Bring Your Show to Our Stage

Bring your show to our stage! Rental clients come back again and again to present theater, concerts, film screenings, dance, speakers, and more. With first-class facilities and staff at your service, the Academy Center of the Arts is here to make your performance a success. Explore the Historic Academy Theatre and the Joy & Lynch Christian Warehouse Theatre.

All rental inquiries – corporate rentals, weddings, birthday parties, performance rentals, and non-profit groups – will be responded to within 48 hours of initial correspondence. Please note only rental dates that exceed a 90 day lead time from the date of inquiry will be considered.

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Performance Venues

The Historic Academy Theatre in Lynchburg, Virginia

Historic Academy Theatre
  • 835 seat historic theatre
  • Newly restored venue designed to accommodate large-scale performances
  • New orchestra lift systems and production equipment
  • State of the art LED lighting and sound systems
  • New climate control system
  • Spacious backstage
  • Ample dressing rooms

Technical Specifications

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Warehouse Theatre
  • 372 seated capacity
  • 600 standing room capacity
  • Spacious black box theatre with flexible seating configurations
  • Dressing rooms to accommodate 20 performers
  • Black box lighting grid with updated sound system
  • Catering kitchen available
  • Front projection system available

Technical Specifications

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If you are interested in booking a rental with ACOA, please fill out our short inquiry form and we will better be able to quote you.

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