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Season Production Schedule

Seton Hall Theatre hosts main stage productions in the Theatre-in-the-Round on the Seton Hall campus and at the South Orange Performing Arts Center. Evening performances are Thursday through Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m. 

Admission is always free to Seton Hall Theatre productions.
The Theatre-in-the-Round is on campus, located in the University Center. 
The South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) is located downtown at One SOPAC Way, South Orange, NJ 07079. For more information on SOPAC, visit:

2019 - 2020 Season

William Shakespeare's Much Ado About NothingPhoto of Seton Hall Theatre Program's production of Twelfth Night

The classic comedy of love where opposites attract. Benedict battles Beatrice with wit and humor until they eventually come together to save Hero's reputation and her betrothal to Claudio.

Performed at the South Orange Performing Arts Center; October 24, 25, and 26 at 8 p.m.; and October 27th at 2 p.m. 

A Christmas CabaretPhoto of Christmas ornament

Once again student talent comes together to present, songs, dance, and laughter in this seasonal romp of Christmas.

Performed in the Theatre-in-the-Round, December 5, 6, 7 at 8 p.m. and December 8 at 2 p.m. 

Men On Boats by Jacklyn Backhaus

The story of the bold frontiersmen who explored the Colorado river basin in a rollicking, comic pageant.

 Performed in the Theatre-in-the-Round, February 20, 21, 22 at 8 p.m. and February 23 at 2 p.m.

The Summer of '42

A sweet musical about a young man's coming of age over a summer at the beach with his friends. Set during WWII, the musical balances the innocence of youth with the tragedy of way in ways that are both funny and touching.

Book by Hunter Foster. Music and lyrics by David Kirshenbaum. Based on the screenplay by Herman Rauch.  Performed at the South Orange Performing Arts Center, April 30, May 1, 2 at 8 p.m., May 3 at 2 p.m.

Theatre Council Productions

A co-curricular activity of the College of Communication and the Arts, Seton Hall's Academic Theatre Program offers a wide variety of theatrical opportunities for students including faculty directed main-stage productions and the student directed Theatre Council series.

For more information on Theatre Council, contact Tia Robbins.

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