W.J. Barefoot Auditorium

This historic auditorium was recently renovated in 2000 and has been the setting for many pageants, plays, musicals and variety shows.

Seating Capacity


The WJ. Barefoot Auditorium has a seating capacity of 334 and is home to the Benson Little Theater which has multiple productions throughout the year.

Deposit & Fees


  • There is a $150 cash deposit required along with the rental fee.
  • The resident rate is $200 for 4 hours and $40 for each additional hour.
  • The non-resident rate is $250 for 4 hours and $50 for each additional hour.
  • Lights and sound are available for additional costs.