The opening will include a performance from Tony Award-winner Kristin Chenoweth on May 15. Tickets for that red-carpet grand opening event start at $225 and will go on sale March 18.
Additionally, country music singer and songwriter Rodney Atkins will put on a performance May 16. Those tickets start at $49.
When complete, the $18 million arts center will include a 440-seat main hall, a 196-seat black box theater, a VIP lounge, an outdoor stage, a sculpture garden and more. It will also centrally house the city’s five main arts organizations: Theatre Coppell, Coppell Community Chorale, Coppell Community Orchestra, Ballet Ensemble of Texas and Coppell Creatives.
Other attractions during the grand opening weekend will include an Architects in Air exhibition, local showcase performances, an artisan market with food vendors and more.