Tennessee Theatre

604 S Gay St
Knoxville TN  37902

Phone: (865) 684-1200

Tennessee Theatre

Located in the heart of downtown Knoxville, the Tennessee Theatre opened in 1928 as a movie palace. The Tennessee Theatre is the Official State Theatre of Tennessee and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The Tennessee Theatre is the region's leading performing arts facility with advanced technology, staging and lighting that draws top entertainment to the Knoxville area.

Knoxville's Grand Entertainment Palace! www.tennesseetheatre.com

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Parking: Street, Parking Lot

Categories: Concert Venue, Historical Place, Performance Venue, Theatre

Hours

Mon: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm



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Events

Cabaret: Broadway at the Tennessee

Cabaret: Broadway at the Tennessee
08:00 pm - 01/26/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Based on Roundabout Theatre Company’s Tony Award®-winning production, SAM MENDES (Skyfall, American Beauty) and ROB MARSHALL’S (Into the Woods and Chicago,...

Cabaret: Broadway at the Tennessee

Cabaret: Broadway at the Tennessee
02:00 pm - 01/27/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Based on Roundabout Theatre Company’s Tony Award®-winning production, SAM MENDES (Skyfall, American Beauty) and ROB MARSHALL’S (Into the Woods and Chicago,...

Cabaret: Broadway at the Tennessee

Cabaret: Broadway at the Tennessee
08:00 pm - 01/27/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Based on Roundabout Theatre Company’s Tony Award®-winning production, SAM MENDES (Skyfall, American Beauty) and ROB MARSHALL’S (Into the Woods and Chicago,...

Shen Yun

Shen Yun
07:30 pm - 01/30/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Shen Yun brings to life 5,000 years of Chinese civilization, capturing the spirit of a culture long lost. The show moves quickly through regions, dynasties, and...

Shen Yun

Shen Yun
07:30 pm - 01/31/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Shen Yun brings to life 5,000 years of Chinese civilization, capturing the spirit of a culture long lost. The show moves quickly through regions, dynasties, and...

WIMZ Presents The Black Jacket Symphony Tom Petty's Damn The Torpedoes SOLD OUT!

WIMZ Presents The Black Jacket Symphony Tom Petty's Damn The Torpedoes SOLD OUT!
08:00 pm - 02/02/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Tickets are officially sold out for this event! Doors 7pm Music starts at 8pm The Black Jacket Symphony returns to the Tennessee Theatre to perform Tom Petty's...

The Black Jacket Symphony in Knoxville, TN - Sold Out

The Black Jacket Symphony in Knoxville, TN - Sold Out
08:00 pm - 02/02/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

The Black Jacket Symphony Presents Tom Petty's Damn the Torpedoes Tickets are $30 & $35. SOLD OUT! Tickets are available online through Ticketmaster: bit.ly/2gqAROe Tickets...

Mighty Musical Monday presented by LHP Capital, LLC

Mighty Musical Monday presented by LHP Capital, LLC
11:30 am - 02/05/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

This event is free to the public Doors at 11:30 AM; Show at 12:00 PM Enjoy Mighty Wurlitzer organ performances by Dr. Bill Snyder and Freddie Brabson and special...

Eddie Izzard

Eddie Izzard
08:00 pm - 02/10/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Wizard of Oz: Broadway at the Tennessee

Wizard of Oz: Broadway at the Tennessee
08:00 pm - 03/02/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

There truly is no place like home as the greatest family musical of all time, the wonderful WIZARD OF OZ, twists its way into Knoxville! The entire family will be...

Wizard of Oz National Tour in Knoxville, TN

Wizard of Oz National Tour in Knoxville, TN
08:00 pm - 03/02/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Join us for the National Tour of Wizard of Oz in Knoxville, TN! This production of THE WIZARD OF OZ is a spectacular celebration of that classic 1939 MGM film....

