Our Mission

Inspiring and Educating Audiences and Celebrating the Performing Arts in the Rappahannock Region

ArtsLIVE! is committed to:

  • providing high-quality performances in theatre, dance, vocal and instrumental music for ALL people in our community
  • promoting local talent as well as state, national and international artists
  • fostering partnerships with schools, businesses, civic organizations, and other arts groups
  • engaging diverse audiences with a rich array of programming

Our work is made possible through the efforts of our volunteers and the contributions from community-minded individuals and businesses, government grants and funds provided by Creative Communities Partnership/Fredericksburg Arts Commission, Virginia Commission for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.

ArtsLIVE! (The Fredericksburg Festival of the Arts) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.