How much are single tickets?

Tickets prices vary depending on the show and location of the seat but usually start out around $20.

Do you have any youth or senior discounts?

Do you offer any specialty packages?

Yes, we offer subscription packages as well as packages to fit your individual needs.

Can I select certain seats?

Yes, and the ticket prices will vary depending on the zone that the seats you choose are in.

I bought tickets but lost them. Can I get new ones?

What are box office hours?

Click HERE for Box Office hours and information.

Where do I pick up my tickets?

If you chose a will-call ticket, you will pick up your ticket at the box of ce where your show takes place (i.e., if you are seeing a show at Barter Stage II, you will need to pick up your tickets at the Stage II box office). If you chose print at home tickets, you will need to print those and bring them with you to the show.


Where do I park?

Click here for Parking and Directions.

The Martha Washington Inn also offers parking to Barter patrons based on availability. The parking fee is $3.00 Monday through Friday and $4 on Saturday and Sunday. There is no parking fee for hotel guests. Also, customers of the Martha Washington Inn’s restaurant, lounge and gift shop on the day of their show may request to have the amount of the parking fee deducted from their bill at the time of payment.

Do you offer handicapped accessible parking?

Yes, handicapped accessible parking is available in front of both theatres on Main Street and in our parking lot. Look for the marked spaces. 


Is wheelchair seating available?

We dedicate specific seats in the house to be wheelchair accessible. You will want to look for the wheelchair icon on the seating char when booking your tickets.

What hearing assitance options do you offer?

A hearing loop has been installed at both Gilliam Stage and Barter Stage II to assist those with hearing aids or cochlear implants equipped with Telecoils. By request, FM Phonis headphones are also available at the gift shop for those hard of hearing.

Do you offer open-captioning?

Yes, each show will have specific dates and times that will provide open-captioning. Please look at the show you’re interested in to find out when the open-captioning performance will be.

Barter Theatre is committed to making productions accessible for everyone. For more information about Barter’s accessibility, please call the box office at 276.628.3991


What time should I arrive?

We open the doors to the theatre 30 minutes prior to the show’s start time, so you can nd your seat as early as 30 minutes before show time. We encourage you to arrive with plenty of time for parking, as we have limited space. If you are late for the show, ushers will seat you in the most convenient location, at a respectful time during the show. 

Do you have a gift shop and concessions?

Yes, we have gift shops and light concessions at both Gilliam Stage and Barter Stage II. The shops are a great place to pick up Barter Theatre apparel, Abingdon souvenirs, or show memorabilia. They also feature unique and affordable costume jewelry from all over the world. Gift certificates and gift baskets are available as well.  

What should I wear?

Barter Theatre does not have a dress code, but many patrons choose to dress business casual. We encourage you to dress for the occasion, whatever celebration or night out you may be enjoying, but we want your experience to be comfortable. 

Can I take photos and video during the show?

Due to U.S. copyright laws, use of photography, video and other recording devices are strictly prohibited during all performances at Barter Theatre. We encourage you to take photos before and after the show and tag us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @bartertheatre and use #bartertheatre. 

What else is there to do in Abingdon?

Abingdon is a very historic and cultural town; it is ranked #69 in The 100 Best Small Towns in America. It offers shopping, outdoor activities, artist studios and galleries, museums, wonderful dining and more!

Click HERE for more resources to help plan your visit.

What types of groups enjoy coming to Barter Theatre?

Motorcoach tours, church groups, senior citizen groups, civic groups, specialty, schools, office parties, reunions and your organization! Click HERE for more information for groups.

Is there anyone who can help me plan an itinerary while in the area?

Yes, our box office staff and group sales associates can help you customize a trip to Barter Theatre, Abingdon, the surrounding region and its many attractions. Our entire sales staff works very closely with the Abingdon tourism center; this relationship helps to make the best package for you!