BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

  • 201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
  • 954-468-3337
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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.
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General
  • Miles to Broward Convention Center: 4
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driving directions
  • Driving Directions: I-95 exit E. Broward Blvd., turn south onto S.W. Fifth Ave. Parking garage is on the right.
Meeting Facilities
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Meeting Rooms
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  • Number of Rooms 2
  • Hotel Rooms 0
  • Largest Room 0
  • Total Sq. Ft. 3000
  • Exhibits 0
  • Reception Capacity 0
  • Theatre Capacity 0
  • Villas 0
  • Banquet Capacity 0
  • Booths 0
  • Suites 0
  • Classroom Capacity 0
Abdo Rew River Room
  • Width: 74
  • Length: 54
  • Height: 27
  • Theater Capacity: 250
  • Classroom Capacity: 125
  • Banquet Capacity: 200
  • Reception Capacity: 250
Einstein Room
  • Width: 36
  • Length: 18
  • Height: 15
  • Classroom Capacity: 65
  • Banquet Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 75
Amaturo Theatre
  • Width: 40
  • Length: 40
  • Height: 50
  • Theater Capacity: 590
  • Reception Capacity: 150
Au-Rene Theatre
  • Width: 55
  • Length: 50
  • Height: 90
  • Theater Capacity: 2688
  • Classroom Capacity: 2688
  • Banquet Capacity: 200
  • Reception Capacity: 900
Parker Playhouse
  • Width: 39
  • Length: 46
  • Height: 45
  • Theater Capacity: 1167
  • Classroom Capacity: 1167
  • Reception Capacity: 75
Rose and Alfred Miniaci Performing Arts Center
Events
  • The Book of Mormon

    Jan 26 - Feb 8, 2016 - Recurring daily BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Hailed by the New York Times as "The Best Musical of this Century" and the winner of nine Tony Awards, The Book of Mormon is the Blockbuster Broadway...
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  • Ed Calle Big Band: Latin with a Jazz Twist

    Mar 9 - 10, 2016 201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    The Gold Coast Jazz Society presents saxophonist, Ed Callé. Callé is known for his extraordinary ability to play bebop, Latin and contemporary jazz,...
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  • Bria Skonberg Quartet

    Apr 13 - 14, 2016 201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    The Gold Coast Jazz Society presents a jazz concert featuring the Bria Skonberg Quartet in a concert featuring the music of Louis Armstrong, Anita...
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  • Giacomo Gates & Gold Coast Jazz Society Band Trio

    May 11 - 12, 2016 201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    The Gold Coast Jazz Society presents Giacomo Gates and members of the GCJS Band, under the direction of Martin Hand, Music Director. They will join...
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  • James Carville to speak at 2016 Broward College Speaker Series

    Apr 6 - 7, 2016 201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
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    Renowned and Provocative Political Strategist and Political Commentator, James Carville, to speak at 2015-2016 Broward College Speaker Series The...
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  • Pinkalicious The Musical

    Feb 6 - 7, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Pinkalicious, from the wildly popular book series by Victoria Kahn, is brought to life in in this perfectly pink musical! Pinkalicious can’t stop...
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  • Casablanca

    Feb 5 - 7, 2016 - Recurring daily BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    From the infamous Mercury Theatre on the Air broadcasts of the 1930s (think Orson Wells and “The War of the Worlds”) to the modern day enjoyment of A...
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  • Romance/Romance

    Feb 11 - Mar 7, 2016 - Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Feisty, frothy and fun, two one-act musicals reveal how danger and illusion can spark the fiery flames of attraction. From a delightful romp to elude...
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  • Crystal Bowersox

    Feb 11 - 12, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Crystal's emotive folk-rock-country style has been catapulted from the cramped coffeehouses and cavernous subway tunnels of Chicago to millions of...
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  • The Lion Hero

    Feb 12 - 13, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    "The Lion Hero" is a tribute to the classic story of The Lion King, that has been adapted by Heroes of Hip Hop. The show incorporates acting and...
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  • Night of Broadway Stars

