Ohio State’s theatre facilities include three theatres, three acting studios, a design studio, a new works lab, and scenery, lighting, and costume laboratories. We also boast a lighting laboratory and inventory featuring the latest in moving lights technology, and a video laboratory equipped for editing and production. And, we are affiliated with Ohio State’s Advanced Computing Center for the Arts and Design (ACCAD) with which we collaborate on multimedia and new media projects. The Department of Theatre also houses the Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee Theatre Research Institute, one of the premiere theatre collections in the country.
Theatres and Studios
Thurber Theatre, a proscenium style stage seating 600.
Roy Bowen Theatre, a thrust style stage seating 250.
Mount Hall Studio Theatre, a black box theatre normally seating 80.
New Works Laboratory, a laboratory space for new and experimental works.
Theatre Research Institute
Drake Performance & Event Center