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Hobby Center for the Performing Arts: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed June 30, 2019 via mobile

A Disney show that was outstanding, the performance by all was truly memorable. Story telling at its best with the set and props( magic carpet) was amazing. The best performance we have seen in a long while. Excellent job.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank weeksj2015
Reviewed March 31, 2019

I would give Hobby Center a 5 star because the shows are World Class! All though I expect the ticket prices to be considerably higher in New York, I would hope we don't have to pay as much in my home town. Ticket prices and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lindberg32
Reviewed March 21, 2019

Great seating with unobstructed views and good sound. Very easy to get to, with options for drinks or dining before the show. You are also permitted to takes drinks into the theater. Parking is in adjacent building for $15 the evening I attended.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ehbluzerne
Reviewed January 30, 2019

I had heard a lot about this play and finally had a chance to see it. We were all happy and entertained. The staff at the Hobby Center are most helpful and professional as they guided us to the private reception and then the play.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Inwood T
Reviewed January 18, 2019

Went to see a play at the Hobby Center and it is an amazing play to see a play. My seat was in the orchestra section, in the middle of the last row of the first section. Had a great view of the stage. Sound...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 17, 2018

Joined a friend to see "Potted Potter". The theater was small which lent to a very enjoyable performance. The actors were able to interact and connect with the audience in way that would be impossible in a larger theater. Although we were on the side,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Michelle E
Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

Great place! Great show! Do not not sit on balcony close the stage because they have bad view. We had to move our sides to see.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Home to musicals, plays, symphonies. Discounted season passes for multiple shows. Night time and afternoon matinees. Broadway musicals are the best!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Hobby Center is an exciting place to visit, the lobby has a beautiful view of downtown Houston and the theater is equally beautiful. Really enjoyed the play, was our third time to visit, there is a convenient parking garage directly behind the theater or valet...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018

When my husband asked if I wanted to go see Lyle Lovett and that he was playing at the Hobby Center, I wasn't too excited (and I love Lye Lovett). My hesitancy was that he was playing at the Hobby Center. First, I thought Lyle...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Stay495578
September 13, 2018|
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Response from mmhentrich | Reviewed this property |
Front middle or really any front several rows close to middle are good.
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Geraldine M
February 17, 2018|
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Response from S827KFjoew | Reviewed this property |
The traveling Hamilton show in May.
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November 6, 2017|
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Response from mgwelsh61 | Reviewed this property |
I know it’s sometimes warm in the upper gallery but never experienced sound/ hearing issues.
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