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The Denver Center for the Performing Arts

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Address: 1101 13th Street, Denver, CO 80204
Phone Number: 800-641-1222
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Description: 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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Wicked in Denver

My wife and I took our kids to Denver to see Wicked. They absolutely loved the show! The theater was very easy to find for out-of-towners. We used Parking Panda to reserve... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

My wife and I took our kids to Denver to see Wicked. They absolutely loved the show! The theater was very easy to find for out-of-towners. We used Parking Panda to reserve parking before we got there, I highly recommend that as parking seemed that it would be crazy without it. The theater was laid out well, it was easy... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

We have seen many shows here over the years. It is very well organized and offers excellent performances on a variety of stages. Clean, easy, comfortable and convenient for a night on the town.

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Dallas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

The Buell theatre is a beautiful location inside the Denver Performing Arts Center nearby 16th street mall. Wicked was an awesome performance.

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Broomfield, CO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

We just saw Wicked at the Buell Theatre, it was fantastic. The show keep you on the edge of your seat with enjoyment. I would recommend seeing Wicked while it is in town.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Every venue we have visited in the DCPA is great. Just saw "Wicked" in the Buell Theatre, and loved it, as always. The theatre is big and lovely. The Galleria theatre is perfect for a smaller crowd and a cocktail lounge feel. And the Opera House is spectacular. ALWAYS a specail treat to get to see a show at this... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

This is a really wonderful amenity in Denver, big enough to see Broadway shows, small enough to feel intimate. It's worth it to get the orchestra seats from about row T downwards. Wine is horribly overpriced, $9 for a very small glass, I'd go for beer if I wanted a drink. Shows start at the time on the ticket, that... More 

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Lyons, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Went to see Wicked at the Buell. The performance was outstanding with exceptional acoustics and good line of sight for most of the show. Very attentive and professional staff. The major issue was that it was burning hot throughout the show in the theater. Almost everyone inside were fanning themselves with their programs; and, the programs themselves were sticking to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We saw Stomp, and we're headed back for Wicked! These folks have their act together. Friendly, professional, and efficient. The theatre is beautiful, and you can see from almost anywhere.

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Gillette, Wyoming
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

My daughter and I just went to Wicked at The Buell Theatre in Denver, this was my first play at this venue. The theatre itself does not open until an hour before the show starts, and then you cannot go to your seat until 30 minutes before the show. We waited outside on a bench until the doors opened, then... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Working with a media company, I traveled to Denver to cover a dance competition at this venue. Simply put, it is beautiful here. From the unique structure of the building itself, to every small detail inside, you're in for a real visual treat when you visit. I wish I had been able to see a show here, but even the... More 

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Additional Information about The Denver Center for the Performing Arts

Address: 1101 13th Street, Denver, CO 80204
Phone Number: 800-641-1222
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Central Business District
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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