EKU Center for the Arts, Richmond

(4.3/5 based on 30+ reviews on the web)
The EKU Center is conveniently located just 20 minutes from Lexington off I-75 (Exit 87) on the campus of Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond, Kentucky. The facility features:

- Floor area: 128,885 square feet

- 2000-seat Broadway- and concert-quality performance hall

- Space available for weddings, private dinners, receptions, and meetings

- Grand lobby suitable for multiple event types

- Media accessible
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  • We attended the Riverdance 20th Anniversary performance here. I thought I had found good seats while purchasing the tickets online. Maybe it was because of my lack of experience, but the seats I chose...  more »
  • If you don't mind paying $40 to $120 a ticket, you can see some stunning shows here. The facility is top-notch. The staff is friendly and professional. Sadly, up until this season (2016/2017) they use...  more »
  • My friend was in a wheelchair due to chemo. When tickets were purchased they were not for any special seats but they placed us on the balcony just to the side of the stage & couldn't have been more ac...  more »
  • This is an awesome theater! We wish we had theaters like this back in our home country. What an honour for the artists it is to perform here!
  • Despite the size of EKU, they bring some pretty amazing shows here! It's one of those 'best kept secret' things that shouldn't be a secret. Check it out!
  • The most beautiful center I have ever performed in. Extremely nice venue
  • I attended a few shows a year here and always have a wonderful visit. It's a very nice venue, comfortable and the staff are always helpful and friendly.
  • What a great theatre for actually seeing an event. only seats around 2000 so get your tickets early before they sell out.