City of Thomasville Municipal Auditorium

Muncipal Auditorium Pencil Drawing

144 East Jackson Street
Thomasville, Georgia 31792
For more information, contact Melissa Creel at (229) 227-4170.

From the Boston Pops to the Thomasville Music and Drama Troupe, the Thomasville Municipal Auditorium has hosted some of the most talented groups in the world. The Municipal Auditorium has been an integral part of the Thomasville community since it was built in 1940.

Auditorium Specifications

Stage Information:

  • Proscenium width: 35’ 3”
  • Front curtain to back wall: 28’
  • Back wall to front of black pit cover: 45’ 4”
  • Stage right wing: 8’
  • Stage left wing: 7’
  • Front curtain (maroon) is a motorized contour drape
  • Three sets and borders (black)
  • Act traveler and mid-stage traveler
  • Flat cyclorama (light blue) with no side tabs

First five pipes are dead hung; all others are on a counterweight system. There is approx. 6’ of fly space above the trim.

Sound System:

  • 2 custom speakers with digital equalizers and monitors- JBL professional Verve Series
  • Crown Professional Series amplifiers
  • Tascan CD/cassette combo (recording capabilities)
  • Digital mixing console
  • Dual mix positions
  • Dynamic, condenser, and wireless microphones (x4 wireless)
  • Analog and digital equalizer
  • Clearcom production intercom system with listening stations backstage and in sound booth

Lighting System:

  • ETC Sensor SR48 dimmer rack
  • ETC Express 24/28 digital control console
  • L&E par 64 fixture 79-01
  • ETC Source 4 ellipsoial 419-450

House Seating:

  • Maximum capacity: 1,172
  • Floor level- 833 seats + 2 wheelchair spaces
  • Balcony level- 338 seats

Audience seating on the stage, stage wings, and/or aisles is not permitted. Seating chart available upon request.

Miscellaneous Items:

  • Tables: six 60” rounds, six 6’ rectangular, four 8’ rectangular
  • Chairs: 72 metal folding chairs
  • Clothing racks: 3

These miscellaneous items are available on a first-come-first-served basis at no additional charge. Please check on their availability at the time of your booking.

Rental Rates

Commercial Events Non-Profit Events School Events or Graduations Where No Revenue is Collected
First Day (includes mandatory clean-up fee) $1,575 $1,075 $825
Additional Days $1,025/day $525/day $275/day
Half Day Move In or Move Out Outside of Regular Business Hours (8am-5pm M-F, excluding CoT holidays) $525 $275 $150
Council Chambers (limited availability) $135 $135 $135
Lobby Seat Removal $150 $150 $150
Stage Extender Removal $470 $470 $470
Reception Room Only $300 $300 $300
Reception Room w/Auditorium Rental $150 $150 $150
Fire Watch (required when deemed necessary by the Fire Marshall) $45/hr $45/hr $45/hr
Additional Cleaning of Auditorium – No Dressing Rooms (Auditorium Restrooms, Lobby, and Seating Areas) $98 $98 $98
Additional Cleaning of Reception Room, Kitchen, and Ground Floor Restrooms $52 $52 $52
Additional Cleaning of Dressing Rooms, Auditorium Restrooms, Lobby, and Seating Areas $239 $239 $239