218 Rockford St.
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Andy Griffith Playhouse is located 25 miles south of Hillsville
in Mt. Airy, NC. Andy Griffith attended elementary school here
and performed on stage here during the 1930s and 1940s. The
original stage floor where Andy first performed still serves
actors, musicians, dancers, and speakers today. Since the 1970's,
the building has served as Surry County's most active performing
Arts Council programs the facility year-round with classes,
community theatre productions, children’s theatre, lectures,
art camps and musical concerts ranging from Bluegrass to classical.
The playhouse is also home base for the arts council’s
annual Mayberry Days festival, which is held in September, and
the Blue Ridge & Beyond storytelling festival, which is
held every spring. The Andy Griffith Playhouse also serves as
a civic auditorium for the City of Mount Airy and Surry County.
Map and Driving Directions:
Toll Free: 800-286-6193