A little bit of the Great White Way can be found deep in the heart of Texas. Like the movie studio which shares its name, ... More
Paramount Theatre (The)
A little bit of the Great White Way can be found deep in the heart of Texas. Like the movie studio which shares its name, this theater is grandiose and ambitious with 1250 seats available to host an estimated 160,000 people a year. The calendar features both visiting and local stage productions of musicals and dramatic plays, one-person acts, orchestral performances, children's shows, revivals of great old movies and (because this is Austin) the occasional visiting live-music act. A horn of plenty for theater, music and entertainment fans.
What a great old theatre. Acoustically it's almost perfect. I read that celebs from Katherine Hepburn to Willie Nelson have played this house. Beautiful to look at and the programming is very diverse. Nora Jones, Jonny Lang, Bob Newhart, Tommy Tune, even broadway musicals... Wish I could have sat in an opera box. Great stuff right next door at the State Theater as well.
As one of Austin's favorite live music venues, this club holds around 3000 people. If that sounds like it is
too large to get the intimate feel of a band, think again. The bar downstairs helps make the wait ...
The slogan states that “everything is bigger in Texas,” and if you look at its capitol, the phrase rings true.
Standing a stately 309 feet (94 meters) and modeled after the nation's Capitol in Washington D.C., the Texas State ...
As the home of the Frontera Theatre company (which puts on the annual FronteraFest ), this stage is the perfect
place to catch a performance. Whether you like plays, dance, interpretive readings or even experimental projects, this theater has ...