Gillespy Theater is a 250 seat capacity venue setup with stadium style seating. This 250-seat venue offers a thrust-proscenium hybrid style design that literally places the stage amidst the theater’s seating, allowing the audience to surround it. This space also has a wire tension grid that allows for greater lighting flexibility. The venue is perfect for chamber concerts, children’s theater, lectures, meetings and presentations.
The Center’s lobby area itself may be ideally suitable for your next event. The multi-level, glass-enclosed atrium provides panoramic views of historic downtown Daytona Beach and the Halifax River, a spectacular setting whether it be a formal gala for 500 people or an intimate gathering of your closest friends.The Grand Lobby space on the first floor has floor to ceiling 40 ft. windows that overlook the Halifax River. It is an open space that can hold up to 300 people at a seated dinner with rounds or over 500 for a standing reception. This space is great for many events, including weddings, trade shows, educational luncheons, graduations, networking receptions, etc.
Davidson Theater is an 850 seat capacity venue setup with auditorium style seating and a balcony. A proscenium-style venue that is intimate, yet grand in style. It features seating for 850 guests, an orchestra pit, fly tower, digital sound boards, computerized lighting and dimming, and excellent sight lines from every seat.