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Tennessee Performing Arts Center

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Neighbourhood: Downtown Nashville
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Address: 505 Deaderick St, Nashville, TN 37243-1402
Phone Number: +1 615-742-4040
08:00 - 21:00
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Sun 08:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 21:00

Features concerts by touring national bands, local classical music series...

Features concerts by touring national bands, local classical music series and Broadway plays.

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Amazing venue

Went to see the 20th anniversary Rent and loved the place. Good sound. Great seats, comfortable. And amazing building. The staff was friendly and willing to help out in any way... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 November 2016
Sevierville, Tennessee
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Sevierville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Went to see the 20th anniversary Rent and loved the place. Good sound. Great seats, comfortable. And amazing building. The staff was friendly and willing to help out in any way they could.

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Richmond, Kentucky
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

My husband and I saw Something Wicked at the James K Polk Theater, one of several in this facility. We had great seats, and they were comfortable, which isn't always the case at theaters. The sound was good as well. The only bathrooms we found were a bit far from the actual theater, but they were clean and had plenty... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

We saw the final performance of The Last Five Years on Saturday night in the Andrew Johnson Theater, which is one of several theaters in the complex. It is a smaller space in the basement that allows for flexible seating to accommodate different types of productions. My daughter really wanted to see the musical version after seeing the film. I... More 

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Florence, Alabama
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Matinee performance of Evita. Very good production (combination of Broadway performers & local professionals) -- first of this attempt for TPAC. The entire experience was very good. We have been attending from out of town for approx 10-12 years. Good things: online tickets, valet parking ($20), convenient location, several in-house bars, refreshments, usually good seats.

Thank BusterYukon
Helena, Montana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Went to Evita recently with friends. What a wonderful production!!! The Art Center has wonderful seating, even reasonable pricing for seats on the orchestra floor. Acoustics were great. Sets were very well done, great lighting and design. I have only been in the Andrew Jackson Hall, but was very impressed. Very open and comfortable. Looking forward to many productions with... More 

Thank aphrodite369
Franklin, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I took my niece to see the Dancing Dolls back in June. We got to do the meet and greet as well as watch the show. TPAC is very clean and very nice! The seats are spacious and you have a lot of leg room. They have a bar on the inside of the Andrew Jackson Hall. We had a... More 

Thank La Shanda R
Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Attended a concert here and have performed here. Great venue. Not a bad seat in the house! Nice facility within walking distance to many downtown restaurants. Wine served in lobby! Definitely will attend future events here.

Thank Terry T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

We saw Dixie the Tupperware Lady. Nice facility with clean restrooms and affordable concessions. The theater we were in was small, which was perfect for this show.

Thank Eduman4260
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

I was there for a recital and this facility is nice, clean, well run. TPAC certainly doesn't let disappoint when it comes to putting on a great show. Make sure you get there a little early for parking although they do have valet. Seats are comfortable and easy to find.

Thank Dan S
Nashville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

Very nice, the live performance at TPAC. The play & actors were very talented. Great sound system and effects. I did see a Broadway play there which made it special considering I've seen many in NYC. The only thing I didn't like about it was the seating. (Not saying the seats were uncomfortable, they were). Just our seats were so... More 

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