Wizard of Oz: Broadway at the Tennessee

Wizard of Oz: Broadway at the Tennessee
02:00 pm - 03/03/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

There truly is no place like home as the greatest family musical of all time, the wonderful WIZARD OF OZ, twists its way into Knoxville! The entire family will be...

Wizard of Oz: Broadway at the Tennessee

Wizard of Oz: Broadway at the Tennessee
07:30 pm - 03/03/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

There truly is no place like home as the greatest family musical of all time, the wonderful WIZARD OF OZ, twists its way into Knoxville! The entire family will be...

Wizard of Oz: Broadway at the Tennessee

Wizard of Oz: Broadway at the Tennessee
01:30 pm - 03/04/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

There truly is no place like home as the greatest family musical of all time, the wonderful WIZARD OF OZ, twists its way into Knoxville! The entire family will be...

Event Name: Mighty Musical Monday presented by LHP Capital, LLC

Event Name: Mighty Musical Monday presented by LHP Capital, LLC
11:30 am - 03/05/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

This event is free to the public Doors at 11:30 AM; Show at 12:00 PM Enjoy Mighty Wurlitzer organ performances by Dr. Bill Snyder and Freddie Brabson and special...

MAKS, VAL & PETA LIVE ON TOUR: CONFIDENTIAL

MAKS, VAL & PETA LIVE ON TOUR: CONFIDENTIAL
07:30 pm - 03/21/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Sale Dates and Times: Public Onsale : Fri, 8 Dec 2017 at 10:00 AM American Express : Mon, 4 Dec 2017 at 10:00 AM Artist Presale : Mon, 4 Dec 2017 at 12:00 PM Ticketmaster...

Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour! – Knoxville, TN

Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour! – Knoxville, TN
06:00 pm - 03/27/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Your favorite Disney Junior friends are coming to a city near you! Are you ready to DANCE?!? Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour is an ALL NEW interactive live concert...

Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour

Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour
06:00 pm - 03/27/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Are you ready to DANCE?!? Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour is an ALL NEW interactive live concert experience. Sing along to Disney Junior’s greatest hits with...

Home Free:  Timeless World Tour

Home Free: Timeless World Tour
08:00 pm - 03/30/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Sale Dates and Times: Public Onsale : Fri, 10 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM American Express : Wed, 8 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM Venue newsletter pre-sale : Thu, 9 Nov 2017...

Home Free - Timeless World Tour in Knoxville, TN - 2 SHOWS

Home Free - Timeless World Tour in Knoxville, TN - 2 SHOWS
08:00 pm - 03/30/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Tickets are $27.50, $34.50, $46.50, $79.50* & $199.50** | $5 increase day of show **VIP Package 1: Ultimate VIP Experience - Includes front row ticket - Commemorative...

Home Free:  Timeless World Tour

Home Free: Timeless World Tour
08:00 pm - 03/31/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Sale Dates and Times: Public Onsale : Fri, 10 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM American Express : Wed, 8 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM Venue newsletter pre-sale : Thu, 9 Nov 2017...

Mighty Musical Monday presented by LHP Capital, LLC

Mighty Musical Monday presented by LHP Capital, LLC
11:30 am - 04/02/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

This event is free to the public Doors at 11:30 AM; Show at 12:00 PM Enjoy Mighty Wurlitzer organ performances by Dr. Bill Snyder and Freddie Brabson and special...

Motown the Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee

Motown the Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee
08:00 pm - 04/06/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

It began as one man's story… became everyone's music… and is now Broadway's musical. MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry...

Motown the Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee

Motown the Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee
02:00 pm - 04/07/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

It began as one man's story… became everyone's music… and is now Broadway's musical. MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry...

Motown the Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee

Motown the Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee
08:00 pm - 04/07/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

It began as one man's story… became everyone's music… and is now Broadway's musical. MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry...

Motown the Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee

Motown the Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee
01:30 pm - 04/08/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

It began as one man's story… became everyone's music… and is now Broadway's musical. MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry...

