Patron Info

The University Theatre is located on the campus of Western Michigan University at the corner of Stadium Drive and Howard Street, right next to the Miller Auditorium.

When searching online driving directions or using a GPS device, please use the following address:

Gilmore Theatre Complex-WMU
2200 Auditorium Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008


Free parking is conveniently located directly outside of the Gilmore Theatre Complex. Additional parking is also located in the parking ramp next to Miller Auditorium. After 6pm on performance nights you do not need to put money in any of the parking meters in these lots. Please be aware that multiple events on campus can cause congestion in this area, so allow plenty of time for parking and entry to the theatre.

Seating charts

Seating in the Williams and York Theatres is general admission and cannot be reserved.

Seating chart for the Shaw Theatre (PDF)

Special accomodations

An elevator is located in the lobby of the Gilmore Theatre Complex directly past the box office window.

Special seating arrangements can be made by contacting the box office directly at (269) 387-6222. When purchasing tickets for a Shaw Theatre production, patrons with difficulty walking should request seating on the left side of the theatre.

Assistive listening systems are available free of charge for performances in the Shaw Theatre and the Williams Theatre. Simply present your driver's license at the box office to check one out.

Box office info

Phone: (269) 387-6222

Hours: Monday through Friday, noon to 5 p.m. and two hours prior to showtimes

Gilmore Theatre Complex 
Western Michigan University 
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008 USA