Virginia G. Piper Theater

Virginia G Piper Theater

Most events take place in Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts’ state-of-the-art, 853-seat Virginia G. Piper Theater, recognized for its intimacy, acoustics and comfort. View the seating chart, video, and gallery images of the venue.

Stage 2

With theater-style seating for 137 guests, Stage 2 accommodates a variety of lectures, films and other events.

Dayton Fowler Grafman Atrium

Named after Dayton Fowler Grafman, a longtime board member and supporter of Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts and curator of its nationally recognized Virginia G. Piper Concert Series, the 6,200-square-foot Atrium provides an impressive entrance and an inviting place to gather before and after events.

Scottsdale Civic Center Amphitheater


Located in the park a short walk from Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, the Amphitheater is the home of the popular Concerts Under the Stars series. The outdoor venue accommodates up to 1,800 people on its sloped grass lawn.