The Paramount Theater
215 East Main Street | Charlottesville, VA 22902
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The Paramount Theater’s mission – to educate, enchant, enrich and enlighten – is rooted in our commitment to presenting a wide variety of arts, education, and entertainment opportunities for everyone to enjoy. The Paramount welcomes nearly 90,000 patrons annually purposefully offering a broad and diverse array of world-class performances ranging from classical, opera, live music, HD broadcasts, movies, comedy and much more! Originally built in 1931, The Paramount Theater is a cultural cornerstone on Charlottesville’s historic downtown mall. It is also Charlottesville’s largest classroom, serving thousands of school-age children each year through the Paramount Arts Education Program as well as public family performances.