Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre

Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre | Atlanta, Georgia

The Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre is a state-of-the-art, cultural venue whose unique architectural elements make it a landmark in the Atlanta skyline. The facility includes a 2,750-seat world-class theater that is designed to accommodate a broad range of potential uses including Broadway touring shows, touring popular music concerts, dramatic events, comedy acts, ballet, opera and corporate events.


  • Client Cobb-Marietta Coliseum & Exhibit Authority
  • Design Team Smallwood, Reynolds, Stewart, Stewart & Associates, Inc.


The 2,750-seat theatre is built in the style of traditional European theaters, yet features state-of-the-art comfort and technology. Wireless internet is available throughout the building. Sound acoustical joints keep all vibrations from the structure so no noise will disturb the shows. The building goes deep into the ground to accommodate the orchestra pit, which is 30 feet deep. Backstage, there are carpeted dressing rooms and a VIP green room. The center also has a ballroom that can accommodate 600 seated with a full-service kitchen, chef and catering staff.