Jackson Arts Council

314 East Main Street
Jackson, Tennessee
Fax 424.2040

Melinda J. Hearn
Executive Director

grant programs


Jackson Children and Teen Theater  Children and teens perform in five productions each year, including two musicals, an annual Christmas show, and children’s show.  Contact:  Pat Alford, Director, 731-425-8396.  palford36@gmail.com

Jackson Theatre Guild  Local theatre that offers opportunities to participate in on- and off-stage elements of theater performances. Contact:  Kristen McKenney , 731-427-3200.  www.jtgonline.com

Lane College Theatre  Presents two productions a year, open to the community.  The cast members are usually Lane College students, but also sometimes include area K-12 students and community seniors.  426-7500.  www.lanecollege.edu

Union University Theatre  Offers four major productions, a student-directed show and an alumni production annually. 8 p.m. shows, 2:30 p.m. Sunday matinees. Box office hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Contact:  David Burke, Director of Theatre, 731-661-5105.  www.uu.edu/events