Tickets on Sale for OC New Performing Arts Center Grand Opening
OCEAN CITY, Md.- The second phase of the improvement project for the Roland E. Powell Convention Center is complete. The Mayor and Ocean City Council will be joined by members of the Maryland Stadium Authority to celebrate the finished project with the official opening of the new Performing Arts Center Jan.17.
The grand opening will celebrate the accomplishment of the brand new 1,200 seat, two tiered auditorium. The celebration will include a ribbon cutting ceremony and performances by the Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Julien Benichou and featuring Israel Lozano. Also taking the stage are Ocean City Elementary School's OC Stars.
"This event marks a monumental moment in our community's history," said Mayor Rick Meehan. "The Performing Arts Center is a focal point for entertainment in Ocean City. It represents a lot of hard work, a strong partnership between Ocean City and the State of Maryland, big dreams and a very bright future for our community. It is a beautiful venue and I am confident that citizens will walk away with a very different experience, a more personal experience, than they will at many other venues in our surrounding area."