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445 S Magnolia Ave, Orlando, FL 32801

The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts is a world-class performing arts center that offers an array of programming for all ages. The center is home to the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, The Florida Orchestra and the Orlando Ballet. It also hosts a variety of other performing arts companies, including Broadway Across America, the Moscow Ballet and the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. The center also offers a variety of education and community engagement programs.

It all began in 1927, when businessman and philanthropist Dr. Phillip Phillips donated land in downtown Orlando for the construction of a community center. The center would include a library, a theater, and a gymnasium.
The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, Orlando's premiere destination for world-class entertainment. The mission of Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts is to foster a lifelong love of the arts by providing a world-class performing arts center for the Central Florida community.

This magnificent facility offers three performance spaces, the Walt Disney Theater, the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Opera House, and the Alexis and Jim Pugh Theater. This new center is the result of a public-private partnership between the City of Orlando and the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts Foundation. It also features a 2,700-seat performance hall, a 300-seat black box theater, and a variety of meeting and event spaces.
Some of the benefits of attending a performance at the Dr. Phillips Center include:
-Beautiful, state-of-the-art facilities
-Convenient location in downtown Orlando
-Friendly and knowledgeable staff
-Access to a wide variety of world-class performances, including theater, music, and dance

A world-class performing arts center that has hosted some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry. Here are some of the most notable shows and performers who have graced the stage at the Dr. Phillips Center: The Lion King, Hamilton, Wicked, The Book of Mormon, The Nutcracker, Disney on Ice, Andrea Bocelli, Elton John, Cher, Lionel Richie. The center hosts everything from Broadway shows and concerts to family events and education programs. Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts is to support the creation and presentation of the world's finest performing arts
Looking for parking near the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in Orlando? You can find the best spot to park for your next show.
Parking Garage #1:
Address: Orange Avenue & South Street

Parking Garage #2:
Address: Rosalind
Parking is also available at the Orlando Orange County Library, located just a few blocks from the Center. There are three parking garages located on the property, as well as a surface lot. The garages are connected to the Center by a pedestrian bridge.

Orlando is a city that is rich in culture and has something for everyone. The arts are no exception, and theatre is alive and well in Orlando. There are several theatres in the city that offer a variety of shows, from Broadway hits to experimental works.

The Orlando Repertory Theatre is one of the larger theatres in the city, and it offers a variety of shows for all ages. The theatre is also home to the Orlando Ballet and the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra.
The Orlando Shakespeare Theater is another major player on the scene, with a focus on classical works and Shakespeare in particular.

The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts is another large theatre in Orlando, and it is home to the Orlando Ballet, the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, and the Orlando Shakespeare Theatre.
Other venues worth checking out include the Mad Cow Theatre and the Theatre Downtown. There's also a strong community of independent theatre companies, presenting everything from experimental new works to adaptations of popular movies.

If you’re a tourist, check out the website of the theatre company hosting the show you want to see for information on purchasing tickets. Most theatre companies offer discounts for large groups, so be sure to bring your friends along!
If you’re a local, there are plenty of great options for you as well. Check out the theatre section of the Orlando Sentinel or the Orlando Weekly for reviews of current productions. There are also several great theatre festivals held in Orlando throughout the year, so be sure to check out.

See a Broadway show. Orlando is home to a number of Broadway shows, including The Lion King, Wicked, and Aladdin and has something to offer for everyone. No matter what your age or interests, there is a theatre production in Orlando that is perfect for you. From family-friendly shows to edgy, cutting-edge performances, Orlando's theatres have something for everyone.

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