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The Crescent Theatre is Clayton State University’s theatrical stage featuring productions by students in the Theatre program. This beautifully renovated 149 seat theatre serves as a performance and classroom space. banner image

The Crescent Theatre is Clayton State University’s theatrical stage featuring productions by students in the Theatre program. This beautifully renovated 149 seat theatre serves as a performance and classroom space.

The Crescent Theatre

2022-2023 Season

Sundays at Four

By Je'Cori Neal
 
9/16 @ 7:30p
Appropriate for ages 14+
 
Sundays at Four is a one act play that highlights the inner workings of a family whose beliefs and expectations do not always align. Laughs with pain come spilling out over a traditional family meal. Despite how much they may not always see eye to eye, the love somehow blooms in the midst of chaos. 


The Colored Museum

By George C. Wolfe

Performances: 11/11, 17, 18 @ 7:30p and

11/12, 19 @ 2:30p

Through a series of 11 exhibits, this bold, unapologetic satire depicts what it’s like to be black in America.

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Hamlet

By William Shakespeare

In a 90-minute version freely adapted by Derrick Vanmeter

3/24, 30, 31 @ 7:30p, 3/25, 4/1 @ 2:30p

Something is rotten in the state of Denmark. Visited by the ghost of his father, and haunted by questions of existence, Prince Hamlet seeks revenge against his uncle Claudius. Shakespeare’s longest play is stripped down to the barest essentials in this 90-minute version.

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Clayton State Theatre is committed to ensuring that our theatre is accessible to all individuals with or without disabilities. The Crescent Theatre is equipped with wheelchair seating, listening devices for the hearing impaired, and an access ramp leading to the stage.