Reservation Policy

M&DA Building School of Theatre Rehearsal Space Reservation System



Room Schedule


Spaces Available

  • Dance Studio  (room 123A) (By Permission of Claudio Ribeiro Email Claudio Ribeiro)
  • Acting/Video Studio  (room 125)
  • Acting Studio  (room 135)
  • Scene Shop (room 155)
  • Sound Studio Lab  (room 314) (By permission of Jim Murphy Email Jim Murphy)
  • UG Rehearsal Space (room 399)
  • Movement Studio (room 166) (By Permission of Nick Erickson Email Nick Erickson )

Spaces in the M&DA Building are available for use by theatre majors only.  Priority for use:  Swine Palace productions; LSU Theatre mainstage; LSU Lab Series; class assignments.  With the exception of the UG Rehearsal Space (room 399), graduate students have priority over undergraduates. The Dance Studio will be closed during studio theatre performances

Spaces are available from 8:00 am to 11 pm Monday through Friday, and from 12 noon to 6 pm on weekends.  Spaces will not be available on game days, holidays, or when there are no building monitors present.*

*Graduate students have open access as needed

With the exception of the Theatre Technology/Design Lab (room 181), space can be reserved for two-hour blocks per day per project; Lab productions should reserve space directly through Chris Wood (Email Chris Wood).  If your space has not been reserved following your usage, you can continue to work in that space as long as it is free. The Theatre Technology/Design Lab (Room 181) will be open for all to use without a reservation. You must still check in with the building monitor (room 195)

Requests for reservations must be made in writing via e-mail ( between 8 am and 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday.  All requests will be filled by priority on a first-come, first-served basis.  Please include:

  • Your name
  • Space needed
  • Times needed
  • Purpose of the reservation

When your reservation is filled, your name will be posted on the departmental Room Schedule.

If your reservation is during regular business hours (M-F 8:00am – 4:30pm) come to the main office to be let in. After business hours, check in at room 195. You will be required to show your LSU Student ID with the building monitor before your space is unlocked.  All personal belongings, props, set pieces, and trash must be removed at the end of your time.  No exceptions.

Please remember that space usage is a privilege, and as such, we expect that each space will be treated with care and consideration.