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Shenkman Arts Centre

245 Centrum Blvd, Orleans, Ottawa, Ontario K1E 0A1, Canada
+1 613-580-2787
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Great Sound

Went to see a cover band and the sound was great. The venue is small enough that there isn’t a bad... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
John D
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Ottawa, Canada
via mobile
Great Venue in the East End

Really nice venue to watch a play or a show. It's very new and has great facilities. Only issue is... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Darren D
,
Kemptville, Canada
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
Jun 30, 2018
“Great Sound”
Apr 15, 2018
“Great Venue in the East End”
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245 Centrum Blvd, Orleans, Ottawa, Ontario K1E 0A1, Canada
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+1 613-580-2787
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Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Went to see a cover band and the sound was great. The venue is small enough that there isn’t a bad seat in the main hall. As well, lots of leg room and you don’t feel crowded in.

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Really nice venue to watch a play or a show. It's very new and has great facilities. Only issue is parking is hard to find when there is a popular show on. There are restaurants near by for before or after the show.

Thank Darren D
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

An Art Centre a great quality! The seats are very comfortable , there are no "bad" seats, as you have a great vieuw of the stage from every seat!

Thank LyndaMorewood
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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We are at Shenkman pretty often to see everything from the local kid's theatre productions to the Elvis impersonator! The centre itself is very well appointed- plenty of free parking on site (as long as you don't arrive too late!) And seating is adequately comfortable....More

Thank Elemes613
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

I went to the Shenkman with friends to take part in a beginners pottery class. The class was amazing and we learned about many other continuing education opportunities. There is also some lovely artwork on display. I look forward to exploring more of its' options.

1  Thank CdnLana
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

Excellent seating, great shows and community oriented. They have the Shenkman Hall and the Richkraft Hall which is used for smaller events or shows. Very friendly staff.

Thank Ginette T
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Reviewed 17 September 2015

Last week, I bought tickets with reserved seats to the Afro-Cuban show, but Shenkman Centre changed the venue and asked me to come early as there are no reserved seats anymore - general admission only. This is not what I wanted or bought! I wanted...More

Thank Sylvianne L
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

Lots of variety, decent seats and prices in a lovely complex that reminds one that public places can be function and creative.

Thank Martha1986
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

The new Shenkman Centre provided a much-needed cultural event venue in the rapidly growing eastern sector of Ottawa. The main theatre seats roughly 1,000 and has all of the technical facilities to handle anything from a magic show to an orchestral or vocal performance. Access...More

Thank Anthony S
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Reviewed 11 May 2015

Great venue in the east end of town. Not a bad seat in the house! Free parking in the back which is such a plus compared to going downtown. love it!

1  Thank Genevieve61
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