About the Theatre

Students reading playbill during Matinee Series performance. By Sandra Stambaugh.The Diana Wortham Theatre's mission is to present entertaining, enlightening, and enriching programs to our neighbors and visitors in Asheville, Buncombe County and Western North Carolina. Located in the heart of the Pack Square Cultural District, Diana Wortham Theatre is an intimate 500 seat theatre with convenient off-street parking and numerous downtown restaurants within a block of the theatre.

Diana Wortham Theatre offers live performances of music, theatre and dance throughout the year by nationally touring artists (the Mainstage Series) as well as a wide array of performances and events by more than 35 professional and avocational regional arts groups. Over 52,000 attended an event in the theatre in 2013, which includes over 9,000 students, teachers and parents from 16 counties in WNC as part of the theatre's education program, the Matinee Series.

The Diana Wortham Theatre is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization.

DWT Theatre Seats by Sandra Stambaugh

Photos by Sandra Stambaugh

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