ENTERTAINMENT

AREA MOVIE THEATERS 

AMC MERRITT SQUARE 6 THEATRES NORTH
163 Merritt Square Mall, Merritt Island. (321) 459-2550.

AMC MERRITT SQUARE 6 THEATRES SOUTH
777 E. Merritt Island Cswy., Merritt Island. (321) 459-2550.

ASTRONAUT MEMORIAL PLANETARIUM & OBSERVATORY
Florida’s largest planetarium features star shows, a 3-story IWERKS movie theater and laser shows. Located at BCC Cocoa Campus, 1519 Clearlake Rd, Cocoa. (321) 634-3732

 

PERFORMANCE THEATERS

HISTORIC COCOA VILLAGE PLAYHOUSE
This 500-seat facility offers performing arts series featuring community performers and professional entertainers. The “Stars of Tomorrow” drama troupe provides a children’s performing arts series each season with summer performances for young audiences.. 300 Brevard Ave., Cocoa. 321-636-5050

HENEGAR CENTER FOR THE ARTS
Proscenium style theatre featuring state-of-the-art sound and lighting systems. Art exhibits are presented in the lobby gallery. Located at 625 E. New Haven Ave., Melbourne. 321-723-8698

MAXWELL C. KING CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
2,000-seat performing arts center offering the finest in entertainers, Broadway, dance, opera, classical, popular and children’s theatre. Located at 3865 N. Wickham Rd., Melbourne. 321-632-1111, ext. 35100

PHOENIX THEATER
This highly acclaimed, semi-professional theater presents dramas, adult comedies and an annual musical. Located at 817 E. Strawbridge, Melbourne. 321-952-7192

SURFSIDE PLAYHOUSE
This facility offers exciting live community theatre including a mix of comedy, drama and musicals. The Surfside Playhouse is a 289-seat theater serving Brevard County since 1959. Located at 5th Street S. and Brevard Ave., Cocoa Beach. 321-783-3127