Odessa is a city rich in culture. Be sure to visit our wonderful theatres and performing arts center.
Wagner Noël Performing Arts Center - Home to touring Broadway plays, musical artists, dance and more. The Wagner Noël Performing Arts Center is also home to the Midland - Odessa Symphony and Chorale.
Address: 1310 N. FM 1788
Midland, TX 79707
The Ector Theater is one of Odessa's classic downtown movie theaters. The renovated 700-seat theater built in 1951 shows classic movies, accommodates live theatrical productions and concerts. It's located at 5th and Texas in Downtown Odessa.
Address: 500 N. Texas
Odessa, TX 79761
Globe of the Great Southwest - A bit of Elizabethan England comes to life during the Odessa Shakespeare Festival at The Globe Theatre of the Great Southwest, Shakespearean Library & Anne Hathaway Cottage, modeled after Shakespeare's original Globe. The Globe also produces everything from Broadway musicals to country and Gospel revues. In addition to the Globe Theatre, is the Anne Hathaway Cottage, which is a replica of the home Shakespeare built for his true love, Anne Hathaway. There is also a Barter Booth offering everything from souvenirs to refreshments.
Address:2308 Shakespeare Road
Odessa, TX 79761
Midland Odessa Symphony & Choral - Formed in 1962, The Midland Odessa Symphony and Choral is the premier orchestra in the Permian Basin . The symphony, chorale and its various ensembles perform with world renowned guest artists and conductors in concerts featuring classical, pops and educational programming throughout the year. Resident ensembles include the Lone Star Brass, the strings of the West, and the West Texas Winds. Concert goers favorite shows include the biennial Pops On Ice performed at the Ector County Coliseum, Holiday Pops featuring Christmas favorites, and the Masterworks series highlighting the best of the classics.
Address: PO Box 60658
Midland, TX 79711
The Permian Playhouse - The Permian Playhouse has been enriching the lives of West Texas residents with music, dance, drama, suspense, tears, and laughter for more than 40 years. The Playhouse offers an opportunity for young people to explore the fascinating aspects of theater through the Kaleidoscope Company.
Address:310 West 42nd Street
Odessa, TX 79762