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Perot Theatre

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Beautiful place!

Have been here several times. The place is beautiful and not too big. They have a nice variety of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Debra C
Nice Place

At this wonderful place, Texas A&M University-Texarkana had its Graduation ceremony there. The... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2018
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The beautiful restored Perot Theatre, located in downtown Texarkana at 3rd and Main St, has been a landmark since 1924 when it opened as the Saenger Amusement Company's "Gateway to the Southwest" theatre. Fully restored by the City of Texarkana, TX...more
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221 Main St, Texarkana, TX 75501-5602
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Have been here several times. The place is beautiful and not too big. They have a nice variety of shows there to choose from. Although Ialways buy my tickets on advance U always purchase mine in advance to insure I get good seats.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Debra C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent $200 and drove 3 hours for Rodney Carrington. Worst experience! We had box seats and could not understand one word out of the man's mouth. After reporting this to the staff during the 1st act, we were told they are working on it....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Heather H
Reviewed 6 December 2018

At this wonderful place, Texas A&M University-Texarkana had its Graduation ceremony there. The beautiful scenery inside as well as it's architecture is what makes this place stand out from others! The first time I ever went I was in shock as how beautiful this place...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank philipderouen13
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic old theatre, beautifully restored. Had a wonderful tour done by the pleasant, friendly and extremely knowledgeable staff. Thanks for having us!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris C
Reviewed 28 September 2018

the perot theate is beautiful inside. Its original architecture is amazing. The first time I ever went to the Perot was to see the nutcracker ballot at Christmas. I also worked there as a theatre arts student at Pleasant Grove High School. It was a...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Anitavacation1966
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Thanks to Riss Perot, Texarkana native, the theater that once was the downtown movie house has been refurbished to artistic grandeur. A splendid lineup of traveling troupes feeds the local yen for culture - plays, musicals, bands, children’s programs, ballet, in addition to the Texarkana...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank missvicki
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

The Perot Theatre is such a wonderful place to visit. The productions are always spectacular! The staff and crew always work very hard to present amazing shows.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Charlotte N
Reviewed 19 July 2018

This theater is gorgeous! Built in the 30's with beautiful gold and blue color scheme! It transports you back to a time of live shows and ballets! It's such a fun experience whether it's a concert, musical, play or ballet the Perot is a great...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Aubrey H
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to Perot many times over the years. The Perot is a focal point of Texarkana with it’s ornate architecture. Great care has been given to this historical building so that all may enjoy it. The Perot has been home to musicals, plays, Queen...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 566terryn
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The theater is old world classic! Texarkana is very fortunate to have such a facility. Also the staff is excellent.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Craig M
TRAHC_Perot, Public Relations Manager at Perot Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you for your kind words!

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12 January 2019|
Response from missvicki | Reviewed this property |
So sorry I did not see this in time to be of help. I hope you enjoyed your evening at the Perot, and appreciated why the historical theater has been named “most beautiful in Texas” by ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST.
Chassie L
30 May 2018|
Response from TRAHC_Perot | Property representative |
I apologize for not responding sooner. I had not idea I could get messages on here. Orchestra O and N are 2 row back from the middle of the floor. They are excellent seats. If you go to our website, you can view the... More
Lawrence K
31 July 2016|
Response from Luv2Trvl94511 | Reviewed this property |
Google Texarkana Regional Arts & Humanities Council. They'll have the schedule on their site.