The Maureen Stapleton Theatre seats 350 people
and is located at the north end of the Siek
Campus Center. This intimate space was named
after the renowned actress who was a native of
Troy, New York. The Maureen Stapleton Theatre
reopened in fall 2006 after extensive renovations,
including improved amenities such as a new
The theatre stage is semi-thrust, with seating
wrapped around the front three sides of the
stage, offering audience members a great view from every seat. A technical booth is located at
the rear of the theatre, where stage lighting and sound can be monitored.
The Maureen Stapleton Theatre has welcomed many diverse, local and international artists such
as the Ellen Sinopoli Dance Company, Le Trio Gershwin and Irish poet John Doorty.