• Digital Third Coast Percussion: Danny Elfman

        date=Friday, May 29, 2020, 8 PM`desc=Third Coast Percussion's livestream performance of Danny Elfman's new work, "Percussion Quartet," will be complemented by exclusive, never-before-seen interview footage with the composer, as well as live Q&A by the members of the quartet.

      • Moss Vault

        desc=Just because you can’t currently attend performances in the Moss Arts Center’s spectacular theatre doesn’t mean you can’t experience unforgettable music, dance, and theatre right where you are.

      • Paula Poundstone

        date=RESCHEDULED: Sunday, December 20, 2020, 7 PM`desc=Paula Poundstone casually delivers smart humor with a razor-sharp, spontaneous wit that has become the stuff of legend.

      • "Pelléas et Mélisande"

        date=Rescheduled for summer 2021`desc=Using the advanced technologies of the Moss Arts Center’s Cube, Virginia Tech’s creative team of faculty, students, and guest performers will realize Debussy’s dream for an innovative opera with strong connection between scenic and musical movement.

      • COVID-19 Message

        desc=In the interest of the health and welfare of our patrons, staff, and performers, we are canceling all performances and events at the Moss Arts Center through early August 2020.

Season guide

View our 2019-2020 season guide.




Box office


The Moss Arts Center is closed to the public until further notice. However, our staff is still available to address any issues and answer any questions you might have. 

The box office staff is available by telephone Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at 540-231-5300 and by email. For more information, please click here.


Become a subscriber

Become a season subscriber to receive a discount on our regular ticket prices:

Premier Subscription

A Premier Subscription entitles you to all  Moss Arts Center performances at a 30 percent discount.

Gold Build Your Own Subscription

A Gold Build Your Own Subscription entitles you to 15 or more performances at a 25 percent discount.

Silver Build Your Own Subscription

A Silver Build Your Own Subscription entitles you to five to 14 performances at a 20 percent discount.


Youth and student subscriptions

Whether they attend one or all performances, youth 18 years and under and students currently enrolled in any university (with valid ID) only pay $10 per performance. To subscribe, please call the box office at 540-231-5300.

Free student tickets to Moss Arts Center performances

Free last minute rush seats are available to Virginia Tech students, but only if you sign up for our text notifications. Text “arts” to 31996 to enroll. Availability of rush seats vary by performance. Free rush seats will be available on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last in the Moss Arts Center box office at 190 Alumni Mall. A valid Virginia Tech ID will be required for admission.

Past seasons

Are you interested in seeing what performances we've presented at the Moss Arts Center? Take a look at our past seasons.


General information

Ticket refunds

Performances at events at the Moss Arts Center have been canceled through early August.* We understand that these are trying times, and we want to make your experience with us as smooth as possible. We appreciate your patience as we work to process refunds for canceled events. We will refund tickets at the point of purchase.

  • Patrons who purchased online receive automatic refunds to the payment card used for purchase.
  • Patrons who purchased over the phone or in person will be contacted to arrange a refund prior to the ticketed event.

* Paula Poundstone and 
Pelléas et Mélisande have been rescheduled.

Consider turning the value of your ticket purchase into a donation.

By choosing to donate your ticket, you help sustain our ability to bring our community together through the arts. Please contact the box office by email or by phone at 540-231-5300 to make this request.

Lost tickets

Please contact the Moss Arts Center box office at 540-231-5300 regarding lost tickets.

Group ticket sales

Groups of 10 or more receive a 10 percent discount. Please contact the Moss Arts Center box office at 540-231-5300.

Late seating

Moss Arts Center performances begin promptly at the scheduled time. Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the performance. Late seating takes place at the first appropriate moment in the program, at the house management’s discretion. Latecomers may be seated in the back.

ADA special assistance

The Moss Arts Center is committed to being accessible to all of our patrons. Patrons with disabilities and their companions are accommodated through wheelchair seating, parking, and other special requests throughout the center in all levels and pricing categories. Assisted listening devices are available. Service animals of all kinds are permitted. Sign interpretations and large-print programs are available with advance notification. If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please contact Kacy McAllister at least 10 business days prior to an event.

Closures for holidays

The center may close for major holidays and breaks according to the university schedule. Please check our calendar for complete listings.

Inclement weather

Moss Arts Center performances and special events will only be cancelled for inclement weather in extreme cases. Please check our website and call the Moss Arts Center box office at 540-231-5300 for timely information about closures due to inclement weather. If a performance must be cancelled due to inclement weather, we will send an email to all tickerholders and call patrons for whom we have no email address.

Programs are subject to change.


Beverages and snacks are available for purchase before performances and during intermissions at most performances. Food and drink are not permitted inside the Anne and Ellen Fife Theatre, Cube, or galleries. Selections and prices may vary.