IU Summer Theatre

  • 275 N. Jordan Avenue
  • Lee Norvelle Theatre & Drama Center
  • Bloomington, IN 47405-1105
  • (812) 855-1103

The IU Summer Theatre is the summer professional theatre for the IU Department of Theatre and Drama. Shows are done in repertory fashion, with one play and one musical taking place in late-June and July, and a family-friendly musical in late-July and August. Performances take place at the Lee Norvelle Theatre and Drama Center on the campus of Indiana University Bloomington.

Keep up to date with IU Summer Theatre productions with the IU Theater & Drama Blog, 7th and Jordan

Our Town

  • Dates vary between July 6, 2018 - July 28, 2018
  • IU Theatre
  • (812) 855-1103

Our Town is a Pulitzer-winning play by American playwright Thornton Wilder. It tells the story the fictional town of Grover's Corners and follows the daily lives of its residents for twelve years. With humor, wit, and powerful storytelling, Wilder tells some truths about what it means to be... Learn more

25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

  • Dates vary between July 7, 2018 - July 29, 2018
  • IU Theatre
  • (812) 855-1103

25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee tells the tale of six socially awkward youngsters finding joy, heartache and a purpose in competing at the regional spelling bee, while disclosing hilarious and touching stories from their home lives. Featuring a score by William Finn and book by Rachel... Learn more

The Foreigner

  • Dates vary between July 8, 2018 - July 26, 2018
  • IU Theatre
  • (812) 855-1103

The story takes place in a fishing lodge in rural Georgia where two Englishmen, Charlie and Froggy, arrive as guests. When people at the lodge try to talk to Charlie he doesn’t reply. He is very shy and depressed. Froggy claims that Charlie cannot talk because he is a "foreigner" and doesn’t... Learn more

Stardust Road

  • August 16, 2018 - August 18, 2018
  • IU Theatre
  • (812) 855-1103

The Premiere Musical Workshop Production. Learn more