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Andre Bruce Ward

Andre Bruce Ward

Costume Designer Emeritus

Andre Bruce Ward

Costume Designer Emeritus


As Resident Artist at TM from 1976 until his passing in 2022, Andre was responsible for the costume design of hundreds of productions and was the recipient of more than 20 Ostrander Awards, including the Eugart Yerian Lifetime Achievement Award. He received a fellowship grant from the Tennessee Arts Commission and highest honors from the American Association of Community Theatres. He is the subject of the book "Andre: Thirty Years of Costume Design at Theatre Memphis.


More members of this team

Production Manager / Technical Director
Assistant Technical Director
Resident Scenic Designer
Resident Costume Designer
Costume Shop Manager
Resident Lighting Designer

Lohrey Theatre

Seats up to 411

Both the Lohrey Theatre and the Next Stage Theatre are wheelchair accessible with a handicapped accessible restroom 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.

Lohrey Theatre Seating Chart

(Next Stage is open seating)

Next Stage

Seats up to 110

The black box Next Stage seats up to 110 and is also wheelchair accessible with state of the art equipment for sound and lighting.