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Perot Theatre

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This is a former movie theatre and vaudville house. H. Ross Perot sat in this theatre watching... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2013
Texarkana, Texas
A Touch of Historic Elegance

Great venue to attend a show or event sponsored by TRAHC. Old theater is restored to its past era... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2013
Texarkana, Texas
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The beautiful restored Perot Theatre, located in downtown Texarkana at 3rd and Main St, has been a landmark since 1924 when it opened as the Saenger Amusement Company's "Gateway to the Southwest" theatre. Fully restored by the City of Texarkana, TX...more
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221 Main St, Texarkana, TX 75501-5602
+1 903-792-4992
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Reviewed August 3, 2013

This is a former movie theatre and vaudville house. H. Ross Perot sat in this theatre watching movies in the summer when he was a kid. Not too long ago he saw to its complete and beautiful refurbishment. It is a first class theatrical venue....More

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Reviewed July 29, 2013

This is really a beautiful theater, i have been to Broad Way and London's east end, and this is up there with them. The shows and and performances they book are very good, some can be a little over prices. Love the Christmas shows they...More

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Reviewed July 29, 2013 via mobile

Great venue to attend a show or event sponsored by TRAHC. Old theater is restored to its past era of elegance.

Thank Dennis10_51
Reviewed July 29, 2013

I have attended several events at the Perot Theatre & always find the venure to be clean, well-maintained and comfortable. There are no "bad" seats to watch any performance there. The theater is just beautful!

Thank La Fonda C
Reviewed March 14, 2013

I have performed many times on this stage. A wide variety of shows come through. However it is worrh going to this buidling for the architecture and artistic beauty that is the ceilings and make up of this historic place. I reccomend seeing a dance...More

Thank Coryography
Reviewed January 29, 2013

The main tourist attractions are located downtown. The area is easy to get to, as you just drive south on Stateline Avenue. On the east side of the street is Arkansas. On the west side is Texas. Near 4th and Pine streets, is the Perot...More

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Chassie L
May 29, 2018|
Response from TRAHC_Perot | Property representative |
I apologize for not responding sooner. I had not idea I could get messages on here. Orchestra O and N are 2 row back from the middle of the floor. They are excellent seats. If you go to our website, you can view the... More
Lawrence K
July 31, 2016|
Response from Luv2Trvl94511 | Reviewed this property |
Google Texarkana Regional Arts & Humanities Council. They'll have the schedule on their site.
July 19, 2016|
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Response from Audrey D |
When we went there were no regularly scheduled tours. We went into the office area and visited with the folks who just offered the tour. It was very informal.