Construction Notice:

The Creative Arts Center, built in 1973, is undergoing major renovation. Please note that despite the construction, there is parking available in Lots 11, 12, and 15. We will have signage leading up to the Creative Arts Center as well as students located in and around the building to assist you, if needed.

If you use a wheelchair or walker, it would be best to park in Lots 11 or 15.


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Wright 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 41st Year!


The Festival Mainstage Subscription Season

  • The Great Gatsby
  • Chicago
  • A Streetcar Named Desire
  • The Music Man

The Herbst Theatre Season

  • Blood Wedding
  • Premiere Musical by Christian Duhamel

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

In the Directing Lab

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