Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts facts for kids
|Oakville Centre, OC4PA|
|Location||130 Navy Street, Oakville, Ontario|
|Owner||Town of Oakville|
|Type||Performing arts centre|
|Seating type||Reserved seating|
|Capacity||Auditorium - 470
Studio - 120
The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts is a municipally run multi-use facility which opened in downtown Oakville, Ontario, Canada in 1977. The Oakville Centre was built to provide Oakville residents with a place to learn about themselves and the world around them through dance, music, storytelling and theatre.
The Oakville Centre contains two theatres, a 470-seat auditorium and a 120-seat intimate studio theatre. The Oakville Centre presents up to 260 performances a year which includes local, Canadian and international artists from around the world.
The Oakville Centre is home to several local-oriented performing arts groups:
- Oakville Ballet Company
- Oakville Symphony Orchestra
Past professional performances have included:
Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.