seasonstrip.jpgLet us entertain you with an enchanting selection of faculty directed plays, which are performed on the CMU campus in Bush Theatre or Theatre-on-the-Side​.  Tickets for the coming season will be available through CMU Ticket Central in August, and ticketing details are provided below.

We also sponsor numerous free, smaller-scale, Studio Theatre productions every semester.  A listing of upcoming productions, and departmental events, is located at We also invite you to follow us on Facebook or Twitter for behind-the-scenes stories about upcoming productions, information on awards received by students and faculty/staff, and interesting news about upcoming University Theatre activities!  

University Theatre logo imageCMU SUMMER THEARE 2017

This year's summer season includes three comedies, performed on campus, at the Howmet Playhouse (Whitehall, Michigan) and the Beaver Island Community Center Theatre.  Additional information is available at

THE 2017-18 U.T. SEASON​


    • Written by John Cariani
    • Bush Theatre/ September 6-10
    • This production is originally being performed as one of CMU Summer Theatre 2017, and is returning to Bush Theatre to kick off the 2017-18 season.

The Other Project 

    • Devised and directed by Annette Thornton
    • Theatre-on-the-Side/ October 5-8/12-15

​Spring Awakening (musical) 

    • Book by Lyrics by Steven Sater; Music by Duncan Sheik; Directed by Nancy Eddy; Musical Direction by LaToya Lain
    • Bush Theatre/ November 8-12

Fool for Love 

    • Written by Sam Shepard; Directed by Steve Berglund
    • Theatre-on-the-Side/ February 1-4/8-11

​The Country Wife 

    • Written by William Wycherley; Directed by Keeley Stanley-Bohn
    • Bush Theatre/ March 21-25

U. T. Dance Company Concert

    • Artistic Direction by Heather Trommer-Beardslee
    • Bush Theatre/ April 19-22

Ticketing and Tips

Advance purchase tickets are available at a reduced price through our partners at CMU Ticket Central.  If the production doesn't sell out in advance, remaining tickets will be available for purchase at the Bush Theatre Ticket Window starting one-hour prior to each performance.  

We strongly recommend advance purchase for our musical and all performances scheduled for Theatre-on-the-Side.

For more information, please contact:

Steven Berglund, Director of University Theatre, Professor
Office: Moore 134 - Phone: ​(989) 774-3961
Email: ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​