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Kessler Theater

1230 W Davis St, Dallas, TX 75208-5129
+1 214-272-8346
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great venue

One of my favorite venues in Dallas. Small and intimate, great acoustics, helpful staff, excellent... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Glenn K
Fantastic Music Venue

Have seen two shows in the last couple months - Josh Thompson/Chris Norwood and then James... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
hzburton
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1230 W Davis St, Dallas, TX 75208-5129
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

One of my favorite venues in Dallas. Small and intimate, great acoustics, helpful staff, excellent place for music

Thank Glenn K
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Have seen two shows in the last couple months - Josh Thompson/Chris Norwood and then James McMurtry. Both fantastic shows that showcased the Kessler's acoustics. The perfect size of the small room allows the sound to encircle you without being too much. Very intimate.

Thank hzburton
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Get up close and personal at the Kessler. Artsy building and decor. Intimate seating with a variety of options: table, balcony, theatre seating or private box. If you are going to go listen to some music, do yourself a favor and go to the Kessler....More

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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Personally have been to several concerts and they were all great. Get a balcony seat for the best experience.

1  Thank Steve B
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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

The Kessler Theater is an outstanding venue for a music event. It is a remodeled movie theater and there is not a bad seat. Our seats were on the mezzanine and we had an unobstructed view of Ms Cook. There are two bars, one upstairs...More

Thank Robert N
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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Nicely refurbished Art Deco building. We were very excited to visit for the first time. Unfortunately this show wasn't the best, but the theatre is awesome. We look forward to coming back for a music show. Great small s nice side balconies.

Thank Festivalgoddess
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Recently saw the 10000 maniacs at the kessler. This is such a great place to see a a concert. Small and intimate, but still feel the energy of a larger venue! Great staff and concert line up. Reasonable pricing, paid $30 for up close seats.

Thank carlostbird
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit to the Kessler and I really enjoyed it. Very intimate so you feel like you are in a private concert. We sat upstairs and loved the comfy chairs and great view of the stage. Bar service was quick and easy,...More

1  Thank Stacy D
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Kessler is an old single screen movie theater that has been gutted and transformed in to a grand showplace. If it's an old favorite or a new act you will enjoy this intimate setting. Great cocktails and bar snacks too.

Thank ddr321
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Reviewed 31 January 2017

The reason I say five stars is because this place is awesome for music concerts. The acoustics are amongst the best that I have ever been too. We were in the balcony and near the end of the stage and were literally 10 feet from...More

3  Thank Scott C
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