Planning your visit:

THE VENUE

New City Players proudly performs their season productions at The Vanguard, an intimate, versatile black box performance space located in the heart of downtown Fort Lauderdale. Formerly a church when first erected in 1939, the freshly remodeled venue is a modern sanctuary for the arts. 

To learn more about The Vanguard, please visit vanguardarts.org.

AMMENITIES

WINE BAR: Enjoy specialty wines on tap! Assorted sweets, beers, sodas, and waters also served.

RESTROOMS: Located in the front lobby to the left and right of the bar area.

PARKING

Free Parking is available behind and adjacent to The Vanguard on 15th Street, additionally, there is a public parking lot just south of The Vanguard in between Bob’s News and Big C’s Pizza which is accessible from SW 1st Avenue.

Metered Parking is available along South Andrews Avenue.

ACCESSIBILITY

The Vanguard is wheelchair accessible and provides one ADA accessible restroom.

NEARBY DINING
Make it dinner and show!

TAP 42
Gastro pub with full beer and cocktail menu.
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BAR RITA
Colorful bar and sizzling Mexican dishes.
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BIG C’S PIZZA
Large tasty slices and great salads.
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ANTHONY’S RUNWAY 84
A Fort Lauderdale landmark, authentic Italian cuisine.
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GREEN BAR & KITCHEN
Delicious vegan & vegetarian dishes.
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PHAT BOY SUSHI
Classic sushi rolls, ramen & other Japanese dishes.
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MORTON’S STEAKHOUSE
Steak, just the way you want.
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BURGER FI
A burger for everyone!
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For any questions or concerns about the performance venue, parking, or accessibility, please contact Box Office Manager, Dave Smith at dave@newcityplayers.org or 954.376.6114.