Performing Arts Centers: No Longer Just For Downtown?

An increasing number of suburban jurisdictions are building major art centers.

On Saturday, the Baltimore Symphony and cellist Yo-Yo Ma will play in the inaugural concert at Strathmore Hall, a $100 million performing arts venue in Montgomery County, MD, near Washington, D.C. In addition to Washington, Atlanta, Los Angeles and the Twin Cities are just some of the places where major performance venues have been built or are under construction in suburban areas.

Thanks to Dan Malouff

Full Story: At Strathmore, Suburbs Take Another Bow

Comments

building block set

NEW! Build the world you want to see

Irresistible block set for adults when placed on a coffee table or desk, and great fun for kids.
$25

Prepare for the AICP* Exam

Join the thousands of students who have utilized the Planetizen AICP* Exam Preparation Class to prepare for the American Planning Association's AICP* exam.
Starting at $245
Red necktie with map of Boston

Tie one on to celebrate your city!

Choose from over 20 styles imprinted with detailed city or transit maps.
$44.95

NEW! City Map Posters

Available in 9 different cities.
$25.00