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Buell Theatre in the Denver Performing Arts Complex

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Part of Denver Arts & Venues, the Buell Theater is located in the Denver Performing Arts Complex and is the venue of choice for traveling Broadway shows. The Buell is ideal for musicals, plays and comedy acts, and consistently ranks as a top-grossing theater for its size nationally.

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  • Hours: Hours vary. See website for more details.
  • Total Capacity (if applicable): 700
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Meeting Facilities

Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Total Sq. Ft. 1
  • Type of Venue Theater/Performing Arts Venue
  • Number of Rooms 999
The Wolf Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 960
  • Banquet Capacity: 45
  • Reception Capacity: 75
Mezzanine & Balcony
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 6264
  • Banquet Capacity: 400
  • Reception Capacity: 700
Lobby
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 9259
  • Banquet Capacity: 300
  • Reception Capacity: 500
Lobby, Mezzanine & Balcony
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 15523
  • Reception Capacity: 1200
Buell Theater
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 41533
  • Theater Capacity: 2843
  • Banquet Capacity: 300
  • Reception Capacity: 500

Events

Feb 18, 2019

Known for his original hidden camera magic series, THE CARBONARO EFFECT on truTV, Michael Carbonaro has been seen on television in shows such as Happily Divorced, 30 Rock, Grey's Anatomy, and CSI Miami. A performing magician since his...

Michael Carbonaro Live! <p>Known for his original hidden camera magic series, THE CARBONARO EFFECT on truTV, Michael Carbonaro has been seen on television in shows such as Happily Divorced, 30 Rock, Grey's Anatomy, and CSI Miami. A performing magician since his youth, Carbonaro went on to study experimental theater at New York University with the aspirations of entertaining audiences through a variety of theatrical mediums, including hidden-camera magic, which he later showcased frequently on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno."</p> 1400 Curtis St. Denver, CO America/North_Dakota/Center

Feb 18, 2019

The Play That Goes Wrong
Mar 5, 2019 - Mar 17, 2019

What would happen if Sherlock Holmes and Monty Python had an illegitimate Broadway baby? You’dget The Play That Goes Wrong ,Broadway and London’s award-winningsmash comedy. Called “a gut-bustinghit” (The New York Times)and “the funniest...

The Play That Goes Wrong <p>What would happen if Sherlock Holmes and Monty Python had an illegitimate Broadway baby? You’dget <em>The Play That Goes Wrong</em>,Broadway and London’s award-winningsmash comedy.</p> <p>Called “a gut-bustinghit” (The New York Times)and “the funniest play Broadway hasever seen” (Huffington Post), thisclassic murder mystery is chockfullof mishaps and madcap maniadelivering “a riotous explosion of comedy”(Daily Beast). Welcome to opening night of The Murder atHaversham Manor where things are quickly going from bad to utterlydisastrous. With an unconscious leading lady, a corpse that can’t playdead and actors who trip over everything (including their lines), it’s“tons of fun for all ages” (Huffington Post) and “comic gold”(Variety).</p> 1400 Curtis St. Denver, CO America/North_Dakota/Center

Feb 18, 2019

Hello, Dolly!
Mar 27, 2019 - Apr 7, 2019

Tony Award-winning Broadway legend Betty Buckley stars in Hello, Dolly! – the universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls “the best show of the year!” Winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, this new production is “a...

Hello, Dolly! <p>Tony Award-winning Broadway legend Betty Buckley stars in Hello, Dolly! &#8211; the universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls “the best show of the year!” Winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, this new production is “a musical comedy dream!” (Rolling Stone).</p> 1400 Curtis St. Denver, CO America/North_Dakota/Center

Feb 18, 2019

The Illusionists - Live from Broadway
Apr 12, 2019 - Apr 14, 2019

Direct from Broadway, the world's best selling magic show is coming to Denver This mind blowing spectacular showcases the jaw dropping talents of the most incredible Illusionists on earth. THE ILLUSIONISTSTM – LIVE FROM BROADWAYTM has...

The Illusionists - Live from Broadway <p>Direct from Broadway, the world's best selling magic show is coming to Denver</p> <p>This mind blowing spectacular showcases the jaw dropping talents of the most incredible Illusionists on earth. THE ILLUSIONISTSTM &#8211; LIVE FROM BROADWAYTM has shattered box office records across the globe and dazzles audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on stage. This non-stop show is packed with thrilling and sophisticated magic of unprecedented proportions.</p> 1400 Curtis St. Denver, CO America/North_Dakota/Center

Feb 18, 2019

Cats
Apr 24, 2019 - Apr 28, 2019

Cats , the record-breaking musical spectacular by Andrew Lloyd Webber that has captivated audiences in more than 30 countries and 15 languages, is now on tour across North America. Audiences are rediscovering this beloved musical with...

