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Herberger Theater Center

  • 222 E. Monroe St. Phoenix, AZ 85004
    • Phone: (602) 254-7399
    • Fax: (602) 258-9521
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The Herberger Theater Center is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization whose mission is to support and foster the growth of performing arts in Phoenix as the premier performance venue, arts incubator and advocate. The Herberger Theater Center was conceived as a pivotal piece in the redevelopment and revitalization of downtown Phoenix. Built in 1989 to support and foster the growth of performing arts in Phoenix as a performance venue and arts incubator, the Herberger Theater Center has contributed to the cultural and educational development of the Valley. Each year, approximately 175,000 patrons, including 30,000 school-aged children share the unique experience of live performing arts.

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  • Miles to Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport: 7
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Meeting Space
  • Reception Capacity 600
  • Audio true
  • Max Banquet Capacity 0
  • Outdoor Banquet Capacity 500
  • Miles to Phoenix Convention Center 0.3
  • Outside Entertainment Allowed true
  • In-House Catering true
  • Total Sq. Ft. Meeting Space, Outdoor 0
  • Outside Catering Allowed true
  • Max Reception Capacity 1500
  • Outdoor Reception Capacity 1500
  • Stage true
  • Total Sq. Ft. Meeting Space, Indoor+Outdoor 0
  • Visual true
  • Walking Distance to Phoenix Convention Center true
  • Banquet Capacity 200
Center Stage
  • Theater Capacity: 801
Stage West
  • Theater Capacity: 325
  • Theater Capacity: 118
Art Gallery & Bob's Spot
  • Theater Capacity: 306
  • Reception Capacity: 100
  • Reception Capacity: 300
Green Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 450
  • Classroom Capacity: 20
  • Reception Capacity: 30

Baby Boomer Baby

Herberger Theater Center
February 23, 2017 to February 26, 2017
Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Written by and starring National Lampoon’s Tommy Koenig. Tommy’s hilarious, insightful and wildly entertaining flashback…

Permanent Collection

Herberger Theater Center
February 23, 2017 to March 4, 2017
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Permanent Collection is a searing examination of racial politics that ultimately asks how much space — literally and…

La Esquinita

Herberger Theater Center
February 23, 2017 to February 26, 2017
Recurring daily
Ten characters, on a passage through a once booming town now forgotten. The main source of employment, Thompson Tire Factory…

Lunch Time Dance Theater: Love Stories

Herberger Theater Center
March 2, 2017 to March 3, 2017
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Passion and desire fill the stage in this abridged performance of Center Dance Ensemble’s evening performance.

Love Stories

Herberger Theater Center
March 2, 2017 to March 5, 2017
Recurring daily
Love Stories features the premiere of Center Dance Ensemble’s Artistic Director Frances Smith Cohen’s “Eye of the Moon,”…

Arizona Young Artists’ Competition

Herberger Theater Center
March 11, 2017
Watch talented youth in Arizona compete in the disciplines of Acting, Dance and Voice in the 18th annual…

In My Life

Herberger Theater Center
March 12, 2017
“In My Life – A Musical Theatre Tribute to the Beatles” will give you a fresh perspective on the band’s history. It’s…

Lunch Time Theater: Coupled, a Relationship Revue

Herberger Theater Center
March 13, 2017 to March 30, 2017
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Hello wacky world of friends and lovers, and the songs that celebrate the best of the best, and the best of the worst! 16 Bars…


Herberger Theater Center
March 16, 2017 to March 25, 2017
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Performed as a one-person show by Benjamin Evett, Albatross blends audio and visual technology with a fast-paced, darkly-comic…

Sherlock Holmes Film Festival

Herberger Theater Center
March 24, 2017 to March 25, 2017
Recurring daily
In celebration of the great detective with piercing observation and deduction skills, they are featuring four film…

Ring of Fire

Herberger Theater Center
March 30, 2017 to April 16, 2017
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From the iconic songbook of Johnny Cash comes this unique musical about love and faith, struggle and success, rowdiness and…


Herberger Theater Center
March 31, 2017 to April 15, 2017
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Erie Smith, a small-time gambler, wanders home to a seedy New York hotel fresh from a grief-stricken bout of drinking: Hughie…

Sex His Way

Herberger Theater Center
April 2, 2017
Lyn Richardson Ministries has expanded their faith-based, one act play Sex His Way, into a full length musical…

Lunch Time Dance Theatre: American Voices

Herberger Theater Center
April 19, 2017 to April 20, 2017
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The annual celebration of National Poetry Month. An abridged performance of Center Dance Ensemble’s evening performance.

American Voices

Herberger Theater Center
April 23, 2017
Center Dance Ensemble’s annual celebration of National Poetry Month with new choreography by CDE company members.

Broadway Blast!

Herberger Theater Center
May 5, 2017 to May 6, 2017
Recurring daily
Love Broadway? You won’t want to miss this magical weekend with showstoppers from Chicago, Hair, South Pacific, Porgy &…

Lunch Time Theater: Life in the Theatre

Herberger Theater Center
May 8, 2017 to May 18, 2017
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Playwrights from Theatre Artists Studio share brand new plays about Life In the Theatre . This year they happily bring…

Holmes and Watson

Herberger Theater Center
May 11, 2017 to May 28, 2017
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Following Holmes’s “death” at Reichenbach Falls, Dr. Watson is called upon to disprove the many frauds, fakes, and charlatans…

From Life to Story to Stage

Herberger Theater Center
May 12, 2017 to May 14, 2017
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Playback Theatre, an innovative, improvisational performance in which members of the audience tell stories from their lives and…

Lunch Time Theater: Songs from the B-side

Herberger Theater Center
June 5, 2017 to June 15, 2017
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Once upon a time, record labels released prospective hit songs as singles on 45-rpm vinyl. On the A-side was the hit, and the…

Lunch Time Theater: Music in a Box

Herberger Theater Center
June 19, 2017 to June 29, 2017
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Tap and spoken-word artist Dustin Loehr presents his third and final standalone solo show in the series titled, “A Classical…

Lunch Time Theater: Two Old Broads

Herberger Theater Center
July 10, 2017 to July 20, 2017
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Those know-it-all broads who’ve lived long enough to tell everybody else what to do, what to think, where to go are at it again…

Lunch Time Theater: Fiddler on a Hot Tin Roof

Herberger Theater Center
July 31, 2017 to August 10, 2017
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So, what’s to happen when roles are reversed, intentions slanted, and theatrical expectations challenged? You have yourself a…