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
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.
Lipscomb Theatre presents Disney’s Beauty and the Beast and more as part of 2016-17 season
Lipscomb Theatre recently announced its 2016-17-theater season, and this year there’s something for everyone. From romance and mystery to comedy and family-friendly, Lipscomb Theatre aims to provide entertainment, as well as education and enrichment to audience members of any age.
Something Rotten! writer is new CEA artist-in-residence
Beginning this fall, Wayne Kirkpatrick, a Grammy-Award-winning songwriter and playwright for the show, will join Lipscomb’s College of Entertainment & the Arts as its newest artist-in-residence for the Department of Theatre and the contemporary music program.
Business, fashion students take learning to ‘Birthplace of the Renaissance’
A trip to Florence, Italy, brought international business and the fashion industry to life for a group of Lipscomb students this summer.
Graduate film studies one of few in nation to include trip to Cannes Film Festival in curriculum
A delegation of 13 Lipscomb graduate film students along with faculty Steve Taylor and Dave DeBorde travelled to Cannes, France, May 11-22 to learn about the business of the film industry.