About the Gaillard

One of the Holy City’s most notable spaces, the Charleston Gaillard Center is a 501c3 non-profit that provides the Lowcountry with a world-class performance hall, elegant venue space, and vibrant educational opportunities. 

In the last 4 years, our Education and Community program has provided arts-enhanced education programs to 130+ schools, covered the cost of transportation for 757 buses, impacted over 67,000 students in the tri-county region, all while maintaining a 66% barrier-free program. 

PURPOSE STATEMENT: Enriching Lives Through Unforgettable Experiences


  • Creating Exceptional Experiences – We will exceed every customer’s expectations.
  • Inspiring and Educating – We present engaging and diverse programming to all audiences.
  • Committing to Quality and Creativity – We are dedicated to improving our performance.
  • Operating with Professionalism and Integrity – We will do the right thing the right way.  We each own our daily interactions with others.  We empower our individual employees. We respect each other and commit to work in a caring and team-oriented environment.
  • Engaging the Community – We are a trusted, collaborative and valued partner throughout our community.
Our Story
Learn More about our purpose, core values, and our mission as a non-profit.
Board Members
See a list of our leadership, including our officers and board members.
The Foundation
Learn more about the Gaillard Performance Hall Foundation.
Learn more about becoming a volunteer usher for our performances and events.
Join our team and learn more about our open positions and internships.
Ticket Donations
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