Ames Center
  • In addition to the Theatres, the center has a 2,000-square-foot art gallery, meeting rooms and a large rehearsal room. There is additional space for banquets, special events and receptions.

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  • Hours of Operation
  • Box Office: Monday-Friday 9AM - 5PM
  • Saturday 10AM - 2PM
  • Art Gallery: Monday-Friday 9AM - 5PM
  • Saturday 10AM - 2PM
  • ​Open to patrons during all ticketed events.

The Ames Center, formerly Burnsville Performing Arts Center, opened in January 2009. The center has two theatres, a 1,014 seat proscenium stage and an intimate 150 seat Black Box Theatre. The Lobby is two stories tall, all glass, with a sweeping view of Nicollet Commons Park, the Minnesota River Valley, and the Minneapolis Skyline.