In just 10 years, Christopher Newport University’s Ferguson Center for the Arts has become an international force, presenting the finest cultural attractions in the world. More than 1.5 million people from around the world have experienced more than 500 hundred performances in our acoustically superb theatres.
The eclectic nature of our season is consistent with our mission: to offer a broad range of performances, reach the largest possible number of community members, all-the-while maintaining our status of as the finest performing arts center in Hampton Roads.
Thank you for your continued support. The best is yet to come! Please join us as we raise the curtain on our 9th season!
The mission of the Ferguson Center for the Arts at Christopher Newport University is to enhance and enrich the cultural development and awareness of the University and its constituents in the region by offering cost-effective, diversified and superior cultural experiences, delivered with the highest level of service. In support of this mission, the Ferguson Center is committed to:
The Ferguson Center for the Arts is supported by Ferguson Enterprises. Based in Newport News, Ferguson is a diverse wholesale distributor with operations spanning multiple types of businesses. The company is ranked by trade publications as the largest distributor of plumbing supplies and pipe, valves and fittings (PVF). It is also the third largest distributor of heating and cooling equipment (HVAC/R) and the second largest company within the waterworks industry. Ferguson Enterprises is proud to support this great theater, continuing a long tradition of supporting civic, cultural, educational and environmental activities.