Who We Are

The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen offers residents and visitors in the metropolitan Richmond region an unparalleled opportunity to experience the arts, entertain new ideas, develop a new talent, and experience first-hand, all the best this community has to offer.

The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen

Utilizing the unique and memorable features of the old Glen Allen School, this 50,300 square foot multi-use facility opened as The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen in 1999. To bring together the best in visual, literary and performing arts, the Center presents impeccable programming, as well as hosts outside arts organizations.

On any given week, a visitor may experience an art exhibition, concerts by nationally known artists, your favorite plays and musicals, modern and classic dance performances, outstanding shopping, arts education and more. Area corporations utilize our facility for meetings, workshops and retreats. The Center is also the site of many happy weddings, anniversaries, reunions and birthday celebrations.

The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen is a vital community resource for creativity and education in the visual and performing arts.

Mission

To inspire and enrich our community by offering exceptional performances, classes, and visual arts exhibits.

Special Events and Programs

As non-profit organization, the Center meets its mission by presenting programs in visual, literary and performing arts in the Metropolitan Richmond area.

Click on a specific program or event to find out more:

Additional Concerts, Plays, Performances, Classes

The Center works closely with many local and regional arts organizations and presenters who use this venue as a place to present performances, offer classes, and exhibit fine art.

  • The Latin Ballet of Virginia performs and teaches classes here.
  • The County of Henrico Division of Recreation and Parks offers a summer performing arts camp, CenterStage.
  • Henrico Theatre Company offers a sold-out season of drama, comedy and musical theatre.

Check out our calendar for specific dates and times!

The Cultural Arts Center At Glen Allen Foundation

Board of Directors

  • Owen Hunt - Chairman (Anthem)
  • Juanita Leatherberry - Vice Chairman (Keller Williams)
  • Nancy McMahon - Secretary (Alfa Laval)
  • Mike Burke - Treasurer (BB&T)
  • Shantelle L. Brown, PhD (Sam's Club Pharmacy)
  • James Doering (Randolph Macon College)
  • Kerry Grey, Esq  (Altria)
  • Scott Hammer (ImpactMakers)
  • Bud Henderson (General Cigar)
  • Bruce Kay (Markel)
  • Mike Klein, Esq  (Altria)
  • Beth Noonan (Capital One)
  • Jaspreet G. Pahwa (Habitat An' Sum)
  • Josh Parsley (Celadon)
  • Rugene Paulette (The Steward School)
  • Brandi Payne (Housing Opportunities Made Equal)
  • Peter Thacker (Joyner, Kirkham, Keel and Robertson)
  • Harold Thaxton (Community Volunteer)
  • K Alferio - Center President
  • Neil Luther (County liaison - Director - Henrico County Recreation & Parks

Member Emeritus

  • Virginia Johnson

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