Home of the Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah Music Festival and Savannah Film Festival, the Savannah Theater District is the creative heart of the Landmark Historic District. The Savannah Theater District is home to legendary theaters that offer Broadway theatrical productions, variety shows, concerts, dance performances and comedy acts. Catch exciting live music and concerts at the Historic Savannah Theatre and Trustees Theater, or enjoy classic dance at the Lucas Theatre for the Arts. Savannah Theater District boasts a resident theatre company and ballet, music, opera and theater troupes. Don't miss outdoor performances during the spring, summer, and fall season throughout the district.
Historic Savannah Theater -
Built in 1818, the Historic Savannah Theater is one of the most historic performance venues in the country. Renovated in Art Deco style, the theater presents live theater performances, local musicals, variety shows and the hottest live music and concerts in Savannah. For upcoming shows and tickets, visit http://www.savannahtheatre.com.
Lucas Theater of the Arts -
Founded in 1921, the Lucas Theater presents a variety of films, shows, live theater, dance, pageants and concerts by the Savannah Philharmonic. This beautiful and historic theater is also available for private events, with professional audio-visual equipment. For shows and tickets, visit http://www.lucastheatre.com/venues/lucas/schedule.cfm
Trustees Theater -
The centerpiece of the revived Savannah Theater District, Trustees Theater at the Savannah College of Art and Design in Downtown features student films and videos and presents the annual spring fashion show.
Built during the post-World War II boom and once one of the largest movie screens in the South, Trustees Theater is home to the annual Savannah Film Festival, which features the best in independent and innovative film from around the world. Visit www.2.scad.edu/venues/trustees.
Johnny Mercer Theatre -
The heart of the Savannah Civic Center, Johnny Mercer Theatre presents a variety of live performances, including Broadway musicals, shows, concerts, ballets, stand-up comedy acts, movies, and speaker series. Johnny Mercer Theater features some of Savannah's to concerts and music festivals. This modern theater can seat 2,506 people. For information, visit http://www.savannahcivic.com/cityweb/civiccenter.nsf.
Savannah Civic Center's Martin Luther King Jr. Arena -
The Savannah Civic Center's multi-use venue, Martin Luther King Arena presents the city's most exciting live entertainment and concerts, including rock, country and R&B performances, music festivals and comedy acts. Savannah's most exciting concert venues seats up from 3,500 to 7,200 fans. For schedules and tickets, visit http://www.savannahcivic.com/cityweb/civiccenter.nsf.