Straz Center for the Performing Arts
The Straz Center for the Performing Arts is located in downtown Tampa on the picturesque Riverwalk. The Straz provides an environment for a wide variety of events from local to world-renown: Broadway, grand opera, theater, music, dance, comedy and more.
The performing arts complex consists of six distinct venues:
· Carol Morsani Hall (2,600 seats)
· Ferguson Hall (1,000 seats)
· Jaeb Theater (300 seats)
· TECO Energy Foundation Theater (175 seats)
· Shimberg Playhouse (130 seats)
· Riverwalk Stage
The Straz Center’s education facility, the Patel Conservatory, features 20 studios, including two dance studios with sprung floors, a sound/lighting laboratory, technical theater workshop, rehearsal hall, costume shop, isolation/sound booth and state-of–the-art black box theater.