The Lyric Theatre is voted Best Performing Arts Theatre by 2013 Scripps Readers!

Friday, April 26, 2013

After tallying the nearly 100,000 votes from online and paper ballots, Scripps Newspapers has announced the 2013 readers Choice Winners & Favorites.  The winners in each category are the business that received the top number if readers votes.  Runners-up are listed as "favorites".

The historic Lyric Theatre, the anchor of downtown Stuart and Cultural center point of the Treasure Coast, was voted Best Performing Arts Theatre, followed by the Kravis Center & Barn Theatre as "favorites".  

Since the rebirth of The Lyric, in 1997, the hometown theater has been ever expanding its programming choices to fulfill the desires of Treasure Coast residents.  Each year over 50 national headliners perform on the Lyric Stage. and it is clear from the Scripps Readers votes, that The Lyric is doing it right! 

The Lyric Theatre kicked off a $3 million capital campaign, and this award serves as confirmation that The Lyric is a cause worth supporting and celebrating.  For information on the Capital Campaign or programming, please call the Lyric at 772-286-7827 or online at