7636  708.jpgWright State University’s theatre and dance performances have wowed audiences and won acclaim nationwide.  Share the excitement of our performance season of timeless dramas, Broadway blockbusters, and high-kicking dance reviews.  We closed our 2011-2012 season with the area university premiere of "Phantom of the Opera" - which was totally sold out to combined audiences of over 6,000 before we opened.  So the best way to assure you of the best seats is to become a Wright State Theatre subscriber.  And, our dance concerts are equally thrilling, and fulfilling.  So stay in touch and make our calendar your calendar for "the best entertainment bargain in the Miami Valley!   

Our 40th Year!

SEASON SERIES FOR 2014-2015
 

The Festival Mainstage Subscription Season

  • Fences
  • The Hot Mikado
  • Pride and Prejudice
  • Peter Pan

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The Herbst Theatre Season

  • Romeo and Juliet
  • Sondheim on Sondheim

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Dance! Dance! Dance!

  • December: Student Dance Performance in the Herbst Theatre
  • January: Student Dance Concert in the Festival Theatre
  • April: Annual Faculty and Guest Artist Dance Program in the Festival Theatre

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In the Directing Lab

  • A series of student-produced plays and musicals throughout the year. 

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VANISHING POINT, A New Musical

VanishingPointPOSTER.jpgBook & Lyrics by Rob Hartmann & Liv Cummins
Music by Rob Hartmann
Original Concept & Additional Lyrics by Scott Keys

Aviatrix Amelia Earhart, evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson and author Agatha Christie each vanished mysteriously: Agatha disappeared for eleven days; Aimee disappeared for three weeks; and of course Amelia vanished completely. VANISHING POINT, a musical comedy-fantasy, brings these three women together as they solve the mystery of their disappearances from their own lives.

A Cordes²/Sutter Bare Bones Production in cooperation with
Wright State University Department of Theatre, Dance and Motion Pictures
Featuring:  Katie Momenee, Alyson Snyder and Abby Murray Vachon
Director:  Marya Spring Cordes 
Music Director:  Sherri Sutter
Producer:  Jamie Cordes
Additional support from P. McCarthy, Tyler Simms, Katlyn Tilt

WRIGHT STATE UNIVERSITY CREATIVE ARTS CENTER
HERBST THEATRE
August 29, 2014 @ 8:00pm          
August 30, 2014 @ 8:00pm
August 31, 2014 @ 2:00pm
Tickets:  $15 for adults/$5 for students with a valid ID.
Tickets can be purchased at the door ONLY.  (Cash Only)