Dance performance


Our theater students present productions throughout the year, including classics, musicals, dramas, comedies, and dance concerts.


The Color Purple

Casting Hall Productions

Casting Hall is Buffalo State's student-operated and funded theater production company and co-producer for the Theater Department’s season. Casting Hall provides students with practical experience in all aspects of theater production, which includes publicity, costume and set construction, technical staffing, production and budget management. 

Casting Hall Productions

Friday Night Live  performers on stage

Friday Night Live!

Friday Night Live! is Buffalo State's student improv troupe. The free performances are held on several Friday nights throughout the semester at 10 p.m. at the Flexible Theatre in the Savage Theater and Communication Building. 

Learn About Friday Night Live!

Nine Parts of Desire actor on stage

First Thursday Series

Each night will focus on an individual play selected from our student surveys or submitted by faculty and local directors.

Join Us For a Performance

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New Student Showcase

The New Student Showcase introduces new students to the faculty and students of the Theater Department. 

New Student Showcase Photos