PARKER PLAYHOUSE

  • 707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
  • 954-764-1441
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One of Fort Lauderdale's oldest venues, this neoclassical playhouse presents concerts, dance, comedy and some of Broadway's biggest stars.
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  • Miles to Broward Convention Center: 4
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  • Ghost Light Society hosts Golden Age of Hollywood Soirée

    Oct 8 - 9, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-468-2681
    The Ghost Light Society will celebrate the historic Parker Playhouse’s 50th anniversary season during the Golden Age of Hollywood at their annual...
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  • Donovan: The Sunshine Superman 50th Anniversary Tour

    Sep 8 - 9, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Sixties rock and folk icon, poet and one of our most enduring singer-songwriters of our time joins us to celebrate his 50th year in the music business...
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  • Thunder from Down Under

    Sep 13 - 14, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    The PERFECT Girl's Night Outback! Australia's HOTTEST Export—Thunder From Down Under - hits an intimate Vegas stage every night of the week showing...
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  • Jake Shimabukuro

    Sep 14 - 15, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Experience mind-bending ukulele virtuosity with one of the top ukulele players on the planet whose talent has been compared to Hendrix, Van Halan and...
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  • Dariush

    Sep 17 - 18, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    His 2016 World Tour, has been selling out venues around the world, finally arriving to Fort Lauderdale, Saturday September 17 to perform another...
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  • Keb' Mo' Band

    Sep 22 - 23, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    From rustic Delta blues and folk-tinged ballads to complex, syncopated shuffles and scorching solos, the effortless versatility of this three-time...
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  • Peter Frampton

    Oct 5 - 6, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    If you feel like we do, you won’t want to miss this legendary rocker, guitarist and iconic 70s artist when he performs live. Famous for the...
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  • The Haitian Music Industry Awards

    Oct 15 - 16, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    The Haitian Music Industry Awards pays tribute to today's most influential and Iconic artist, along with many others who plays a major role in the...
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  • Mary Chapin Carpenter

    Oct 26 - 27, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Five-time Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter and Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee Mary Chapin Carpenter hits the road in 2016,...
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  • Trailer Park Boys: Ricky, Julian and Bubbles "The Still Drunk and High and Unemployed Tour"

    Oct 29 - 30, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    The cult hit Trailer Park Boys hits the stage of Parker Playhouse for a night of zany comedy about the misadventures of the residents living in Nova...
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  • Bianca Del Rio

    Nov 2 - 3, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    She’s the alter ego of the seasoned comic Roy Haylock and season 6 winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race . Famously described in The New York Times as “the...
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  • Ottmar Liebert & Luna Negra

    Nov 11 - 12, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Nouveau flamenco guitarist Ottmar Liebert is known worldwide for his innovative contemporary style. Incorporating rock, jazz and pop music influences,...
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  • Classic Albums Live: Prince "Purple Rain"

    Nov 19 - 20, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Purple Rain , the album that made Prince a superstar is one of the most exciting rock & roll albums ever recorded. More focused and ambitious than any...
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  • Kenny G: The Holiday Tour 2016

    Dec 1 - 2, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Take a joyous ride through the smooth sounds of jazz with the one-and-only Kenny G this holiday season! His first Christmas album, Miracles: The...
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  • Jillian Michaels

    Dec 6 - 7, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Do you want everything this wonderful world has to offer? You can have it—now. Jillian Michael, best known as a motivating wellness coach on NBC’s hit...
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  • A Peter White Christmas

    Dec 7 - 8, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Get in the holiday groove with jazz. Prolific acoustic guitarist Peter White, trumpet master Rick Braun and saxman Euge Groove will deck the halls...
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  • Arts Ballet Theatre: The Nutcracker

    Dec 15 - 17, 2016 - Recurring daily PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    The magic of the seasons comes to glorious life in this stunning production. Created by the world famous composer Tchaikovsky nearly 200 years ago,...
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  • Doktor Kaboom's "The Science of Santa!"

