University of Colorado Boulder Theatre Building

The University Theatre Building located on the CU campus in Boulder at the base of the Rocky Mountains houses multiple performance and rehearsal spaces, classrooms and labs for the Theatre and Dance divisions.

Formerly the Buckingham Library, the University Theatre Building is home to the Charlotte York Irey Dance Theatre, the University Theatre, the Loft Theatre and the Acting Studio. Over a dozen productions are presented each year featuring student and faculty actors, dancers, choreographers, directors, and designers.

Charlotte York Irey Dance Theatre [150 seat capacity]

Irey Theatre Space

  • Flexible seating dance theatre (can be proscenium, in-the-round, 3/4 thrust, etc.)
  • Sprung wood dance floor
  • Optional black or white vinyl dance flooring
  • Can be converted into a “white box” for surround projections
  • Fixed grid
  • Grand piano
  • Flexible multiple projection capabilities

University Theatre [412 seat capacity]

UT interior

  • Proscenium theatre
  • Continental seating
  • Fly rail

Loft Theatre [125 seat capactiy]

Loft Theatre

  • Flexible seating black box theatre (can be proscenium, in-the-round, 3/4 thrust, etc.)
  • Fixed grid
  • Lighting instruments for basic repertory plot

Acting Studio [40 seat capacity]

Acting Studio

  • Flexible seating black box theatre (can be proscenium, in-the-round, 3/4 thrust, etc.)
  • Fixed grid
  • Black vinyl flooring
  • Lighting instruments for basic repertory plot