Mesa Arts Center in Downtown Mesa

The Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum Is At the Same Location

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••• Mesa Arts Center. © Judy Hedding

The Mesa Arts Center opened in 2005 in downtown Mesa, Arizona. It incorporates four theaters: the Tom and Janet Ikeda Theater (1,588 seats), the Virginia G. Piper Repertory Theater (550 seats), the Nesbitt/Elliott Playhouse (200 seats), and the Anita Cox Farnsworth Studio Theater (98 seats). There are also 5 galleries and 14 art studios at the Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum at this same location, and admission to the galleries is free.

The focus of the Mesa Arts Center is to hosts professional performing arts, visual arts, and arts education programming.

The Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum is the visual art exhibition space at Mesa Arts Center. There are five galleries, and admission is free.

Mesa Arts Center / Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum Street Address

1 East Main Street
PO Box 1466
Mesa, Arizona 85211-1466

See this location on Google Maps.

GPS

33.413769,-111.830102

Mesa Arts Center General Phone Number

480-644-6500

Directions to the Mesa Arts Center

The Mesa Arts Center is located in the heart of downtown Mesa. If you can't find parking on the street, use the public parking areas just south of the Mesa Arts Center.

From I-17 or I-10:
Take I-17 South to I-10 East and then to the 202 Loop East. Exit at Country Club. Go south (right) to Main Street and turn left onto Main. 
Mesa Arts Center is on the southeast corner of Center and Main.

From US 60:
Take US 60 towards Mesa. Exit at Country Club and turn north (if coming from the west, make a left; if coming from the east, make a right) to Main Street and turn right. Mesa Arts Center is on the southeast corner of Center and Main.

From the 101 Loop:
101 Loop to the 202 Loop East. Exit at Country Club.

Go south (right) to Main Street and turn left onto Main. 
Mesa Arts Center is on the southeast corner of Center and Main.

The Mesa Arts Center and Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum are also accessible by Valley Metro Rail. Just take the Light Rail to Mesa, the Main Street/Center Station.

Where to Get Tickets for the Mesa Arts Center Concerts and Events

1. Mesa Arts Center Box Office
Located at 1 East Main Street. The box office is located off Center Street, across the Shadow Walk from the theaters.
2. Online.
3. By phone to the Mesa Arts Center Box Office at 480-644-6500.

Seating Charts for Mesa Arts Center

See where you'll be sitting at Mesa Arts Center performances.