Ferguson Center for the Arts

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Contact Information

  • Ferguson Center for the Arts
    • 1 Avenue of the Arts
      Newport News, VA 23606
      Highway Exit: 258 - J. Clyde Morris Boulevard
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    • Phone: 757-594-8752
      Toll Free: 855-337-4849
      Email: Contact us
      Website: Visit us


Christopher Newport University’s Ferguson Center for the Arts has become an international force, presenting the finest artists in the world. More than 1 million people have experienced hundreds of performances in our acoustically superb theaters. The eclectic nature of our season is consistent with our mission: to offer a broad range of performances, reach the largest number of community members while maintaining our status as the finest performing arts center in Hampton Roads.

Hours of Operation

Please call 855-FERG-TIX or visit www.fergusoncenter.org for complete ticket information. On performance nights, the Concert Hall Ticket Office opens 90 minutes prior to the start of the performance and remains open 30 minutes after starting. The Concert Hall Ticket Office is located in the lobby of the Music & Theatre Hall on the campus of Christopher Newport University.

Ticket Office Hours - In Season:
M - F, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sat, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Summer Hours (May 16 - Aug. 15):
M - Th, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Closed Fridays in July

Additional Information

  • Associations / Options
  • NNHA Member
  • Family Fun
  • Handicapped Accessible

Upcoming Events

  • David Brooks: The Road to Character: Oct 21; 7:30 p.m.
  • Virginia Symphony Orchestra Presents: Marsalis New Work + "New World": Oct 22; 7:30 p.m.
  • Brothers in Unity of Virginia Present: An Evening of Praise With John P. Kee and Luther Barnes: Oct 24; 6 p.m.
  • Drew Gasparini's "New Voices" with Richard Baskin, Jr.: Oct 28; 7:30 p.m.
  • Waitress: Nov 1; 7:30 p.m.
  • Melissa Etheridge: 2021 Tour: Nov 6; 8 p.m.
  • Jake Shimabukuro - Christmas in Hawaii: Nov 20; 8 p.m.
  • Live and Acoustic: Jason Mraz with Toca Rivera: Nov 26; 8 p.m.
  • Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis: 35th Anniversary: Nov 30; 7:30 p.m.
  • Virginia Symphony Orchestra Presents: Eric Jacobsen and Branford Marsalis: Dec 2; 7:30 p.m.
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