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Upstairs/Downstairs: The Tampa Bay Hotel - theater

Presented by Firehouse Cultural Center at Firehouse Cultural Center, Ruskin FL

Aug 22 2020
Upstairs/Downstairs: The Tampa Bay Hotel - theater

Otis Freedman “The Bishop”, Head Waiter, 1905


Tamps Bay Hotel, Henry Planet’s grandest luxury railroad resort hotel, opened in 1891 at the height of America’s Gilded Age. More than 300 employees were needed for the opulent hotel to run smoothly. Step back I time & enjoy the single-character performances that brings two turn-of-the-century Hotel staff members to life.


In Partnership with the H.B. Plant Museum. Made possible by a Grant from the Arts Council of Hillsborough County & the Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners.


Free Event

Call to Reserve a Seat.

Space will be limited.

Contact: 813-645-7651



  • Aug 22, 2020 at 02:00 pm (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Firehouse Cultural Center

101 1st Ave NE, Ruskin, FL 33570


On-site parking available.


    • Wheelchair Access

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