CLEARWATER – Entertainment industry trade publication “Venues Today” recently announced that Ruth Eckerd Hall is ranked No. 10 nationally of venues with 2,001 to 5,000 seats during the magazine’s 15-year period from July 2002 to June 2017.
In addition, entertainment industry trade publication “Pollstar” announced the results of its half year report earlier this month and Ruth Eckerd Hall was ranked No. 19 in the world of theater venues for the period from Jan. 1 to June 30, 2017. Within that same ranking, Ruth Eckerd Hall is No. 3 in the United States and in the world of theater venues with 2,500 seats or less. Ruth Eckerd Hall ranked higher than such prestigious venues as Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles and the Beacon Theatre in New York.
It was also announced in this same report that the Capitol Theatre was ranked No. 56 in the world of club venues and in that same ranking the Capitol Theatre is No. 12 in the world with 800 seats or less and ranked the No. 1 Florida venue in this category. The Capitol Theatre ranked higher than such prestigious venues as the Brighton Music Hall in Boston and Hard Rock Live in Orlando.
In the third category of this report, Ruth Eckerd Hall Presents was ranked No. 41 in the world of concert promoters. Within that same ranking, Ruth Eckerd Hall Presents was ranked No. 24 in the United States.