Harrison Opera House

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Edythe C. and Stanley L. Harrison Opera House
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Address 160 Virginia Beach Blvd.
Norfolk, Virginia
United States
Coordinates 36°51′30″N 76°17′24″W / 36.85833°N 76.29000°W / 36.85833; -76.29000Coordinates: 36°51′30″N 76°17′24″W / 36.85833°N 76.29000°W / 36.85833; -76.29000
Owner City of Norfolk
Operator City of Norfolk
Type Opera house
Capacity 1,632
Construction
Reopened 1993
Website
www.sevenvenues.com

The Edythe C. and Stanley L. Harrison Opera House, also known as the Harrison Opera House, is the official home of the Virginia Opera in the Neon District of Downtown Norfolk, Virginia on the border of the Ghent Square neighborhood. Once a World War II USO theater, this historic venue was renovated in 1993. Τhe renovated Harrison Opera House has 1,632 seating capacity.

The building is attached to the former Norfolk Municipal Auditorium, which now serves as storage and administrative space for the Virginia Opera.

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