Bright Box Theater is a dynamic performance and events venue for live music, comedy, private parties, corporate events, fundraisers, and more!
Every week Bright Box hosts some of the best entertainment in the Shenandoah Valley. A few notable artists that have graced the stage include Moon Hooch, The Nighthawks, Dom Flemons (Carolina Chocolate Drops), Tim Reynolds & TR3, Street Corner Symphony (NBC’s The Sing-Off), Nappy Roots, Chris Eldridge (Punch Brothers), Larry Keel, The Pietasters, Jimmie “JJ” Walker, Carl Palmer (Emerson, Lake, & Palmer), Reckless Kelly, Bumper Jacksons, John Doe (X), Dustin Diamond, Melvin Seals & JGB, Hackensaw Boys, Kevin Meaney, HR (of Bad Brains) and New Riders of the Purple Sage. Comedy shows, drag performances, & murder mystery dinners are all a huge hit. A partnership with the world-renowned Shenandoah University Conservatory also brings in cutting-edge new music & thrilling contemporary classical performances. Additionally Bright Box hosts private events & is ideal for wedding receptions, creative fundraisers, themed parties, corporate functions, business luncheons, & anything in between.
The theater is equipped with a state-of-the-art PA system, lighting, & LCD projection to enhance the visitor’s experience. The theater also boasts a completely silent HVAC system, acoustic wall panels, & a custom-designed acoustical ceiling. The adjacent bar features an extensive beer & wine list, craft liquors, soft drinks, & a bistro menu.
The intimate & beautiful upstairs Out of the Box room also boasts exquisite entertainment from comedy hypnotism to indie folk acts. With a great view of the Old Town Walking Mall, this space is a stunning setting for private events, too.