Cats <p>Cats<span>, the record-breaking musical spectacular by Andrew Lloyd Webber that has captivated audiences in more than 30 countries and 15 languages, is now on tour across North America. </span></p> <p><span>Audiences are rediscovering this beloved musical with breathtaking music, including one of the most treasured songs in musical theater—“Memory”. Winner of seven Tony Awards including Best Musical, </span><em>Cats</em><span> tells the story of one magical night when an extraordinary tribe of cats gathers for its annual ball to rejoice and decide which cat will be reborn. The original score by Andrew Lloyd Webber (</span><em>Phantom</em><span>, </span><em>School of Rock</em><span>, </span><em>Sunset Boulevard</em><span>), original scenic and costume design by John Napier (</span><em>Les Misérables</em><span>), all-new lighting design by Natasha Katz (</span><em>Aladdin</em><span>), all-new sound design by Mick Potter, new choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler (</span><em>Hamilton</em><span>) based on the original choreography by Gillian Lynne (</span><em>Phantom</em><span>) and direction by Trevor Nunn (</span><em>Les Misérables</em><span>) make this production a new </span><em>Cats </em><span>for a new generation.</span></p> 1400 Curtis St. Denver, CO America/North_Dakota/Center

Feb 18, 2019

Victory Tour
Apr 30, 2019

For the first time in over a year, Bethel Music and guests hit the road to major citites in north eastern United States for an extended VICTORY Tour October 7-16. Focused on worship and ministry, VICTORY Tour will feature brand new songs...

Victory Tour <p>For the first time in over a year, Bethel Music and guests hit the road to major citites in north eastern United States for an extended VICTORY Tour October 7-16. Focused on worship and ministry, VICTORY Tour will feature brand new songs from Bethel Msic's Jehoshaphat and the unlikely victory won by sending worshipers to the front lines of battle. Our prayer for this gathering is that we worship, Gods' presence would bring about geater bearkthough in your family, your healther, and your city. We are expectant for Jesus to disply his goodness and kindness among us druing the night and beyond. Show less</p> 1400 Curtis St. Denver, CO America/North_Dakota/Center

Feb 18, 2019

Wicked
May 8, 2019 - Jun 9, 2019

Wicked, the Broadway sensation, looks at what happened in the Land of Oz…but from a different angle. Long before Dorothy arrives, there is another young woman, born with emerald-green skin — smart, fiery, misunderstood and possessing an...

Wicked <p>Wicked, the Broadway sensation, looks at what happened in the Land of Oz…but from a different angle. </p> <p>Long before Dorothy arrives, there is another young woman, born with emerald-green skin — smart, fiery, misunderstood and possessing an extraordinary talent. When she meets a bubbly blonde who is exceptionally popular, their initial rivalry turns into the unlikeliest of friendships…until the world decides to call one “good,” and the other one “wicked.” From the first electrifying note to the final breathtaking moment, Wicked — the untold true story of the Witches of Oz—transfixes audiences with its wildly inventive story that USA Today cheers is “a complete triumph. An original musical that will make you laugh, cry and think.</p> 1400 Curtis St. Denver, CO America/North_Dakota/Center

Feb 18, 2019

Fiddler on the Roof
Jun 11, 2019 - Jun 16, 2019

Audiences across North America are toasting a new production of Fiddler on the Roof . Rich with musical hits you know and love, including “Tradition,” “Sunrise, Sunset,” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker” and "To Life...

