The Classic Center
Athens, GA 30601
706-208-0900 | 800-864-4160
The Classic Center Theatre is the "crown jewel" of Downtown Athens. This state-of-the-art, 2,100-seat theater is home to nationally touring Broadway productions, headline entertainers, concerts and the Athens Symphony. More than just a performing arts space, The Classic Center Theatre is home to community events, including church services, meetings and fundraising events.
The Classic Center Theatre has hosted the Secretaries of State, a weekly network television series, and the annual "Dancing with the Athens Stars." The venue has also partnered with the University of Georgia Performing Arts Center for a new Celebrity Evenings Series, which brings well-known, world-class performers to Athens. The Classic Center Theatre also serves the youth of northeast Georgia with two productions of well-loved stories, both shows a part of the Children's Series.
Info & Amenities
Hours of Operation
Monday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Tuesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wednesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thursday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Friday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Admission & Fees
Rates See Website
Meeting Facilities, Parking on Site, Party Facilities, Public Restrooms
Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible, Open Year 'Round
Suitable for Ages
Alton Brown Live! The Edible Inevitable Tour
10/21/2014 - 10/21/2014
Alton Brown, "Iron Chef" host and renowned television personality is taking his brand of quirky humor and culinary science on the road with Alton Brown Live! The Edible Inevitable Tour. Brown's tour promises to be an eventful evening of stand-up comedy, talk show antics, multimedia lecture, live music and food experimentation. Don't miss your chance to see Alton Brown Live!read more
Bill Cosby’s Far From Finished Tour
10/26/2014 - 10/26/2014
Comedy Central will present Bill Cosby's Far From Finished Tour on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014 at 7 p.m. at The Classic Center Theatre in downtown Athens. Cosby's success spans five decades and virtually all media.
Tickets are $34-$68, plus applicable fees. Purchase tickets online at ClassicCenter.com, by calling 706.357.4444 or in person at The Classic Center Theatre Box Office.read more
Kip Moore - CMT ON Tour 2014: UP IN SMOKE
11/14/2014 - 11/14/2014
Platinum-selling singer/songwriter Kip Moore will headline the CMT On Tour 2014: Up In Smoke at The Classic Center Theatre on Friday, November 14 at 8 p.m. Moore has tapped newcomers Charlie Worsham and Sam Hunt to come along for the ride.
Moore's album "Up All Night" was the best-selling debut album from any solo male country artist released in 2012 and 2013, and produced three back-to-back No. 1 singles with the Platinum-selling "Somethin' 'Bout A Truck," "Beer Money" and "Hey Pretty...read more