128 E Pike St, Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Contact Info

(678) 226-6222

About Aurora Theatre

Under the artistic leadership of Co-Founders and Artistic Directors Anthony Rodriguez and Ann-Carol Pence, now in its 26th Season, Aurora Theatre is resident company and manager of the Lawrenceville Arts Center. Theatrical productions are comprised of the biggest Broadway plays and musicals alongside exciting contemporary theatre.

Additionally, Aurora produces concerts, stand-up comedy, children’s programs, metro Atlanta’s top haunted attraction Lawrenceville Ghost Tours, as well as Atlanta’s only professional Spanish language theatre, Teatro Aurora.

Aurora Theatre is a world-class theatrical facility with two performance venues. Nestled on the square in historic downtown Lawrenceville, Aurora has FREE attached covered parking and is surrounded by restaurants and shops.

Aurora Theatre has garnered numerous accolades highlighted by recent achievements that include a 2016 Governor’s Award for the Arts & Humanities, winner of five 2019 Suzi Bass Awards, Creative Loafing’s “2010 Best Theatre Company,” Georgia Trend Magazine’s “2011 Best Places to Work in Georgia,” Atlanta Business Chronicle’s “2012 Best Places to Work,” Atlanta Magazine’s “Best of Atlanta 2018” for Best Inclusive Programming, Gwinnett Chamber’s 2018 Inaugural Moxie Award for Outstanding Organization, Georgia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s 2014 President and CEO Award for Excellence in Arts, and Gwinnett Chamber’s 2015 IMPACT Regional Business Award for Hospitality.


Yelp Reviews

4.5 stars

Beautiful new theater. Not a bad seat in the house.! Beautiful clean bathrooms. Seats are comfortable. Wish they would've given you a little more room so... Read Full Review

This was the greatest time it was such a blast. This band was incredible. They just had a ball up there on stage and they brought us all with them. It was... Read Full Review

Aurora Theatre is located on Pike St. in Downtown Lawrenceville. They opened their doors in 2007, and the building used to be a church. You can still... Read Full Review

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TripAdvisor Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 stars Based on 229 traveler reviews

Good show, needs more parking

Went to the Improv Athens show. The talent was really good. A larger sign directing you to the correct building would be helpful. Go early; parking can be an issue, especially when multiple... Read Full Review

It becomes tradition

I have attended different plays at Aurora Theatre for several years. One of my favorites is the Christmas Canteen that runs during November and December every year. I love that this organization... Read Full Review

Holiday Show Was GREAT! From 4 NYCers...If That Matters

We went today. First VERY much think the 1 star reviews before me are WAY OFF. I'll number my comments. BTW this was our FIRST time EVER at any Aurora production despite living in Gwinnett 4 years... Read Full Review

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