BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

201 SW 5 Ave Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
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BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

If it’s that special group function before the curtain goes up, a memorable wedding or party with friends, or a corporate retreat that focuses on the business at hand, the Broward Center for the Performing Arts extends the same fantastic experience you’ve come to enjoy from our stages to your catered event. Whether a meeting for 20 or a sit-down dinner for 350, we can design a custom menu to meet your needs and budget, all with the ambience of the beautiful New River as your spectacular backdrop. For more information call our catering department at 954-468-3337, or email us at catering@browardcenter.org and book your function today.

General
  • Miles to Broward Convention Center: 4.00
Hotel Amenities
  • Meeting Facilities on site
  • Outdoor Event Venues
driving directions
  • Driving Directions: I-95 exit E. Broward Blvd., turn south onto S.W. Fifth Ave. Parking garage is on the right.

Alvin Ailey - American Dance Theater

February 19-22, 2015
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BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Electrifying. Joyful. Powerful. There is no end to the list of superlatives one can use to try and describe the ...more

Arturo Sandoval & the South Florida Jazz Orchestra

February 13, 2015
7:45pm
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Jazz concert: Enjoy "An Evening with Arturo Sandoval" as Sandoval performs with the South Florida Jazz ...more

Audra McDonald

January 8, 2015
8 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Broadway legend Audra McDonald made history when she scored a sixth Tony Award--more than any other actress--for her ...more

Bill Charlap Trio

December 10, 2014
7:45pm
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Jazz concert of American popular song featuring the Bill Charlap Trio. One of the world’s premier jazz pianists, ...more

Bill Charlap Trio

December 10, 2014
7:45pm
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
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Jazz concert featuring the renowned jazz pianist Bill Charlap and his trio. more

Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra

February 9, 2015
8 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Come see "America's Orchestra" and enjoy the delightful range of the world's first and most famous Pops ...more

Boz Scaggs

April 13, 2015
7:30 Pm
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Boz Scaggs is the consummate musical seeker and a man of sizable talent as a singer, songwriter and guitarist. His ...more

Cesar Millan Live

March 27, 2015
8 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Calling all dog lovers and pack leaders! See the star of NatGeo WILD's new series Cesar 911 and the original host of ...more

Chris Botti

April 14, 2015
8 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
A Broward Center favorite, Grammy Award-winning trumpeter Chris Botti returns to perform his innovative sound that has ...more

Chugginton Live!

June 20, 2015
2 PM & 5 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Traintastic adventures await when you ride the rails to the exciting world of CHUGGINGTON! In this new musical, based ...more

Cincinnati Pops Orchestra "Holiday Pops"

December 8, 2014
8 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
When music director John Morris Russell talks about the Cincinnati Pops, which he calls "the finest pops ...more

Dancing Pros Live

February 15, 2015
7 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
For the first time together on stage, see professional dancers from "Dancing with the Stars," "So You ...more

David Bromberg Quintet

January 24, 2015
7:30 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Grammy®-nominated guitarist and fiddler who moves across musical genres as easily as he slides up the frets of ...more

Dennis DeYoung & The Music of STYX with Rock Symphony

February 17, 2015
7:30 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Hear the greatest hits of Styx like you've never heard them before as Dennis DeYoung, founding member and lead singer, ...more

Dr. Lonnie Smith Trio - The Mighty B3

April 8, 2015
7:45pm
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Jazz concert featuring the Lonnie Smith Trio. Dr. Lonnie Smith is an unparalleled musician, composer, performer and ...more

Fully Committed

January 8, 2015-February 1, 2015
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BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
"Immensely entertaining, a richly comic affirmation of everything I've ever heard, or suspected, about the bad ...more

Itzhak Perlman

March 23, 2015
8 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
It has been 50 years since a young violin prodigy named Itzhak Perlman won the prestigious Levintritt Competition and ...more

Jackie Evancho

March 29, 2015
7 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
One of the world's youngest sopranos, superstar Jackie Evancho of Americas Got Talent fame performs her classical ...more

Janis Siegel & Shelly Berg Trio "Jazz Meets Broadway"

January 14, 2015
7:45pm
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Jazz concert featuring Janis Siegel and the Shelly Berg Trio. The incomparable Shelly Berg and The Manhattan Transfer ...more

John Mellencamp: Plain Spoken Tour

March 17, 2015
7:30 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
"The Voice of the Heartland" will play 80 shows including multiple dates in the artist's hometown of ...more

Jonathan Biss

January 16, 2015
8 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
How can you not love a performer who writes, "If I ever stop finding music challenging and life-altering, I'll ...more

Kathy Griffin

April 25, 2015
8 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Whether she's tearing up stars on the red carpet, making Anderson Cooper blush on CNN or keeping fans doubled over ...more

Michael Kaeshammer Trio

March 13, 2015
7:45pm
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Jazz concert featuring Canadian jazz artist, Michael Kaeshammer, who has “piano technique to burn, and has an ...more

Mike Longo & the Gold Coast Jazz Society Band

May 13, 2015
7:45pm
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Jazz concert by the Gold Coast Jazz Society Band with special guest, Mike Longo. Jazz pianist, composer and arranger ...more

Motown

February 24, 2015-March 8, 2015
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BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
It began as one man's story... became everyone's music... and is now Broadway's musical. MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the ...more

Mystical Arts of Tibet

November 29, 2014
7:30 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Don't miss the opportunity to experience the famed Loseling monks in a performance that features their renowned ...more

Paul Anka

March 9, 2015
8 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Singer, songwriter, and actor, Paul Anka became famous in the late 1950s, 60s, and 70s with hit songs like ...more

Potted Potter

January 27, 2015-February 1, 2015
7:30 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
A Critic's Pick by the New York Times, New York Magazine and Time Out London, Potted Potter: The Unauthorized Harry ...more

Roberta Flack

April 24, 2015
8 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
With her unmistakable voice and unforgettable string of chart-topping hits, including "The First Time Ever I Saw ...more

Seraphic Fire performs Handel's "Messiah"

December 19, 2014
8 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
From chart-topping recordings to eclectic performances praised by the Miami Herald for its "consistent polish and ...more

Stars of David

December 23, 2014-January 4, 2015
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BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
A funny and captivating new musical revue, based on the best-selling book by Abigail Pogrebin, celebrates the lives of ...more

Tango Buenos Aires: Song of Eva Peron

March 24, 2015
8 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Tango Buenos Aires, one of Argentina's greatest cultural treasures, is known throughout the world as the most ...more

The Australian Bee Gees Show

March 27, 2015
8 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
You'll do some "Jive Talkin" and feel the "Night Fever" when you experience this live celebration ...more

The Lion King

January 7, 2015-February 1, 2015
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BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Experience the phenomenon. The most eagerly awaited stage production ever will leap onto the Au-Rene Theatre stage. ...more

The Second City Hits Home

January 23, 2015
7:30 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Fort Lauderdale gets in on the laughter when the worlds #1 name in comedy comes to town! The Second City takes on all ...more

Tom Paxton and Janice Ian

April 11, 2015
7:30 PM
BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Performing together on their final tour, two of America's greatest singer-songwriters share the stage for an ...more

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception
Abdo Rew River Room 74 X 54   27         250     125     200     250  
Einstein Room 36 X 18   15             65     50     75  
Amaturo Theatre 40 X 40   50         590             150  
Au-Rene Theatre 55 X 50   90         2688     2688     200     900  
Parker Playhouse 39 X 46   45         1167     1167         75  
Rose and Alfred Miniaci Performing Arts Center X