At the center of Asheville's vibrant downtown arts scene is the city's finest theatre, offering the best in live performances of music, theatre and dance throughout the year by professional touring and regional arts groups. The intimate, 500 seat theatre is surrounded by numerous restaurants, museums and galleries. The Diana Wortham Theatre is at the heart of the Pack Square Cultural District. The theatre is home to the Asheville Lyric Opera, Asheville Ballet, Terpsicorps Theatre of Dance, Asheville Puppetry Alliance, and many others offering diverse arts and entertainment programs throughout the year.