Call us directly: 919.832.9997
2 East South Street, Raleigh View on Map

 

WHERE WE ARE LOCATED

 

Theatre Raleigh is based inside the Kennedy Theatre, which is located around the back of the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts.

 

While the address is technically ” 2 E. South St.”, the entrance to the theatre is off of Salisbury St. (For GPS, use “780 S. Salisbury St. 27601)

If you are facing Memorial Auditorium, go to your RIGHT and follow the sidewalk around the back of the building. (If you go to the left you will end up at the loading dock for Memorial/Fletcher.) You will see the brick Kennedy Theatre sign on your left. The entrance to the theatre is under the portico, through the double glass doors.

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Physical address: 2 E South Street, Raleigh, NC 27601

Best GPS address: 780 S. Salisbury St. Raleigh, NC 27601

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PARKING INFORMATION

There is disabled and regular parking available in the the Kennedy Theatre lot, via the entrance off Salisbury Street.

IMPORTANT: in the Kennedy Lot, DO NOT park anywhere that does not have 2 white lines on either side of your car or YOU WILL BE TOWED!!!

Public parking is also available in the gravel lot directly across the street when demand is low. If the gravel lot is in use, there is a parking structure at the corner of Salisbury and South as well as a paved flat lot directly across from the front entrance of Memorial Auditorium.

 

 

SEATING INFORMATION

 

ALL SHOWS IN THE KENNEDY ARE GENERAL ADMISSION.

The Kennedy lobby opens at least an hour before the show’s scheduled start time. The house usually opens 30 minutes prior to curtain. Once the doors open, seating is on a first-come first-served basis.

 

ACCESSIBILITY

For patrons with accessibility needs, please see a House Manager or Theatre Raleigh staff member when you arrive at the theatre. We have specific seating locations that are wheelchair accessible and we always reserve at least two of these spaces for each performance.

WILL CALL

NEW at Theatre Raleigh: No worries if you aren’t able to print your tickets, just bring your smart phone!  Our scanner work best phone to phone!  But if prefer to have a hard copy, you can print your tickets at home or visit us at the Box Office and we are happy to print them out for you!!! 

 

TICKET CHANGE INFORMATION

If you need to change the date of your tickets, please call the box office at (919) 832-9997.

We are happy to accommodate ticket change requests across the run of a show up, but are unable to transfer tickets to a different production.

Please Note: Request for ticket changes must be made at least 24 hours prior to the performance date. We do not offer refunds for unused tickets.

 

FAQ

 

  • Why can’t I select my seats when purchasing tickets online?

Seating in the Kennedy Theatre is General Admission. The House typically opens 30 minutes prior to the start of the show, and seating is first-come first-served.

Seating in the Fletcher Theater is ASSIGNED

Reserved seating is available for handicapped patrons, and VIP patrons. Please email <meagan@theatreraleigh.com> if you have questions about reserved seating.

  • I purchased tickets but am unable to attend the performance I selected. Can I move my tickets to another day?

Yes! If you need to change the date of your tickets, please call the box office at (919) 832-9997. We are happy to accommodate ticket change requests across the run of a show, but are unable to transfer tickets to a different production.

Please note: Request for ticket changes must be made at least 24 hours prior to the performance date. We do not offer refunds for unused tickets.

  • I am unable to print out my tickets via the email link. Can I pick them up at Will Call?

Yes. If you are not able to print out your tickets, please come to the Box Office and we will print them out for you, or just bring your smart phone!  Our scanners work best phone to phone!

  • Can I purchase tickets over the phone?

Yes. The box office phone # is (919) 832-9997. Please be patient with us in returning your call, as the box office is staffed part-time, often by volunteers. For immediate needs, feel free to email <meagan@theatreraleigh.com>

  • Do you offer a Group Discount?

Yes. Groups of 10 or more qualify for a group discount.

Group Tickets in the Kennedy:

All seats are GENERAL ADMISSION: $26 + tax (= $27.76)

  • What is the minimum age to receive a Senior Discount?

65 years of age.

  • How can I find more information about the shows in the season?

Information about each of the shows in the 2016 Season can be found on the homepage. There you will find a synopsis, ratings, and other information relevant to the show.

 

 


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Thank You to our 2016 Sponsors!

PLATINUM SPONSOR:
Kennedy Properties
Summit Hospitality Group

SILVER SPONSOR:
Thales Academy

BRONZE SPONSORS:
Barton College
CT Weekends
celio.net
Katherine Connell Interior Design
Raymond James & Associates
Synergy Spa, Aesthetics and Wellness
United Real Estate – Raleigh
Weston Banks Wealth Partners

PRINTING SPONSOR:
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