College Student Perks
Through a variety of events and other opportunities, the Geffen Playhouse welcomes college students to experience the live storytelling presented on our stages. We are proud of our association with UCLA’s School of Theater, Film, and Television, and open our doors to all college students throughout Los Angeles.
Please join us at the Geffen through one or more of the following programs. We look forward to seeing you at the theater!
College Student Perks Email List
Sign-up for our College Student Perks email list to receive updates on student ticket offers, College Night dates and more! Simply create an account and select "College Student Perks" in your Communications Preferences.
Held on a show-by-show basis for college students to experience live theater among their peers, these special events include a pre-show party with complementary food, refreshments and music, as well as a $10 ticket price with the required promo code. Access these tickets at geffenplayhouse.org/collegenight. Check our Facebook page or sign-up for the College Student Perks email list for announcements.
You can obtain free tickets to any preview performance during the season with a promo code. Limit 2 comps per person, more restrictions may apply. Sign-up for our College Student Perks email list to receive the promo code.
We are happy to welcome student groups to the Geffen! Groups must include a minimum of 15 students, and tickets must be purchased with a single payment. Tickets are $15 tickets for each member of a Student Group attending, plus a $15 processing fee for the group. This offer is valid for non-premium seating in any season production in the Gil Cates Theater, while supplies last. Please contact one of our Box Office Managers at firstname.lastname@example.org to make arrangements.
We offer a subscription to all our 5 season productions in the Gil Cates Theater for the heavily discounted price of $105. Mezzanine seating only. This offer excludes Friday and Saturday evening performances. Call our box office at 310.208.2028 to subscribe, only one subscription is offered per student.
Student Advance Tickets
At the discounted price of $25 you can purchase a Student Ticket ahead of time for any show in the Gil Cates Theater. Call the box office to purchase your student ticket in advance, you must bring a valid, current photo student ID to the box office to redeem your ticket at will call. Excludes premium seating.
Student Rush Tickets
All students with a valid, current photo student ID can purchase a ticket to any performance starting 30 minutes before curtain, based on availability. The Student Rush ticket price is $10. For more information on Rush Tickets, please visit geffenplayhouse.org/rush.
We are always looking for volunteers to assist our Front of House staff in welcoming our audience members! Volunteering is a great opportunity to peek behind the curtain of the Geffen, see all our shows and to contribute to our mission of presenting plays and programs that engage, inform and inspire. Please contact Supervising House Manager David Gerhardt at email@example.com for more information on how to get involved.
UCLA Student Interns*
Through the Theater 195 class you can be apply to be an intern with us, this class is offered most quarters and during the summer to students in the school of Theater, Film and Television. Visit UCLA TFT Theater Internships for more information.
Geffen UCLA Practicum Class*
This special class offered during Spring Quarter offers students in the school of Theater, Film and Television the opportunity to interact with and gain experience from our Geffen Playhouse employees.
*Opportunities only for students enrolled as a major or minor in UCLA's School of Theater, Film and Television.
Upcoming Shows & Events