Christian H. Moe Laboratory Theater | Department of Theater | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Liberal Arts

stage view at McLeod Theater

Christian H. Moe Laboratory Theater

The Christian H. Moe Theater is an intimate and flexible 1400 sq. ft. black box space with a 19’ ceiling height which seats approximately 100 and provides an ever-changing venue for creating exciting theater. In addition to performances, the space may also used for special workshops, classes and demonstrations, seminars and symposiums, play readings, receptions and parties, and student projects. The facilities are available for rental on a limited basis.

In addition to the two exciting performance spaces, facilities also include a rehearsal studio, fully equipped scene and costume studios, a drafting studio, and computer design and lighting labs.

For information on facility rental please contact the Faculty Technical Director, Thomas Fagerholm at 651-341-3926 or via email at

Support for the Christian H. Moe Theater and the McLeod Theater may be made through the SIU Foundation at 618-453-4900.