Theatre & Dance Performances & Tickets

Our program offers an array of opportunities exploring a wide range of dramatic literature and movement possibilities in three performance venues. We provide students with the highest caliber of training in theatre and the southern Minnesota region with a multifaceted, high-quality theatrical experience.

2024-2025 Season

Check back in early August for more information and for the season brochure. 
Contact Corrie Eggimann to receive your brochure. 

Theatre & Dance 2024-2025 Ticket Prices

  • Season Ticket: $100 (includes five Mainstage Theatre productions and 2 Dance Concerts)
  • Regular Priced Tickets: $17 Mainstage Plays / $24 Musicals / $10 Studio / $10 Dance
  • Minnesota State University Student Tickets: $5
  • Discounted Tickets (Senior Citizens and children under 16): $ 15 Plays / $21 Musicals / $8 Studio / $8 Dance

Ticket Information

Our Academic Season

Our Theatre & Dance Department presents 5 major theatrical productions during the Mainstage season, 4 Studio Season shows and 2 dance concerts in an academic year. We also feature a professional summer stock series, Highland Summer Theatre, featuring 2 productions utilizing professional actors and students.

Unless noted, all evening shows begin at 7:30pm and matinee performances are at 2pm.

Box Office Hours

The Box Office is located at the front of the Ted Paul Theatre in the lobby of the Earley Center for Performing. If you have questions about a ticket order, call 507-389-6661 during box office hours: Monday-Friday, 4:00-6:00 p.m. when classes are in session, and one hour before performances.

Our Venues

Our program offers an array opportunities exploring a wide range of dramatic literature and movement possibilities in three performance venues and dance studios.

Both the Ted Paul Theatre and the Andreas Theatre are wheelchair accessible. Enhanced hearing devices are available at the Box Office. Please note when you are ordering if seating accommodations are needed so we may better serve you.


Although a permit lot, patrons may park in Lot 16 (Green/Gold Permit Lot north of the Earley Center for Performing Arts) during performances without getting ticketed. If you do get ticketed during a regularly scheduled performance, please let us know at 507-389-2118.

Supporters of Theatre & Dance

Support of our students and productions is vital to our program and is what transforms a good season into a sensational season. Learn how you can make a difference by supporting Theatre & Dance.