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Dallas Theater Center

3636 Turtle Creek Blvd, Dallas, TX 75219-5598
+1 214-526-8210
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The Last Completed Architectural Design of the Great Frank Lloyd Wright!

This is one of three remaining theaters in the United States designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, & it... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2018
John H
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A Wonderful Place to See Incredible Performances

This may well be the most unique venue I've ever visited for seeing incredible theater... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Kendot52
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Denton, Texas
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the only theater in the US designed by Frank Lloyd Wright
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3636 Turtle Creek Blvd, Dallas, TX 75219-5598
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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

This is one of three remaining theaters in the United States designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, & it has the iconic honor of being the last completed architectural design of his life (construction from 1955-1959), nine months after his death. The theater has been an...More

3  Thank John H
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

This may well be the most unique venue I've ever visited for seeing incredible theater performances. We saw "The Christmas Carol" and it had an unbelievable set, cast, and sound, and music. The performance was equal to any I've seen in New York or London....More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

I have ripped Kevin Moriarty for his rendition of the Christmas Carol for the last 10 years. OMG...this year blew me away. My holiday emotions ran so high I could hardly keep a dry eye. I am so blessed by this years redention and will...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This show is performed Downtown at Arts District on Ross St. near Flora St. I did not see HAIR when it premiered 50 years ago. I was familiar with the music, but had little idea what to expect. Music and Movement are central to this...More

Thank Robert K
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

The theater venue was terrific! All good seats! Purchasing and reserving tickets was difficult on the website. There is no seating chart and it is impossible to tell if you have good seats or not. I found an old pdf file to get a look...More

3  Thank kidztrvl2
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

The show 'Inherit the Wind' was well done and very enjoyable. We got there early to listen to 30 min of the director giving background on the show which was really nice. The stage and seating is excellent. The Frank Lloyd Wright building is visually...More

Thank Don P
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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Tucked behind the woods is this unassuming theatre designed by Frank Lloyd Wright! Beautiful it is to blend its architectural existence to its natural surrounding! Intimate and dreamy it is at this Kalita Humphreys Theatre! There really isn't a bad seat in the house! The...More

1  Thank Jennifer R
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

Here's another example of why the DTC deserves this award. ELEKTRA is a 2500 year old Greek Tragedy that was performed outdoors with masked Chorus and animated Actors. Last night I felt like I was witness to such a production - staged outside around the...More

Thank Robert K
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Reviewed 8 February 2016

The Dallas Theater Center in the Wyly Theatre is a thrilling performance space! The space can be configured differently based on programming which is a great delight! I have seen drop dead wonderful shows, the most heart stopping, Cabaret, the rollickin' Moonshine:That Hee Haw Musical,...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

My wife and I attended a show last night at the Kalita Humphries Theater. I was interested to visit the theater because its architect was Frank Lloyd Wright. Parking was easy in lots at the theater. The theater lobby was small but cozy and comfortable....More

Thank Robert C
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