Broadway Across America

The Broward Center for the Performing Arts invites you to discover something new to love about the arts. Try theater, from tragedy to farce. Dance, from ballet to modern. Music, from classical to opera to pop. With performances year-round, there’s something for everyone to enjoy! Our commitment to the Fort Lauderdale community doesn’t end when the curtain falls. No matter what your age, you can learn something new about the arts—and yourself—with our innovative educational programming.



Featured Dining

Featured Dining

  • Selects this section on the seating chart: Orchestra,
  • Selects this section on the seating chart: Mezzanine,
  • Selects this section on the seating chart: Balcony,
  • Selects this section on the seating chart: Accessible Seating,

Accessible for Patrons with Disabilities: Yes

Hearing Assistance: Yes

Capacity: 2700

Broward Center for the Performing Arts facilities feature ADA-approved signage, handrails and automatic door openers.

The Wayne and Marti Huizenga Family Skywalk connects the Arts & Entertainment Parking Garage with the Horvitz Grand Lobby in The Au-Rene Theater. The skywalk entrance provides protection from the elements and easy access for patrons with disabilities. A second entry is located at the bottom of the driveway entrance, immediately across from the Arts & Entertainment Parking Garage. Patrons with limited mobility may be dropped off in front of the Au-Rene and Amaturo Theaters via the front driveway.

Our Assisted Listening Devices are available for all performances at the Guest Services Center, located in the Pacers Lobby Main Entrance. There is no charge for the device, but a valid major credit card is required.

Wheelchair-accessible restrooms are located on the upper and lower orchestra levels, the lower mezzanine and the lower balcony in the Au-Rene Theater.Companion restrooms are available on the upper and lower orchestra levels of the Au-Rene Theater. Diaper changing facilities are located in the first and second floor lobby restrooms.

Special seating locations for persons with disabilities may be arranged in advance by calling 954.462.0222.

Dining at the Broward Center

A Delectable Array of Dining Choices Awaits You

Upgrade your visit to one of our dining experiences at the venue:

  • Marti’s New River Bistro
  • JetBlue Flight Deck on the Club Level
  • Intermezzo Lounge

Visit here for details.


Preferred Restaurant Program

As a patron of the Broward Center for the Performing Arts you are entitled to exclusive discounts and offers from our Preferred Restaurant Partners. Simply show your same day show ticket at any of the establishments listed below for great savings on great cuisine! All of our restaurant partners are conveniently located near the Broward Center, so you’ll never be far from the theater when it’s time for the curtain to rise.

Visit here for a complete list of Restaurant Partners.