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The Burlington Performing Arts Centre

440 Locust St, Burlington, Ontario L7S 1T7, Canada
+1 906-681-6000
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Nutcracker Christmas

Our party of four thoroughly enjoyed our December matinee of the Nutcracker Ballet. The performance... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
R8506AOlindam
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Niagara Falls
Legends of Motown in a very nice venue

It was our first time at this venue, as we live an hour away. We joined our longtime Burlington... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Stephthedeafchef
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Mount Pleasant, Canada
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Join us for Experiences that Inspire! Concerts, Drama, Dance, Music
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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440 Locust St, Burlington, Ontario L7S 1T7, Canada
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+1 906-681-6000
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our party of four thoroughly enjoyed our December matinee of the Nutcracker Ballet. The performance was a variation of the original, with unique costumes and dance interpretation. The Festival of Trees was part of the entrance decor and wine, beer and assorted drinks were available...More

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Neal M, Public Relations Manager at The Burlington Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to write a review! We are thrilled you enjoyed The Nutcracker and the theatre. We hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was our first time at this venue, as we live an hour away. We joined our longtime Burlington friends (6 couples) for a terrific show, Legends of Motown. The show aside, this review is about the centre itself. First of all, there is a...More

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Neal M, Public Relations Manager at The Burlington Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thanks for taking the time to write such a detailed review. We appreciate it! We hope you join us again soon.

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Reviewed February 14, 2018

Reserving ahead we see world-class events and eat locally in super restaurants. The variety is stupendous in the two venues.There is a wine bar too. We sit near the back because my ears are sensitive

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Neal M, Public Relations Manager at The Burlington Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write a review! Downtown Burlington is certainly a treasure, and we are thrilled that you enjoy both of the venues. See you soon!

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Enjoyed the concert in the auditorium. The seating was very comfortable and the set up was very easy to see the stage. The acoustics were perfect.

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Neal M, Public Relations Manager at The Burlington Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review! We are glad you enjoyed the concert you attended. Please come back soon!

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Reviewed December 22, 2017

Worth a visit. Watch out for your favourite artist or show, great acoustics and seating with good sight lines no matter where you are in the auditorium.

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Reviewed December 22, 2017

We attended the Serena Ryder concert which was really really good !! But is was my first time in the Performing Art building and I was really impressed! Great sound and a very intimate setting. I don't think there is a bad seat in the...More

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Reviewed December 21, 2017

Love love love the Arts Centre - a wide array of entertainment - close to shopping, restaurants and loads of parking

Thank 900lauriem
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Reviewed December 2, 2017

Performed at the Burlington Arts Centre in October. What a beautiful location and building. Acoustic levels are great. It was a wonderful experience.

Thank love2travelkek
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Neal M, Public Relations Manager at The Burlington Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write a review! We are glad that you enjoyed your experience performing at The BPAC! Hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed December 1, 2017

Been there only once but so happy that we have the performing arts centre in our city. Parking was easy.

Thank yogawithasia
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Neal M, Public Relations Manager at The Burlington Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write a review! Thanks for coming and we hope to see you back again soon.

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Reviewed November 27, 2017

Had a wonderful time attending the BPAC, amazing vantage points to take in concert. We saw a performance by the Top Hats Marching Band.

Thank Chris B
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Neal M, Public Relations Manager at The Burlington Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review The BPAC! Glad you had an enjoyable time!

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