Anderson University Thrift Library – Vandiver Gallery
The Vandiver Gallery, located in the Anderson University Thrift Library, is not a gallery with a permanent collection on exhibit, but a steadily rotating exhibition space that aims to directly influence our current population. Exhibitions highlight works in professional arts as well as studio-based arts: graphic design, painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, ceramics, and other mediums.
Anderson University Rainey Fine Arts Center – Belk Theatre
The Belk Theatre at the Rainey Fine Arts Center at Anderson University is a flexible, black box space used by the South Carolina School of the Arts. Located on the lower level of the Rainey Fine Arts Center, Belk Theatre can be adapted into any number of configurations including proscenium, thrust and theatre-in-the-round. It is equipped with permanent catwalks and a lighting/sound booth. Various main stage productions and theatre laboratory style classes meet in this space. The Belk Theatre typically seats around 100 people per performance.
Anderson University-South Carolina School of the Arts
The South Carolina School of the Arts at Anderson University trains professional visual, musical and theatrical artists who are serious about both their art and Christian faith. Staffed by highly trained and world-class artists, musicians, actors, dancers, theatrical designers, and scholars, we mentor students to develop their artistry to its fullest potential so they may thrive professionally and serve others through the arts.
Anderson County Library
The Anderson County Library System is dedicated to providing access to information of all types and facilities for education, recreation, and personal development to the county’s residents, without regard to race, gender, creed, age or location. We are committed to freedom of access for all, offering a forum for ideas.
Electric City Playhouse
Black box theatre seating 126 patrons.
Henderson Auditorium, Rainey Fine Arts Center
Henderson Auditorium is a 1,000-seat facility, servicing the performance needs of Anderson University and the Anderson-area. Henderson is home to the AU Playhouse, Department of Music events, University special events such as Christmas First Night and the President's Gala. Henderson Auditorium is also the home of the Anderson Senior Follies, an 80-member, senior citizen outreach of Anderson University. The Rainey Fine Arts Center Box Office phone number is (864) 231-2080. The administrative office phone number is (864) 231-2125.