BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

  • 201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
  • 954-468-3337
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The Broward Center for the Performing Arts is the destination of choice in South Florida for spectacular entertainment. Ranking among the top ten most-visited theaters in the world, the Center presents more than 700 performances each year to more than 600,000 patrons. Overlooking the New River in downtown Fort Lauderdale, this premier performing arts venue hosts Broadway musicals, operas, ballets, concerts, plays, multi-cultural performances, lectures, workshops and educational events; and it offers one of the largest arts-in-education programs in the United States, serving more than 150,000 students annually.
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General
  • Miles to Broward Convention Center: 4
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
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
Facility Info
  • Number of Rooms 2
  • Total Sq. Ft. 3000
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
  • Are You My Mother?

    Apr 23 - 24, 2018 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    At long last, Baby Bird emerges from her shell and expects to be greeted by her mother’s song. But her mother is not there. Where is she? Why isn’t...
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  • 10,000 Maniacs

    Apr 26 - 27, 2018 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    One of the most critically acclaimed bands of the last three decades, 10,000 Maniacs helped define college rock, became part of the first wave of...
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  • Miami City Ballet: Program Four

    Apr 28 - 30, 2018 - Recurring daily BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Apollo Apollo, George Balanchine’s first great masterwork, literally transformed the art of 20th-century ballet. With its neoclassical approach to...
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  • Chameleon Musicians presents Brahms

    Apr 29 - 30, 2018 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Music by Brahms for violin/viola cello and piano, featuring the stellar violist of the Amernet Quartet, Michael Klotz, on both violin and viola...
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  • The Ugly Duckling

    May 1 - 2, 2018 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    "Duck, Duck, Sing and Dance!" Using imagination and exploration, students learn how to tell a story and make it come alive through theater activities....
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  • The Ugly Duckling

    May 2 - 3, 2018 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Hans Christian Andersen's 200-plus-year-old classic tale The Ugly Duckling comes to the stage as a brand new musical. Born different from the other...
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  • Bubble Guppies Live: Ready to Rock

    May 5 - 6, 2018 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Put on your water-wings and jump into a swimsational adventure! The Bubble Guppies are getting ready to rock n’ roll with some totally fin-tastic...
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  • Jersey Boys

    May 8 - 21, 2018 - Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    “TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE!” raves the New York Post for JERSEY BOYS , the 2006 Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award®-winning Best Musical about Rock and Roll...
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  • Gold Coast Jazz Society Band & Friends

    May 9 - 10, 2018 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Lena Burke, Debbie Orta, Wendy Pedersen and Nicole Yarling join members of the Gold Coast Jazz Society Band under the direction of Martin Hand for an...
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  • Gold Coast Jazz Society Band & Friends

    May 9 - 10, 2018 954-462-0222
    An evening of jazz presented by the Gold Coast Jazz Society honoring jazz greatest ladies. The concert will feature jazz vocalists Debbie Orta, Wendy...
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  • Marc Cohn

    May 10 - 11, 2018 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    GrammyAward-winner Marc Cohn ("Walking in Memphis", "Silver Thunderbird", "True Companion") is a natural storyteller balancing the exuberant with the...
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  • Peppa Pig Live!

    May 23 - 24, 2018 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Peppa Pig, the #1 Family show of 2016, is back with an action-packed live show featuring your favorite characters as life size puppets and costume...
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  • South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble: Cartoon Classics

    Jun 9 - 10, 2018 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    The South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble presents: “Cartoon Classics” on June 9th in the Amaturo Theatre of the Broward Center for the Performing Arts....
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  • President Bill Clinton and James Patterson

    Jun 12 - 13, 2018 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    The President is Missing, by President Bill Clinton and the world’s bestselling author James Patterson, marks the first time a President has...
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  • Rock of Ages

    Jun 14 - Jul 2, 2018 - Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    In 1987 on the Sunset Strip, a small-town girl met a big city rocker and in LA's most famous rock club they fell in love to the greatest songs of the...
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  • The Illusionists

    Jun 19 - 25, 2018 - Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    A mind-blowing spectacular showcasing the jaw-dropping talents of seven of the most incredible illusionists on earth.
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  • Dan and Phil 2018 World Tour

    Jul 8 - 9, 2018 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    A theatrical stage show with hilarious anecdotes, sketches, lots of audience interaction we'll probably regret, a loose story tying it all together...
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  • Paw Patrol Live! The Great Pirate Adventure

    Jul 28 - 30, 2018 - Recurring daily BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW Fifth Ave.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    X barks the spot in the new tour PAW Patrol Live! The Great Pirate Adventure! It's Pirate Day inAdventure Bay, and Mayor Goodway is getting ready for...
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