Experimental and progressive theatre is on the rise in Dallas-Fort Worth, and Denton Community Theatre is happy to be home to some of the best. The POINTBank Black Box Theatre space, made possible by the Denton Record-Chronicle, features Denton’s most independent and experimental theatre. Up-and-coming writers, directors, and actors are showcased at Black Box Theatre, along with our yearly Method & Madness New Play Festival.
The Black Box Theatre is an intimate theatre space, perfect for a variety of performances. Come enjoy a new play from a soon-to-be superstar playwright, or watch some of Denton’s most talented directors hone their craft in action.
The Black Box Theatre space is also available for rental to the public, and makes an excellent venue for parties and events. For more information on renting the Black Box Theatre, please contact the Box Office at (940) 382-7014.
To purchase tickets to Black Box Theatre performances, please visit the Black Box Box Office. Tickets for these performances will be available prior to the show’s opening date at the Box Office from 1pm-5pm, Monday through Friday. General admission tickets to each performance are $15.
It’s uses include:
- DCT rehearsal space
- DCT Theatre School
- Lona Wolfe Costume Closet
- DCT Productions
- Method & Madness New Play Festival (for more information, please see the Method & Madness page of this site)
Black Box Theatre is also available for rental to the community. Contact the Black Box Office for information.
July 31, Aug. 1, 2015 – 7:30pm – Aug. 2,2015 – 2:00pm
A fun event of quick takes on a variety of subjects by award winning playwrights. There is bound to be something for just about everyone. Come and celebrate theatre’s short form! These are rarely seen jewels that you won’t want to miss. From drama to comedy, these pieces grab your attention and get to the point quickly. Sometimes less really is more. For mature audiences.
2015 – 2016 Shows
General Admission tickets are $15 and are available at Campus Box Office (M-F 1p to 5p) prior each show’s opening and at the Black Box door 1 hour prior to the performance. Fri. & Sat. performances are at 7:30pm Sun. performances are at 2:00pm.
Individual tickets on sale Aug. 10, 2015
Performances: September 25-26 at 7:30pm. September 27 at 2:00pm.
Driving Miss Daisy
Individual tickets on sale Dec. 18, 2015
Performances on February 5-6, 12-13 at 7:30pm. February 7, 14 at 2:00pm.
Glengarry Glen Ross
Individual tickets on sale Feb. 19, 2016
Performances on April 1 & 2 at 7:30pm. April 3 at 2:00pm.
Individual tickets on sale Jun 24, 2016
Performances on August 5-6, 2016 at 7:30pm. August 7 at 2:00pm.