    Feb 13 - 14, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Classic love songs from Broadway – ranging from the Phantom of the Opera’s “All I Ask of You” to Wicked’s “As Long as You’re Mine” – come to the...
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  • The James Hunter Six

    Feb 14 - 15, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Celebrate Valentine’s Day with the rugged-soul sound of The James Hunter Six. Bringing a horn-fueled blast of the Deep South to the Broward Center,...
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  • Improvised Shakespeare Company

    Feb 19 - 20, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Utilizing improvisation and comedy, The Improvised Shakespeare Company has developed a unique and interactive approach to deepen students'...
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  • Improvised Shakespeare Company

    Feb 19 - 20, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Utilizing improvisation and comedy, The Improvised Shakespeare Company has developed a unique and interactive approach to deepen students'...
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  • Chris Mann

    Feb 19 - 20, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    The Voice season two breakout star Chis Mann performs for one night in the intimate Amaturo Theater. Savor classical-crossover favorites with Mann’s...
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  • Improvised Shakespeare Company

    Feb 20 - 21, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    You’ll laugh your arse off with the renowned The Improvised Shakespeare Company. Based on an audience-suggested title, the merry band of players...
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  • Program Three

    Feb 20 - 22, 2016 - Recurring daily BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Alluding to the cyclical nature of life, Justin Peck’s acclaimed Year of the Rabbit channels diverse encounters through the corps de ballet in a...
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  • South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble: Youth Pride Band Season 5

    Feb 21 - 22, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    The Youth Pride Band will perform works from Johan DeMeij. This concert will take you on an adventure as the ensemble plays famous pieces, like "Lord...
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  • South Florida Symphony: 1001 Nights

    Feb 24 - 25, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Scheherazade is considered Rimsky-Korsakov's most popular work and was inspired by the Middle Easter and Indian tales known as, "The Thousand and One...
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  • Josh Groban

    Feb 27 - 28, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Multi-platinum recording artist and global pop star Josh Groban makes his first appearance at the Broward Center, treating fans to a unique experience...
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  • Claudio Martinez Mehner

    Feb 28 - 29, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Miami International Piano Festival presents the 2016 Master Series: A Tribute to the Three B’s—the Greatest Composers in Music History—Bach, Beethoven...
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  • Nick Van Bloss

    Feb 29 - Mar 1, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Miami International Piano Festival presents the 2016 Master Series: A Tribute to the Three B’s- the Greatest Composers in Music History- Bach,...
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  • Walter Ponce & Gary Levinson

    Mar 1 - 2, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Miami International Piano Festival presents the 2016 Master Series: A Tribute to the Three B’s- the Greatest Composers in Music History- Bach,...
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  • Kinky Boots

    Mar 1 - 14, 2016 - Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-610-9100
    KINKY BOOTS is Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit! With songs by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical...
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  • Men are from Mars – Women are from Venus LIVE!

    Mar 2 - 7, 2016 - Recurring daily BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Men are from Mars – Women are from Venus LIVE! is more than just the book. This hysterical one-man fusion of theatre and stand-up starring Peter Story...
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  • Gold Coast Jazz: Ed Callé Big Band

    Mar 9 - 10, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Saxophonist, Ed Callé has been dazzling South Florida audiences for over 25 years with his fiery tenor sound. An artist and entertainer, he has an...
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  • Medea

    Mar 11 - 28, 2016 - Recurring weekly on Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Outré Theatre turns its attention to the ancient story of a woman with nothing left to lose, Euripides' tragedy Medea. Reimagined in a modern context,...
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  • Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida: Coppelia

    Mar 12 - 14, 2016 - Recurring daily BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida will premiere its own version of "Coppelia" in March of 2016 with music by Leo Delibes and choreography by Vladimir...
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  • Tony Bennett

    Mar 15 - 16, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    The incomparable Tony Bennett returns to the Broward Center stage. Don’t miss your chance to see this unmatched musical living legend for one night...
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  • Spring Awakening

    Mar 17 - Apr 4, 2016 - Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    The winner of eight Tony Awards including Best Musical, Spring Awakening explores the poignant journey of a group of German students in the 19th...
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  • Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood: Two Man Group

