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IMPORTANT COVID-19 CLOSURES AND CANCELLATIONS

Bardo Arts Center and the entire Belcher College of Fine and Performing Arts will be cancelling all face-to-face events for the remainder of the spring 2020 semester. The Western Carolina University Fine Art Museum will also remain closed until further notice. For ticket refund information, virtual event opportunities, and more, please read our full update here: ARTS.WCU.EDU/COVID-19


Box Office Details

Please note: the box office is currently closed due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the current Coronavirus situation, the physical Bardo Arts Center Box Office will be closed until further notice. All ticket holders will be contacted individually by our Interim Box Office Manager, Jill Jacobs. If you have an urgent query for the box office that needs to be addressed, please leave a voice message by calling 828.227.2479; voice messages will be sent digitally to our staff. If you prefer, you may also email bardoartscenter@wcu.edu. Thank you and have a good day. 

 

Additional Information

ALL TICKETED EVENT LISTING

Access our current listing of ticketed events at Bardo Arts Center throughout the 2019-2020 season.
please click here.

RATES

Bardo Arts Center Standard Rates*

  • Adult: $15
  • Senior: $10
  • WCU Faculty/Staff : $10
  • Students: $5
  • Group Rates: Available for selected shows for groups of 20 or more. BAC Sunday Cinema Series screenings are always at 7:30 PM and the above rates do not change. If you are interested in getting a discount on tickets, consider becoming a subscriber. Learn more about the BAC Sunday Cinema Series by clicking here. 

Special Rate for "An Evening with David Sedaris"

    • Adult: $25
    • Senior: $20
    • WCU Faculty/Staff : $20
    • Students: $5

*Please note:
Outside of the season that Bardo Arts Center produces, we serve as a venue space for numerous on-campus departments and groups, along with off-campus organizations. All other ticketing rates are set by the department or organization and can be found here.

Please note there is a $3 fee for all tickets sold at the Box Office. $1 of this fee goes to support student scholarships in the Belcher College of Fine & Performing Arts. $2 supports the BAC Box Office operations.

Policy

All ticket sales are final. No refunds or exchanges will be issued unless the performance is canceled. BAC reserves the right to make changes or substitutions to the lineup should production problems arise with any listed performance.

Please note there is a $3 fee for all tickets sold at the Box Office. $1 of this fee goes to support student scholarships in the Belcher College of Fine & Performing Arts. $2 supports the BAC Box Office operations.

Special Rates

  • Group Rates: Available for selected shows for groups of 20 or more
  • Senior Rates: Available for selected shows for those 60 years of age or older
  • Student Rates: Available for most shows for any student of any age at any institution. ID required.

Children

A ticket is required for anyone entering the performance hall, including young children. Children of all ages qualify for student tickets. Please use discretion when choosing to bring a child to a performance. Most of the performances are not recommended for children younger than five years of age. Should a child become disruptive, an accompanying adult may be asked to wait with them in the lobby.

Seating

A listing of the available seats in the John W. Bardo Find and Performing Arts Center

 

Hoey Auditorium Seating Chart

 

special accommodations

  • Accessibility: BAC is accessible to individuals with disabilities. Wheelchair spaces are available in the orchestra and balcony of the performance hall. For special accommodations, please contact the box office at 828.227.2479.
  • Assistive Listening: Assistive listening devices are available at no charge at the box office on a first come, first served basis. Please return the device to the box office or to a member of the house staff at the end of the performance.
  • Parking: The BAC parking lot has seven handicapped parking spaces available on a first come, first served basis. Passengers may be dropped off and picked up at the entrance to the performance hall at any time by drivers circling the parking lot.

Gift Certificates

Gift certificates are available for each Performance Series and single ticket orders. Please contact the box office to purchase a gift certificate at 828.227.2479.

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