Who We Are

Syracuse Stage is the non profit, professional theatre company in residence at Syracuse University. We are nationally recognized for creating stimulating theatrical work that engages Central New York, and for our significant contribution to the artistic life of Syracuse University, where we are a vital partner in achieving the educational mission of the University’s Department of Drama.

Our Mission

Syracuse Stage tells stories that engage, entertain, and inspire us to see life beyond our own experience.


Reimagining what’s possible for regional theater–through active inclusion, innovative outreach, and bold productions–Syracuse Stage shapes the cultural and social vitality of Central New York, enriches the Syracuse University student experience, and fosters change in ourselves, our communities, and our world.

Our Core Values

Actively including diverse individuals, communities, ideas and perspectives.

Commitment to integrity, excellence and enthusiasm in our work.

Fostering an innovative and adaptive environment that elicits wonder.

Strategic Plan

Over a 10-month period, Syracuse Stage worked with a variety of internal and external stakeholders to develop a strategic plan to best position the theatre to succeed in the coming years.



View a complete history in our book, Syracuse Stage: Celebrating 40 Seasons



Past Shows