Performances at Ethington Theatre

Love the arts? With a history spanning more than 60 years, Grand Canyon University's (GCU) Ethington Theatre is home to a variety of arts events, including award-winning student performances. You are invited to experience work from the talented GCU students of our College of Fine Arts and Production, with theatre performances, dance concerts and more.

Contact Ethington Theatre

To purchase tickets, please contact the GCU Arena Box office



2019-20 Ethington Theatre Season

Season tickets, which include all plays and the University Dance Series, can be purchased by contacting Ethington Theatre. 

Play and Dance Performances: Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm | Sundays at 2 pm

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Dec. 6 - 8, 2019

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Feb. 7 - 9 and Feb. 14 - 16, 2020

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March 20 - 22 and March 27 - 29, 2020

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April 17 - 19, 2020

Student Matinee Series 2019-20

Ethington Theatre invites you and your students to register for a student matinee as part of the Ethington Theatre and Dance Season. These productions make the arts and arts education accessible to students by offering free admission.
HIGH SCHOOLS RSVP: Please contact your university admissions counselor (UAC) to register. If your UAC contact information is unknown, contact 855-GCU-LOPE.
K-8 SCHOOLS RSVP: Please select a performance below, then use the form within the desired event page.

Student Matinee Play Performances: 9:30 am

One Man, Two Guvnors 
by Richard Bean
Aug. 28 - 29, 2019
Arms and the Man
by George Bernard Shaw
Oct. 9 - 10, 2019
A Year with Frog and Toad
by Robert and Willie Reale
Nov. 20 -  21. 2019
Winter Dance Concert: Reinvent Dec. 9, 2019
The Tempest 
by William Shakespeare
Feb. 12 - 13, 2020
The Drowsy Chaperone
by Bob Martin, Dawn McKellar, Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison
March  25 - 26, 2020
Spring Dance Concert: Moving Forward April 20, 2020

Elementary Dance Tour

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GCU’s Elementary Dance Tour sparks the imagination of its young audience members by sharing stories through the art of dance! Every spring, this student touring company brings a high-quality arts experience to K-6 students in the Phoenix area at no cost.

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