Art and Theatre in Orlando
Orlando may be the unofficial theme park capital of the world, but don’t think that there isn’t a great amount of art and culture in the city as well. You might bring the whole family to Orlando for a week at Walt Disney World or one of the other amazing theme parks, but you will end up falling in love with the art in the city. During your next vacation in Orlando, be sure to check out our top spots for art and theatre!
Enzian Art House
At Enzian Theatre, they believe that film is art, and they are devoted to bringing independent, foreign and cult classic films to the community. They truly believe that friends, food, and film all go hand in hand to create the perfect filmgoing experience! As Central Florida’s only independent theatre, they are also a nonprofit organization devoted to community outreach. This single-screen theatre is an intimate environment to view amazing films, and the atmosphere is fun, friendly, and not at all stuffy. Attached to the theatre is Eden Bar, a great place to grab a drink and chit chat about the film. You will definitely enjoy your evening at Enzian Theatre!
Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts
At Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts, arts and theatre isn’t just something that is performed, it is truly a way of life. In addition to amazing shows, they also offer wonder programming for the public, including classes in theatre, art, and dance. Enjoy concerts, comedy shows, and Broadway productions all in a state of the art theatre.
The Winter Park Playhouse
For those who enjoy a more intimate setting for theatre, look no further than the Winter Park Playhouse! Founded in 2002, the Winter Park Playhouse is Central Florida’s only professional musical theatre. The 123-seat theatre is an up close and personal way to experience their amazing shows. They offer a mainstage series year after year, featuring dynamic musicals and revues. They also offer a spotlight cabaret series, featuring a solo singer in the lobby bar. These are great shows to catch for a casual drink with some of the best entertainment that you will find anywhere! Enjoy a lovely evening of musical theatre at the Winter Park Playhouse!
Get away from the hustle and bustle of Orlando’s theme parks and enjoy a little art and culture in the city. A visit to one of these amazing theatres is sure to be an evening to remember!