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Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts

401 S Buchanan St, Amarillo, TX 79101-1606
+1 806-378-4297
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Magnificent acoustics in an unexpected scene

If you can find an interesting performance to suit your taste, music, ballet, opera, you won't be... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Joaquin A
Great Theatre

A gem in west Texas. The Amarillo symphony plays here, we just went to 'Evita' which was well... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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401 S Buchanan St, Amarillo, TX 79101-1606
+1 806-378-4297
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you can find an interesting performance to suit your taste, music, ballet, opera, you won't be dissapointed.

Thank Joaquin A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A gem in west Texas. The Amarillo symphony plays here, we just went to 'Evita' which was well presented - the venue was ony half filled. It's important to have performing arts, and the globe news center presents a varied selection of productions - we...More

Thank ih1958
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good production, especially for a small, local company. The venue is beautiful, and they are very proud that they own all of the equipment - they had just installed the new follow spots before this show and people were excited to see them deployed. Good...More

Thank Annarose816
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Located in downtown Amarillo. The sound is fantastic in the Globe News Center. The balcony is sometimes a little warm.

Thank Dana N
Reviewed 2 January 2017

If hearing great music is your goal this is the venue for you. The downside is that the seats are narrow as well as most of the aisles. This auditorium seats 1200 to 1400 individuals.

Thank Sheila B
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Incredible symphony experience. Excellent conductor. One of the best orchestras in the country. Must see if you have the opportunity.

Thank Dee W
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We went to see Opera Highlights with soloist Mary Jane Johnson also Copland's Rodeo and fully enjoyed both performances. The sound system acoustics is very good and our seats were perfect. The soloist sang songs from famous operas and the conductor Jacomo was himself entertaining....More

Thank CDM49
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Very small menu,the color of the stage is so in your face that it takes way from whatever goes on,on the stage..They don't have enough things going on to even get excited about the place... one event every four months is not the full use...More

Thank EdCharlaFrieze
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Great place to catch th Amarillo Symphony! Every seat is agood seat.Atmosphere is great> People are friendly. The conductor is Awesome!

Thank Larry R
Reviewed 18 October 2016

One of the most acoustically correct public buildings in the US. Worth the visit to see and hear any performance.

Thank Judy S
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