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
5 Minute Film Festival student features short films and chance to submit one film in the prestigious Nashville Film Festival
For its third year, Lipscomb University’s College of Entertainment & the Arts, Department of Cinematic Arts, Department of Communication and Journalism in association with HumanDocs held its 5 Minute Film Festival, the university’s premier film event, on Friday, April 8, in Shamblin Theatre.
You're A Good Man Charlie Brown opens today in Lipscomb's Collins Alumni Auditorium
Lipscomb Theatre presents You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, April 8-16, in Collins Alumni Auditorium, based on the comic strip “Peanuts” by Charles M. Schulz.
Halston exhibit featured in Lipscomb University’s Hutcheson Gallery, March 11-26
Lipscomb University’s Department of Fashion & Design, in conjunction with the College of Business, Raymond B. Jones College of Engineering, Department of Theatre and the Beaman Library, presents an exhibit by American fashion designer, Halston, March 11-26, in the John C. Hutcheson Gallery located in the James D. Hughes Center.
Theater is a family affair for Lipscomb's Kari Smith
Kari Smith (’00), adjunct faculty for Lipscomb University’s Department of Theatre, is the daughter of Jim (’75) and Karen (Wagner) Himelrick (’76), co-founders of Brentwood’s Towne Centre Theatre, and has had several opportunities to perform with her family throughout the years.
The Crucible opens at 7 p.m. tonight in Lipscomb's Shamblin Theatre
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 at 7 p.m.
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.
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.