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
Homecoming 2016 celebrates alumni with series of events
This year, in honor of the 125th anniversary of Lipscomb University, the alumni association invited alumni to participate in a beloved university tradition, Homecoming, Nov. 4 through Nov. 6.
Scott Derrickson, director of Marvel’s Doctor Strange, to speak at Lipscomb on Dec. 2
Lipscomb University’s College of Entertainment & the Arts presents Scott Derrickson, director of the smash hit Marvel film Doctor Strange, as part of its Artist-in-Residence Speaker Series on Friday, Dec. 2, at 7:30 p.m. in Lipscomb’s Collins Alumni Auditorium.
New costume designer brings years of professional experience and innovation
June Kingsbury, respected Nashville designer, joins Lipscomb as its first costume designer.
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast opens Thursday, Oct. 27 and runs through Sunday, Nov. 6
Lipscomb Theatre presents its fall production of Disney's Beauty and the Beast, beginning Thursday, Oct. 27 and ending Sunday, Nov. 6.
Men’s Style event to teach gentlemen on campus the importance of style in building a professional image
The Men’s Style Project will be hosted on Monday, Oct. 24 from 5:30-7 p.m. in Shamblin Theatre. This event is exclusive to gentlemen of Lipscomb’s community both past and present.
Three Lipscomb seniors to participate in national Q Union event
On Thursday, Oct. 13, Lipscomb University will join with 10 other universities across the nation to present Q Union 2016, a two-hour event that discusses big issues through the lens of faith, from 7 to 9 p.m. in Shamblin Theatre. This event is open to Lipscomb students only.
HumanDocs presents award-winning film “Do Not Resist”
Lipscomb University’s HumanDocs Film Series presents Craig Atkinson’s “Do Not Resist” screening at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 5, in Shamblin Theatre. The film is free and open to the public.
Lipscomb Theatre kicks of its new season Friday with The 39 Steps
Lipscomb Theatre kicks of its 2016-17 season with a staged version of Alfred Hitchcock’s film thriller, The 39 Steps, beginning this Friday, Sept. 16. The show will run Sept. 16-18 and 23-25 at 7:30 p.m. in Lipscomb’s Flatt Amphitheater.
College of Entertainment & the Arts partners with TPAC for high school musical theater awards — The ‘Nashies’
The College of Entertainment & the Arts is taking its Nashville High School Musical Awards “on the road” with a new partnership with the nonprofit Tennessee Performing Arts Center to recognize excellence in local high school musical theater.
College of Entertainment & the Arts named No. 2 in country for its visual arts program
College of Entertainment & the Arts has been ranked No. 2 in the nation for its visual arts programs in the “Top 10 Christian College Visual Arts Programs 2017” ranking recently released by Christian Universities Online.