Sam Houston State University

University Theatre Center

The University Theatre Center is located on the east side of campus and is the site for theatre and musical theatre classes and performances.

The building contains two theatres, the 300-seat Erica Starr Theatre, dedicated in memory of alumna Erica Starr Czerwinski in 2010, and 90-seat Showcase Theatre, as well as classrooms, design and dressing rooms, greenroom, and rehearsal space. It is connected to the Gaertner Performing Arts Center via a covered walkway.

The sculpture Double-Double stands out front the western entrance.

1740 Bobby K. Marks Drive, Huntsville, Texas, 77340

Website

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Upcoming Events

Green Day's American Idiot Music by Green Day Lyrics by Billie Joe Armstrong Book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer

The SHSU Department of Theatre and Musical Theatre invites you to watch the two-time Tony Award-winning hit musical Green Day's American Idiot, based on the...

10/13 7:30pm
Green Day's American Idiot Music by Green Day Lyrics by Billie Joe Armstrong Book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer

The SHSU Department of Theatre and Musical Theatre invites you to watch the two-time Tony Award-winning hit musical Green Day's American Idiot, based on the...

10/14 7:30pm
Green Day's American Idiot Music by Green Day Lyrics by Billie Joe Armstrong Book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer

The SHSU Department of Theatre and Musical Theatre invites you to watch the two-time Tony Award-winning hit musical Green Day's American Idiot, based on the...

10/15 2pm
Green Day's American Idiot Music by Green Day Lyrics by Billie Joe Armstrong Book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer

The SHSU Department of Theatre and Musical Theatre invites you to watch the two-time Tony Award-winning hit musical Green Day's American Idiot, based on the...

10/15 7:30pm
Fade by Tanya Saracho

The SHSU Department of Theatre and Musical Theatre invites you to watch Fade by Tanya Saracho which follows Lucia, a Mexican-born novelist, gets when she...

2/14/2023 7:30pm

Recent Events

Recent Activity

Hannah Willingham

Hannah Willingham left a positive review 11/22/2019

All of the actors were MAGNIFICENT! They did incredibly well! The production was so well put together...the casting was on point, it ran smoothly and I appreciate the accents, dedication, details, and humor. Very entertaining and enjoyable!

Chase Wallace

Chase Wallace left a positive review 11/19/2019

Every actor was on point. no one had a bad scene. All of their accents were amazing and Jane was beautiful!

University Theatre Center

University Theatre Center posted a photo 1/3/2017