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Pioneer Theatre Presents: The Trial of Ygor

Time: January 20 @ 7:30 pm
Venue: Historic Academy Theatre
Cost: Free

Heritage High School’s Pioneer Theatre has had the great honor of being one of two High Schools from the Commonwealth of Virginia to be invited to the 2024 Southeastern Theatre Conference in Mobile, Alabama. Their competition piece, The Trial of Ygor, recognized for its excellence, will compete for the title of best production in the Southeast.

The trip to Alabama is beyond what the students and Pioneer Theatre can afford. As a community, come support these talented students and this once in a lifetime opportunity to represent our state at this nationally recognized event. The evening will include a pay what you can performance of The Trial of Ygor and all Academy concessions sales will be donated to the cause. 

Read more about Pioneer Theatre and SETC via LCS.

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Pay what you can; donations for Pioneer Theatre’s trip to the 2024 Southeastern Theatre Conference in Mobile, Alabama. 

For more information or to purchase tickets to this performance, contact our Bank of the James Ticketing Office at (434) 846-8499.

Sponsored By:

National Endowment for the Arts

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.