The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts - Hartford. CT
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CraigInCT
N 41° 45.742 W 072° 40.817
18T E 692832 N 4625993
Quick Description: Hartford's premiere theater
Location: Connecticut, United States
Date Posted: 7/26/2008 6:18:54 PM
Waymark Code: WM49RR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
The Bushnell hosts more than 350 events a year, offering a wide variety of cultural and artistic events, including and not limited to, performances for various national touring companies of Broadway shows, musical concerts, comedians, children's theater, opera and the Hartford Symphony Orchestra.

Built in 1930, The Bushnell's original hall, The Mortenson, has 2805 seats. In November 2001, The Bushnell opened a second theater, attached to the original structure. The Belding Theater is a 907-seat, state of the art performance hall.

The Bushnell is listed as a national historic landmark.
Theater Name: The Bushnell

Country: United States of America

Address:
166 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT USA
06106


Web Site: [Web Link]

Venue: Private Theater

Type of Productions:
Multi-use Facility (see description)


Date of Construction: 1930

Architect/Designer: Corbett, Harrison and MacMurray, (Designers of New York's Radio City Music Hall)

Stage Type: Proscenium

Restored Building: Not Listed

Seating Capacity: Not Listed

Special Productions/Events/Festivals: Not listed

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