Arenas, Theaters, Playhouses
Miami’s AmericanAirlines Arena is an international, versatile venue in a vibrant waterfront setting that showcases world-class and sophisticated events. Located in Downtown Miami on the waterfront of Biscayne Bay, the Arena is positioned between the skyline of the city, the beautiful beaches and the nightlife of South Beach.
Located in the center of booming Downtown Miami and the Entertainment District, AmericanAirlines Arena hosts 80+ non-basketball events each year. Including A-list concerts, family shows, sporting events, National Conferences, and more.
The American Airlines Arena is a sports and entertainment arena located in Downtown Miami, Florida along Biscayne Bay. It was constructed beginning in 1998 as a replacement for the Miami Arena and designed by the architecture firms Arquitectonica and 360 Architecture.
THE CENTER OF IT ALL
From Florida Panthers Hockey to the hottest shows, we are South Florida’s hub for Sports and Entertainment.
The BB&T Center is a state-of-the-art showcase that is home to the Florida Panthers Hockey Club and host to exciting events such as concerts, family shows, and other major touring acts.
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 700,000 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.
Delray Beach, Florida 33444
Since its inception in 1947, the Playhouse has successfully united professional-caliber theatre with solid community involvement – an unusual marriage that continues to work. Back in the late Forties, when this area of Florida was usually referred to as “a cultural wasteland,” a group of Delray residents got together to bring theatre into their lives.
They, with the help of their friends, started what is today considered one of the outstanding community theatres in the U.S.
777 Glades Road, Boca Raton, FL 33431
If you love new work in American theatre, now there is Theatre Lab,the professional resident company of Florida Atlantic University.
Established in 2015 on the Boca Raton campus, Theatre Lab is the professional resident company of Florida Atlantic University.
Housed on the Boca Raton campus in its intimate 99-seat Heckscher Stage theatre space, Theatre Lab’s mission to “inspire, develop, and produce new work, audiences, and artists” engages the South Florida community with world-class professional theatre performances, workshops, and conversations with leading playwrights and theatre artists. Our commitment to make great theatre accessible for everyone by providing our audience and community with an in-depth understanding of every aspect of new play development is highlighted by our dynamic programming each season.
Theatre Lab will present four full productions -a three-play MainStage Series including a regional and a world premiere and a Heckscher Theatre for Families production- along with its acclaimed Playwright’s Forum and Masterclass series, and the annual New Play Festival.
701 Okeechobee Boulevard
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
performing arts for approximately 2.3 million schoolchildren.
The Kravis Center’s Mission is to enhance the quality of life in Palm Beach County by:
Presenting a diverse schedule of national and international artists and companies of the highest quality
Offering comprehensive arts education programs
Providing a Palm Beach County home for local and regional arts organizations in which to showcase their work
Providing economic catalyst and community leadership in West Palm Beach, supporting efforts to increase travel and tourism to Palm Beach County
The Kravis Center regularly provides a Palm Beach County venue for the following area arts organizations in which to showcase their work: Alexander W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts, Miami City Ballet, Palm Beach Opera, Palm Beach Symphony, MNM Productions and Young Singers of the Palm Beaches.
The mission of the Lauderhill Performing Arts Center is to provide diverse, quality performing arts programming to the City of Lauderhill and its neighboring communities; to serve as a hub for community involvement, engagement and artistic expression; and, to be an influence for positive economic growth and development for our neighbors.
Located in the Central Broward Regional Park, the building is a LEED Silver Performing Arts structure. The Lauderhill Performing Arts Center accommodates events for music, theater, dance, cinema, visual arts, and more.
Boca Raton, FL 33431
The Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center is an intimate and elegant performing arts center on Lynn University’s campus providing an ideal venue for South Florida’s rich cultural community.
The Wold is available to rent for corporate events, large meetings, conferences and performances. The facility features:
Wold Theatre with seating for 750 guests; flexible stage space well-suited for dramatic productions, concerts and other cultural events; superb acoustics; and a modern lighting system
Schmidt Family Studio, a black box space, for smaller or more avant-garde productions
The Christine E. Lynn Salon, a bright space off the lobby for receptions and small gatherings.
A bright, spacious, elegant lobby with ornate chandeliers reminiscent of Lincoln Center
Concession stand for light snacks, soft drinks and alcoholic beverages on request
Dedicated in spring 2010, the Wold Performing Arts Center is home to live theatrical performances by the university’s theater arts program and professional Live at Lynn series, Conservatory of Music concerts and other university-hosted events.
Construction was funded by generous gifts from Elaine Johnson Wold and on behalf of her late husband Keith, along with contributions from individual donors. Mrs. Wold and her family committed $9.3 million for construction of the theater that now bears their names.
The Maltz Jupiter Theatre is a professional not-for-profit regional theatre dedicated to the performing arts whose mission is to entertain, educate and inspire our community.
The not-for-profit Maltz Jupiter Theatre has become one of Florida’s preeminent professional theatres, committed to performance, production and education through its collaborations with local and national artists. The state’s largest award-winning regional theatre, the Theatre’s performances have drawn rave reviews from media outlets across the world.
Once one of the most renowned cultural centers in South Florida, the Burt Reynolds Dinner Theater operated as a local landmark and arts institution from 1979 to 1996. Founded, built and operated by Burt Reynolds, the $2 million Burt Reynolds Dinner Theatre originally broke ground in May 1978 and gained success and fame from its inception. More celebrities performed on its stage than any other arts venue in Palm Beach County at that time, including such stars as Martin Sheen, Sarah Jessica Parker, Julie Harris and Judd Nelson.
Sally Field, Tyne Daly and Gail Strickland opened the theater’s first season with “Vanities” in January 1979. Other stars who performed on its stage over the next decade included Carol Burnett, Charles Nelson Reilly Farrah Fawcett, Eartha Kitt, Shelley Berman, Ned Beatty, Vincent Gardenia, Deborah Raffin, Kirstie Alley, Elliott Gould, Robert Hays, Marilu Henner, Alice Ghostley, Ossie Davis and Robert Urich. The country’s top box-office draw at the movies from 1978 to 1982, Reynolds performed in three of the theater’s 116 shows and frequently directed.
The building (eventually renamed the Burt Reynolds Jupiter Theatre) also housed the Burt Reynolds Institute for Theatre Training, where more than 100 apprentices took classes from stars such as Liza Minnelli, Sheen, Reilly, DeLuise and Reynolds. In its first decade of operation, the theater won 18 Carbonell Awards from the South Florida Entertainment Writers’ Association, and Reynolds also earned the Outstanding Achievement in the Arts award in 1982 for establishing the Institute.
The Mizner Park Amphitheater, a state-of- the-art outdoor amphitheater, colonnade and concert green which accommodates 4,200 people, opened in November 2002. In October of 2010, the City of Boca Raton took over the operations and ownership of the amphitheater.
The facility serves as a social, cultural and educational center for South County residents and draws audiences from throughout South Florida. Since its inaugural year, the amphitheater has entertained more than one million people.
Programming at the amphitheater includes a variety of community events, city events, and commercial concerts.