503 SE 6th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Cinema Paradiso in downtown Fort Lauderdale is perfect for unique events. It’s a one a kind independent theatre sure to please Hollywood aficionados and non-aficionados alike. Just a short distance from Riverwalk this once church now houses Fort Lauderdale’s International Film Festival and other world renowned acts. Cinema Paradiso is the ideal place for an unforgettable wedding, anniversary, birthday party or corporate event.
Originally the First Methodist Church of Fort Lauderdale it was refurbished and became a stage theater in the mid-80s by actress, director, and playwright Vinnette Carroll, the first African- American woman to direct a Broadway show. Its stained glass windows have been beautifully conserved and are nothing short of an art piece.
Cinema Paradiso is no doubt a South Florida cultural landmark rich in history and tradition. It would make the ideal backdrop for your next catered event. Why not impress your guests with an out of the box venue idea that will be sure to please all? In the end your next wedding, anniversary, birthday party and corporate event will be hit.