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Smoot Theater

215 5th St, Parkersburg, WV 26101-5103
+1 304-422-7529
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Wonderful entertainment

I have attended many events here. All of the entertainment has been wonderful . Historic Theater... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2016
813gails
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Vienna, West Virginia
The Smoot Theater is a wonderful place with wonderful entertainment

We visited this lovely old theater to watch a performance by "Gentleman's Rule", an a cappella... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2015
TravelingRosie
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Parkersburg, West Virginia
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Enjoy unforgettable entertainment in this restored 1926 vaudeville house-the Grand Lady of downtown Parkersburg. Artists of national and international prominence as well as local artists can be found on the Smoot's stage.
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11 Nov 2016
“Wonderful entertainment”
24 Aug 2015
“The Smoot Theater is a wonderful place with wonderful entertainment”
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215 5th St, Parkersburg, WV 26101-5103
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+1 304-422-7529
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Reviewed 12 November 2016

I have attended many events here. All of the entertainment has been wonderful . Historic Theater worth visiting.

Thank 813gails
Reviewed 25 August 2015

We visited this lovely old theater to watch a performance by "Gentleman's Rule", an a cappella group from Chicago. They were wonderful, the music was amazing and very professionally presented. It was hard to believe that they were not performing with an entire orchestra even...More

Thank TravelingRosie
Reviewed 31 March 2015

very impressed with the spirit and efforts of the volunteers, along with the quality of the restoration work

1  Thank dpkp2014
Reviewed 19 February 2015

This old, but revived theater is a gem of the Parkersburg area on 5th Street in downtown. The shows are among the best anywhere and are always presented at a reasonable price. Any musical/theatrical taste will find something to enjoy, from children's shows to touring...More

1  Thank rsb902
Reviewed 18 February 2015

The Smoot is an older theater that continues to provide opportunities for live entertainment (music, plays, etc.) for the community. The management takes their responsibility and contribution to this area seriously which makes the acts dependably good and enjoyable. Parkersburg, for a small WV town,...More

1  Thank JoeSpivy
Reviewed 18 August 2014

We visited this theater because my daughter came in 2nd in her age division when she ran the Parkersburg WV half-marathon race and that is where the awards were given out. Its is a restored theater...very impressive and the huge chandelier in there was beautiful....More

Thank farmgal4947
Reviewed 28 April 2014

This grand lady dates back many years to the time of vaudeville . Many traveling vaudeville acts graced the stage of this historic theatre. For many years it was a movie theatre and after many years of showing some of the best first rate movies...More

Thank Larry C
Reviewed 20 April 2014

At my age I've seen Saturday horror flicks and cartoons as a kid of the 50's and musical varities of numerous levels of performances live for the last dozen years since the theatre was fully restored largely due to the efforts of one local performer...More

Thank clintaft
Reviewed 25 November 2013

The productions available at the Smoot Theater are a very pleasant surprise for not so big a town as Parkersburg. It is "Up Town" entertainment, not New York, but a very pleasant surprise and whole lot easier to visit than New York!

2  Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 18 October 2013

I love seeing these old theaters brought back to their original glory. the half marathon awards ceremony was held in the theater and we all had a chance to enjoy its interior.

Thank agmom98
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