NEWS & EVENTS
The Department of Theatre presents five to six main stage productions ever year, as well as several smaller performances by directing/acting students, dance classes, and our student-run improvisation team. To learn more about our activities, check out “Theatre in the News” below.
If you would like to read about our current season or purchase tickets, see the “Current Season” button. You may also find information about General Auditions and season tickets there as well.
Find photos from our past few seasons at “Previous Seasons” button.
To discover more about our exciting High School Musical Theatre Awards event that happens every May, please select the corresponding button. We would love to have your school participate in this exciting event!
Theatre in the News
Nashville Mayor reflects on first 100 days in office at recent business breakfast
Nashville Mayor Megan Barry recently stopped by campus to discuss her first 100 days in office at the Nashville Business Breakfast.
Lipscomb University's Department of Theatre, along with Blackbird Theatre, presents: The Crucible
Lipscomb University’s Department of Theatre, in conjunction with The Blackbird Theatre, presents Arthur Miller’s The Crucible, an intense and edgy drama, Feb. 19-28.
IDEAL program celebrates milestone with first commencement
Lipscomb's IDEAL program celebrated a milestone Dec. 17 when the program's first cohort received certificates in career exploration.
Mayor Megan Barry to headline Lipscomb’s Nashville Business Breakfast Jan. 7
Nashville Mayor Megan Barry will be the featured speaker at Lipscomb University’s Nashville Business Breakfast Jan. 7, 2016, in Allen Arena.
Lipscomb presents Elevate, a dance concert, Dec. 4-6
As Lipscomb's 2015-16 theater season continues, Lipscomb's resident dance company, Foundation Dance Theatre, presents ELEVATE, a dance concert, Dec 4-6 at 7:30 p.m. in Lipscomb’s Shamblin Theater.
Lipscomb talent shines at 2015 CMA Awards
It was a star-studded evening for country music, and Lipscomb University was well represented at the 2015 Country Music Association awards in Nashville Wednesday evening, Nov. 4.
Actress MacKenzie Mauzy to join Lipscomb’s hit production of Into The Woods this weekend
Actress MacKenzie Mauzy from the 2014 Oscar-nominated Disney film Into the Woods will join the cast and crew of Lipscomb’s production of Into the Woods, Friday, Nov. 6, for a special pre-show reception as well as post-show talkback.
Families invited to weekend of fun and fellowship, Oct. 2-4
Family is a priority not forgotten at Lipscomb University. That is why every year the university holds a special Family Weekend dedicated to giving students’ families a taste of college life at Lipscomb, as well as the chance to join in on the fun and get to know the faculty and administrators influencing their children’s lives. BBQ, music, cowboys and pancakes are just a few of the ingredients that make up the event-packed Family Weekend, Oct. 2-4.
HumanDocs Film Series kicks off with "Welcome to Leith," Wednesday, Sept. 23
Lipscomb University’s annual HumanDocs Film Series kicks off the 2015-16 season with the social documentary “Welcome to Leith,” screening at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 23, in Shamblin Theatre. The film is free and open to the public.
Lipscomb Theatre kicks off its new season Friday with ‘The Compleat Wrks of Wllm Shkspr’
Lipscomb University will kick off its 2015-16 theater season with London’s longest-running comedy, “The Compleat Wrks of Wllm Shkspr,” beginning this Friday, Sept. 18.