Department of Theatre, Dance, and Motion Pictures

Box Office and Current Season

Wright State’s dance, drama, and musical theatre productions are the hottest tickets in town!

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Upcoming Performances

Performance Date(s) / Location # of upcoming shows
Peter and the Starcatcher Thursday, September 26 through Sunday, October 6
Festival Playhouse
10 upcoming shows
Buy tickets for Peter and the Starcatcher
The Addams Family Thursday, October 31 through Sunday, November 17
Festival Playhouse
15 upcoming shows
Buy tickets for The Addams Family
Fall Dance Concert Friday, November 22 through Saturday, November 23
DanceSpace 170, CAC
2 upcoming shows
Into the Woods Thursday, December 5 through Sunday, December 8
Herbst Theatre
8 upcoming shows
Buy tickets for Into the Woods
The Wolves Thursday, February 6, 2020 through Sunday, February 16, 2020
Festival Playhouse
10 upcoming shows
Buy tickets for The Wolves
Emerging Choreographers Concert Friday, February 14, 2020 through Sunday, February 16, 2020
DanceSpace 170, CAC
3 upcoming shows
An Enemy of the People Friday, February 21, 2020 through Sunday, March 1, 2020
Herbst Theatre
8 upcoming shows
Buy tickets for An Enemy of the People
Mamma Mia! Thursday, March 19, 2020 through Sunday, April 12, 2020
Festival Playhouse
15 upcoming shows
Buy tickets for Mamma Mia!
Dance Concert Thursday, April 23, 2020 through Sunday, April 26, 2020
Festival Playhouse
5 upcoming shows

In the event of a university closure, all campus activities, including performances will be canceled. We will contact patrons as soon as possible!

Single Tickets

Order single tickets online or by phone at (937) 775-2500.

Single Ticket Prices


Festival Playhouse Herbst Theatre Dance Concert
Adult $25 $12 $15
Senior Citizen (60+) $23 $10 $10
Student (Wright State or High School and below) $15 $5 $5
Student Rush Ticket (10 minutes before curtain while tickets last) $5 n/a n/a

Please note: Only subscribers may exchange tickets. General public ticket sales are final.  No refunds or exchanges.

Group Rates

Group rates are offered to parties of 10 or more. When purchasing your tickets online, this discount is automatically applied at the end of your transaction. If you would like to make a reservation for an upcoming show, before online ticketing is available, please call the Box Office at (937) 775-2500 to arrange.

Season Subscriptions

Season tickets for our current season are now available online!  

Order Online

  1. Simply click the "Buy Season Tickets" button above
  2. Choose your preferred performance date for each show
  3. Select the number of season seats you need on the venue map. Please note: you will receive the same seat for EVERY show, therefore you will only see ONE venue map.  Available seating will be in GREEN.  
  4. Select Adult, Senior, or Student Package 
  5. Enter all required information. Please note: We only send out important need-to-know emails to subscribers concerning news of upcoming season events/specials/announcements. If you opt out of receiving emails from us, we will be unable to send you this information! 
  6. Review your order
  7. SUBMIT your order. Please make sure you complete your order! You will receive an order confirmation number when the order is complete. Please save this for your records. 

Pricing (Subscription of 4 shows in the Festival Playhouse)

  • Adults: $90
  • Senior citizens: $88
  • Students: $60

Additional Single Tickets

  • If you wish to purchase additional single tickets to any show before general public ticket sales (10 days prior to the first performance of the show) you must email the Box Office manager or call the Box Office at (937) 775-2500 to leave a message.  Please note: The Box Office is not open year-round.  We check our messages as soon as possible. Email is the best way to reach us!  If you have seats reserved through an email request, we will be able to hold the tickets for a maximum of one week without payment. After this time, the tickets will be released from your name. (This policy ends after general public ticket sales begin.) 
  • We reserve the best available seating for our subscribers. We cannot guarantee single tickets will be located next to your season seat, however, you may exchange your tickets to a different location as long as we have tickets available.  
  • Single ticket sales begin 10 days prior to the first performance of each show.  After this time, subscribers may purchase online along with the general public. After this date, no tickets may be held without payment.


  • As a season subscriber, you can exchange tickets at any time, as long as we have seats available.
  • Tickets go on sale to the general public, Sunday, 10 days prior to the first performance of each show.  Tickets may be exchanged pending availability.

To Exchange:

  • Email: Please email with a new date preference.
  • Phone: Call us during normal business hours (See Contact Page or visit our website for open dates)
  • Will Call: Tickets for future shows may be dropped off during Will Call hour to be processed at a later time.

Box Office Schedule

The Box Office is not open year-round


  • January 28-February 15
  • February 18-March 1
  • March 11-April 5
  • April 22-April 26

If you have questions/concerns while we are closed, email box office manager:

Festival Playhouse Seating Chart



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