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Canceled: Blank Canvas Block Party

Time: May 4 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Venue: Historic Academy Theatre

Due to unforeseen circumstances the Blank Canvas Block Party occurring on Saturday, May 4th has been canceled. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. You will receive a full refund of your purchase within 48 hours. If you would like to donate the cost of the ticket to the Academy’s programs, please contact the Academy Box Office. For your inconvenience we would also like to offer you free tickets to Artrageous taking place on Thursday, May 2nd in the Academy’s Historic Theatre. You may contact the Box Office to redeem.

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Know before you go:

Age Requirement

All patrons, regardless of age, must have a ticket for this event unless otherwise stated. All ages are welcome.

Camera Policy

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.

Content Advisory

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].

Doors Open

Our lobby doors open 60 minutes prior to show time. House doors open 30 minutes prior to show time for seating.

Parking & Directions

Parking is available on-site and throughout downtown Lynchburg. Our parking map (linked below) shows all of the free public and paid parking available. In addition, street parking is also available on most streets.

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Ticketing Policies

Ticketing purchases are non-refundable. By purchasing a ticket to an event at The Academy Center of the Arts, you are agreeing to our ticketing policy. View our full ticketing policy.


Want to volunteer and see this show for free? Contact Mele Thompson, [email protected]for more information.