move around the block to new facilities. As an exacting critic, I am not quite the best person to offer a recommendation, I have seen...More

Thank Frank G
Reviewed 16 October 2014

Love the repertory theater here, with Northern Stage in residence! It often attracts well-known Equity actors from NYC theater, as well as from popular TV series. It is a comfortable theater, with seats almost on three sides of the stage--I always prefer the seats to...More

Thank Bear59
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Briggs Opera House has a great professional theatre group. They bring a lot of actors up from NYC and always put on an interesting show. It's a small stage and you are part of the experience-sometimes placing seating right on the stage. They have earned...More

Thank Donna W
Reviewed 11 August 2013

Have been a season ticket holder since 2001. Professional productions in an intimate atmosphere. Many Equity players in cast. Productions are highly professional. If you would like to see the show, I would recommend without reservation that you go.

Thank SEAsiaVeteran
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Briggs Opera House in White River Junction is the home of Northern Stage. This local theater company brings professional quality theater to the Upper Valley of New Hampshire and Vermont. This is NOT 'community theater'. It's well-crafted, well staged contemporary theater in a thrust-stage venue...More

Thank Kalonymos
Reviewed 18 July 2013

Very impressed by the quality of the shows they put on. I try and make it to a couple a year and always wish I had the time for more. I was Importance of Being Ernest and Peter Pan. Both exceptional! Glad to see this...More

Thank airicab
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