Join the Academy in Celebration of the 100th Anniversary of Fleischer Studios, as we host an Animation Festival on Saturday, January 22, 2022, in the Historic Academy Theatre.
Enjoy activities in the lobby prior to the event, including: photos with classical characters, Betty Boop/Popeye-inspired temporary body art, your very own flipbook creation, ‘Cuphead’, themed concessions/merchandise, and more!
Grab a plush theatre seat and enjoy classic Fleischer Studios cartoons, including a welcome message from the Fleischer Family. Concessions will be sold. Tickets to this event are FREE but are limited to the first 200 patrons. General Admission seating is available the day of the event. We encourage patrons to bring a can food item in support of the Knights of Columbus to this free community event.
Popeye the Sailor vs Sinbad the Sailor
- Betty Boop Poor Cinderella
- Superman vs the Mechanical Monster
- Who Framed Roger Rabbit
PLUS: Take a Fleischer Studios themed pottery class!
Note that the event producer and Artist may change dates, times, and/or venues depending on the current COVID-19 environment. Ticket buyers will be updated by the Academy Center of the Arts staff, should any change to schedule or venue occurs.
In order to protect those in attendance, enhanced safety measures and protocols will be in place including contactless digital ticketing, face masks are required for patrons, staff, and volunteers, and all Academy staff are fully vaccinated. To learn more about health and safety guidelines at the Academy Center of the Arts, visit academycenter.org/health-
FREE – Reserve here
For more information or to reserve FREE tickets to this event, contact our Box Office at (434)-846-8499.
Bo & Flo Hall
Supported by the BWXT Access Program
Know Before You Go:
All patrons, regardless of age, must have a ticket for this performance unless otherwise stated. All ages are welcome.
Videography and audio recording during the performances are prohibited. Photography of the set on stage is allowed pre-show, post-show, and during intermission. But we do ask that you show our designers and visiting performers some love by crediting them (and by tagging us) in your social media posts.
The Academy Center of the Arts offers a diverse selection of entertainment. Not all productions may appeal to or be appropriate for every guest or for all ages. Ticket buyers should take responsibility for making informed decisions regarding their purchases. We recommend visiting the official show website of each show you are coming to see at the Academy. If you ever have questions about the content or appropriateness of a show, please contact us at [email protected].
Our lobby doors open 60 minutes prior to show time. House doors open 30 minutes prior to show time for seating.
All indoor performances scheduled at the Academy Center of the Arts normally take place as planned unless otherwise stated.
Parking is available on-site and throughout downtown Lynchburg. The parking map above shows all of the free public and paid parking available. In addition, street parking is also available on most streets.
Please note: If attending an event or performance after 5pm or on weekends, Lot 2 (Pacific Life Lot) and Lot 12 (Regional Business Alliance) are free and open to for public use. We suggest utilizing these lots, which are closest to the Academy Center of the Arts and within walking distance.
Tickets may be purchased in advance or at the door. Our delivery methods are as follows:
Print at Home: This option allows you to print your tickets at home or access them on a mobile device via email.
Box Office Pick Up: You may stop by our Box Office, Monday through Friday, 12:00pm – 5:00pm, and have us print your tickets for you.
Will Call Pick Up: If your tickets are being held at Will Call, you can collect them inside the lobby at the Box Office counter.
All tickets for this show will be sold through academycenter.org and our ticketing system. Please do not use third-party resellers, as we do not contract with them. Should you use a reseller, the Academy Center of the Arts will not be liable for any issues with your purchase.
All ticket sales are subject to a Historic Theatre Restoration Fee and credit/debit card processing fees.
Want to volunteer and see this show for free? Contact Mallory Booker, [email protected], for more information.