The all NEW Murray Theatre at Ruth Eckerd Hall!
The NEW Murray Theatre offers state-of-the-art educational programming and will be the world class home to many of our local production companies. This unique and special venue fulfills the mission set out by Ruth Eckerd Hall over 30 years ago while honoring the vision of Ray and Nancy Murray.Murray Theatre enhancements include:
- New 2.5 story-high entrance/drop-off canopy with LED lighting system and new marquee signage
- New exterior-accessible Ticket Office
- Enlarged Lobby space featuring updated interior finishes
- New concessions in lobby
- All-new seats and updated flooring
- New general admission seating configurations: full cabaret / half cabaret / mini caberat (with tables) and food, theatre in the round and stage seating
- Interior theater entrance relocated to back-of-house (Broadway style!)
- New storage space for theater equipment & props
View a slideshow presentation on the Murray Theatre transformation process.
What’s coming to The NEW Murray Theatre
• The seventh production of Project: Shattered Silence: i am returns in June with a thrilling and original theatrical experience that invokes conversation and challenges the mind to contemplate what young adults go through to survive.
• The Ries Brothers will headline for the first time at the all-new Murray Theatre at Ruth Eckerd Hall on Saturday, August 8 at 7:30 pm. Hailing from Tampa, The brothers have toured throughout the Tampa Bay area and opened for numerous bands including the Little River Band and Chicago.