University Theatre

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University Theatre

University Theatre Building, Boulder, CO 80302

The University Theatre is located on the second floor of the east wing of the University Theatre Building.

The University Theatre is our proscenium theatre located on the east side of the building.  Performances in the University Theatre are reserved seat ticketing.

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Parking Alert

Access to the Euclid Avenue Autopark has changed. The path from Colorado Avenue is permanently closed to vehicles. Please access the Euclid Avenue Autopark from Euclid Avenue and Broadway. Or, from South Broadway, turn right on 18th Street.

Facilities open 1 hour before performances. Performance doors open approximately 20 minutes before start time for Theatre & Dance productions, 30 minutes before Colorado Shakespeare Festival productions.

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Getting Here

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Public Transportation

Boulder residents can catch a number of local buses to campus, including the Skip, Dash, 204, 225, Hop and Stampede. Single rides are $2.60.

Denver metro residents can catch the Flatiron Flyer, serving the Highway 36 corridor between Denver Union Station and the CU Boulder Campus. Single rides are $4.50.

Longmont residents can catch the Bolt into Downtown Boulder and transfer to any of the local bus routes mentioned above to reach the CU Boulder campus. Single rides are $4.50.

Visit the RTD Trip Planner

Biking

You can ride right up to the show, as all CU Presents venues have banks of outdoor bike racks nearby. Using Google Maps for directions is easy: just type in your starting point and destination and select the bicycle symbol.

Don't have your own wheels? Boulder B-cycle's easy, affordable bike-sharing system boasts 41 bike stations located around town and on the CU Boulder campus. Single rides start at $2, and monthly passes start at $11.

Skateboarding

Skateboards are not allowed inside our venues, but it's free and easy to store your board nearby. A skateboard storage rack is available in front of the Cristol Chemistry and Biochemistry lecture hall, just east of the Theatre & Dance building. Don't forget to bring your own lock.

Ride Service

Ride services such as Lyft, Uber or Boulder Yellow Cab can drop you off near the venue.

Parking

Whether you're coming from down the street or from out of town, CU Boulder Parking and Transportation has various parking options for you. Pay for parking at the pay stations, or download the Parkmobile smartphone app for quick, easy parking reservation and payment.

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  • 0.3 miles
  • Euclid Autopark
  • 354 spaces, 8 accessible
  • Open in maps

Accessibility

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Wheelchair and companion seating available Wheelchair companion seating

Wheelchair seating is available. Please call the Box Office at 303-492-8008 to purchase tickets and to make arrangements should you need assistance into the theatre on the day of the performance. When purchasing tickets, please be sure to identify whether you need wheelchair accommodations.

Ramps and wheelchair access provided Wheelchair access

Elevator access to the Box Office and accessible restrooms in the lower lobby are located at the east entrance to the University Theatre Building. 

Assisted Listening Devices available upon request Assisted listening device

Assistive listening devices are available on a first-come, first-served basis at the University Theatre Box Office beginning one hour before every performance. Quantities are limited. We'll ask for a credit card or driver's license as a deposit, which will be returned to you after the performance. The University Theatre Box Office is located on the lower level of the CU Theatre and Dance building, directly below the indoor performance venue. To access it, use the main building entrance and take the stairs on the left down one flight, or enter on the building's east side and ride the elevator down to the bottom floor. Please be sure to ask for an assistive listening device before the show begins since the Box Office is closed for the duration of each performance.

ASL interpretation available upon request American Sign Language interpretation 

CSF offers American Sign Language interpretation for our productions. Please email the Box Office at cupresents@colorado.edu at least two (2) weeks in advance of the performance date, location, and number of people needing the service to make arrangements. Typically, ASL interpretation is scheduled for the duration of the show only. If you would like continued services through any scheduled talkbacks, please communicate this clearly to the Box Office

Service dogs allowed Service dogs

Service dogs are welcome at all performances. Please request an aisle seat when purchasing tickets.

Policies

Outside food and drink

No glass containers are permitted in the theatre. The University of Colorado prohibits outside alocholic beverages from being brought onto campus, so please leave all alcohol at home.

Smoking or vaping

Smoking or vaping is not permitted anywhere on the CU Boulder campus.

Accessories

Large personal items are not permitted inside the venue.

Late Seating

Latecomers will be seated at the discretion of the House Manager.

Electronic Devices

Any light or sound (including vibration) emitting from cell phones or other electronic devices is disruptive and disrespectful to performers and other audience members. All personal devices—cell phones, pagers, tablets, watch alarms, etc.—should be turned off or silenced and put away before the performance begins.

Recording Devices

By contractual agreement with the artists, photographs and audio or video recordings are strictly prohibited.

Safety

To ensure your safety in case of fire or any other emergency, please note the exit route nearest to your seat when you arrive.

Pre-event Information

Night of show box office for ticketed events

If you have emailed tickets

Please proceed directly to the University Theatre, located on the second floor of the east wing of the University Theatre building where an usher will assist you. Emailed tickets can be printed out or displayed on a mobile device for entry.

If you have Will Call tickets

Please visit the box office window located in the basement of the University Theatre building. Window opens one hour before performances.

If you lost your tickets

Please visit the box office window located in the basement of the University Theatre Building or contact us in advance.

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Performance Extras

Classics 101

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Jun 3-Jul 8, 2019

Classics 101

The plays of the 2018 Colorado Shakespeare Festival

Learn all about the plays in Colorado Shakespeare Festival’s 2018 season from the experts: our dramaturgs. This informal lecture series is a gre...

Indoor Preshow Talks

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Jun 7-Aug 11, 2019

Indoor Preshow Talks

For University Theatre productions

Before most performances, CSF offers a free preshow talk given by the Producing Artistic Director or another CSF staff expert. This is an informal tal...

Indoor Cast Talkbacks

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Jun 7-Aug 11, 2019

Indoor Cast Talkbacks

For University Theatre productions

Following most performances, remain in the theatre and join us for a talkback discussion with members of the company. Talkbacks are not held after pre...

Picnicking

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Jun 8-Aug 12, 2019

Picnicking

Food and drink at CSF

75 minutes before showtime, our grounds come alive with picnickers. Whether you take advantage of our convenient preshow dining options or just grab a...

Green Shows

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Jun 7-Aug 11, 2019

Green Shows

Enjoy some pre-show entertainment in the Shakespeare Garden before many of our outdoor performances! Performance dates and times Check back before y...

Shakespeare Garden Tours

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Jun 7-Aug 11, 2019

Shakespeare Garden Tours

The Colorado Shakespeare Gardens (CSG) invites all who love Shakespeare’s work to extend their experience from the sight and sounds of the stage...

Shakespeare Gift Cart

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Jun 7-Aug 11, 2019

Shakespeare Gift Cart

Bring home a lasting memory of your visit from the CSF gift cart. The cart is located in the Shakespeare Garden before all outdoor performances and in...