Special Events

Join us for an array of special events in between play readings! All events are free, and no reservations are required unless specified

Debutante Ball 

Tuesday, May 26 at 5:00PM CDT

    Debutante Ball is a showcase featuring introductory works of The Theatre School’s first year playwrights. This year’s program will consist of 7 minute plays written, directed, and read by students.

After the readings we will be announcing the winners of the Interrobang Theatre Project Residency Award, the Dean's Prize, and the Lawrence Bundschu & Warren Snoddy Endowed Playwriting Prize. After the event, head back to the website to find exciting new work by our Comedy Arts students premiering.

Alumni Kickoff Panel 

Monday, May 18 at 6:00PM CDT 

We are kicking off this year’s festival with a Zoom Panel featuring Alumni Ike Holter, Caroline Macon, and and Zach Helm.

Comedy STarts 

Tuesday, May 26 

Visit the Comedy Arts page directly following the Debutante Ball to see what our comedy arts students have been up to!