    Dec 19 - 20, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Is Santa actually the world’s greatest scientist? Doktor Kaboom says, “Yes!” Creatively blending theater arts and the wonders of scientific...
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  • The State Ballet of Russia: Cinderella

    Dec 29 - 30, 2016 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    The State Ballet Theater of Russia performs the enchanting story of wishes that really do come true. Set to the music of S. Prokofiev and inspired by...
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  • Jeanne Robertson

    Jan 14 - 15, 2017 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Humorist Jeanne Robertson has temporarily suspended her concert tour due to a series of health challenges. In December, she broke her femur, and in...
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  • The Five Irish Tenors

    Jan 15 - 16, 2017 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Ever since John McCormack’s haunting liquid voice began pouring out of Victrolas in the early 20th century, the Irish tenor has held a unique...
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  • Kathleen Madigan — Mermaid Lady Tour

    Jan 20 - 21, 2017 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Winner of the American Comedy Award for Best Female Comedian, Madigan has performed as a frequent guest on late night television to rave reviews. With...
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  • Step Afrika!

    Jan 25 - 26, 2017 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Get in step with Step Afrika! Step Afrika, ranked as one of the top ten African American dance companies in the United States, celebrates stepping—an...
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  • The Nile Project

    Jan 29 - 30, 2017 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Take a journey up and down Africa’s diverse Nile River basin through vibrant, joyful and original music that combines the traditions of 11 countries...
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  • Hypnotic Brass Ensemble

    Feb 3 - 4, 2017 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Hypnotic Brass Ensemble aka “The Bad Boys of Jazz” is a band of seven brothers from the south side of Chicago from an extraordinary musical family who...
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  • Arlo Guthrie

    Feb 4 - 5, 2017 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    The man made famous by the epic folk anthem “Alice’s Restaurant Massacree” returns to the Parker Playhouse to bring new energy to his enduring...
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  • MatheMagic! Starring Bradley Fields

    Feb 10 - 11, 2017 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Teaching the secrets behind some startling math tricks, MatheMagic!® features world-class magic illusionsand comedy by internationally renowned...
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  • The Summit: Manhattan Transfer Meets Take 6

    Feb 21 - 22, 2017 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    No ordinary double bill, this is a show that combines unexpected twists and turns to create a unique concert experience! Joining forces for the first...
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  • Ladysmith Black Mambazo

    Feb 22 - 23, 2017 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Winner of four Grammy Awards, Ladysmith Black Mambazo marries the intricate rhythms and harmonies of its native South African musical traditions with...
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  • Dennis DeYoung: The Music of Styx

    Feb 25 - 26, 2017 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    After an incredible performance to a full house in 2015, Dennis DeYoung, founding Styx member and lead singer, returns to perform all the hits of Styx...
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  • Russian National Ballet Theatre: Swan Lake

    Feb 26 - 27, 2017 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    Prepare to be mesmerized by the esteemed Russian National Ballet Theatre’s stunning rendition of Swan Lake , which the Washington Post boasts is a...
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  • The Stepcrew

    Mar 22 - 23, 2017 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    The StepCrew brings together the high energy of Celtic and Ottawa Valley step dancing, and the exhilaration of tap, along with world-class fiddlers...
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  • Buckwheat Zydeco and The Dirty Dozen Brass Band

    Mar 24 - 25, 2017 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    In this double-bill creole celebration, Buckwheat Zydeco and The Dirty Dozen Brass Band douse Fort Lauderdale in the musical flavors of NOLA. If you...
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  • Steve Trash: The Science of Ecology

    May 1 - 2, 2017 PARKER PLAYHOUSE
    707 N.E. 8th St.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2729
    954-462-0222
    This eco-empowering show with green entertainer Steve Trash, will have your children on the edge of their seats! Since 1984, Steve Trash has...
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