2403 Flora Street
Dallas, TX 75201
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For groups of two to 2,000, the AT&T Performing Arts Center is Dallas’ premier location for performances and private events. Treat your guests to a world-class experience by reserving space for your next occasion today!

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Winspear Opera House

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The Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House, an unparalleled setting, reinvents the conventional opera house form, inverting its closed, hierarchical structure to create a transparent, publicly welcoming series of spaces that wrap around the rich red glass drum of the performance hall.

With two performance chambers and an expansive lobby for special events, this versatile venue offers an array of extraordinary guest experiences.

Event spaces include:

MARGARET MCDERMOTT PERFORMANCE HALL
A 21st century reinterpretation of the traditional “horseshoe” opera house, the Margaret McDermott Performance Hall seats 2,200 and features flexible acoustics, and stage and orchestra pit arrangements to accommodate the most dramatic sets and technologically advanced performances of opera, musical theatre, lecture, ballet, and other dance forms.
 
size: Main stage measures 50’ x 60’ with a full back and side stage.
capacity: 2,200 fixed seating (with capacity up to 2,300), five levels of seating
rate: $18,300 per day
 
NANCY B. HAMON HALL
This acoustically sound recital hall, ideal for intimate performances of music and dance for audiences up to 200, features built-in sound and projection systems. The beautifully appointed Hamon Hall, with an entrance from inside the Winspear Opera House and its separate entrance from Sammons Park, allows the ability to host concurrent performances within the Winspear Opera House.
 
location: First level
size: 2,700 square feet (44’ x 62’)
capacity: Flexible theatre style, seating up to 200, reception 270, and dining 150
rate: $3,500 per day
 
C. VINCENT PROTHRO LOBBY
This soaring space welcomes guests as they first enter the Winspear Opera House. With spectacular views of Sammons Park and the Dallas skyline, the Prothro Lobby provides a unique and dramatic setting for special events.
 
location: First Level
size: 10,385 square feet
capacity: reception 800, dining 400
rate: $5,000 per day
 
BOX CIRCLE LANDING
The Box Circle Landing provides one of the most beautiful and intimate settings in Dallas, with dramatic views of the eastern portion of the Arts District, ideal for both intimate dining and receptions.
 
location: Second Level
size: 1,500 square feet
capacity: reception 150, dining 100
rate: $3,000 per day
 
SKYLINE TERRACE
With sweeping views of Downtown and Uptown Dallas, the Skyline Terrace serves as a premier entertainment space for special events.
 
location: Fourth Level
size: 1,500 square feet
capacity: reception 150, dining 100
rate: $3,000 per day
 
 

Wyly Theatre

view of the Wyly Theatre and Downtown Dallas skyline at night

The Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre is one of the world’s most innovative theatre facilities. The 10-level building features a groundbreaking design with an unprecedented “stacked,” vertically organized facility that completely rethinks the traditional form of theatre.

The flexibility of the facility allows the Wyly Theatre to host a wide range of classical and experimental drama, dance and musical productions, world-renowned vocalists and dance troupes. Unique spaces throughout the many levels of the building provide a variety of dramatic areas to host special events.

Event spaces include:

POTTER ROSE PERFORMANCE HALL
 
One of the most innovative gathering spaces in the world, the Potter Rose Performance Hall is capable of changing its configuration to accommodate any event. From a traditional theatre arrangement to 8,100 square feet of unobstructed flat floor space and everything in between, this venue is a blank canvas limited only by your imagination.
 
location: Third Floor
size: 8,100 sq. ft. (90 × 90)
capacity: Performance configuration up to 575 seats; Flat floor configuration up to 800 reception and 400 dining
rate: $6,400 per day
 
WYLY THEATRE LOBBY
The bustling social centerpiece of the Wyly Theatre is it’s spectacularly appointed lobby, which serves as a lively gathering place for patrons attending performances and an ideal pre- and post-function area for special events.
 
location: First Floor
size: 2,300 sq. ft. (31’ x 84’)
capacity: reception 230
rate: $3,000 per day
 
STUDIO THEATRE / PATRON LOUNGE
 
Located on the sixth level of the Wyly Theatre, this versatile space is perfect for private parties, performances or rehearsals. With its black box-style design and flexible configuration, the Studio Theatre and Patron Lounge offer both the intimacy necessary for small-scale productions and open views of the Dallas Arts District that provide a one-of-a-kind backdrop for any event.
 
location: Sixth Floor
size: 2,900 total sq. ft. (84 × 36 total; Studio Theatre alone = 36 × 42, Patron Lounge alone = 36 × 39)
capacity: reception 300, dining 200
rate: $3,400 per day
 
REHEARSAL HALL & BESS AND TED ENLOE TERRACE
One of Dallas’ most unique venue spaces, the Rehearsal Hall on the ninth level serves as the principal rehearsal space for the Dallas Theater Center, a Center resident company. The interior offers 2,000 square feet of event space with plenty of room for small or mid-sized gatherings. The covered Enloe Terrace, decked out in green turf, adds a one-of-a-kind view of the Dallas Arts District and the city’s skyline.
 
location: Ninth Floor
size: Rehearsal Hall 2,000 sq. ft. (56 × 36), Enloe Terrace 900 sq. ft. (26 × 36)
capacity: reception 150, dining 100
rate: $3,000 per day
 
MARK AND BARBARA THOMAS LEMMON ROOFTOP TERRACE
Exposed to the great Texas sky, the top floor of the Wyly Theatre offers breathtaking views of downtown Dallas. This distinctive wooden rooftop deck crowns the Center and is the secret gem of the Arts District—an ideal spot for any intimate affair.
 
location: Tenth Floor
size: Lemmon Terrace 2,200 sq. ft. (92 × 26), interior Sky Lounge 475 sq. ft. (34 × 14)
capacity: reception 200, dining 100
rate: $3,000 per day
 
 

Annette Strauss Square

Strauss Square

Named after the first woman to be elected mayor of Dallas, Annette Strauss Square is a relaxed outdoor performance venue unlike anything else found in the city. Strauss Square has hosted a wide variety of large-scale events including world-famous musicians, yoga sessions, brunches and art installations. With a sweeping lawn, patios, room for both lawn and chair seating and the expansive main stage, Strauss Square is the perfect place to invite 2,000 of your closest friends and family for those larger-than-life events that demand an open-air setting on a grand scale.

  • size: 128,000 square feet
  • capacity: 1,800 performance seating
  • rate: $7,000 per day

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Features

Catering Services
Appetizers / Hors D'Oeuvres PassedAppetizers / Hors D'Oeuvres StationBartendingBuffetCarving StationClean-UpFamily StyleFrench ServicePlace SettingsPlated EntreesWaitstaff
Cuisine Style
AmericanBBQCajunChineseContinentalEastern EuropeanFusionIndianItalianLatin AmericanMediterraneanMexicanMiddle EasternMongolianRawSouthernSpecialty / OtherSushiThai
Dietary Options
Gluten FreeLactose FreeOrganicSugar FreeVeganVegetarian
Languages Spoken
English
Onsite Venue Services
Ceremony SiteFull Bar AvailableOnsite CateringOnsite ParkingOnsite ValetReception Facility
Religious Denomination Supported
Non-Religious
Venue Style
DestinationEco-friendly / GreenFairy TaleModern / ContemporaryRaw / IndustrialUnusual / AlternativeUrban
Venue Type
Botanic Garden / Park

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