Pensacola is rich in the arts and culture and the Saenger Theatre is fortunate to host to five prime tenants that present various arts and entertainment at the Saenger Theatre throughout the year.
Pensacola Symphony Orchestra
The mission at the Pensacola Symphony Orchestra is to promote the well-being of the Greater Pensacola community through excellence in live symphonic music and lifelong learning through engaging musical activities.
As the Pensacola Symphony enters its 91st season, it has dedicated, now more than ever, to ensure live symphonic music reaches as many listeners as possible. Engaging enrichment programs brings the PSO to students of all ages, spreading the enthusiasm through free concerts, special programs for families and involvement with other community and cultural arts initiatives.
Broadway in Pensacola
Broadway in Pensacola is made possible through a joint partnership with Jam Theatricals, a Chicago-based entertainment company that presents and produces Broadway engagements throughout North America, and the Friends of the Saenger who ensures continuing improvements and restoration to the Saenger Theatre.
Broadway in Pensacola is the best of the best touring Broadway shows from Jersey Boys to Chicago; from Rent to Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. Each year, season subscriptions, as well as individual tickets, are made available for all to enjoy Broadway in Pensacola!
Pensacola Children’s Chorus
The mission of the Pensacola Children’s Chorus is to provide quality music education and performances to include both classical choral training and musical theater to enrich the lives of children from all religious, racial, cultural, and economic backgrounds. Through its music activities, the Pensacola Children’s Chorus helps to foster the personal and social growth of its members and promotes their sense of self-esteem, accomplishment, and pride.
Pensacola Opera Company
Now in its 34th season, the mission of Pensacola Opera is to enrich the culture of Northwest Florida by producing professional opera performances, educational programs and other opera-related community events for people of all ages, interests and backgrounds.
Since its founding in 1978, Ballet Pensacola has served Northwest Florida by developing an appreciation and knowledge of the art of dance through excellent performances and quality dance education. Presenting a varied repertoire of classical and contemporary works, Ballet Pensacola is the area’s only resident professional ballet company. The company is comprised of professional dancers from around the world and talented student dancers who perform in all main stage productions during Ballet Pensacola’s season. These performances are held in a number of venues, including the Saenger Theatre and the Pensacola Cultural Center.