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Small, intimate venue; helpful staff

I booked a table for four to see Michael Nesmith September 9, 2018. When I arrived, the usher... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Edmond, Oklahoma, USA
Great venue

This is our favorite music venue in Dallas. Small and intimate, great staff, in the Oak Cliff... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2018
Glenn K
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1230 W Davis St, Dallas, TX 75208-5129
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a table for four to see Michael Nesmith September 9, 2018. When I arrived, the usher immediately offered me a closer table with a better view, as a party had cancelled. As a super fan, I can't tell you how much I appreciated...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

This is our favorite music venue in Dallas. Small and intimate, great staff, in the Oak Cliff section of town.

Thank Glenn K
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

I have now been to the Kessler twice. The first time I went silently kicking and screaming trying to be supportive of my husband’s desire to see one of his favorite artists. When we arrived, I was surprised at how casual the whole vibe was...More

1  Thank HeatherS3044
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

I love seeing shows at The Kessler! They book a wide variety of music and other stuff (I saw John Waters a couple years ago here). It’s a smaller venue with an upstairs balcony. I prefer to buy standing GA (for most shows, that’s how...More

1  Thank Houdah A
Reviewed October 1, 2017

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

Thank Glenn K
Reviewed September 6, 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
Reviewed August 14, 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

Thank Cindy G
Reviewed July 1, 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
Reviewed June 12, 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
Reviewed May 18, 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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