Tickets & Events

Tickets & Events

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Academy Park Performing Arts Center is a unique venue designed to enrich, educate, and entertain our community by providing an array of programming including concerts, theatrical productions, recitals, festivals, and workshops.

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Winter Movie Nights - NO TITLES-01Movie Night at Academy Park - Free Movies!
Concessions available for purchase
Doors open at 6:00 pm (2:00 for the matinee)

Upcoming Movies:
January 22 - 6:30 pm (matinee)
In this 80's classic, a teen and a scientist discover the pitfalls of messing with time. 

Seating is limited. Parking is available behind the Library and Enrichment Center on Granbury Street
Additional Parking is available on Everbright Avenue
Our license does not let us advertise the names of movie titles online. For movie titles, please call 615-786-0186 ext. 2510 or 2514 OR email


Frank-385x385Nashville Ballet presents
January 27th at 6:00pm

In this brand-new ballet, a disfigured young boy named Frank N. Stein goes to a new school and realizes that he looks different than the other kids. As Frank navigates through the stereotypical cast of high school characters, he uncovers the insecurities that live within us all—and that we're more alike than we are different. Stick around for a post-performance discussion with a family counselor designed for both parents and children with tips on how to empower teens when faced with social and emotional challenges.

Drama People MidsummerDrama People presents
William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream
February 2nd at 2:00pm & 7:00pm 
February 3rd at 7:00pm

The Drama People presents William Shakespeare's beloved comedy, "A Midsummer Night's Dream." Journey with them into the woods outside Athens, but be forewarned - this is the territory of the fairies, and their mischief will unravel many passersby before all is made right. In this cold and bleak mid-winter, what better time to come experience the hilarity of the fairy forest on Midsummer's Eve.

Drama People is the youth program for Williamson County Home Educators. 

CYT Crazy for YouCYT presents
Crazy for You
February 15th at 7:00pm
February 16th at 7:00pm
February 17th at 2:00pm & 7:00pm

Join the amazing cast of CYT Nashville for a zany rich-boy-meets-hometown-girl romantic comedy! CRAZY FOR YOU® tells the story of young New York banker Bobby Child, who is sent to Deadrock, Nevada, to foreclose on a rundown theatre, where he falls for spunky Polly Baker, the theater owner’s daughter. Polly takes an instant dislike to the city slicker, so Bobby vows to win Polly’s heart and save the theatre - through cunning, razzmatazz, a hilarious case of mistaken identity, and with the help of his friends. Full of memorable Gershwin tunes, including “I Got Rhythm,” “They Can’t Take That Away from Me,” “Embraceable You,” “Nice Work if You Can Get It,” and “Someone to Watch Over Me.” You don't want to miss this toe-tapping production!

dcjazz385x385WCPR presents
An Evening of Jazz and Chocolate
February 18th at 7:00pm
Valentine's weekend, indulge in gourmet chocolates provided by Paul's Chocolate and Schakolad Chocolate Factory while enjoying the velvet vocal stylings of jazz recording artist, Debbie Cunningham, and her band. You will hear classic jazz standards, bossa nova, and blues, as well as some new songs from her latest release: A Million Kisses. Ms. Cunningham has been featured in Women in Entertainment and MORE magazines, and has been described as both a powerful and engaging entertainer with a unique jazz styling that is soulful and sultry, yet elegant.