Based on CDC and state guidelines, masks are required inside the building for everyone, regardless of vaccination status.

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

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

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 2020-2021

Scott K. Hammer
Impact Makers
Immediate Past Chair
Juanita B. Leatherberry
Keller Williams Realty
Vice Chairman
Nancy L. McMahon
Angela Harper
Community Volunteer
Sherman Burroughs
Bank of America
Abrar Azamuddin
Office of the Attorney General of Virginia
Shantelle Brown, PharmD
Hope Pharmacy
Mike Burke
James Doering
Randolph-Macon College
Michael Haubenstock
Visual Artist
John “Bud” Henderson
General Cigar Corporation
Chris Jones
Anthology, Inc.
Michael E. Klein, Esq.
Belinda McDowell
Capital One
Josh Parsley
Estes Forwarding Worldwide
Carolyn Pitts
Visual Artist
Member Emeritus
Virginia Johnson
County Liaison
Neil Luther
Henrico County Recreation & Parks
K Alferio
The Cultural Arts Center
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