Located in Franklin North Carolina, this 1,500 seat state-of-the-art facility presents the finest in performing arts to the surrounding towns. Performances will include passion plays, musical productions, professional drama troupes, dance and choral festivals, recitals, and various genres including country, bluegrass, gospel, pop, contemporary Christian, and more. The stunning architecture, technical facilities, and impeccable acoustics will provide the highest professional standards for both the audience and the performers.
With the main focus on family entertainment, this will be a place to come and enjoy a good time with all that Franklin has to offer. This center will nurture the development, understanding, and appreciation of the arts throughout the community and the region. The Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts is destined to become one of the premiere venues for world-class performances and will showcase artists in Western North Carolina and the surrounding areas.
The Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts
is owned by Phil and Sharon Drake.