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Fulton Theatre

Closed Now: 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Open today: 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
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Big city theater in a small town setting

A beautifully restored 19th c. theater originally built on the site of Lancaster's early jail... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Pamela N
Broadway worthy yet cozy and comfortable

What an outstanding time. Felt like royalty in this grand theater. Not a bad seat anywhere in the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jamon39
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Central Pennsylvania’s nationally regarded premier regional theatre, producing Broadway caliber musicals, comedies and dramas, employing professionals from New York City, the local community, and nationwide, experienced within a beautifully restored...more
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A beautifully restored 19th c. theater originally built on the site of Lancaster's early jail. Ghosts are said to appear from time to time. But the main attraction here are the excellent theatrical experiences performed on the stages and the classes offered for prospective performers....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pamela N
Reviewed 3 days ago

This theatre is thriving due to excellent choices for shows at good prices. The one way streets can make parking a little tricky but there is a lot across the street. Just be sure to get there early because it fills quickly.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago

What an outstanding time. Felt like royalty in this grand theater. Not a bad seat anywhere in the house. Was overjoyed to see "42nd Street" Do NOT turn down this opportunity should it arise.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jamon39
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every step, every song, every smile was there! Fabulous. Kept me dancing in my seat. Kept me smiling with exuberance. What a show, 42nd Street. A must seeeee!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank l0rrie0ne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last night we enjoyed the musical 42nd Street at the Fulton. There are really no words for how incredible this show is. There was FANTASTIC dancing, singing, many costume changes, lots of sparkle and glitz and FABULOUS chemistry within the group performing. We are trying...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jmonson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I last saw 42nd Street at the Fulton 10 years ago and enjoyed it, but this season's performance is over the top! If you haven't seen it yet, get moving! The dancing is fabulous, the voices good and characters endearing.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

This may not be New York, but the talent on the stage is every bit as good. If you like live theater, this is the place to be

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Dogmom793
Reviewed 7 November 2018

The Fulton always offers top quality shows, with both great local talent and cast members from Broadway. The building is a beautiful 19th century theater, complete with cherubs and gold leaf finishes. But the productions are definitely to today's highest standards, and include a live...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David K
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

The Fulton theater is the oldest still in operation theater in the country. Their shows are very professional and put on very nicely. You can’t have a bad seat!!! I’ve been numerous times - and have never been disappointed!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 865junec
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Over the last few years, this wonderful theater has expanded their showcase in a variety of ways. The studio series, the children/s theater, everything seems to be getting better at the Fulton ! The variety of shows that cater to all ages has increased and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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vicki4801
12 December 2018|
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Response from jmonson | Reviewed this property |
Obviously I made a mistake. I LOVE the Fulton. I will have to figure out how to change it. Thanks.
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Response from Kim W | Reviewed this property |
The 2018/2019 season does not start until September. Check the website to see if there are other offerings in the summer.
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22 July 2018|
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Treasure Island starts Sept. 18
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