Phoenix is among the leading cities in the world when performing arts theatre is discussed. Every day there is a wide variety of drama, music, and dance that are presented in different places across the city. Phoenix has its very own local theatre groups specializing in ballet, opera, and symphony. All these performing arts theatre groups are world-class. Here are some venues where you can expect to see them perform.
Orpheus Theatre on 203 West Adams Street
Orpheus Theatre underwent a 12-year renovation effort since its erection in 1929 and it has become a frequent venue for the best in performing arts theatre. The theatre can sit around 1300 people. Visitors can enjoy the combination of historic beauty and modernity that this place provides.
Hergerger Theatre Center on 222 East Monroe
Herger Theatre is a new addition to Phoenix’s performing arts theatre scene. It was constructed in 1989 and now serves as home for the Arizona Theatre Company, Center Dance Ensemble, and Actors Theatre. It is also a frequent venue for the Theatre Collaborative, the Theatre League, and the Black Theatre Troupe. (more…)