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this venue is spectacular with the charm of the 50's .......great location and down the street from... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2019
Dallas, Texas
Small intimate venue to see live music

If you get a chance to see a band you like at the Kessler Theater you will not be disappointed... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2019
Overland Park, Kansas
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1230 W Davis St, Dallas, TX 75208-5129
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

this venue is spectacular with the charm of the 50's .......great location and down the street from bishop arts district

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 2111tom
Reviewed March 19, 2019

If you get a chance to see a band you like at the Kessler Theater you will not be disappointed!!! It is a cool small venue. I can't wait to go back. Plus the staff we encountered were over the top nice.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

The Kessler is perhaps my favorite music venue. There is not a bad seat and the sound is awesome too. I've been to several concerts there and have never been disappointed.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mark a
Reviewed September 14, 2018

I booked a table for four to see Michael Nesmith September 9, 2018. When I arrived, the usher immediately offered me a closer table with a better view, as a party had cancelled. As a super fan, I can't tell you how much I appreciated...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jlhcorley
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

This is our favorite music venue in Dallas. Small and intimate, great staff, in the Oak Cliff section of town.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

I have now been to the Kessler twice. The first time I went silently kicking and screaming trying to be supportive of my husband’s desire to see one of his favorite artists. When we arrived, I was surprised at how casual the whole vibe was...More

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank HeatherS3044
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

I love seeing shows at The Kessler! They book a wide variety of music and other stuff (I saw John Waters a couple years ago here). It’s a smaller venue with an upstairs balcony. I prefer to buy standing GA (for most shows, that’s how...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank habualtin
Reviewed October 1, 2017

One of my favorite venues in Dallas. Small and intimate, great acoustics, helpful staff, excellent place for music

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 73glennk
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Have seen two shows in the last couple months - Josh Thompson/Chris Norwood and then James McMurtry. Both fantastic shows that showcased the Kessler's acoustics. The perfect size of the small room allows the sound to encircle you without being too much. Very intimate.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank hzburton
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Get up close and personal at the Kessler. Artsy building and decor. Intimate seating with a variety of options: table, balcony, theatre seating or private box. If you are going to go listen to some music, do yourself a favor and go to the Kessler....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Cindy G
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