Motown the Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee

Motown the Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee
07:00 pm - 04/08/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

It began as one man's story… became everyone's music… and is now Broadway's musical. MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry...

Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox

Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox
07:30 pm - 04/26/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Sale Dates and Times: Public Onsale : Fri, 8 Dec 2017 at 10:00 AM Venue pre-sale : Wed, 6 Dec 2017 at 10:00 AM Artist Presale : Wed, 6 Dec 2017 at 10:00 AM VIP...

Beautiful The Carole King Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee

Beautiful The Carole King Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee
07:30 pm - 05/01/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Long before she was Carole King, chart-topping music legend, she was Carol Klein, Brooklyn girl with passion and chutzpah. She fought her way into the record business...

Beautiful The Carole King Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee

Beautiful The Carole King Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee
07:30 pm - 05/02/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Long before she was Carole King, chart-topping music legend, she was Carol Klein, Brooklyn girl with passion and chutzpah. She fought her way into the record business...

Beautiful The Carole King Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee

Beautiful The Carole King Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee
07:30 pm - 05/03/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Long before she was Carole King, chart-topping music legend, she was Carol Klein, Brooklyn girl with passion and chutzpah. She fought her way into the record business...

Beautiful The Carole King Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee

Beautiful The Carole King Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee
08:00 pm - 05/04/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Long before she was Carole King, chart-topping music legend, she was Carol Klein, Brooklyn girl with passion and chutzpah. She fought her way into the record business...

Beautiful The Carole King Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee

Beautiful The Carole King Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee
02:00 pm - 05/05/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Long before she was Carole King, chart-topping music legend, she was Carol Klein, Brooklyn girl with passion and chutzpah. She fought her way into the record business...

Beautiful The Carole King Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee

Beautiful The Carole King Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee
08:00 pm - 05/05/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Long before she was Carole King, chart-topping music legend, she was Carol Klein, Brooklyn girl with passion and chutzpah. She fought her way into the record business...

Beautiful The Carole King Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee

Beautiful The Carole King Musical: Broadway at the Tennessee
01:30 pm - 05/06/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Long before she was Carole King, chart-topping music legend, she was Carol Klein, Brooklyn girl with passion and chutzpah. She fought her way into the record business...

Chicago

Chicago
07:30 pm - 05/23/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Sale Dates and Times: Public Onsale : Fri, 12 Jan 2018 at 10:00 AM Venue pre-sale : Wed, 10 Jan 2018 at 10:00 AM Artist Presale : Tue, 9 Jan 2018 at 10:00 AM VIP...

Yanni 25 - Acropolis Anniversary Concert Tour

Yanni 25 - Acropolis Anniversary Concert Tour
07:30 pm - 07/26/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Sale Dates and Times: Public Onsale : Fri, 15 Dec 2017 at 10:00 AM Fan Club pre-sale : Wed, 13 Dec 2017 at 10:00 AM Venue pre-sale : Thu, 14 Dec 2017 at 10:00...

Past Events

Bohemian Rhapsodies: Dvořák, Smetena & More

Bohemian Rhapsodies: Dvořák, Smetena & More
07:30 pm - 01/18/2018

At Tennessee Theatre

Conducted by Music Director Aram Demirjian, join the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra for a night with the genre-bending instrumentalists of PROJECT Trio to explore...

Elf the Musical

Elf the Musical
01:30 pm - 12/31/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

Sale Dates and Times: Public Onsale : Fri, 22 Sep 2017 at 10:00 AM Newsletter pre-sale : Wed, 20 Sep 2017 at 10:00 AM Subscriber pre-sale : Tue, 19 Sep 2017 at...

Elf the Musical

Elf the Musical
07:30 pm - 12/30/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

Sale Dates and Times: Public Onsale : Fri, 22 Sep 2017 at 10:00 AM Newsletter pre-sale : Wed, 20 Sep 2017 at 10:00 AM Subscriber pre-sale : Tue, 19 Sep 2017 at...

