In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, Hampton Coliseum Box Office will be closed on Friday, November 27, 2020. Tickets may still be purchased at

Hampton Arts considers the health and safety of our patrons to be of the utmost importance. To help do our part to slow the spread of COVID-19, and to ensure the protection of our community and our employees, The American Theatre Box Office will be closed until further notice. 

Tickets to 2021 season events at The American Theatre are available for purchase at the Hampton Coliseum Box Office. Refunds for tickets purchased at the box office for canceled or postponed shows are also available at the Hampton Coliseum Box Office. The Box Office is open on Mondays & Fridays from 10am-4pm.

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Box Office Information

For The American Theatre 2021 Season due to CDC and Virginia Department of Health Guidelines, No Reserved or Assigned Seating will be available.  Theatre seating will, at first, be limited to 44 seats in the auditorium; however this will be increased if / when public health guidelines allow.  Due to our temporarily limited capacity all events will be General Admission.


Guests will be seated by House Management based on party size as guests enter the lobby. Guests will be seated front to back and will exit from back to front. There is a four ticket limit.





Coming in November is a new VIRTUAL TICKET option through MyLIVE digital streaming distribution service that enables you to view our performances, in real-time as they happen,  from the comfort of your own home! Virtual ticket holders will receive an encrypted link that is valid for one viewing device only and is not sharable between devices – and is not recordable.


Virtual Ticketing will at first ONLY be available online. Virtual Tickets are not eligible for Subscription Discounts.


►Purchase Tickets Online

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►Purchase Tickets by Phone

Ticketmaster National Toll Free Sales: 1-800-745-3000
Hearing Impaired Customers Only: 1-800-943-4327

►Purchase Tickets at the Box Office:

The American Theatre Box Office 

Box Office Hours: Temporarily Closed

Box Office Phone Number: 757-722-ARTS
Box Office does not accept ticket orders over the phone for single event purchases.

The Hampton Coliseum Box Office

Box Office Hours: 10am – 4pm, Monday and Friday
Closed Saturday and Sunday unless there is an event. Closed all major holidays including Christmas Eve/Christmas Day.

Box Office Phone Numbers:
Event Information: 757-838-4203
Fax: 757-838-1814
Box Office does not accept ticket orders over the phone for single event purchases.

Please Note: The American Theatre and Hampton Coliseum Box Offices along with Ticketmaster are the only authorized sellers of tickets to American Theatre events. The American Theatre is not responsible for tickets purchased online or in person anywhere other than Ticketmaster or The American Theatre and Hampton Coliseum Box Offices. We will not honor, exchange or refund duplicate, counterfeit or invalid tickets.

Types of Payment Accepted: Cash, Visa & MasterCard.

Other Services

Group Sales

Whether you’re hosting a birthday party, office outing, family reunion or coordinating a school or scout group, we are here to make it a success!

For more information contact:
Hampton Coliseum/The American Theatre Group Sales
757-838-5650 ext. 68943
[email protected]

Please visit our Series & Group Sales page for additional information

Will Call

Tickets left for Will Call may be picked up 24hrs after purchase or anytime through show time. Tickets remaining at Will Call after the event starts, will not be resold. Refunds will not be given for tickets not picked up.

Customers must present the actual credit card used to place the order, a photo ID, and the order number. Tickets will only be issued to the person in whose name the tickets were purchased. Call Ticketmaster at 1-800-653-8000 to add an alternate pickup name to tickets purchased through Ticketmaster online or purchased over the phone.

The Will Call window is located just inside the doors at the main side entrance.

Accessible Seating

Accessible seating is available for patrons requiring use of a wheelchair. When purchasing accessible seating, it is important to be specific and indicate that you require wheelchair accessible. Should you need other assistance with seating, please contact the Box Office and we will gladly assist you.

Gift Certificates

Gift certificates are available upon request for any denomination. Paid gift certificates are good towards any event and are valid for one year. Gift certificates are not redeemable for cash. Gift certificates must be presented to the Box Office in order to be redeemed.

Call our box office at 757-722-ARTS to purchase.