The Broadway Festival of South Florida reflects the full range of rich, diverse, ethnic, historical, and contemporary theatre arts activity in Broward County, Florida, that enhances the region as a cultural destination, encouraging cultural tourism.
A "Broadway Idol" song contest
Broadway Poster Contest
Master classes with nationally-recognized, influential professional artists including Baayork Lee ("A Chorus Line") and Gerard Alessandrini (creator, writer and director of "Forbidden Broadway")
Broadway on the Plaza - A FREE Community Theatre Fair
An art exhibition of Broadway posters featuring top five contest finalists
Two concert performances of the Tony Award-winning hit musical, DREAMGIRLS, starring American Idol finalist, LaKisha Jones
This program is supported in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and Florida Council on Arts and Culture. Funding for this event is provided in part by the Broward County Board of County Commissioners as recommended by the Broward Cultural Council and Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau.