SHREVEPORT MUNICIPAL AUDITORIUM RANKS IN POLLSTAR TOP THEATRE VENUES OF 2016
The Shreveport Municipal Auditorium achieves 144th in Pollstar Magazine Top 200 theatre venues in 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Shreveport, LA – February 28, 2017 – Pollstar, a concert industry magazine, released their top venues of 2016, and the Shreveport Municipal Auditorium has been listed among the top theatre venues in the world. The Shreveport Municipal Auditorium was ranked 144th out of 200 among theatre venues. The rankings are determined by tickets sold worldwide for concerts, and shows during 2016.
“We are thrilled to be ranked among the best venues in the United States. Having over twenty-six events in one year has been amazing, and we look forward to bringing the Historic Shreveport Municipal Auditorium back to its glory days of entertainment,” said Charlton Northington, General Manager, – SMG, Shreveport Municipal Auditorium & Shreveport Convention Center.
2016 was a record year for The Shreveport Municipal Auditorium, with twenty-six total concerts and shows. The top performers of the year were Diana Ross, Robert Plant, and Bob Dylan. The Shreveport Municipal Auditorium experienced sold out shows for Tyler Perry’s “Madea on the Run,” Harry Connick, Jr. and ZZ Top.
SMG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative action employer, and encourages Women, Minorities, Individuals with Disabilities, and protected Veterans to apply. VEVRAA Federal Contractor
400 Caddo St.
Shreveport, LA 71101