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The Parker Playhouse

Tour the Parker Playhouse


The Parker Playhouse curtain rose for the first time on February 6, 1967. One of Fort Lauderdale’s first venues, the neo-classical playhouse was built by Dr. Louis Parker. This intimate 1,168-seat, fully equipped theater embraces the best of Fort Lauderdale and serves as an enduring legacy to the arts. Over the years, many of Broadway’s best performed here including Elizabeth Taylor and Carol Channing.


  • 1,168 seats
  • Spacious backstage
  • Ample dressing rooms

For more information about renting the Parker Playhouse, please email, call 954.468.3313 or submit an Event Inquiry online.