Wortham Center for the Performing Arts

Located in the heart of the Pack Square Cultural District, the Wortham Center for the Performing Arts is a three-venue complex comprising the Diana Wortham Theatre, the Tina McGuire Theatre, and the Henry LaBrun Studio. There is convenient off-street parking and numerous downtown restaurants within a block of the center. The Wortham Center offers live performances of music, theatre and dance throughout the year by nationally touring artists (the Mainstage Series) as well as a wide array of performances and events by more than 40 professional and avocational regional arts groups. Over 55,000 attended an event in the theatre in 2018, which includes over 10,000 students, teachers and parents from 16 counties in WNC as part of the theatre's education program, the Matinee Series. The Wortham Center for the Performing Arts is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization.

Amenities
Packages
  • Discount - Group Rates
Food and Beverage Service
  • Bar/Lounge
Admission
  • Rates - $$
Attraction Amenities
  • Accessible
  • Public Restroom
Discounts & Packages
  • Discount - Group Rates
Food and Beverage
  • Snack Bar/Shop
  • Beverages Available
Hours
  • Monday: Closed unless there is a performance.
  • Tuesday: Box Office 10am-4pm
  • Wednesday: Box Office 10am-4pm
  • Thursday: Box Office 10am-4pm
  • Friday: Box Office 10am-4pm
  • Saturday: Closed unless there is a performance.
Discounts & Packages
  • Discount - Group Rates
Facility Amenities
  • Audio-Visual Equipment
  • Banquet Room(s)
  • Breakout Rooms
  • Maximum Capacity: 500
  • Meeting Rooms
Wedding Amenities
  • Reception
  • Ceremony
Meeting Facilities
Meeting Facility
  • Number of Rooms: 3
  • Theatre Capacity: 500
  • Banquet Capacity: 325
  • Classroom Capacity: 100
  • Reception Capacity: 325

Located in the heart of the Pack Square Cultural District, the Wortham Center for the Performing Arts is a three-venue complex comprising the Diana Wortham Theatre, the Tina McGuire Theatre, and the Henry LaBrun Studio. There is convenient off-street parking and numerous downtown restaurants within a block of the center. The Wortham Center offers live performances of music, theatre and dance throughout the year by nationally touring artists (the Mainstage Series) as well as a wide array of performances and events by more than 40 professional and avocational regional arts groups. Over 55,000 attended an event in the theatre in 2018, which includes over 10,000 students, teachers and parents from 16 counties in WNC as part of the theatre's education program, the Matinee Series. The Wortham Center for the Performing Arts is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization.

Meeting Facility Rooms
Room Name SqFt. Dimensions Ceiling Theater Classroom Banquet Reception
Tina McGuire Theatre 1500 X 100 120 100
Henry LaBrun Studio X 70 70
Events

  • Thursday, July 25, 2024 to July 27, 2024
  • Wortham Center for the Performing Arts
  • Location: Wortham Center for the Performing Arts
  • Address: 18 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801
  • Times: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Be mesmerized by Terpsicorps Theatre of Dance's extraordinary production, 'Before the Scream'. Terpsicorps features professional dancers from … more

  • Wednesday, August 14, 2024
  • Wortham Center for the Performing Arts
  • Location: Wortham Center for the Performing Arts
  • Address: 18 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801
  • Times: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Las Vegas Comic Impressionist Ken Block loves nothing more than to deliver a performance that will thrill everyone. Get ready for an evening (90 … more

  • Friday, September 20, 2024 to September 22, 2024
  • Wortham Center for the Performing Arts
  • Location: Wortham Center for the Performing Arts
  • Address: 18 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28806
  • Times: 6:00 PM
  • Recurrence: Recurring every 2 days

Punch Bucket Lit Inaugural Literary Festival, September, 20th & 21st, 2024 Our literary festival brings writers and literary enthusiasts from all … more

Circus EVO is coming to Asheville for the first time! Embark on an acrobatic journey with “Solstice: a Winter Circus Experience.” This captivating … more

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