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Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts [Belding Theater] - Theater Information

Address:
166 Capitol Avenue

Hartford, CT 06106

SEATING CAPACITY: 908


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Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts [Belding Theater] History

The interior of the Belding Theater is intimate, modern, and luxurious. It is home to "Music of Spheres," a decorative painted ceiling mural that uses rich colors and textures. No seat in the theater is more than 75 feet from the stage. Above the orchestra level is a mezzanine that includes private box seating. Featuring generous lobby space and easy access to the Autorino Great Hall, the Belding Theater is the perfect venue for intimate theatrical and dance performances, private receptions, annual meetings, corporate events, movie premieres and community gatherings. The Belding Theater is home to The Hartford Symphony Orchestra’s Masterworks Series. The theater has hosted a wide variety of nationally touring artists, including The Piano Guys, Jesse Cook, Matthew Morrison, Under The Street Lamp, Mike Birbiglia, Sesame Street LIVE! and The Young at Heart Chorus.

What Shows Played the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts [Belding Theater]

DATES PRODUCTION
2/21/2023 - 2/26/2023 Tootsie (Non-Equity) (2021)
9/27/2022 - 10/2/2022 Mean Girls (2021)
4/26/2022 - 5/1/2022 Pretty Woman (2020)
3/8/2022 - 3/13/2022 My Fair Lady (2019)
11/16/2021 - 11/24/2021 The Band's Visit (2021)
11/5/2021 - 11/7/2021 Rent (Non Eq) (2016)
10/12/2021 - 10/17/2021 Escape to Margaritaville (Non Eq) (2021)
11/12/2019 - 11/17/2019 Hello, Dolly! (2018)
6/18/2019 - 6/23/2019 Waitress (2017)
3/12/2019 - 3/17/2019 Rent (Non Eq) (2016)
12/11/2018 - 12/30/2018 Hamilton (Angelica Company) (2021)
8/1/2018 - 8/19/2018 The Lion King (2002)
2/20/2018 - 2/25/2018 The Bodyguard (2016)
6/20/2017 - 6/25/2017 Fun Home (2016)
5/30/2017 - 6/4/2017 The King and I (2016)
3/22/2017 - 3/26/2017 Jersey Boys (2015)
1/17/2017 - 1/22/2017 Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (2015)
12/27/2016 - 1/1/2017 The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (2016)
11/15/2016 - 11/20/2016 An American in Paris (2016)
10/25/2016 - 10/30/2016 A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder (2015)
5/24/2016 - 5/29/2016 Dirty Dancing (2014)
3/22/2016 - 3/27/2016 Motown the Musical (2014)
2/9/2016 - 2/14/2016 Love Letters (2015)
1/12/2016 - 1/17/2016 Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella (2014)
10/13/2015 - 10/18/2015 Newsies The Musical (2014)
1/6/2015 - 1/11/2015 Pippin (2014)
11/5/2014 - 11/23/2014 Wicked (2009)
10/14/2014 - 10/19/2014 Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (2014)
6/10/2014 - 6/15/2014 Ghost the Musical (2013)
10/15/2013 - 10/20/2013 Flashdance The Musical (2013)
1/24/2013 - 2/6/2013 Looped (2013)
9/7/2012 - 9/8/2012 In Love WIth Tyrone (2012)


Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts [Belding Theater] Frequently Asked Questions

What show is currently in Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts [Belding Theater]?
Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts [Belding Theater]'s current show is Escape to Margaritaville (Non Eq) which opened on 8/31/2021.

How many seats does Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts [Belding Theater] have?
Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts [Belding Theater] has 908 seats.

What were the longest running shows at Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts [Belding Theater]?
Rent (Non Eq) which ran from 9/12/2016 to 5/22/2022, Motown the Musical which ran from 4/22/2014 to 7/12/2016, Flashdance The Musical which ran from 1/1/2013 to 1/17/2015, Newsies The Musical which ran from 10/11/2014 to 10/2/2016 and Waitress which ran from 10/17/2017 to 8/18/2019,