We Invite You to Join the Bothwell Family! Since we opened our doors in 2006 ... The Bothwell Arts Center has been an arts incubator, offering affordable and rentable classroom, rehearsal, performance, event, and studio rental space for artists, musicians, theatrical, acting, choral, and other individuals and groups with a cultural arts focus. 

Over 40,000 people have benefited from classes, workshops, performances and events at the Bothwell Arts Center, from children to adults. Frequent renters include Sycamore Strings Academy, Livermore Opera, Livermore Amador Symphony, Jazz Labb and many others. The Bothwell is home to regular visual and performing arts teachers and students, and ongoing dance programs.


Help support the Arts in Livermore! Donate to The Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center today! 


Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center is the non-profit organization that operates four spaces: the Bankhead Theater, the Bothwell Arts Center, Downtown Art Studios and meet mART Clay Studios. 


Upcoming Events

Evenings on the Green - Art & Music 2017

Art on the Green is now a part of the Bankhead Theater’s free, live, Evenings on the Green - Art & Music. 
Art fair from 5:30 – 8:30 pm
Live music from 6:45-8 pm.

Click here for more information.

Creative Rhythm Art Exhibit is on display at the Bankhead Theater Gallery May 3 through June 26, 2017.
Artist Reception is Saturday, May 20 from 1-3 pm. The reception is free and open to the public and will feature two forms of another kind of rhythm: dance!
Find out more here

Jacobs Courtney "Whimzeedoodle" acrylic 24x36

Summer Art at the Bothwell 2017 – is sure to be your child’s summer highlight! These crazy creative art lessons are taught by professional artists at the Bothwell Arts Center in Livermore.

Age groups: 7-10 year olds and 11-18 year olds.
June 26-June 30
July 31 - August 4
August 7 - August 11

Register here

Click here for our full list Events & Classes

Rent the Bothwell!

Affordable and rentable spaces to teach, rehearse, perform; hold a meeting or an event. Click here for more information.