Nick Smith 🗓

Purchase tickets here. Hailing from small-town Kent’s Store, VA. Born on January 17, 1989. Nick Smith quickly learned the values of hard work and independence at a young age. He always loved to sing as a boy and showed it by fulfilling the varsity choir throughout his high school career. After graduating from Fluvanna High, Nick immediately pursued […]

Bill Wellington

Bill Wellington – The Midnight Ride of Jack Jouett Purchase tickets here. In June of 1781 Virginia patriot Jack Jouett rode 40 miles from Louisa County to warn Governor Thomas Jefferson and the Virginia legislature that the British were coming to Charlottesville to capture not only them, but the rest of the Virginia state government. As a […]

The Living Last Supper

Purchase tickets here. “The Living Last Supper” brings to life an intimate portrayal of Jesus and his disciples the night before he was crucified. With a stunning representation of the books of the bible and Leonardo da Vinci’s masterpiece, The Living Last Supper, this play takes a closer look at the emotions and passion of the […]

Lionel Bart’s, Oliver!

Books, Music and Lyrics by Lionel Bart Purchase tickets here. Bringing Charles Dickens’ beloved novel to life, Lionel Bart’s Oliver! takes audiences on a wild adventure through Victorian England. Join young, orphaned Oliver Twist as he navigates London’s underworld of theft and violence, searching for a home, a family, and – most importantly – for love. When Oliver […]

Steve Trash

Rockin’ Eco Hero – Steve Trash has entertained over 25 million people since 1984 as an Illusionist, Eco-Entertainer, Kid Comedian and Environmental Director. He is an award-winning performer and founding member of Keep the Shoals Beautiful and a lifetime member of the Alabama Asociation of Environmental Education. Steve has appeared in theatres, fairs, and festivals all […]

December ’63

Purchase tickets here. The music of FRANKIE VALLI AND THE FOUR SEASONS comes to life in this one-of-a-kind concert experience. DECEMBER ‘63 showcases all your favorite songs from Frankie Valli, including the classics that have been thrilling audiences for decades, along with the most popular singles from the Broadway blockbuster musical, The Jersey Boys. This re-creation […]

Soundworks

Purchase tickets here. Soundworks is Central Virginia’s premier men’s a cappella ensemble!  In recent years, the ensemble has delighted audiences in Virginia and throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.The group’s dynamic repertoire encompasses a wide range of musical genres including contemporary a cappella, doo-wop, folk, gospel, holiday music, jazz, barbershop, chorale works and more! Over the years, Soundworks […]

Elijah Rock

Purchase tickets here. Elijah Rock is emerging as the new generation’s next great Crooner. From Gershwin to Sinatra, Rock’s voice, charisma, and dazzling tap dance give each tune a special place in his powerful repertoire. Winner of the 2014 NAACP Theatre Award for Best Male Equity performer in “Breath and Imagination: The Story of Roland Hayes” triple […]

Tayla Lynn & Tre Twitty

Tayla Lynn and Tre Twitty *Our evening performance is sold out, so we have added a 2:00pm matinee! Tickets are still available!  Tayla Lynn’s life could be a country song, which is no surprise considering she was born into the country music dynasty created by her grandmother, Loretta Lynn. She’s experienced success as a songwriter and […]

The Skip Castro Band

Purchase tickets here. It began a long time ago. 1978 to be exact. Four musicians, out of work at the same time got together because honestly, they liked to play music. Thus, the Skip Castro Band was born. A mutual love of rhythm ‘n blues, swing, boogie woogie and rock ‘n roll became the foundation. Over […]

The Original Rhondels

  From Virginia Beach, VA, The Original Rhondels are a music tradition who have performed their hit recordings across the United States. In 1969, Bill Deal and the Rhondels began a recording career that would take them to Madison Square Garden and across the country. With three top 10 hits, May I, I’ve Been Hurt, and […]

Billy and The Backbeats

Billy Brockman is a guitarist, singer and songwriter performing in the Central Virginia area as a solo artist and as guitarist/singer for the band, The Beackbeats. A professional musician for most of his adult life, Billy has performed with many other well known Charlottesville area bands; Jawbone, Jimmy O & the Ready Teds, Terri Allard, […]

The Courtney Brothers

Louisa natives Richard and Gary Courtney began making music together over 30 years ago. With a musical style ranging from R&B, Jazz, Top 40, and HipHop this band appeals to a wide variety of audiences. With Richard Courtney on Bass Guitar and Vocals, Gary Courtney on Lead Guitar and Lead Vocals, Tommy Jackson on Keyboards […]

Sauna Mountain Valley Boys

Hailing from Louisa, VA, the Sauna Mountain Valley Boys are back at Louisa Arts Center for another exciting performance! Enjoy a repertoire ranging from the blues, rock, country, standards and Americana in a fun party setting inside our Cooke-Haley Theater. Performance begins at 7:30pm. Purchase tickets here.

