Performance Times:

The majority of productions begin promptly at 8:00pm.  However, on Thursday of the second week of production the performance will begin at 10:00pm. The spring production includes a 2:00 matinee performance on the second Saturday of the run.


  • General admission: $12.00
  • Senior citizens: $10.00
  • Tech Students are FREE with their Tech ID (Tech students without ID will pay $5.00)
  • Non-Tech Student admission is $5.00 (This is for all university, college, high school students)
  • On TTU Employee Appreciation  Night (Tuesday), TTU employees pay $5.00 with ID.

The Backdoor Playhouse is Handicapped Accessible.

Admission charges are subject to change and students may be required to pay for special shows.


Cash and checks will be accepted at the door. We do not accept charge/debit cards.

Box Office Hours:

24 hour voice mail at (931) 372-6595 or contact the TTU Department of English


Your tickets will be held until 10 minutes before curtain time the night of the performance.


We are unable to guarantee exact seat location.  Seats are available on a first come first serve basis.

Most special events are FREE & open to the public on a first come, first served basis.

Apply Now