Creative Arts + Theatre

Creative Arts + Theatre is a home for showcasing student talent through theatre, dance, visual arts, open mics and Madrigal Dinner, an annual Renaissance-themed dinner theatre tradition.

All aspects of our events are student-produced, and include script- and music-writing, acting, design, choreography, directing and tech.


Tickets go on sale for the 34th Annual Madrigal Dinner on October 21!

Tickets for this year's Madrigal Dinner production are on sale October 21 - November 18!

Madrigal Dinner will be held on ThursdayFriday and Saturday, November 20, 21 and 22.

Tickets to this event are available online at, or in person Monday-Friday 10am to 6pm, at the north end of the Frank Erwin Center, 1701 Red River St.

You may also call 512-477-6060 during regular business hours: Monday-Friday 9am to 6pm, Saturday 10am-4pm.

A very limited number of tickets will be available at the door. Purchase your tickets in advance for best seating! 

General Public Tickets: $32, $30 and $28

Discounted UT Austin Student Tickets: $18, $16 and $14.

All tickets are non-refundable.

You must present your current University of Texas at Austin STUDENT I.D. at the door to enter with a discounted student ticket. *Please note: the difference in price of a comparable non-student ticket must be paid at the door if ticket-holder does not possess a current University of Texas at Austin student I.D.

Join us for the 34th Annual Madrigal Dinner, a grand Renaissance-themed dinner theatre experience in the Texas Union Ballroom!

Enjoy an evening filled with an original comedic play, choir concert, and a four-course meal all for the price of entry.

Madrigal Dinner will be held on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, November 20, 21 and 22. A cash bar will be available starting at 5:30pm. Show starts at 6:30pm.


Tuesdays, 6-7pm, SAC 1.118

  • Madrigal Dinner – a 34-year tradition
  • Werewolves: A New Musical
  • AGON: A Musical
  • A Plan of Faith: A Play
  • LOVE: A Broadway-Inspired Musical Revue
Matt Hill '15
Marguerite Elliott