Ray Charles Center for the Performing Arts


900 West End Ave SW, Atlanta, GA 30310


Dedicated in 2010, Morehouse College's Ray Charles Performing Arts Center is located at the edge of the historic West End district at the corner of Joseph P. Lowery Boulevard and West End Avenue.

The $20 million, 76,000-square-foot complex, designed by Atlanta-based R.L. Brown & Associates Inc., is anchored by the Emma and Joe Adams Concert Hall. The 550-seat hall is equipped with a motorized orchestra pit that can be raised to provide additional seating, a digital/analog recording studio, and elevated left and right parterre.