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The Denver Center for the Performing Arts

1101 13th Street, Denver, CO 80204 (Downtown)
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Ranked #9 of 141 Attractions in Denver
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters, Performances
Owner description: The Denver Center for the Performing Arts is an exhilarating mix of Broadway shows, professional theatre, backstage tours, acting instruction and... more » Owner description: 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. « less
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Castle Rock, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

My wife, kids and I have attended several shows over the years (John Phillip Souza Tribute, Bugs Bunny on Broadway, etc. at Boettcher Concert Hall) (Phantom Of the Opera, Wicked, etc. at Temple Buell Theatre) (A Christmas Carol, etc. at Bonfils Theatre) and we enjoy seeing them in this facility. Parking Garage is a little tough. Enjoy the Colorado Symphony... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

One of the nicest art complexes I've been to. Lots of great musical and theatrical performances all year long. lots of Restaurants nearby.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Our concierge at the hotel we stayed at directed us to the CPA and it was wonderful. A large variety of excellent shows. We did

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Brighton, Colorado
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34 reviews 34 reviews
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I have attended several performances here, and they were all great. The prices are reasonable, the seating is good,Parking is easy.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We stopped in for a show at the Garner Galleria Theatre & Bar and we really enjoyed it! The performance was really good and it was in a really convenient location. We only wished that there were more plays going on when we were in Denver. We would not hesitate to return!

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Gillette, Wyoming
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

The Buell Theater is beautiful, but the lobby was very hot! The theater was cool tho for the concert. The restrooms were clean and the staff in the lobby were nice. The seat attendent was very slow pointing out seats.

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I've been to countless shows at DCPA and loved every experience. Whether it's Phantom of the Opera or The Nutcracker or the Colorado Symphony, I love going to shows and concerts at DCPA. Even the "obstructed view" seats are great (and cheaper). Such great dining around the area too!

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Denver
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I have been a season ticket holder and the Broadway Musicals that come to Denver are top notch! Friends who have been visiting from NY, are always impressed by the performances they see in the Ellie Caulkins or the Buell Theater. There are many good restaurants that take reservations and offer discounts to theater patrons within walking distance and a... More

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Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

One of the best musical plays I have seen. Most entertaining for adults with lots of adult humor. Very sexy actors that played their parts exceptionally well. I would go see it again. Not for children.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

My wife and I went to see "Second City's American Mixtape" at the Garner Galleria Theater and this review covers only that theater as I am not familiar with the rest of the Center's offerings. The Garner is a small but thoroughly modern theater for more intimate, small scale performances. They have a very nice lounge/bar area at the entrance... More

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