L.E. & Thelma E. Stephens
Performing Arts Center

  • 1002 Sam Nixon Ave.
    Building 88,
    Pocatello, ID 83209.
Stephens Center


Quick Facts:

Size: 123,000 square feet

Highest point: Barbara J. Marshall Rotunda, 83 ft. 2 in.

Amount of electrical wiring: 1 million feet (about 189 miles)


Number of bricks used: about 280,000

Heaviest acoustic panels: two, at about 36,000
pounds each

Largest performance venues:
• Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall, 13,890 sq. ft.; 1,200 seats.

• Beverly B. Bistline Thrust Theatre: 8,212 sq. ft.; about 450 seats.

• James E. and Beverly Rogers Black Box Theatre: 3,400 sq. ft.; upwards of 227 seats, depending on how they are arranged.

First performance: “Man of LaMancha,” October 2004, in the Beverly B. Bistline Thrust Theatre

Last Modified: 02/22/07 at 08:19:50 AM