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Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts

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Impressive Arts Center

The Four Seasons Center is a modern, glass sparkling construction for the Performing Arts. Dance... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2019
Sarushkaya
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Toronto, Canada
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The Nutcracker

Just attended the matinee performance of the Nutcracker on December 08, 2018. I highly recommend... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2018
Douglas D
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Toronto, Canada
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Canada's first purpose-built opera house was completed in 2006 and is the home of the Canadian Opera Company and the National Ballet of Canada. Highlights of the Four Seasons Centre include the world's longest freespan glass staircase and a...more
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Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts 145 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M5H 4G1, Canada
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Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

The Four Seasons Center is a modern, glass sparkling construction for the Performing Arts. Dance and Opera are presented on alternating schedules. It houses the Canadian Opera Company and the National Ballet of Canada. I recently visited the Center for a ballet performance. And liked...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sarushkaya
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Just attended the matinee performance of the Nutcracker on December 08, 2018. I highly recommend this attraction that continues through to December 30, 2018 whether you are a fan of the ballet or not. A fine example of modern day theatrical magic and wonder for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Attended a performance of The Dream, a ballet of Shakespeare Midsummer Night Dream with music by Mendelssohn and choreography by Ashton. It was a magical night centered in a green forest full of faeries and their royalty, human couples chasing each other, an imp playing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 16 November 2018

Fabulous bright open building, excellent acoustics and good sight lines. I love the seats on the stairs for pre show events.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kathryn F
Reviewed 5 November 2018

The venue itself is superb, surely one of the best opera houses in North America, and ranking with the best anywhere. Our seats at the side of the third ring gave an excellent view of the stage. The performance of Eugene Onegin was a delight,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

Great acoustics.. no matter where you sit.. We just came back from seeing premier of Hadrian.. amazing performance. I loved the left balcony seating we had.. We got to see the full orchestra pit, stage etc.. and seats were cheaper the the grand ring.. &...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steven P
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Exposed structural glass beams, steel connectors, bowed wood, all celebrate the purity of the materials in an unpretentious way. This sets the stage for whats to come, but also helps to set each guests in an atmosphere where the chosen dress, weather modern simple lines...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Stefan P
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We attended the opera and being New Yorkers we compare everything to what is available at home. The Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts is a wonderful performance space. Upon arriving the staff, which is plentiful, is helpful in directing newcomers to areas and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kim S
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I thought I'd add some "culture" into my life by attending my first ballet; but no. I think this will be my first and last. I wanted to surprise my wife with this special event, but as much as I enjoyed the facility, I did...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 552yhk
Reviewed 20 May 2018

A beautiful interior with excellent sound and sight lines. Worth making reservations for the Canadian Opera Company and the National Ballet of Canada

Date of experience: May 2018
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angelaotsuka
15 September 2018|
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Response from susgerTA | Reviewed this property |
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Wintered-out
6 May 2018|
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I have only been there once, however from what I could tell I don't think there's a bad seat in the house to tell you the truth.
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18 March 2018|
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Response from Harbridgetrek | Reviewed this property |
I found it very warm. Best to dress in layers though so you can find a level of comfort that best suits you. Enjoy!
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