On Stage at Gilliam Stage at Barter Theatre
About Gilliam Stage at Barter Theatre
127 West Main Street
Abingdon, VA 24212
Barter’s first production was in 1933 and the building that is home to Barter's Gilliam Stage has a grand and rich history dating back to 1831. The Historic Gilliam Stage is a proscenium style that accommodates up to 506 patrons. This stage offers a traditional perspective, with seating downstairs in the orchestra or upstairs in the balcony. Big musicals and more traditional works are typically produced in this space.