Clearwater is known as the cultural hub of Florida primarily due to several theaters and concert halls. Mahaffey Theater is one such theater which is recognized as a center of cultural activity.
Mahaffey Theater is located at the St. Petersburg area in Florida. It is one of the main attractions to the visitors due to its classic music. Music lovers all over the world are charmed by the high quality music. It continues to attract music lovers all over the world. You can learn more about the theatre during your Clearwater Beach Florida Travel.
Mahaffey Theater on Wikipedia
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You can reach the Theater from both the Tampa International Airport and St. Petersburg area.
Mahaffey Theater was opened in 1950. At that time, the theater was part of the Bayfront Center. The museum was soon renovated and the size was hugely increased. About 20 millions were spent to renovate the museum. Ballrooms, auditoriums, guest amenity areas were added to the Mahaffey Theater. The 2030 seated auditorium, elegant velvet seats, extensive three story glass curtain wall are some of the exquisite features of the Mahaffey Theater.
At this theater an annual program is held every year. At this program, classical music is mostly played by musicians, and instrumentalists. The Florida Orchestra, which was founded in 1968, performs every 4 months at this museum. The Orchestra from St. Petersburg and Tampa area merged to form the Florida Orchestra. This group performs everything ranging from classical music to pop songs. Dance programs are also held at this museum. If you want to see a dance concert, you can buy tickets for the same either at the box office or through different organizations. Dances like Folk and Ballets are performed. There is the Mahaffey Gourmet which is an ideal program for an entertaining night out. The theater is often used for wedding receptions. The ballroom is huge and has 200 seats in total. You can explore it more during Clearwater travel.
Do check out the next program held at the Mahaffey Theater when you visit Clearwater.
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