Welcome to the Academy Center of the Arts! We’re located in Lynchburg, Virginia, south of Charlottesville and east of Roanoke. When you rent with us, you don’t just get a space—you get a full-service experience. From our top-notch facilities to our state-of-the-art gear and hands-on team, the Academy Center of the Arts has everything you need to deliver a smooth and seamless event (without any headaches).
If you’re ready to get started, contact our rentals team using the information below.
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.
Rent our spaces for:
- Private Events
- Birthday Parties
- Corporate Events and Rentals
- Social Events and Private Rentals
- Ticketed Performance Rentals
- Performance Partner Program
Host Your Private Event With Us
Historic Academy Theatre
Restored Historic Theatre
Joy & Lynch Christian Warehouse
Theatre 72 – 600 capacity
Adaptable for Every Type of Event
Patricia Harrington Gallery Building
75 – 100 capacity
Adaptable Event Space
The Hall Of Legends
Up to 50 capacity
Unique venue inside of the Historic Academy Theatre