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
Mar 1, 2018 - May 25, 2018
Pieces Together: Printed and Manipulated Surfaces and Objects - Taiko Chandler, Mark Friday and Chuck McCoy. An exhibition at the Buell Theatre beginning the Month of Printmaking with Taiko Chandler, Mark Friday and Chuck McCoy. Chandler's...
Apr 7, 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...
Jun 16, 2018
TEDxMileHigh Presents: Uncommon 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...
Jun 29, 2018
Comedian Ron “Tater Salad” White, first rose to fame as the cigar-smoking, scotch-drinking funnyman from the Blue Collar Comedy Tour phenomenon, but now as a chart-topping Grammy-nominated comedian and a feature film actor, Ron White has...
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...
Dear Evan Hansen
Sep 25, 2018 - Oct 13, 2018
Winner of Six 2017 Tony Awards Including Best Musical and the 2018 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album. A letter that was never meant to be seen, a lie that was never meant to be told, a life he never dreamed he could have. Evan...
National Geographic: Symphony for our World
Oct 19, 2018
This unprecedented event pairs National Geographic's stunning natural history footage with an original symphony composed by Bleeding Fingers Music, and performed live by a full orchestra and choir. Driven by a five-part composition,...
Love Never Dies
Oct 23, 2018 - Oct 28, 2018
This story of boundless love, full of passion and drama, follows Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera, one of the most successful musicals of all time, which has now been seen by more than 130 million people worldwide and is the...
Legendary singer, songwriter and performer John Prine will release his highly anticipated new album, The Tree of Forgiveness, April 13 on his own independent label, Oh Boy Records (pre-order now). Produced by Grammy Award-winning Dave Cobb,...
Come From Away
Nov 13, 2018 - Nov 25, 2018
The true story of the small town that welcomed the world. Broadway’s Come From Away takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them.
Irving Berlin’s White Christmas
Dec 5, 2018 - Dec 15, 2018
Start this holiday season with a timeless tale of joy and good will, fill it with classic Irving Berlin songs, top it off with glorious dancing and lots of snow and head on over to The Buell Theatre to see Irving Berlin’s White Christmas ....
A Bronx Tale
Jan 8, 2019 - Jan 20, 2019
Broadway’s hit crowd-pleaser takes you to the stoops of the Bronx in the 1960s — where a young man is caught between the father he loves and the mob boss he’d love to be. Bursting with high-energy dance numbers and original doo-wop tunes...
Rock of Ages
Jan 25, 2019 - Jan 27, 2019
It’s 1987 on Hollywood’s Sunset Strip when a small-town girl meets a big city rocker. As they fall in love in L.A.’s most famous rock club, Rock of Ages allows fans to rock out once again to their favorite ‘80s hits. Featuring the music of...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...