Our Space is Your Space
Welcome to the Academy Center of the Arts! We’re located in Lynchburg, Virginia, south of Charlottesville and north 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, let’s talk!
Social & Corporate Events
Bring your show to our stage! Producers and promoters 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, the Joy & Lynch Christian Warehouse Theatre, & the Patricia Harrington Gallery Building.
Social & Special Events
From ceremony to send-off, weddings to graduations, birthday parties, fundraisers, and anniversaries, the Academy Center of the Arts is here to help you create an unforgettable event. With a variety of event spaces ranging from contemporary to classic, our campus hosts a location to fit all occasions.
Historic Academy Theatre
835 seats • Stunning • Acclaimed Acoustics • Restored Historic Theatre
Joy & Lynch Christian Warehouse Theatre
72 – 500 capacity • Intimate • Adaptable for Every Type of Event