Buell Theatre in the Denver Performing Arts Complex


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.


  • Hours: Hours vary. See website for more details.
  • Blocks to CCC: 1
  • Miles to CCC: .1
  • Total Capacity (if applicable): 1200
  • Event Space:

Meeting Facilities

Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Total Sq. Ft. 41533
  • Type of Venue Theater/Performing Arts Venue
  • Number of Rooms 5
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
  • 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


Feb 21, 2020

Becca Kufrin and Ben Higgins to Host The Bachelor Live On Stage The most successful reality romance series in the history of television is coming to Buell Theatre Feb. 23, 7:30 p.m. The Bachelor Live On Stage Official Tour guarantees all...

Feb 21, 2020

RENT 20th Anniversary Tour
Feb 28, 2020 - Mar 1, 2020

In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway…and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson’s RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across...

Feb 21, 2020

Million Dollar Quartetis the Tony®Award-winning smash-hit musicalinspired by the famedrecording session that brought together rock 'n' roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry LeeLewis, and Carl Perkins for the first and onlytime.

Feb 21, 2020

The SpongeBob Musical
Mar 10, 2020 - Mar 22, 2020

A legendary roster of Grammy® Award winners. A visionary director and a Tony Award®-winning design team. One of the world’s most beloved characters. Turn them loose on stage and what do you get? The bold, original musical The New York Times...

Feb 21, 2020

Mean Girls
Mar 25, 2020 - Apr 12, 2020

Direct from Broadway, Mean Girls is the hilarious hit musical from an award-winning creative team, including book writer Tina Fey (“30 Rock”), composer Jeff Richmond (“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”), lyricist Nell Benjamin (Legally Blonde) and...

Feb 21, 2020

Jim Gaffigan: Pale Tourist Tour
Apr 17, 2020 - Apr 18, 2020

Jim Gaffigan is a five-time Grammy nominated comedian, actor, writer, producer, two-time New York Times best-selling author, two-time Emmy winning top touring performer, and multi-platinum-selling recording artist. He is known around the...

Feb 21, 2020

Shen Yun
Apr 22, 2020 - Apr 26, 2020

The culture of ancient China was divinely inspired. Shen Yun's works reflect this rich spiritual heritage... Shen Yun invites you to travel back to the magical world of ancient China. Experience a lost culture through the incredible art of...

Feb 21, 2020

The Lion King
May 13, 2020 - Jun 14, 2020

Giraffes strut. Birds swoop. Gazelles leap. The entire Serengeti comes to life as never before. And as the music soars, Pride Rock slowly emerges from the mist. This is Disney's The Lion King, making its triumphant return to the Buell...

Feb 21, 2020

TEDxMileHigh: Journey
Jun 27, 2020

TEDMileHigh: Journey will feature 15 presenters and 30 experiences for 3,000 attendees

Feb 21, 2020

My Fair Lady
Jul 15, 2020 - Jul 26, 2020

Boasting such classic songs as “I Could Have Danced All Night,” “The Rain in Spain,” “Wouldn’t It Be Loverly” and “On the Street Where You Live,” My Fair Lady tells the story of Eliza Doolittle, a young Cockney flower seller, and Henry...

Feb 21, 2020

The Band's Visit
Jul 29, 2020 - Aug 9, 2020

“One of the most ravishing musicals you will ever be seduced by.” – The New York Times In this joyously offbeat story, set in a town that’s way off the beaten path, a band of musicians arrive lost, out of the blue. Under the spell of...

Feb 21, 2020

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...

Social Media




Yelp Reviews