Theatre and Dance

Visit Us

Whether you're a prospective student or planning to see one of our productions, the Department of Theatre and Dance welcomes you to the Ball State University campus. We hope the information and links here will help you plan your visit.

Show Patrons

Most Ball State theatre and dance productions are in University Theatre or Strother Theatre, both located behind Emens Auditorium. Selected dance programs are in Ball Gym on the west side of the campus. The theatre and dance box office is in the lower lounge of University Theatre.

Prospective Students

Prospective theatre and dance students and their families are invited to visit Ball State to observe classes, tour our facilities, and attend our productions. The Department of Theatre and Dance is located in the Arts and Communications Building (Room 306), next to Emens Auditorium. Please contact the department to arrange a visit.

Visitor Parking

Convenient parking is available in the Emens Parking Structure, located next to Pruis Hall. The structure is open for visitor parking after 7 p.m. on weeknights and all day Saturday and Sunday. On weekdays, paid visitor parking is available in the structure, or obtain a free visitor permit.