Andy Williams Performing Arts Center in Branson, MO
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Once known as the Andy Williams Moon River Theater, the Andy Williams Performing Arts Center still brings traditional entertainment and classic Branson flair to each and every performance. From the magical illusions of Rick Thomas to the harmonies of the Texas Tenors and the bluegrass talents of Rhonda Vincent Christmas in Branson, this theater is a must-visit location for your next Branson getaway.
History of the Andy Williams Performing Arts Center:
Founded by the talented artist Andy Williams, this theater has impressed Branson audiences for decades. Andy Williams himself was known for the Emmy Award-winning Andy Williams Show and his astonishing musical career. He recorded 43 albums during his 70-year musical career. The Moon River Theater opened in 1992 and was the first theater to be featured in the Architectural Digest. The beautiful theater also has featured the talents of the Osmond Family, Glen Campbell, Pat Benatar, Pat Boone, Phyllis Diller, and more.
Awards and Accolades
- The Andy Williams Performing Arts Center has been featured in Architectural Digest for its superb design and elegance.
- 1992 Conservation Award from the State of Missouri
The theater itself is absolutely gorgeous. Inside of the theater's hallowed halls, you'll find an exquisite decor of warm woodwork, art, antiques, and beautiful fabrics. So, not only will guests be able to enjoy family-friendly entertainment, but they will do so within an elegant environment. The theater utilizes state-of-the-art sound and lighting systems, comfortable seating, and special effects to create immersive experiences.
- Seating Capacity: 2,054
- Gift Shop: This theater has a boutique-style gift shop on site.
- Parking: The theater has free parking, but because of the parking lot's sharp slope, those with wheelchairs should be dropped off at the main entrance.
- Handicap Accessibility: The theater is wheelchair accessible and has braille signage and ear sets available as well.
- Concessions & Dining: The theater has a concession stand.
- Theater Design: The theater has stadium-style seating and has very comfortable seats that all offer great views of the stage.