The state-of-the-art August Wilson African American Cultural Center offers a multitude of options for your next performance or event. From the spacious lobbies and world-class stage to exhibition galleries and flex spaces, the August Wilson venue is a perfect facility for special events of all kinds. Plan your next event in this unique gathering place.

Rates are available for commercial renters as well as non-profit organizations. In order to qualify for non-profit rental pricing the renting organization must be registered with the IRS as a 501(C)3 and have active or a documented-pending non-profit status, or be applying under a designated Pittsburgh-based lead organization with active or documented-pending 501(C)3 status. Certain small community groups may also qualify.

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, The August Wilson African American Cultural Center (AWAACC) is only accepting rentals inquiries for events up to 25 guests. At this time as well, the AWAACC will not be hosting events or accepting any rental inquires for the theater before April 2021. The safety of our staff and patrons is of upmost importance to the AWAACC. We require that all rentals follow CDC and local and state regulations.

The AWAACC looks forward to hosting your artistic and community events in the future.

Rental Rates are DOUBLED for the following holiday dates:
04/12/2020, 05/25/2020, 07/04/2020, 09/07/2020, 11/11/2020, 11/27/2020, 12/24/2020 and 12/31/2020

The August Wilson African American Cultural Center is owned and operated by the African American Cultural Center.

* NOTE:  The Rental Inquiry Form must be submitted a minimum of 45 days prior to your event date to be considered.