BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

  • 201 SW 5 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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  • Miles to Broward Convention Center: 4
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  • 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
  • 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
  • Aida

    Apr 20 - May 8, 2017 - Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Winner of four 2000 Tony Awards, Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida is a musical bursting with contemporary energy chronicling the love triangle between...
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  • Matilda The Musical

    Apr 25 - May 8, 2017 - 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
    TIME Magazine’s #1 Show of the Year! Winner of 50 international awards, including four Tony Awards®, MATILDA THE MUSICAL is the story of an...
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  • Havana Hop!

    May 1 - 2, 2017 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    "Hop and Bop" Using their imaginations, students make music come to life through body movement and creative drama.
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  • Havana Hop!

    May 1 - 2, 2017 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    What if you were invited to dance for the president? You’d want it to be the best dance ever. Come meet Yelia who visits her grandmother in Cuba to...
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  • Godspell

    May 5 - 8, 2017 - Recurring daily BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    A modern day re-telling of the Gospel of St. Matthew, Godspell vibrantly comes to life through song, dance and playful storytelling. Composed by...
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  • Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile

    May 6 - 7, 2017 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Splish, Splash! Bath time will never be the same after the audience meets Lyle the lovable crocodile who turns up in a bathtub in a New York City...
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  • Gold Coast Jazz: Johnny Rogers, David Pruyn & S. Florida Jazz Orchestra

    May 10 - 11, 2017 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Ol’ Blues Eyes Meets The Velvet Fog Continuing the celebration of Frank Sinatra’s 100th year, jazz vocalist Johnny Rogers joins forces with vocalist...
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  • Florida Grand Opera: A Masked Ball

    May 11 - 14, 2017 - Recurring weekly on Thursday, Saturday BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Riccardo, the young and popular king, is planning a masked ball. His secretary and close friend Renato has become aware of conspirators who want...
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  • Steel Magnolias

    May 13 - 15, 2017 - Recurring daily BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Over the buzz of blow dryers, six southern spitfires gather each week at Truvy's beauty shop to gossip and support each other through thick and thin....
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  • Arts Ballet Theatre: Spring Gala

    May 14 - 15, 2017 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    A performance that without a doubt will crown the conclusion of another season of triumphs where Issaev will put on stage pieces of classic and...
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  • Mamma Mia!

    May 19 - 22, 2017 - Recurring daily BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    A mother. A daughter. 3 possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you’ll never forget! Over 50 million people all around the world have fallen in love...
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  • Idina Menzel

    May 24 - 25, 2017 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Tony Award-winner and Broadway icon Idina Menzel takes the Au-Rene stage for one night only! Menzel first reached stardom on Broadway in her...
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  • Israeli Dance Festival: Hope

    May 28 - 29, 2017 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Festival Yachad will feature more than 500 young dancers on stage with local groups and invited companies from Mexico, Brazil, Panama and Israel,...
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  • Dave Mason: Alone Together Again

    Jun 9 - 10, 2017 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    Join Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and co-founder of the legendary band Traffic, Dave Mason, as he revisits his classic 1970 solo masterpiece Alone...
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  • South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble: Celebration

    Jun 10 - 11, 2017 BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    The Pride Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, and Steel Drum Band will take the stage in the Amaturo Theater as they celebrate the contribution of gay and...
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  • Finding Neverland

    Jun 13 - 26, 2017 - 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
    FINDING NEVERLAND is Broadway’s biggest new hit and the winner of Broadway.com's Audience Choice Award for BEST MUSICAL! This breathtaking smash...
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  • Paw Patrol Live!

    Jul 22 - 24, 2017 - Recurring daily BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    201 SW 5 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-462-0222
    PAW Patrol is on a roll with the first-ever live tour! It's the day of the Great Race between Adventure Bay’s Mayor Goodway and Foggy Bottom’s Mayor...
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