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Cullen Performance Hall on University of Houston Campus

Cullen Performance Hall is the perfect venue for concerts, lectures, comedy and more and is located on the campus of the University of Houston in Houston, Texas. The hall, which is the eastern half of the E. Cullen Administration Building, was named in honor of Ezekiel W. Cullen, a former congressman for the Republic of Texas. The facility seats 1,612, and hosts music, opera, dance, theatrical events, and public lectures. Opening in 1950, the facility was designed by Alfred C. Finn.

Cullen Performance Hall is available for rent and will/may co-promote on events.

Ticketed Events Capacity:
Permanent Seating: 1,536
Available Pit: 65
Ticketing: Ticketmaster
Phone sales: (713) GOCOOGS
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Entertain Houston Box Office Information:
Entertain Houston Box Office has moved and will be operating out of the Entertain Houston front office located inside the VIP Entrance of TDECU Stadium on Cougar Place Blvd near Cullen Blvd.
Phone: 832-842-3156
Email: HoustonTix@EntertainHouston.com

Cullen Performance Hall is located on the UH Main Campus near the UH Hilton Hotel and the UH Student Center at:
4800 Calhoun
Houston, TX 77204

Welcome Center Garage is located at:
University of Houston Welcome Center
4400 University Dr.
Houston, TX 77204







Venue information downloads:
Driving Directions
Parking Information
Venue Information Sheet
Stage Dimensions
Stage Plot
Tech Pack
Booking Request Form
Seating Chart – Color
Seating Chart – Black and White

For Booking Information:
Jeff Kossow, Executive Director
(832) 842-3100

Assistant Director of Booking:
Robert Guillen
(832) 842-3120

Associate Director of Event Operations:
Darius Dunn
(832) 842-3102

Marketing Manager:
Lauren Stacks
(713) 743-6265

Production Manager:
Sean K. Peel
(832) 842-3117

General Manager:
Valerie Roux
(832) 842-3129

Catering Services:
Ashley Hong
(832) 842-3116

Area Population Information

University of Houston
Undergraduate Students 30,400
Post-Graduate Students 9,000
Student Organizations 500+

Houston MSA/Regional
Population of 5.9 million
40% of the market identified as white
17% as black or African American
35% as Hispanic
7% as Other

Time to Next Major Metro Area:
Austin – 2.5 Hours
San Antonio – 3.5 Hours
Dallas – 4 Hours
New Orleans, LA – 5.0 Hours

Media Information


92.9 KKBQ (Country) thenew93q.com

94.5 KTBZ (Alternative) thebuzz.com
97.9 KBXX (Hip Hop) theboxhouston.com
99.1 KODA (Easy List) sunny99.com
102.1-KMJQ (UrbanAC) myhoustonmajic.com
102.9 KLTN (Hispanic)1029houston.univision.com
104.1 KRBE (Top 40) krbe.com
106.9 KGLK-FM (Classic Rock) houstonseagle.com

Cable and Satelite Companies:

Broadcast TV:

Major Daily: Houston Chronicle – chron.com
U of H College Daily: The Daily Cougar
Weekly – Houston Press
Monthly: Texas Monthly – texasmonthly.com

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(832) 842-3100http://www.uh.edu/cph