The Etherredge Center

The Etherredge Center has a cutting edge facility and staff of theatre and event professionals ready to make any event a success. There are multiple meeting spaces available with a capacity of up to 700 people. Our competitive pricing and team of event professionals will make the Etherredge Center an easy choice for your next event venue. The Etherredge Center has a few options of meeting spaces available. Visit our website for a virtual tour

Mainstage Auditorium

Capacity – 700

Stage 943.5sq ft

Orchestra pit (can be raised or lowered)

700 seat Auditorium

18 variable speed line sets. (Installation finished 2021)


Lower lobby is 4,100 sq ft.

Upper Lobby 2,250 sq ft.

Other Amenities:

  • On site catering
  • University resources such as video production available
  • WIFI and Ethernet internet
  • Backstage Dressing Rooms
  • Streaming/telecast options available
  • Online and printed ticketing for paid events
  • Multiple meeting space layout options


For more information Contact Michael St. John for bookings at or (803) 641-3328.

Etherredge Center Cultural Series

  • The mission of the Etherredge Center for the Fine & Performing Arts is to present, promote and inspire cultural and intellectual opportunities for the benefit and enjoyment of individuals in the University of South Carolina Aiken community and the CSRA, by:
  • Attracting prominent, professional, national and international artists in the performing arts, to provide quality and diverse productions; educational outreach; and professional networking opportunities for students;
  • Supporting the growth of community arts groups through rentals and partnerships;
  • Supporting the mission, values, and goals of the University of South Carolina Aiken, and the Department of Visual and Performing Arts;
  • Providing an atmosphere for programs that enhance the cultural and intellectual growth of the community;
  • Serving as a professional, welcoming, and strong advocate for the Arts locally, regionally, and nationally.


The Etherredge Center Cultural Series has boasted notable acts such as:

  • The Four Tops
  • Shoshana Bean
  • The 3 Redneck Tenors

For more information please visit our website: Or contact the box office: (803) 641-3305.

Contact Information

The Etherredge Center
471 University Parkway
Aiken SC, 29801
(803) 648-6851

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Office Hours Monday – Thursday: 8:30 am – 6:00 pm Friday: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Saturday and Sunday: Closed

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