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The OU Fine Arts District map includes the Helmerich School of Drama, School of Dance, School of Music, OU School of Visual Arts and the Weitzenhoffer School of Musical Theatre. Performance halls include the Reynolds Performing Arts Center in Historic Holmberg Hall; the A. Max Weitzenhoffer Theatre and Elsie C. Brackett Theatre in the Rupel J. Jones Fine Arts Center; Sharp Concert Hall and Pitman Recital Hall in the Catlett Music Center; and the  E. Frank Gilson Lab Theatre and E. Frank Gilson Studio Theatre in Beatrice Carr Wallace Old Science Hall.

The President’s Thursday Theatre Group Special is a BUY ONE, GET ONE FREE OFFER for OU faculty, staff and students on University Theatre Thursday tickets. It’s a great savings on admission to see university students perform “live” on stage in drama, opera, musical and dance productions. Upcoming offers include:

Lucia di Lammermoor, 8 p.m. Thursday, April 5

To take advantage of this special 2-for-1 offer, visit the Fine Arts Box Office located in the Catlett Music Center, 500 W. Boyd St. during regular business hours, 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. A valid OU ID is required and tickets must be purchased in advance. Offer is not valid for at-the-door sales the hour prior to performance. Please note that tickets are non-exchangeable and non-refundable. For more information, or accommodations please call the box office at (405) 325-4101.  


Lucia di Lammernoor at OU


Composed by Gaetano Donizetti
Libretto by Salvatore Cammarano
Jonathan Shames, Artistic Director/Conductor
William Ferrara, Stage Director
8 p.m. April 5, 6, 7
3 p.m. April 8
Reynolds Performing Arts Center                          

A ruined castle in the Scottish Highlands is the setting for Sir Walter Scott’s eerie Gothic romance. Torn by a family feud and forced into an arranged marriage, Lucia loses her mind and murders her bridegroom on their wedding night. University Theatre’s production of Donizetti’s gorgeous opera will feature lavish costumes, sets, full orchestra, and chorus. Performed in Italian with English supertitles. This production contains adult themes and violence. BUY TICKETS

Alice in Wonderland at OU


Adapted for the stage by Eva Le Gallienne and Florida Friebus
Original book by Lewis Carroll
Judith Midyett Pender, Director

8 p.m. April 27, 28 and May 4
3 p.m. April 28, 29 and May 5
Elsie C. Brackett Theatre

Come make memories with your children as you travel down the rabbit hole into the delightful world of Wonderland. Le Gallienne and Friebus have deftly adapted Lewis Carroll’s classic works, Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, into a sumptuous spectacle of intrigue and excitement. This production is suitable for all audiences. BUY TICKETS


Event   Advance Purchase Adult Advance Purchase Discount Advance Purchase OU StudentAt the Door
Drama, Dance
$25* $20*$10*$35/$15 (student ID)
Musical$30* $25*$10*$40/$15 (student ID)
$20* $15*$10*$30/$15
(student ID)
Lab Theatre$8$6$6 
Music Concert$9 $5$5$10
Discount – Adult Senior (age 60+), military, OU faculty and staff
Student – with OU ID, or under the age 18

Group Discount of $2 per ticket for groups of 20 or more at Mainstage productions.

DISCOUNTED TICKETS music be purchased in advance by phone (405) 325-4101 or in person at the OU Fine Arts Box Office, 500 W. Boyd St. in the Catlett Music Center.

TICKETS AT THE DOOR may be purchased at the venue, beginning 1 hour prior to performance. NO DISCOUNTS.

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