Located in the Arts District of downtown Dallas, the Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre is a theatre at the AT&T Performing Arts Center. The 80,300 square-foot building is the primary venue for the Dallas Theater Center, Dallas Black Dance Theater, and Anita N. Martinez Ballet Folklorico. The building towers at twelve stories high and can hold approximately 600 people, depending on stage configuration. Watch the video below to see the different ways the Dee and Charles Wyly can be configured:
The theater was designed by Pritzker Prize-winning architect Rem Koolhaas, REX | OMA, and Josh Prince-Ramus. It is named after Dee and Charles Wyly, who generously donated to the Center. The Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre can be identified by its iconic exterior. Vertical rods line all four sides of the building. These rods are representative of the folds of a theater curtain.
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