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Dominion Arts Center

The Dominion Arts Center is a performing arts complex located in the heart of Downtown Richmond that welcomes talent from the around the corner, and around the world, that will astound and inspire audiences of all ages. There’s something for everyone at the Dominion Arts Center, with three performance venues, a visual arts gallery and an innovative education facility. The Dominion Arts also specializes in special events from corporate meetings and events to wedding ceremonies and receptions! Capacity: Carpenter Theatre Stage: Sit-Down Dinner 300 Carpenter Theatre Stage: Cocktail Reception 550 Gottwald Playhouse: Cocktail Reception 220 Rhythm Hall & Showcase Gallery: Cocktail Reception 300

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Facility Info
  • Description Built in 1928, Richmond CenterStage’s Carpenter Theatre has been beautifully restored into one of Richmond’s premier venues. With its unique Spanish baroque architecture, it will captivate you and your guests with its elegant interiors and lush surroundings. Combined with the more contemporary styles of the adjacent Rhythm Hall and Libby S. Gottwald Playhouse, this downtown complex has everything you need for your special day. Imagine saying your vows in the romantic setting of the historic Carpenter Theatre or walking down the magnificent steps of the grand staircase to greet your guests as husband and wife. Have your first dance in Rhythm Hall in a soft, ambient glow created by our state-of-the-art light and sound system or your name in lights in Carpenter Theatre’s Grand Marquee. Richmond's CenterStage also specializes in corporate meetings and events. Gottwald Theater is the perfect location for lectures whereas Rhythm Hall can be converted to accommodate a meeting of any style.
  • Reception Capacity 550
  • Theatre Capacity 1800
  • Banquet Capacity 300
  • Number of Rooms 5
  • Classroom Capacity 150