Broward Center for the Performing Arts


Administrative Address

201 Sw 5th Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33312
Admin Phone: 954-468-3295


AuRene Theater
Capacity: 2687
Amaturo Theatre
Capacity: 590
New River Room
Capacity: approx. 200, varies with config.
Parker Playhouse
Capacity: 1147


Jill Kratish
(Director of Programming)
Jennifer Sierra-Grobbelaar
(Director of Marketing)


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.