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Gladys G. Davis Theatre

Gladys G. Davis Theatre

The Davis Theatre creates an immersive experience for actors and audiences in 3 to 4 School of Theatre & Dance productions each year. 

The Gladys G. Davis Theatre is a recently remodeled thrust theatre that seats 212 and serves as the main performance venue. Although technically a thrust theatre, the Gladys G. Davis Theatre has been configured as an arena and a proscenium space for recent productions.

The theatre is equipped with an ETC Ion Lighting console and ETC Net3 equipment controlling 120 dimmers and over 170 instruments, the majority of which are SourceFour fixtures, as well as moving lights. The sound system is predominantly Renkus-Heinz speakers run off of QLab with 24 channels of output capacity. Secure wi-fi internet access is also available in the theatre for WVU students.