Fiddler on the Roof <p><span>Audiences across North America are toasting a new production of </span><em>Fiddler on the Roof</em><span>. Rich with musical hits you know and love, including “Tradition,” “Sunrise, Sunset,” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker” and "To Life (L'Chaim),” </span><em>Fiddler on the Roof</em><span> is the heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and life, love and laughter. </span></p> <p><span>Tony-winning director Bartlett Sher and the team behind </span><em>South Pacific</em><span>,</span><em> The King and I</em><span> and 2017 Tony-winning Best Play </span><em>Oslo</em><span>, bring a fresh and authentic vision to this beloved theatrical masterpiece from Tony winner Joseph Stein and Pulitzer Prize winners Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick. Featuring a talented cast, lavish orchestra and stunning movement and dance from Israeli choreographer Hofesh Shechter, based on the original staging by Jerome Robbins, </span><em>Fiddler on the Roof</em><span> will introduce a new generation to the uplifting celebration that raises its cup to joy.</span></p> 1400 Curtis St. Denver, CO America/North_Dakota/Center

Feb 18, 2019

TEDxMileHigh exists to spread big ideas and elevate inspired citizenship in Colorado. It is a community of thinkers and doers, ideators and creators, activists and enthusiasts. TEDxMileHigh showcases innovative Coloradans, no matter the...

TEDxMileHigh: Humankind <p>TEDxMileHigh exists to spread big ideas and elevate inspired citizenship in Colorado. It is a community of thinkers and doers, ideators and creators, activists and enthusiasts. TEDxMileHigh showcases innovative Coloradans, no matter the sector, who each give the 'talk of their life' around the power of ideas.</p> 1400 Curtis St. Denver, CO America/North_Dakota/Center

Feb 18, 2019

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Jul 9, 2019 - Jul 28, 2019

Roald Dahl's amazing tale is now Denver’s golden ticket. It’s the perfect recipe for a delectable treat: songs from the original film, including “Pure Imagination,” “The Candy Man,” and “I’ve Got a Golden Ticket,” alongside a toe-tapping...

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory <p><span>Roald Dahl's amazing tale is now Denver’s golden ticket. It’s the perfect recipe for a delectable treat: songs from the original film, including “Pure Imagination,” “The Candy Man,” and “I’ve Got a Golden Ticket,” alongside a toe-tapping and ear-tickling new score from the songwriters of </span><em>Hairspray</em><span>. </span></p> <p><span>Willy Wonka is opening his marvelous and mysterious chocolate factory...to a lucky few. That includes Charlie Bucket, whose bland life is about to burst with color and confection beyond his wildest dreams. He and four other golden ticket winners will embark on a mesmerizing joyride through a world of pure imagination. Now’s your chance to experience the wonders of Wonka like never before &#8211; get ready for Oompa-Loompas, incredible inventions, the great glass elevator and more, more, more at this everlasting showstopper.</span></p> 1400 Curtis St. Denver, CO America/North_Dakota/Center

Feb 18, 2019

Anastasia
Aug 7, 2019 - Aug 18, 2019

Inspired by the beloved films, the romantic and adventure-filled new musical Anastasia is on a journey to Denver at last. From the Tony Award-winning creators of the Broadway classic Ragtime , this dazzling show transports us from the...

Anastasia <p><span>Inspired by the beloved films, the romantic and adventure-filled new musical </span><em>Anastasia</em><span> is on a journey to Denver at last. From the Tony Award-winning creators of the Broadway classic </span><em>Ragtime</em><span>, this dazzling show transports us from the twilight of the Russian Empire to the euphoria of Paris in the 1920s, as a brave young woman sets out to discover the mystery of her past. </span></p> <p><span>Pursued by a ruthless Soviet officer determined to silence her, Anya enlists the aid of a dashing conman and a lovable ex-aristocrat. Together, they embark on an epic adventure to help her find home, love and family. </span><em>Anastasia</em><span> features a book by celebrated playwright Terrence McNally, a lush new score by Stephen Flaherty (music) and Lynn Ahrens (lyrics) with direction by Tony Award-winner Darko Tresnjak.</span></p> 1400 Curtis St. Denver, CO America/North_Dakota/Center

Feb 18, 2019

Hamilton
Aug 12, 2020 - Oct 4, 2020

Hamilton will return to The Buell Theatre in Denver Aug 12 – Oct 4, 2020 as an added attraction to the 2019/20 DCPA Broadway Season. Hamilton is the story of America's Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West...

Hamilton <p>Hamilton will return to The Buell Theatre in Denver Aug 12 &#8211; Oct 4, 2020 as an added attraction to the 2019/20 DCPA Broadway Season.</p> <p>Hamilton is the story of America's Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington's right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation's first Treasury Secretary. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&amp;B, and Broadway, Hamilton is the story of America then, as told by America now.</p> <p>With book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and musical supervision and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire, Hamilton is based on Ron Chernow's biography of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton.</p> 1400 Curtis St. Denver, CO America/North_Dakota/Center

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