Laura Bryna 🗓

Laura Bryna   Get Tickets Laura Bryna is a recording artist, song writer, and soon to be children’s book author, who—after having a career in Nashville—is emerging with a new sound that is sure to please old fans…as well as earn her a new audience. Bryna has teamed with legendary producer Peter Asher, and the […]

John Ford Coley 🗓

John Ford Coley Get Tickets There are songs you hear in your life that transport you to a certain time or give you a special feeling.  You associate those good times to the group that made them famous.  Songs like I’d Really Love to See You Tonight, Nights Are Forever Without You and Love is […]

Mark Nizer 4-D 🗓

Mark Nizer 4-D  Get Tickets Twenty-four years ago Mark Nizer’s mother signed him up for a juggling class.  With the help of that juggling teacher, he learned how to juggle and has been juggling ever since.  Now some twenty-five years later juggling has been his only “real job “and he continues to learn and invent […]

Skip Castro Band 🗓

Skip Castro Band Get Tickets Begun in 1978, four musicians, with a mutual love of rhythm ‘n blues, swing, boogie woogie, and rock ‘n roll have become the foundation of what is now known as the Skip Castro Band, a staple on the East Coast between Boston and Atlanta playing every bar, club, music hall, […]

Dracula 🗓

Dracula Get Tickets The Central Virginia Theatre, produced by LAC, kicks off its inaugural season with a Halloween treat in Dracula, “A Vampire play in Two Acts,” dramatized by Hamilton Deane and John L. Balderston, from the Novel by Bram Stoker, and directed by LAC’s Executive Director, Jeffrey Bowen. This dark thriller is filled with […]

The Highwaymen Live 🗓

The Highwaymen Live Get Tickets Perhaps the greatest Country super group in history, the Highwaymen traveled the world performing Country music to millions of fans.  LAC presents an amazing tribute to this historic group with The Highwaymen Live performing hit after hit sung just as if the original band is onstage live!  This Country music […]

Michael Allman 🗓

April 8 – 7:30p.m. $35 – All Tickets Get Tickets Michael Allman is lead vocalist and front man of the Mile High Club Band. Michael’s dad is legendary rocker, GREGG ALLMAN, a founding member of the famed “Allman Brothers Band”. Michael looks and sounds very similar to his famous father, yet he has his own distinctive […]

Aaron Tippin 🗓

JUST ADDED 2nd Performance  March 25 – 3:30p.m. March 25 – 7:30p.m. $50 Preferred Seats/$35 All Other Tickets Get Tickets Enjoy this electrifying country music great for an up close and personal performance at the intimate Louisa Arts Center. Aaron burst onto the country music scene in the 1990’s with YOU GOTTA STAND FOR SOMETHING. […]

Godspell, Jr. 🗓

March 10, 11 – 7:30p.m. March 12 – 2:00p.m. $15 Adults/$8 Youth Get Tickets The popular LAC Youth Theatre returns! This is a timeless tale of friendship, loyalty, and love based on the Broadway musical that took the world by storm. Godspell JR. is a sensation that continues to touch audiences. A group of young […]

Tidewater Guitar Quartet 🗓

February 11 – 7:30p.m. $35 – All Tickets Get Tickets For our Valentine’s Show, we offer an incredible Guitar Quartet. John Boyles, Sam Dorsey, Todd Holcomb and Cliff Morris join us from the exceptional Tidewater Guitar Orchestra. TGO is one of the only orchestras of its kind in North America. This talented group of guitarists […]

Marty Haggard 🗓

February 4 – 7:30 p.m. $35 – All Tickets Get Tickets Recently the world lost a country legend, MERLE HAGGARD. His son Marty travels to the Center to perform a tribute to his Pop. You’ll here great songs from Merle like THE BOTTLE LET ME DOWN, WORKIN’ MAN’S BLUES, OKIE FROM MUSKOGEE, PANCHO & LEFTY, […]