Lansing Community College

More than 30 theatre, dance and musical performances fill LCC's Dart Auditorium, Black Box Theatre and outdoor amphitheater each year. Four large-scale productions attract attendees of all ages and most earn top awards and recognition from local theatre reviews. Each summer, free performances ranging from classic to quirky take the stage at the outdoor amphitheater for "Summer Stage Under the Stars."


Performing Arts event at Dart Auditorium

Dart Auditorium

Located at 500 N. Capitol Avenue, Lansing, the 454-seat theater hosts LCC's Theatre, Dance and Music Program performances as well as other college and community events. The entrance is on the south side of the building. Parking is available in the Gannon Ramp off Grand Avenue and metered parking is available through the City of Lansing on Capitol Avenue.

Black Box Theatre

The theatre is located in the Gannon Building, room 1422 at LCC's Downtown Campus at 411 N. Grand Avenue, Lansing. It hosts several productions throughout the year. Parking is available in the Gannon Ramp off Grand Avenue and metered parking is available through the City of Lansing on Grand Avenue.

Students perform play in the Black Box Theatre


Doors open 45 minutes prior to each performance. The majority of shows are free throughout the year, however large-scale theatre productions have admission fees, as detailed below:

Admission Prices

$15 Adult/General Admission
$10 Seniors (65+), LCC Alumni & Staff
$5 Students (with valid college/high school ID)

Tickets can be purchased at the box office with cash or a credit card. Advance tickets can be purchased online. Checks are payable to Lansing Community College. Donations are accepted at each free performance via cash or check as well.

Dates and events are subject to change.
Call 517-483-1122 for the latest information.

LCC Performing Arts Tickets


Tickets are currently available for purchase online.

Tickets purchased online must be picked up 15 minutes prior to start of performance.
Tickets not picked up will be resold.


Support Students in the Arts at LCC

Support students in the arts at LCC by supporting the many scholarships that have been established to support future artists.

Arts Scholarships


Arts Connect @ LCC

art mural by brian bishop on the side of a building in lansing

Arts connect people to themselves, to each other and to the world. At LCC, you'll find a wealth of arts: for study, for enlightenment and inspiration, for critical thinking, communication and connection. Arts Connect @ LCC is a hub for LCC's arts events, ongoing programming, academic programs, and for activities that have an arts component. Whether you're a student, faculty/staff or a community member – whether you're interested in pursuing a career or personal enrichment courses, auditioning for a show, attending an event or exploring the artworks on campus – find your connection to the arts at Arts Connect @ LCC!

Arts Connect @ LCC

Want to take your place on stage?

Students perform play at the outdoor Amphitheater

LCC offers associate degrees in theatre, general music or music industry, certificates in musicianship studies or music technology, and dance courses and internships. Courses can also be taken as electives for other degrees or transfer programs, or for personal enrichment. Call (517) 483-1546 or visit the Performing Arts webpage for more information.