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Long Center

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Attended private function here recently. Theatre seating on multiple levels and great sight lines... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
HMRoch
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Shelby Township, Michigan
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Long Center & Palmer Event Center

They share a parking lot (and parking lot entrances) - very convenient. Both facilities are well... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Michael R
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Austin, Texas
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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Attended private function here recently. Theatre seating on multiple levels and great sight lines from either side of audience. Tremendous weekday traffic so plan ahead to avoid delays. Nice view of green space and skyline across from Center.

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Reviewed 10 August 2018

They share a parking lot (and parking lot entrances) - very convenient. Both facilities are well maintained, the Long Center could have used at least 1-2 more elevators or larger capacity elevators. Acoustics are great, seats could be a bit more comfortable though.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Recently attended the presentation by the Austin Symphony if Leonard Bernstein's Mass. This was an incredibly impressive performance of dance, song & music! Just cannot say enough about the lovely auditorium & the Austin Symphony. Just Bravo! The theatre's acoustics are awesome & seating is...More

Thank marthag1947
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Valet Parking is the way to go - Row JJ rocked! Stage set of this performance for totally impressive! Jaxx Enterprises did an amazing job on the stage! Definitely would attend another performance at this site!

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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Come early to avoid heavy traffic and long lines for both valet parking as well as garage parking. 8$ per car for garage parking. There is a wet bar on each leval whole you wait for the doors to open. We had a nice view...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2018

Attended a concert here recently, and this venue was an added "perk" to the evening. On the site of the old Palmer Auditorium, and repurposed many materials from that building in constructing this one. The acoustics of Dell Hall are excellent, the layout is convenient...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

The auditorium is often kept far too warm for the amount of people inside and the seating is not comfortable and way too close together

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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Saw La Traviata this past week, seats 103 and 104 Orchestra. Fantastic acoustics and not one bad seat in the place. I’ve attended musicals and opera in Los Angeles and on Broadway so I steeled myself for, basically, a regional performance maybe a couple steps...More

Thank Thelongroadhome
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We have made two recent visits to this fine venue. The acoustics are fabulous our 2 recent concert were the Austin Symphony and the Austin Opera. The theatre is an easy walk from most Downtown Hotels.

Thank John R
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

The Long Center is one of the premier theatre facilities in Austin hosting a wide variety of performances. Located in heart of downtown on the southern banks of Lady Bird Lake it surely stands out. It shares a large parking garage with Palmer Events Center...More

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I have only driven to the venue, so I'm afraid I don't know about taxis.
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