Black Box Theatre

Black Box Theatre

Experimental and progressive theatre is on the rise in Dallas-Fort Worth, and Denton Community Theatre is happy to be home to some of the best. The POINTBank Black Box Theatre space, made possible by the Denton Record-Chronicle, features Denton’s most independent and experimental theatre. Up-and-coming writers, directors, and actors are showcased at Black Box Theatre.

The Black Box Theatre is an intimate theatre space, perfect for a variety of performances. Come enjoy a new play from a soon-to-be superstar playwright, or watch some of Denton’s most talented directors hone their craft in action.

The Black Box Theatre space is also available for rental to the public, and makes an excellent venue for parties and events. For more information on renting the Black Box Theatre, please contact Susan Thornton at or call 940-383-1356.  Office hours are Monday – Friday 9:00am to 1:00pm.  

To purchase tickets to Black Box Theatre performances, please visit the Black Box Box Office. Tickets for these performances will be available prior to the show’s opening date at the Campus Theatre Box Office from 1pm-5pm, Monday through Friday. General admission tickets to each performance are $15.

It’s uses include:

  • DCT rehearsal space
  • DCT Theatre School
  • Lona Wolfe Costume Closet
  • DCT Productions

Black Box Theatre is also available for rental to the community. Contact the Black Box Office for information.  Below are photos of the lobby and theatre space.



DCT Black Box Shows!!

2017 – 2018 Shows

General Admission tickets are $15 and are available at Campus Box Office (M-F 1p to 5p) prior each show’s opening and at the Black Box door 1 hour prior to the performance.

Fri. & Sat. performances are at 7:30pm – Sun. performances are at 2:00pm.


Smart Pretty Funny

Performances Sept. 29, 30 & Oct. 1. Directed by Mandy Rausch.

Find out more about Smart Pretty Funny here.


God Of Carnage

Performances Feb. 2, 3, 4, 2018. AND  Feb. 9,10, 11 Directed by Kim Campbell.

Information about God Of Carnage available by clicking here.


Bullshot Crummond

Performances Jun. 1, 2, 3.  Directed by Ash Robbins.

More information about Bullshot Crummond here.


Crave & The Zoo Story

Aug 3, 4, 5 – 2018. Directed by Kerri Peters.

Information on both plays – Crave and The Zoo Story – available here.