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.
- Total Capacity (if applicable): 700
- Event Space:
- 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
- Total Sq. Ft.: 9259
- Banquet Capacity: 300
- Reception Capacity: 500
Lobby, Mezzanine & Balcony
- Total Sq. Ft.: 15523
- Reception Capacity: 1200
- Total Sq. Ft.: 41533
- Theater Capacity: 2843
- Banquet Capacity: 300
- Reception Capacity: 500
Oct 17, 2017 - Oct 29, 2017
With 10 Tony nominations including Best Musical, this hilarious smash tells the story of two brothers who set out to write the world's very first MUSICAL! It's "The Producers + Spamalot + The Book of Mormon. Squared!" (New York Magazine).
Nov 4, 2017
Kick off Denver Arts Week with Breakin' Convention, the renowned international festival of hip hop dance theater, is invading Denver this November. Join us Saturday, November 4 from 1 to 5pm at The Buell Theatre for 303 Jam, a FREE festival...
Nov 4, 2017 - Nov 5, 2017
Breakin’ Convention is the world's biggest festival of hip hop dance theatre showcasing the very best from around the world and around the corner. Curated and hosted by UK hip hop pioneer Jonzi D, this is an awe inspiring weekend of...
Yanni returns to the USA and Canada with a concert tour that will give fans what they have been waiting for. Yanni as you know him best, performing his instrumental hits from the shows that have amazed millions around the world. Fans will...
John Mulaney: Kid Gorgeous
Nov 11, 2017
Comedy Works Entertainment & Live Nation Present John Mulaney: Kid Gorgeous. John Mulaney is an Emmy Award winning writer and comedian. He most recently starred in the Broadway hit, Oh, Hello on Broadway alongside Nick Kroll. In 2015...
RENT 20TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR
Nov 14, 2017 - Nov 19, 2017
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...
Nov 28, 2017 - Dec 3, 2017
There’s never been a better time to experience Chicago, Broadway’s razzle-dazzle smash. This triumphant hit musical is the recipient of six Tony Awards, two Olivier Awards, a Grammy, thousands of standing ovations and now the #1...
MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS BY CHIP DAVIS
Dec 9, 2017 - Dec 10, 2017
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis has been America’s favorite holiday tradition for more than 30 years. Grammy Award winner Chip Davis has created a show that features Mannheim Steamroller Christmas classics along with a...
ELF THE MUSICAL
Dec 13, 2017 - Dec 17, 2017
ELF The Musical is the hilarious tale of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported back to the North Pole. Unaware that he is actually human, Buddy’s enormous size and poor toy-making...
Dec 19, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017
With original music and lyrics by 6-time Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles, "Waitress is a little slice of heaven!" says Entertainment Weekly and "a monumental contribution to Broadway!" according to Marie Claire. Don't miss this uplifting...
The King and I
Jan 3, 2018 - Jan 14, 2018
Winner of the 2015 Tony Award for Best Musical Revival, The King and I is "too beautiful to miss" (New York Magazine) and boasts a score that features such beloved classics as "Getting To Know You," "I Whistle a Happy Tune," "Hello Young...
Feb 9, 2018 - Feb 11, 2018
There was a time when emperors ruled dynasties, heroes became legends, and the world was full of magic and miracles. What if… we could take you back? Shen Yun brings this lost world to life with unrivaled mastery. This one-of-a-kind...
Feb 13, 2018 - Feb 18, 2018
STOMP is explosive, inventive, provocative, witty, and utterly unique—an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages. The international percussion sensation has garnered armfuls of awards and rave reviews and has appeared on numerous...
Feb 27, 2018 - Apr 1, 2018
The national tour of the Broadway musical Hamilton will play The Buell Theatre as part of the Denver Center for the Performing Arts' 2017/18 Broadway subscription series.
Apr 6, 2018 - Apr 28, 2018
From the producer of The Lion King comes the timeless story of Aladdin, a thrilling new production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle. It's an extraordinary theatrical event where one lamp and three...
Apr 6, 2018 - May 6, 2018
Dealing with neighbors can be thorny, especially for Pablo and Tania, a young Latino couple who have just moved into a well-established DC neighborhood. Though Frank and Virgina have the best intentions for making the new couple feel...
May 26, 2018
For more than twenty years, Bill Maher has set the boundaries of where funny, political talk can go on American television. First on “Politically Incorrect” (Comedy Central, ABC, 1993-2002), and for the last fourteen years on HBO’s “Real...
School of Rock
May 29, 2018 - Jun 10, 2018
Based on the hit film, School of Rock follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rock star who turns a class of straight-A students into grade-A rockers. This hilarious musical features new songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber, all the original songs from the...
Jul 25, 2018 - Aug 5, 2018
Cameron Mackintosh presents the new production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg’s Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, Les Miserables, direct from its acclaimed Broadway return. Featuring the beloved songs “I Dreamed A Dream,”...
On Your Feet
Aug 8, 2018 - Aug 19, 2018
From their humble beginnings in Cuba, Emilio and Gloria Estefan came to America and broke through all barriers to become a crossover sensation at the very top of the pop music world. On Your Feet! features some of the most iconic songs of...