Wyly Theatre, Dallas

Wyly Theatre, Dallas

Heralded as one of the world's most intelligently conceived performance centers, the Wyly Theatre is designed to accommodate traditional and experimental performances of music, dance, and cinema in a uniquely rigged space that rapidly transforms to meet various performance requirements. Such a unique interior space called for a similarly unique exterior, with vertical rods on all four sides that are symbolic of the folds of a theater curtain.

One of four venues that comprise the AT&T Performing Arts Center, the Wyly is very intimate and, depending on the set, you can feel a part of the play/event. None of the seats feel far away, and the foyer (which typically opens 90 minutes prior to shows) includes a few tables with chairs, a concession area, and large restrooms. The latter are on each side of the concession stand and you may not see them as they blend into the wall treatment.

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Sight Name: Wyly Theatre
Sight Location: Dallas, USA (See walking tours in Dallas)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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