Tent Theatre

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New venue. Enduring legacy.

Tent Theatre is in the new

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For 60 seasons, Missouri State University's Tent Theatre has captivated generations of fans with stories and songs that reflect our biggest dreams — love, success and happiness — presented in a one-of-a-kind setting. This unique, shared experience transcends entertainment, touching the hearts and imaginations of performers and audiences alike, and creating a bond through music and laughter.

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Join us in 2023 for three new shows!

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June 23-24 & 26 - July 1

Set sail for hilarious hijinks on the high seas in this updated Cole Porter classic

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July 7-8 & 10-14

A young lord is heir to a deadly family curse in this hilarious whodunit 

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July 21-22 & 24-29

Broadway stars in search of a cause take on a small town PTA in this joyful new musical


Tent Theatre invites actors to the non-equity open call of its 2023 season!

Open call submissions will be accepted via video only with a deadline of January 27, 2023.


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