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The Christmas Revels....wow

The Sanders Theatre is just beautiful. You must go there for an acoustical performance in your... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2019
North Smithfield, Rhode Island
Beautiful space

I go to the Sanders Theater every year to see the Christmas Revels and I love it every time. It is... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
Anne-Christine R
Boston, Massachusetts
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6 Jan 2019
“The Christmas Revels....wow”
20 Jul 2017
“Beautiful space”
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Reviewed 7 January 2019

The Sanders Theatre is just beautiful. You must go there for an acoustical performance in your lifetime. Just to see it might not be worth it, but if you ever get a chance to see a performance there then don't pass it up. We saw...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lifeisgoodincanada
Reviewed 21 July 2017

I go to the Sanders Theater every year to see the Christmas Revels and I love it every time. It is warm and intimate with a lot of natural wood. The hall has stained glass windows. The seats are a bit hard, it's more like...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Anne-Christine R
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Beautiful smallish concert hall with uncomfortable seats that hosts a variety of mostly classical music by local and visiting ensembles.Right on the Harvard campus.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank rzamenhof
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful space. The architectural details are inspiring, as intended. The building memorializes those from the Harvard community lost in the Civil War. Walls bear stone tablets inscribed with class years, graduates' names and the battles where they fell. Combined with the richly...More

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank OldRoadWarrior60
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

The Sanders theater is so amazingly beautiful! It has an enormous amount of priceless stain glass windows. I used to walk by this everyday for many years - this building makes me want to be a better person!

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank naturegirlcitygirl
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

You can see this theater during a campus visit (registration encouraged but not required), so even if you don't intend to apply, this is a great way to get insights into the school and visit the theater.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I recently attended a concert with my brother and daughter. For lack of a more accurate category, it was folk music and was even better than I expected. Not to take anything away from the performers, who played their hearts out, part of the experience...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank William A
Reviewed 2 March 2016

This is our favorite venue for concerts - most seats are great, though not the most comfortable - what do you want for such a pretty, historically wonderful building at Harvard University?! This is about the experience of the ARCHITECTURE & reading about the stained...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Lolabowla
Reviewed 26 February 2016

What a magnificent edifice! Heard the Boston Philharmonic program, acoustics fantastic. The stained glass windows are beautiful. No elevator to upper seats.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank mpd
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Saw the Harlem Gospel Choir during MLK weekend and they rocked the house. There is not a bad seat in this venue and the acoustics are amazing.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank lharding2001
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