The Playhouse includes several rehearsal studios and classrooms/labs to provide professional-level learning opportunities to students in multiple disciplines.
There are four rehearsal studios varying in size. All are equipped with playback abilities, video recording and smart room capabilities for classes and rehearsals. The rooms also feature mirrors, blackout curtains, Marley floors and separate storage for classes and production.
The scene shop classroom is a laboratory that houses the capabilities and courses for such subjects as carpentry, properties, scenic painting and technical design, just to name a few.
The lighting and sound lab is a flexible classroom space that acts as a mini black box to teach lighting concepts, projection design, sound recording and engineering. Included in this space is dedicated equipment like dimmers, projectors, recording stations and a separate recording booth.
The sewing lab is dedicated to costume design and construction. Outfitted with individual sewing machines, drawing easels, cutting tables, and other equipment to learn about the process of costuming from concept to creation.
The design studio is the central area for scenic design, rendering and model building. The space is organized for collaborative discussion and creative development.