Facilities

TheatresPhoto of Lady Winderemere's Fan

The Conservatory has three performance spaces, the Browning Theatre (above l.), the Emerson Studio (below) and Stage Three (above r.). The Browning Theatre seats 952 and was inspired in part by the Guthrie Theatre in Minneapolis. Emerson Studio Theatre is Webster's flexible black-box space seating 125. Webster shares the Browning Theatre and the Emerson Studio with the Repertory Theatre of St. Louis throughout the year. Stage Three is Webster's small proscenium theatre and seats about 125
.Photo of studio theatre

ClassroomsPhoto of stage three

The Conservatory has classrooms in the Loretto-Hilton Center as well as in Webster University's Old Orchard facility. In the Loretto-Hilton center there are two scene shops, a paint annex, costume shop, and props shop. Design studios (pictured below) are also in the LHC.

Photo of design studio

Dance classes take place in the two dance studios in LHC and acting and directing classes are held in the Old Orchard spaces or in Stage Three.

Photo of Dance Studio