Elf the Musical

Elf the Musical
02:30 pm - 12/30/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

Sale Dates and Times: Public Onsale : Fri, 22 Sep 2017 at 10:00 AM Newsletter pre-sale : Wed, 20 Sep 2017 at 10:00 AM Subscriber pre-sale : Tue, 19 Sep 2017 at...

Miracle On 34th Street

Miracle On 34th Street
02:30 pm - 12/23/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

Miracle On 34th Street

Miracle On 34th Street
07:30 pm - 12/22/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

KJO: Merrill Lynch presents A Swingin' Christmas with Wycliffe Gordon

KJO: Merrill Lynch presents A Swingin' Christmas with Wycliffe Gordon
08:00 pm - 12/21/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

The hippest concert of the season. Holiday favorites in the styles of Duke Ellington, Count Basie and more. Multi-talented instrumentalist/vocalist Wycliffe Gordon...

Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker

Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker
07:00 pm - 12/19/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

Celebrate this Christmas with the experience taking North America by storm! Marking the 25th Anniversary Tour, Moscow Ballets Great Russian Nutcracker features over-the-top...

Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker

Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker
03:00 pm - 12/19/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

Celebrate this Christmas with the experience taking North America by storm! Marking the 25th Anniversary Tour, Moscow Ballets Great Russian Nutcracker features over-the-top...

Kinky Boots: Broadway at the Tennessee

Kinky Boots: Broadway at the Tennessee
07:00 pm - 12/17/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

KINKY BOOTS is Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit! With songs by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about...

Kinky Boots: Broadway at the Tennessee

Kinky Boots: Broadway at the Tennessee
01:30 pm - 12/17/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

KINKY BOOTS is Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit! With songs by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about...

Kinky Boots: Broadway at the Tennessee

Kinky Boots: Broadway at the Tennessee
08:00 pm - 12/16/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

KINKY BOOTS is Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit! With songs by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about...

Kinky Boots: Broadway at the Tennessee

Kinky Boots: Broadway at the Tennessee
02:00 pm - 12/16/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

KINKY BOOTS is Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit! With songs by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about...

Kinky Boots: Broadway at the Tennessee

Kinky Boots: Broadway at the Tennessee
08:00 pm - 12/15/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

KINKY BOOTS is Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit! With songs by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about...

Needtobreathe at the Tennessee Theatre

Needtobreathe at the Tennessee Theatre
08:00 pm - 12/13/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

This fall NEEDTOBREATHE will embark on their 3-Part ALL THE FEELS TOUR, featuring longer sets performed everywhere from massive outdoor venues to some of the most...

It’s a Wonderful Life : 1pm & 5pm

It’s a Wonderful Life : 1pm & 5pm
01:00 pm - 12/10/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

Date: Sunday, December 10th at 1pm and 5pm Doors: 12 noon and 4pm Tickets: This free event does not require a ticket, but general admission seating is limited and...

REK'S Fam-O-Lee Back To The Country Jamboree Christmas Tour

REK'S Fam-O-Lee Back To The Country Jamboree Christmas Tour
08:00 pm - 12/08/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

Robert Earl Keen has blazed a peer, critic, and fan-lauded trail that's earned him icon and keeper of the flame status in Americana music. With 19 albums under his...

Mighty Musical Monday Christmas Celebration by LHP Capital, LLC

Mighty Musical Monday Christmas Celebration by LHP Capital, LLC
12:00 pm - 12/04/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

*Free Admission* Join us for a Mighty Musical Monday Christmas Celebration featuring Bill Snyder and Freddie Brabson on the Mighty Wurlitzer organ, Webb School...

Senior Saints Mighty Musical Christmas Monday

Senior Saints Mighty Musical Christmas Monday
11:00 am - 12/04/2017

At Tennessee Theatre

Senior Saints! We are headed to the Tennessee Theatre on Monday for the Mighty Musical Monday Christmas Show. You don't want to miss. We will get some lunch immediately...

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