Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
Originally opened in 1948, the Lyric Theatre was a thriving cultural centerpiece for Lexington's African American families hosting movies, fashion shows and big name acts like Count Basie and Ray Charles. Renovated and expanded, the facility hosts a robust schedule of performances, films and exhibits in its theater, museum, gallery and multi-purpose room.
The facility boasts a 540 seat proscenium theater, museum, gallery, courtyard and multi-purpose room, all available for rental. The multi-purpose room seats 325 (250 banquet style).
- Length of Tour: 45 minutes
- Price Range $-$$$$: Free
- Accessibility: Yes
- Theater Capacity 540
- Banquet Capacity 250
- Number of Rooms 5
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