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The Mac-Haydn Theatre

1925 State Route 203, Chatham, NY 12037-2108
+1 518-392-9292
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We have visited this summer theatre for the last 15 years and they have never disappointed us... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Connie S
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Mt. Bethel, PA
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Awesome theatre fabulous shows

This awesome in the round theatre has an awesome company of actors and produces a fantastic show... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bruce M
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Melbourne, Australia
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All Musicals, All Summer! Acclaimed professional theatre, presenting classic and contemporary musicals in a charming, unique theatre-in-the-round setting since 1969. Talented professional performers, wonderful singing, dazzling dancing, lots of laughs = exciting fun for all ages in standard favorite and delightful new musicals. Youngsters and parents alike giggle and gasp at original musicals for ‘children of all ages’. The audience says: "Wonderful entertainment", "Fabulous job!", "Love your shows", "…truly outstanding…Kudos!". Mid May through mid September.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“summer stock” (7 reviews)
“no bad seats” (6 reviews)
“mac haydn” (24 reviews)
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1925 State Route 203, Chatham, NY 12037-2108
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+1 518-392-9292
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have visited this summer theatre for the last 15 years and they have never disappointed us. The shows are high energy working on a round stage and using the aisles as well. If you're in the area, make it a point to see a...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

This awesome in the round theatre has an awesome company of actors and produces a fantastic show, not to be missed. Mamma Mia was fantastic, so was Hunchback.

Thank Bruce M
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Barbara P, Public Relations Manager at The Mac-Haydn Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, Bruce, We're so glad you are enjoying our shows! Thanks for commenting.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took my family to see Mamma Mia at the Mac-Haydn theater and we had a wonderful time. We all left with big smiles on our faces and ABBA's music replaying in our heads.I love Mac-Haydn because it is so accessible. It is close to...More

Thank Sheffeca
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Barbara P, Public Relations Manager at The Mac-Haydn Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! So glad you enjoyed the show. Please come back soon - "Hunchback", opening onThursday has wonderful music and voices.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a new find for us. Have brought my 6 year old grandsons to 2 shows, last year Dr. Seuss and this year The Real Story of Little Red Riding Hood. They loved it and so did my daughter and I. Actors were excellent...More

Thank rtlite
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are thinking of attending a show, beware of the ticketing policy. My wife and I wanted to order tickets for a family group (4 adults, 3 children). We looked for available seats, of which there were many, about 5-6 weeks in advance, and...More

2  Thank Bob M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I took a bus trip to Mac Haydn Theater with a group to see the musical "MAMA MIA." It was an excellent performance. We not only enjoyed the play but liked this 350-seat in the round. Very easy viewing the performance regardless...More

Thank Les F
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Barbara P, Public Relations Manager at The Mac-Haydn Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you, Les - we're glad you enjoyed your visit with us. Come back soon!

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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Saw Cabaret. The venue was charming, and the performances - band, actors, supporting staff - exceeded my expectations. I hope to see another production soon. So glad I went.

1  Thank Holly G
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Barbara P, Public Relations Manager at The Mac-Haydn Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Hello - we're so glad you enjoyed "Cabaret" and look forward to entertaining you again!

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

No need to travel down to the Big Apple to see first rate entertainment. The level of entertainment at the Mac Hayden is not to be surpassed anywhere. What kills me is that most of these actors are just kinds in their twenties, but what...More

1  Thank Beth Virginia P
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Barbara P, Public Relations Manager at The Mac-Haydn Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Thank you, Beth - we're so glad you are enjoying our shows. More great ones coming up in our 50th season celebration!

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

They never have a performance that is less than wonderful. Saw FUNNY GIRL last week. This is theatre -in-the-round.

1  Thank artmuseumgoer
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

We drive about an hour through lovely, windy country roads to get here. Saw Damn Yankees on Saturday afternoon and thoroughly enjoyed the singing and acting. Got home and immediately ordered tickets for upcoming shows, Funny Girl and Mamma Mia. Would have become a season...More

1  Thank JudyTroy_NY
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Response from SMJMeema | Property representative |
Hello, We are handicap accessible. There is a paved walk from the parking area driveway - it does go uphill but not for a long ways and not steeply - and there are spaces for wheelchairs in the seating which other people on... More
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Mary W
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Hello, You can be dropped off by a paved path going to the entrance, which would be about 12 yards, I estimate, then another 20 to 30 yards, through the lobby and to your seat, depending on where that is. There is a slight... More
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