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  Box Office Information

CMDA & Opera Tickets

The CMDA Box Office sells tickets to all events in the following venues:

LSU Opera and LSU Theatre performances are sold through this office.

Tickets can be purchased online or over the phone at: (225) 578-3527.

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Union Tickets

The Union Box Office sells tickets to all events in the Union Theater.

Some examples of events held in this venue are:

  • LSU Wind Ensemble
  • LSU Symphonic Winds
  • LSU Symphonic Band
  • LSU Symphony Orchestra
  • Candlelight Concert

Tickets can be purchased online or over the phone at: (225) 578-5128.

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Parking for Events

We pay a fee to LSU Parking for our patrons to park free of charge. If you receive a parking ticket, please bring it to the CMDA Box Office, located inside the Music & Dramatic Arts Building, for assistance. You may park in any of the non-gated parking lots or on the street near our performance venues. Do not park by any red or yellow curbs.

For updates on construction, road closures, and zone changes, please visit the LSU Parking & Transportation Services website.

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  Upcoming Productions & Full Calendar

LSU Opera
poster: Falstaff

LSU Opera Presents: Falstaff

Music by Giuseppe Verdi, Libretto by Arrigo Boito
November 16th - 19th  |  Claude L. Shaver Theatre

Witness the legendary Giuseppe Verdi's final opera - a beautiful (and hilarious) tale of secrecy, jealousy, and the all-too-human follies of Shakespeare's famous "portly knight", Sir John Falstaff. Don't miss out on this chance to see one of lyric theatre's greatest masterpieces!

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LSU Music
poster: Matthew Shepard


Presented by the LSU Department of Bands
November 20th  |  7:30pm  |  LSU Student Union Theatre
November 21st  |  7:30pm  |  Saenger Theatre

Tigerama has arrived, and now in two locations! Experience an evening filled with some of the best music LSU has to offer, including live performances by the Tiger Band, Golden Girls, Colorguard, Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Winds.

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LSU Theatre
poster: Mountaintop

Swine Palace: The Mountaintop

Story by Katori Hall, Directed by Femi Euba
November 8th - 19th  |  Reilly Theatre

A re-imagined retelling of Martin Luther King Jr.'s last night on Earth, Katori Hall's The Mountaintop portrays King as a deeply passionate and flawed human being. His final night is spent alongside a mysterious and sassy hotel maid who encourages King to delve deeper into his hopes and dreams.

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