Center Overview

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Mission

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.

Facts

  • The Lauderhill Performing Arts Center opened its doors on January 20, 2016.
  • The building is a LEED Silver Performing Arts structure.
  • The Lauderhill Performing Arts Center accommodates events for music, theater, dance, cinema, visual arts, education, conferences, workshops and other social gatherings.

Features

The Lauderhill Performing Arts Center has an 1,113-seat theater equipped with a Proscenium Stage and state of the art lighting and sound equipment. The facility also has a Multipurpose Room with stand-alone lighting and audio systems, a large Lobby available for rental events and a second floor outdoor Terrace overlooking the beautiful neighboring Central Broward Regional Park. The backstage support areas offer a Green Room, 6 well-equipped dressing rooms with modern makeup mirrors and private restrooms and showers.

Funding

Funding for this facility came from several sources: $5.8 million came from the City of Lauderhill’s voter approved General Obligation bond from 2005. A matching $5.8 million came from the Broward County Park Bond.