Features of the Theater

The Lory Student Center Theater can be transformed to host lecture, films, banquets, entertainment, and concerts.  The highlight of the facility is a retractable seating system that allows for the space to be used as a theater or ballroom.  The theater also features high-definition projection, concert quality sound and lighting, and a trained technical staff.

Theater Capacities

Please note capacities will be affected by staging, buffet tables, and technical needs.

  Lecture/Film Banquet Concert
Theater 4751 200 5002



1 The seating system seats 285.  Additional chairs are added to floor (95) and balcony (95) to reach maximum of 475.
2 Capacity is limited for 2013-2014 due to LSC Renovation.
Technical Capabilities
The theater features a DLP High-Definition projector, a professional line-array sound system, and a professional lighting system with conventional and intelligent lighting.  Technical services staff can help make every event run smoothly and will be available for assistance throughout your event (additional labor/equipment charges may apply).

Theater Pictures

Theater Setup Options

Seating System Highlights

The following video shows the seating system being setup in time lapse.  Actual setup time is approximately 2 hours.

This video shows the seating system being stored and a banquet being setup.  Actual time is approximately 3 hours.