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The Denver Center for the Performing Arts

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Address: 1101 13th St, Denver, CO 80204-5319
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The Denver Center for the Performing Arts is an exhilarating mix of...

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts is an exhilarating mix of Broadway shows, professional theatre, backstage tours, acting instruction and breathtaking facilities. The Tony Award-winning Denver Center Theatre Company offers classics, revivals and world premieres while Denver Center Attractions presents blockbuster musical touring shows and cabaret productions. The Denver Center Theatre Academy develops the talents of aspiring actors while the Seawell Grand Ballroom hosts meetings, receptions and galas.

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So many venues for entertainment

What great venues with so much flexibility and wonderful staffing! We have seen productions at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House, the Buell Theatre and Boettcher Concert Hall and... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What great venues with so much flexibility and wonderful staffing! We have seen productions at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House, the Buell Theatre and Boettcher Concert Hall and have never been disappointed. Opera, ballet, theatre, Broadway shows, symphony - you name it, they have it. The parking is convenient, and there are many types of dining within walking distance.

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Littleton, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

So much fun and a great group of professionals! Watched an American in Paris. Very comfortable and entertaining.

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Bigfork, Montana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is a thrill attending a show in a big theatre that makes it more memorable than small stage productions.. Check the calendar and plan ahead for a show here. Parking is very easy and there are many nice restaurants in the area as well as hotels within walking distance.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Saw this, this week. Fabulous. Would go again to this play. Kids also loved it that were in attendance that we saw by us. Great way to immerse children into the theatre world. Staff needs to up their awareness. Kids being unruly up a few rows and felt bad for those very near them. I saw the staff did nothing.... More 

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Loveland, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Funny, sad and entertaining all at the same time. This is especially enjoyable for anyone who know Shakespeare, but even for those of us who do not.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

If you visit Denver you should go see a performance at this venue. There is theatre, broadway touring musicals, ballet and classical music. Something for every taste in this large cultural venue. Plenty of parking, many choices for dining close by. I highly recommand it for an evening activity in downtown Denver.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

It very combineance area even you did not stay in down town area , RTD train can drop you off 1 block from The Denver Center for the Performing Arts train do running all year around. It not big theater as New York City , but play are just good as any big city. The Denver Center have Symphany, Play... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We went to the Garner Galleria Theater, at The Denver Center for the Performing Arts, to see the play An Act of God. It was really a great & funny story. The theater is pretty quaint, but it's pretty cool as it's an intimate setting, and they serve drinks at your seats. We highly recommend you attend a play at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

All the furious performing arts in one location. Great spot. Easy access, great selection of performances

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

This "center" has eight different stages of varying size and style - almost literally something for everyone. We recently attended a Broadway-style show at the Buell which is one of the larger and more modern facilities. Sightlines and sound were good in the lower balcony. Staff were professional. Overall it was an impressive theatre in which to enjoy the show.

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