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Address: 214 W Hickory St, Denton, TX 76201-4118
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This grand old movie house in downtown Denton was renovated in the early...

This grand old movie house in downtown Denton was renovated in the early 1990’s and is now a 300-seat performing arts theatre with more than 100 musical and theatrical performances each year. It is the showplace for Denton Community Theatre and Music Theatre of Denton, as well as many other community performance groups.

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Beautifully Restored

Took my wife of 52 years on our first date to this theater. It has been restored beautifully serving as a venue for the local theater company.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Aggie B

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22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took my wife of 52 years on our first date to this theater. It has been restored beautifully serving as a venue for the local theater company.

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Thank Aggie B
Denton, Texas
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19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

I have seen quite a few musicals at the Campus and enjoyed everyone except for "Rent" which we left early on. The acting and singing is usually exceptional for such a small theatre and one that stays in memory was the Patsy Cline story. The singing was Broadway quality! I encourage anyone to try this venue at least once, and... More 

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Thank LeighAnne712
Denton, Texas
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44 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

This theater is wonderful! It's small enough to be cozy and intimate, beautifully refurbished and lovingly kept up by staff and volunteers alike. The performances are notoriously wonderfully done, in this amazing little treasure. Sound quality is amazing and the only thing lacking is enough staff and enough space and enough selection for half time intermissions.

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Thank Orbchaser
Denton, Texas
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67 reviews
22 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

I love this theater, we go a few time a year and have never seen a bad show. Whether you are in the front row or the last you have a good view of the stage and can hear everything, they do a great job of staging, lighting and production. Get on hteir list and I look forward to the... More 

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Denton, Texas
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 9 October 2016

There really isn't a bad seat in the house. The entire interior is art deco style and the productions are always top notch. When you finish seeing your production,just walk half a block down to Beth Marie's Homemade Ice Cream to top off a wonderful evening.

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Thank 846darlab
Denton, Texas, United States
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 28 September 2016

One of my favorite places for a night out in Denton. I love our local theater and have been a season ticket holder for several years. They put on a good variety of productions including dramas and musicals. Denton has some amazing local talent.

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Thank Darla P
Krum, Texas
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22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

We attended a production there of West Side story and it was excellent. The theather is very intimate but is in great condition.

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Thank jtaylor924
Denton, Texas
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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

The Campus is a gem featuring real talent. The renovated former orginal movie theatre of Denton has been reshaped for live theatre with every seat providing a great theatrical experience.

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Thank 368JimP
Denton, Texas
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Quaint small venue makes you feel part of the production. Pulling from 2 universities as well as local talent for the musicals and plays. Incredible costumes--wonderful experience every time. Don't miss it!

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Thank Mwhite2
Denton, Texas
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 7 July 2016

Every performance we have attended has been well done. The cast is always enthusiastic, the costumes and scenery in line with the production.

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