Welcome to University Theatre at Youngstown State University!
Admission to stage productions in both Ford Theater
and Spotlight Theater is by paid ticket only. Patrons may purchase tickets by phone
through the University Theater Box Office at 330.941.3105, in person two weeks before
opening night at the University Theater Box Office in Bliss Hall, or on this website.
No tickets will be reserved without payment.
Adult tickets for all performances are $16 (includes $2
convenience fee). Special rate tickets are: $8 (includes $2 convenience fee) for
non-YSU students; YSU faculty and staff with valid ID; senior citizens; Penguin Club
members and groups of eight (8) or more.
YSU Student Tickets
YSU students may reserve one free ticket per show day with their valid YSU ID. Student tickets must be obtained in person and cannot be reserved online. Students will not be given tickets without their IDs.
Please plan on arriving at least 30 minutes before show time, since shows will begin promptly. Seating in both Ford Theater and Spotlight Theater is general admission and seats are first-come, first-serve with no reserved seating. No one will be admitted after the show begins. We are glad to accommodate patrons requiring special seating. Please contact the Box Office 24-hours prior to show time at 330.941.3105.
Parking and Directions
Parking is available most conveniently in the Wick Avenue Parking Deck for a $5 fee payable in cash only. Patrons should park on the third level, then walk behind the McDonough Museum to easily access Bliss Hall.
GPS directions for the Wick Deck are 100 Wade Street, Youngstown, OH 44502