Ovens Auditorium, located adjacent to Bojangles’ Coliseum on East Independence Boulevard, opened along with the original Coliseum in 1955. For nearly half a century, superstars have graced the stage of Ovens Auditorium. With a seating capacity of approximately 2,400, Ovens has hosted more than 7,000 events, attended by millions of visitors and residents.
Ovens Auditorium has hosted top events and performances from the Billy Graham Crusade to Bob Hope and Bruce Springsteen. Broadway Shows, symphony concerts, opera, dance recitals and nationally known speakers have also found a home at Ovens, along with thousands of graduates in the local community who have walked across its stage during the hundreds of commencements the venue has hosted.
To learn more about Ovens Auditorium and view upcoming events, visit the website here.