    Mar 18 - 19, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Armed with nothing more than their incredibly sharp wits, comedians Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood take to the live stage to create hilarious and...
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  • Deepak Chopra: The Future of Well Being

    Mar 19 - 20, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Bestselling author, physician and world renowned mind-body healing pioneer comes to the Broward Center. Time magazine heralds Deepak Chopra as one of...
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  • Emanuel Ax

    Mar 22 - 23, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    A powerful innovator meets a brilliant interpreter on the stage when Ludwig van Beethoven and Emanuel Ax connect for an exciting evening of great...
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  • Don Rickles

    Mar 26 - 27, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    There is no one like funnyman Don Rickles. You may know him for his hilarious stand-up and signature rapid-fire insults, his many Tonight Show...
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  • Kathy Griffin

    Mar 31 - Apr 1, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    She brought the house down in 2015. And she’s back for more! Whether she's tearing up stars on the red carpet, making Anderson Cooper blush on CNN or...
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  • Morgan Heritage with Maxi Priest and Junior Marvin's Wailers

    Apr 2 - 3, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Move and groove to the island beat with three of reggae’s hottest acts! Celebrate culture and the power of family with the Grammy Award-nominated...
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  • Carbonell Awards

    Apr 4 - 5, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    South Florida's answer to the Tony Awards and a highlight of each arts season, the 40th Annual Carbonell Awards pays tribute to the very best...
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  • South Florida Symphony: Spring is in the Air

    Apr 5 - 6, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Brahms Symphony no. 4 contains some of the darkest and deepest music in the 19th century and is a staple in all concert halls. Aaron Copland's...
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  • Pilobolus

    Apr 8 - 10, 2016 - Recurring daily BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Imagine a visual sculpture of human bodies or a configuration of dancers so entangled you can't count them. For more than four decades, the Pilobolus...
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  • A Midsummer Night's Dream

    Apr 9 - 11, 2016 - Recurring daily BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Ballet meets world-class visual art and groundbreaking dramaturgy. As a celebration of our landmark 30th anniversary season, MCB will present an...
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  • Dirty Dancing

    Apr 12 - 25, 2016 - Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    DIRTY DANCING – THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE is an unprecedented live experience, exploding with heart-pounding music, passionate romance and...
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  • Symphony of the Americas: Joaquín Achúcarro, Pianist

    Apr 12 - 13, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Acclaimed Spanish pianist awarded Premio Nacional de Música, & knighted by King Juan Carlos with the Gold Medal of Fine Arts, Joaquín Achúcarro...
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  • Rita Wilson

    Apr 14 - 15, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Yes, THAT Rita Wilson! The famous actress and producer is also “an unpretentious singer with a sweet, steady voice…of plaintive, unvarnished...
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  • Steve Hackett: Acolyte to Wolflight - Genesis Revisited

    Apr 14 - 15, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Steve Hackett fans get ready! The former Genesis guitarist returns to the Parker Playhouse for an encore performance following his unforgettable 2014...
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  • Amy Helm & The Handsome Strangers

    Apr 15 - 16, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    The daughter of music legend Levon Helm and singer/songwriter Libby Titus Fagen, Helm wields an incredible voice that can both stir and soothe,...
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  • Goblin Market

    Apr 15 - 18, 2016 - Recurring daily BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Outré Theatre brings back its signature concert series with Goblin Market, adapted by Polly Pen and Peggy Harmon from the poem by Christina Rossetti....
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  • Behind The Lens: An Evening With Henry Diltz And Pattie Boyd

    Apr 16 - 17, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    This multi-media event features the iconic work and amazing stories of acclaimed music photographer Henry Diltz and ’60s “It Girl” Pattie Boyd....
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  • Florence K

    Apr 16 - 17, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    One of Montreal’s most celebrated singer-songwriters comes to the intimate Porter Riverview Ballroom for a powerful and intriguing performance. With...
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  • Peter Bisuito in My Big Funny Peter

    Apr 23 - 24, 2016 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    As seen on Oprah, internationally known comedian, Peter Bisuito (aka: My Big Funny Peter) is bringing his comedy stylings to Fort Lauderdale in this...
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