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Perot Theatre

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Great Restoration!

Fantastic old theatre, beautifully restored. Had a wonderful tour done by the pleasant, friendly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris C
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the perot theate is beautiful inside. Its original architecture is amazing. The first time I ever... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ashley M
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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 1 week ago via mobile

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

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank Ashley M
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

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.

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

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

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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.

Thank Craig M
TRAHC_Perot, Public Relations Manager at Perot Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you for your kind words!

Reviewed 30 April 2018

We enjoyed a private tour this morning. Our tour guide shared many historical facts about the theatre, and some quirky tidbits. We were in awe of the beautiful interior that has been lovingly restored & maintained. Stairs are included in the tour to reach the...More

Thank Laurie H
TRAHC_Perot, Public Relations Manager at Perot Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review Laurie H and would love to have y'all return to enjoy one of our upcoming performances!!

Reviewed 31 March 2018

It has been beautifully restored to its original beauty. The details are wonderful. The staff is friendly and full of details. We had a great tour.

Thank Penny F
TRAHC_Perot, Public Relations Manager at Perot Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thank you so much for your review the Perot Theatre! I am thrilled to hear you had a great experience. Come back and see us anytime you are in town.

Reviewed 5 March 2018

We went to a production of On Golden Pond. We live in the same television market and have been hearing about the Perot Theater for a long time. We always said we wanted to go, but never did it. It is a beautiful building. If...More

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TRAHC_Perot, Public Relations Manager at Perot Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thank you so much for your review. While there are differences between us and The Strand, the similarities are all around us. I am thrilled to hear you had a great experience and hope you continue to see great productions and performances at both historic...More

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Chassie L
30 May 2018|
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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
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Lawrence K
31 July 2016|
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Response from Luv2Trvl94511 | Reviewed this property |
Google Texarkana Regional Arts & Humanities Council. They'll have the schedule on their site.
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19 July 2016|
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Response from Audrey D |
When we went there were no regularly scheduled tours. We went into the office area and visited with the folks who just offered the tour. It was very informal.
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