When visiting, face coverings are required inside the building at all times.

You may also schedule appointments with staff by calling 804-261-ARTS.

To schedule a meeting or facility tour, please call 804-261-6211.

PLEASE NOTE: The Cultural Arts Center will close at 5:30pm on April 6-8, however please join us April 9-11 for a special performance of Love Letters by Henrico Theatre Company.

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.


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!

Board of Directors 2019-2020

  • Juanita Leatherberry - Chairman
    Keller Williams Realty
  • Scott K. Hammer - Vice Chairman
    Impact Makers
  • Brandi Payne - Secretary
    City of Colonial Heights
  • Mike Burke - Treasurer
    KM Hotels
  • Abrar Azamuddin
    Office of the Attorney General of Virginia
  • Shantelle Brown, PharmD
    Hope Pharmacy
  • Sherman Burroughs
    Bank of America
  • James Doering
    Randolph Macon College
  • Kerry Grey, Esq.
  • Angela Harper
    Community Volunteer
  • Michael Haubenstock
  • John "Bud" Henderson
    General Cigar Corporation
  • Chris Jones
    VCU School of the Arts
  • Michael E. Klein, Esq.
  • Belinda McDowell
    Capital One
  • Nancy L. McMahon
  • Josh Parsley
    Estes Forwarding Worldwide
  • JoAnn Perkins
    Community Volunteer
  • Peter Thacker
    Joyner, Kirkman, Keel and Robertson
  • Virginia Johnson
    Member Emeritus
  • Neil Luther
    County Liaison
  • K Alferio 
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