Frequently Asked Questions
Our current policy is to highly recommend masks at each patron’s discretion for everyone who enters the facility and to wear the masks for the duration of the visit. We request all guests be respectful of individual patrons’ choices in regards to social distancing and use of the sanitation stations located throughout the building. We will continue to monitor guidelines recommended by the CDC and local governments and update our rules accordingly. Our full COVID-19 practices and policies can be reviewed by clicking here.
We are encouraging patrons to arrive no more that 45 minutes prior to the curtain time and to practice pratical social distancing at this time. Venue doors open 30 minutes prior to curtain time. The performance begins promptly at the time noted on your ticket. The Lohrey Theatre is assigned seating but the Next Stage is open seating so you should adjust your arrival accordingly to get the best seats available.
All productions are open to the public. Any pre-cast roles will be announced prior to the audition dates. All roles are non-paying volunteer positions, but the experience is one that is totally professional. To find out more about audition dates and signing up for an audition, click here.
As a community theatre, Theatre Memphis can only survive with a diverse volunteer base. Most any skill can be put to use and you can find out more about volunteering by clicking here.
Both the Lohrey Theatre and the Next Stage are wheelchair accessible with handicapped-accessible restrooms on the same level as the main lobby to both venues. The Lohrey Theatre also provides hearing assisted equipment to any who may require or request it, at no charge. For more information on how to obtain these seats, their seat numbers/locations, and more, please visit us here or call the box office at 901.682.8323.
CLOSED MONDAYS Tuesdays – Fridays | 10am – 5pm Performance weekdays | 6pm – Curtain Performance weekends Saturdays Lohrey Theatre-Noon – Curtain NEXT STAGE-2pm – Curtain Sundays-Noon – Curtain
Generally, shows are performed during the run dates on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays @ 7:30 pm, and Sunday matinees @ 2 pm. Performances may be added as needed. A Christmas Carol is the exception with weekday and weekend performances that are scheduled for 7 pm and 3 pm. You can view the most current performance schedules here.
Tickets are available online @ theatrememphis.org/tickets, but to ensure the best seats available it is suggested to go to the box office at 630 Perkins Extd. @ Southern Avenue, Memphis, TN, 38117 or call 901.682.8323. Please note: the Lohrey Theatre is assigned seating but the Next Stage is open seating so you should adjust your arrival accordingly to get the best seats available.
Please call the box office for all ticketing questions, 901.682.8323.
There is no specific dress code, though appropriate attire is encouraged for a public event.
There is ample FREE parking on the campus with lighting and a security presence during every performance.