Francis Marion University’s Performing Arts Center
The Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center is an estimated 61,000 square foot facility located in downtown Florence. Its main elements include an 849-seat main stage with a fly tower, a 100-seat flexible black box space and an academic wing for the Department of Fine Arts. The exterior of the building consists of Winnsboro granite with Georgia White Cherokee marble insets. The Performing Arts Center serves Florence and the Pee Dee area in several ways. It enriches the lives of culturally and ethnically diverse audiences by offering access to outstanding performances and presentations of professional and emerging local, national, and international groups.