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The intimate 125-seat Mainstage Theatre in the Center for Communications Studies & Theatre is located at the south end of campus on the corner of Franklin & Race Streets.

Ticket Information

Online Ticketing:

Tickets can be purchased online HERE.

Where is the box office?:

The Box Office operates from the first floor of the Center for Communication Studies and Theatre during the hours of 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesday - Friday, and will be open one hour prior to show times to handle only that evening's business.


Regular Ticket Prices:

  • $6 Longwood Students (Longwood ID required)
  • $8 Senior Citizens, other students, & Longwood Faculty & Staff
  • $10 General Admission

General Information:

Tickets must be purchased at the time of a reservation. No tickets will be held without payment. Payment by cash, Lancer Cash, check, or credit card. Please be advised there is a convenience fee for credit cards. Exchanges must be made 24 hours in advance of the show date on your ticket with a $1 exchange fee per ticket. At the time of exchange, the ticket must be presented at the box office. There will be no refunds.

Sold-out Show Policy: In the event of a sold-out performance, any tickets not presented by 5 minutes to curtain (the start of the show) are subject to be re-sold. On sold-out nights, a waiting list will be available in the lobby at 6 p.m. on a first-come, first served basis (no names taken by phone).

**Seats in the Mainstage Theatre and Lab Theatre are General Admission. Arrive early to choose the best seats in the house.**

Shows start promptly. No late admission, and no refunds.
For questions concerning disability access, call 434.395.2392 (v) or 711 (trs).