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Wayne Dench Performing Arts Center

201 S Magnolia Ave # 203, Sanford, FL 32771-1321
+1 407-321-8111
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Wonderful theater!

This is a fantastic venue to enjoy the arts. Visited last month and saw a great live band, Simply... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Karena K
Beautiful venue

I am at the theater a lot as a patron and volunteer. It has been beautifully updated with sound... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
Christy J
Deltona, Florida, United States
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201 S Magnolia Ave # 203, Sanford, FL 32771-1321
+1 407-321-8111
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is a fantastic venue to enjoy the arts. Visited last month and saw a great live band, Simply Tina. The sound and lighting system is also spot on.

Thank Karena K
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I am at the theater a lot as a patron and volunteer. It has been beautifully updated with sound, lights, seating. The evening seems even more special because you take your beer, wine, mixed drinks into the theater. A comment was made about the backup...More

Thank Christy J
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed every performance presented by this community center. Acoustic is great, easy access from major highways. A small theater atmosphere with BIG performances and professional crew. Love going there.

Thank Conniesciandra
Reviewed 9 July 2017

A fabulous evening at the Wayne Dench Performing Arts Center seeing Simply Tina - A Tribute to Tina Turner. Our small group got our "Proud Mary" on! Always a fun venue and the entertainment was fabulous. The Center could use a little sprucing up, but...More

1  Thank 100bubbles
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Excellent experience at Wayne Dench Performing Arts Center! We attended Shrek Jr. yesterday and was unbelievable. The costumes, talent, production, direction, music, sound, location, organization, seating, visibility, food, drink, environment, temperature, PERFECT. We will continue to support as a family the WDPAC! Great location, affordable...More

Thank Ivbp68
Reviewed 21 May 2017

I attended the Jerry Lee Lewis/Fats Domino Tribute and thought it was great. The performance last evening was not so great. The singers were good but the backup band was not. Hoping that by the time the Tina Turner tribute is here that there will...More

1  Thank Maryfdouglas64
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

The show was excellent. The entertainer was unbelievable ,like stevie was there. Food and drink reasonable also. Place could use a little tlc inside,but overall a great experience.

Thank CharlieMConley
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This theater provides great local entertainment. Have been to this theater many times with few disappointment in the quality of entertainment provided. Well restored and always clean.

Thank REG961
Reviewed 15 December 2016

In all honesty the theater probably wasn't providing entertainment all those years but it has stood and has been reborn in the Wayne Dench Performing Arts Center. The night I was there UCF and the City of Sanford were providing a screening of the first...More

1  Thank Linda C
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Whether it be concerts. stage plays , every trip to this theater has been great. Do not delay there is always something new going on there.

Thank Alexis0720
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Joan A
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Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
I'm a local, so I don't pay much attention to nearby hotels. There may be some on 17-92 in Lake Mary.