Yuma Art Center & Historic Yuma Theatre

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Arts & Culture Program Manager Lindsay Benacka discusses some of the upcoming fall and winter shows, special events and performances on Big Blend Radio.

Located in the heart of Historic Downtown Yuma, Arizona, the Yuma Art Center is host to numerous visual and performing arts events, shows, and educational programs, and is comprised of the Historic Theatre, four art galleries, a pottery studio, black and white photography dark room, multi-purpose classrooms and artist studios, and an artisan gift shop.

In operation since 1936, the newly restored Historic Yuma Theatre hosts a full calendar of events including stage and variety productions, film screenings, community theater productions, children’s matinees, jazz festivals, art symposiums, education workshops, as well as special events and presentations in connection with Downtown Main Street. The Theatre offers seating for 650, is ADA accessible, and features excellent acoustics, state-of-the-art lighting, sound and digital projection.

The Yuma Art Center is available to rent as a special events venue including business meetings, seminars or conferences, private events and parties, wedding receptions, and holiday celebrations. The Historic Yuma Theatre is available for lectures, film showings, demonstrations, presentations, seminars, artist-in-residence programs and other education gatherings.

The Yuma Art Center and Historic Yuma Theatre is located at 254 S. Main Street, Yuma, Arizona. For more information including events, educational opportunities and facility rentals, call (928) 373-5202 or visit www.YumaArtCenter.com.


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