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Kravis Center for the Performing Arts

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Outstanding Venue

Saw Jay Leno. Acoustics in the theater were 'best ever'. Had second row balcony and could hear... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2019
Parkland, Florida
Not Broadway, but the best in the area!

We buy tickets to the matinee series and to the Broadway show series, even though we've seen many... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2019
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This season, the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts celebrates a Quarter-Century on Stage. And while we celebrate our silver anniversary, we renew our commitment to the community to present the gold standard of excellence in the...more
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701 Okeechobee Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33401-6323
+1 561-832-7469
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Band was too loud, overpowering singers voice. Construction out front a safety issue with many elderly folks attending concert.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank esbauer49
Reviewed 15 January 2019

Saw Spamalot in the Rinker Playhouse. First of all, the word "stage" to the average person means a raised platform for the entertainment. If you are not front row, center, you will have a horrible seat as the entire production is performed ON THE FLOOR!!...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Saundra S
Reviewed 6 January 2019

Saw Jay Leno. Acoustics in the theater were 'best ever'. Had second row balcony and could hear EVERY WORD of the entire 100 minutes he was on stage. GREAT VENUE!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JimParkland
Reviewed 5 January 2019

We buy tickets to the matinee series and to the Broadway show series, even though we've seen many of the show in New York. It's a very good venue, and they attract some fine acts. We just saw Jay Leno perform, and he was terrific....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 30 December 2018

We have been to the Kravis Center on several occasions, most recently to view the Nutcracker as performed by the Miami City Ballet. In terms of the show itself, the first half is forgettable, the second act is fantastic. The Kravis Center itself could be...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 25 December 2018 via mobile

It was my first visit I was very impressed with the seating and the venue will definitely be going again Ease of parking Ease of ordering drinks for intermission To the overall experience was great

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 745josephs
Reviewed 23 December 2018 via mobile

We saw The Sound of Music at the Kravis Center while visiting West Palm Beach. The theater is beautiful, and the seats are quite comfortable. I'm a big guy, and theater seats tend to be small and cramped. I was able to enjoy the entire...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TravelingClayton
Reviewed 18 December 2018

Went to see Hello Dolly with Betty Buckley. Unfortunately the best seats I could buy were the 1st row of the mezzanine. They were in the nose bleed section. Fortunately they have an excellent sound system so we could hear every word.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank rschagrin
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Not just a beautiful work of architecture, but a venue for some of the most wonderful performances anywhere in Palm Beach Coonty. We r Proud!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank BigoBoca
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Nothing better than a front row center seat. The offering at the Rinker Playhouse was a tribute to Frank Sinatra. A full evening of Frank's most famous songs sung by a quartet of 2 men and 2 women, accompanied by a 3 piece band. Acoustics...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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20 December 2018|
Response from QCTraveler | Reviewed this property |
Either location will provide a horrible theatre experience. The sound system is very poor and the distance from the stage is unbelievable. I would recommend the first 10 rows of center orchestra or nothing at all, stay... More
13 December 2018|
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Response from Herb S | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the others here. Hilton West is the best in that immediate area. And City Place right next door is a wonderful experience for shopping, dining, and just hanging out.
16 February 2017|
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Response from KravisCenterSocial | Property representative |
The Kravis Center does not have a specific dress code. Most people enjoy dressing up to go to the theatre, but you will see people wearing everything from casual for a concert or movie to Sunday best or formal wear for... More