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Virginia Stage Company at The Wells Theatre

108 E Tazewell St, Norfolk, VA 23510-1802
+1 757-627-1234
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Loved Ring of Fire!

The production and actors, especially Ben and Katie, were fantastic. The singing was superb and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Steven K
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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
Ring of Fire is very well done

Wow! From the first note of a song we were drawn in to thoroughly enjoy the performance of the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
avcvj
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Edenton, North Carolina
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VIRGINIA STAGE COMPANY is a professional, producing theatre company based in Norfolk, VA. We strive to enrich, educate, and entertain the region by creating and producing theatrical art of the highest quality. The WELLS THEATRE was built in 1912 and is an outstanding example of Beaux Arts theatre architecture. A must-see for architecture lovers! 2017-18 Season: RING OF FIRE: THE MUSIC OF JOHNNY CASH (9/13-10/1) THE PARCHMAN HOUR: SONGS AND STORIES OF THE '61 FREEDOM RIDERS (10/25-11-12) A CHRISTMAS CAROL (12/7-12/24) PRIDE & PREJUDICE (1/17/18-02/04/18) THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES (2/21-3/11) DISGRACED (04/4-04/22) CROWNS (05/9-05/27)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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108 E Tazewell St, Norfolk, VA 23510-1802
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The production and actors, especially Ben and Katie, were fantastic. The singing was superb and the music was excellent!

Thank Steven K
vastage, Guest Relations Manager at Virginia Stage Company at The Wells Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the review, Steven! We're so glad you liked the show and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wow! From the first note of a song we were drawn in to thoroughly enjoy the performance of the talented musicians. They sing so well together, and we couldn't believe how many different instruments they can all play. The theater is well designed and the...More

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vastage, Guest Relations Manager at Virginia Stage Company at The Wells Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks so much! We're so happy you enjoyed the show. We think it's a pretty great cast, too.

Reviewed 26 July 2017

Small and intimate theater. All seats are good. Lots of old-school character. Good acoustics. Variety of productions.

Thank deh99
vastage, Guest Relations Manager at Virginia Stage Company at The Wells Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you for the review! We love the Wells Theatre and we love to hear that our patrons enjoyed it too!

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We were so impressed with the quality of this show! It's a great spot for a date night - we valet parked at MacArthur mall and had a bite there before the play. The theater is beautiful and quaint. The staff was so helpful -...More

Thank VictoriaJLake
Management response:Responded 19 July 2017

Thank you so much! We're glad you had a great night with us and that our staff was able to help you out.

Reviewed 30 April 2017

What a wonderful evening we had at this show! Hard to believe that most of the performers are students! Dorothy was a HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR! Really was "Broadway in Norfolk"!!

Thank 987ChasandML987
vastage, Guest Relations Manager at Virginia Stage Company at The Wells Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you so much! The cast for THE WIZ was pretty impressive. We're glad you anjoyed your evening with us.

Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We saw "The Wiz", and just like the theater, this production was phenomenal. This was my first time at The Wells, and I was blown away by the talent and magnificence of it all. do yourself a favor, and treat yourself to an evening you...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I could have paid a lot more for this experience and not known the difference. The talent and professional production was impressive and the play was very entertaining. The venue is in good shape and it looks like management is trying to maintain high standards.

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Reviewed 23 March 2017

We have seen numerous plays at The Wells Theater in recent years and have always enjoyed ourselves! The theater itself is magnificent and has recently had some renovation done, but its original splendor is still intact! Their productions have been varied to suit all tastes...More

Thank Steven K
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Saw this VSC production recently and as with almost all VSC productions, it was wonderfully produced, acted and directed. Recommended.

Thank Tyler L
vastage, Guest Relations Manager at Virginia Stage Company at The Wells Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thanks for the recommendation, Tyler! We're so happy that you enjoyed VENUS IN FUR and our other productions.

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Moved here 5 years ago & I've been to about 20 plays here. I love the size of this place and the Shows have been fabulous. Very excited about the 39th Season. "Pride & Prejudice" tops the list but all 6 Shows sound great. Love...More

Thank Ladybau
vastage, Guest Relations Manager at Virginia Stage Company at The Wells Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you for your kind words! We love to hear that you enjoy coming back and are looking forward to our upcoming shows. We try to make sure your experience is hassle-free, so it's great to hear that's a success!

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