The Kessler in the News

Here is some of the media attention The Kessler has received since its resurrection plans were revealed in 2009

Dallas Observer: Meet the Artists, Crusaders and Revivalists Rediscovering Dallas’ Blues Heritage September 2016

Destination: Dallas Art+Music+BBQ Edition July 2016

The Kessler: An Art Deco Mecca For Music Lovers May 2015

Dallas Observer: The Texas Music Bucket List – #15 Kessler Theater in Oak Cliff Mar. 2015

Dallas Morning News GuideLive: Five Unforgettable Shows from the Kessler Theater’s First Five Years Mar. 2015

Dallas Observer: How The Kessler Theater Pulled Off One of Dallas Music’s Most Unlikely Comebacks Mar. 2015

CBS DFW: Oak Cliff’s Kessler Theater Draws Future Grammy Nominees Feb. 2015

CentralTrack: Circle of Friends – Scenes from Saturday’s North Oak Cliff Music Festival Oct. 2014

Dallas Observer: Best of Dallas – Best Live Music Venue 2014 Sept. 2014

Dallas A-List: Best Live Music Venue 2014 July 2014

Dallas Morning News: Kessler Theater building gains listing on National Register of Historic Places Mar. 2014

Dallas Observer: Best of Dallas – Best Live Music Venue 2013 Sept. 2013

CentralTrack: Kessler Theater Announces Three-Year Anniversary Party Mar. 2013

Oak Cliff People: People’s Choice Awards: Best Performing Arts Venue and Live Music Venue 2012 Jan. 2013

Dallas Morning News: Why Oak Cliff’s Kessler Theater is attracting the creme de la creme of musical acts Feb. 2012

NBC DFW: Kessler Theater Bridges Yesterday and Tomorrow Jan. 2012

Oak Cliff Advocate: Kessler Theater Wins Business of the Year Dec. 2011

Dallas Observer: Best of Dallas – Best Live Music Venue 2011 Sept. 2011

New York Times: Not J.R.’s Kind of Town June 2011

YouPlusMedia: The Orbans Rock The Kessler Theater… Feb. 2011

Oak Cliff People: People’s Choice Awards – Best Performing Arts Venue 2010 Dec. 2010

Oak Cliff Advocate: Kessler Theater/Edwin Cabaniss gets Conservation Award Nov. 2010

Dallas Voice: Art in the Cliff Oct. 2010

Associated Content: Small-business owners lead Oak Cliff’s revival Oct. 2010

Dallas Observer: Best of Dallas – Best Backstage Sept. 2010

KERA Art & Seek: Resurrection of The Kessler Mar. 2010