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Location & Hours

The Box Office is located in the front lobby of The Clayton Center Auditorium at 111 East Second Street in downtown Clayton.

Box office hours are Monday-Friday, 10am-noon and 1-5pm and one hour prior to scheduled show times for at-door sales.

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General Ticket Information

  • Individual tickets to all events at The Clayton Center are available at the box office, by telephone at 919-553-1737, ext. 2, or online. Please note that if anyone in your party requires special accommodations, you should order your tickets by telephone or in person.
  • The box office accepts cash, personal check, company check, and Visa, MasterCard or Discover credit cards. Checks should be made payable to The Clayton Center.
  • All tickets purchased through The Clayton Center box office are subject to a handling fee. Tickets purchased on-line are subject to additional charges.
  • All ticket sales are final. The Clayton Center box office is not able to exchange tickets or issue refunds. Refunds are given only if a performance is canceled. In the event a performance is canceled, ticket holders are required to return their tickets to the box office within 30 days of the canceled show in order to receive a refund. Tickets purchased on-line must be returned at the box office. All refunds will be delivered by check through mail.
  • All persons, regardless of age, must have a ticket in order to enter the Auditorium.
  • All shows are reserved seating unless advertised as general admission. Note that outside groups who rent the auditorium may choose general admission seating for their events.
  • Be sure to check your tickets to confirm the performance date and time prior to the performance.
  • Latecomers will be seated at the discretion of the management.

Group Tickets

A group ticket discount is available to groups of 10 or more for Palladian Series shows. Please call the box office for details.

Mailing Address

The Clayton Center
P.O. Box 879
Clayton, NC 27528

House Courtesies

  • All performances will begin promptly at the designated show time.
  • The doors to the auditorium will open 30 minutes before curtain. In some cases, technical considerations may delay the opening of the auditorium.
  • All patrons should plan to arrive a minimum of 15 minutes prior to show time. Ticket holders arriving late will be asked to wait in the lobby until they can be seated at an appropriate time in the performance and in the closest available seat.
  • As a courtesy to audience members and the artists, please use discretion in choosing to bring an infant or young child to a performance, unless the show is specifically designed for young audiences.

For Patrons With Special Needs

Parking, ramped entrance, wheelchair seating spaces with companion seating and compliant restroom facilities are standard features at The Clayton Center. Assisted Listening Devices (infra-red system receivers) may be requested from the Box Office at no extra charge. When ordering tickets, please notify the box office staff concerning any special needs.

Cameras, Recording Devices and Cell Phones

Photography or recording of any kind is strictly prohibited by copyright law. Use of cellular phones in the auditorium during the performance is strictly prohibited.


Concessions may be available during performances at The Clayton Center. Please note that food and beverages are not always permitted in the auditorium. Please look for signs that indicate if food and beverages are allowed in the auditorium during a performance. Patron cooperation with this policy is appreciated.

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