A SSU community-building initiative

Playwright Carter W. Lewis Visits SSU

SSU's Women's Water Polo Team Playing it Forward.

Playwright Carter W. Lewis Visits SSU

SSU Dance Playing it Forward for SSU Softball Team


Your group, club or team chooses one of the following productions to attend…


Our show cast/crew reciprocate - or PLAY it FORWARD - by attending an event, game or fundraiser of your choosing.


We are open to any suggestions or ideas on how best to reciprocate for your group. Here are the basics…

5+ Team or Group members attend a PLAY it FORWARD Night

  • We’ll match the # of students attending your event (cast & crew sizes vary)
  • Bring Posters/Signage showing our gratitude and support
  • Recognize and thank your team or organization before curtain or at intermission
  • SSU students receive 2 FREE tickets to the show, so you can bring friends or family
  • Offer FREE Pizza at Intermission to your group

10+ Team or Group members? All of the above + CHOOSE ONE below:

  • Offer Person Theatre Lobby to your group for a pre-show event, fundraiser or other activity
  • Pre-game? We can sing the Star Spangled Banner!
  • Halftime? Intermission? We might perform a dance piece? Or sing a song from a show...
  • Offer a sneak peek rehearsal, or back-stage tour post-show
  • Have something else in mind? Let us know, we’re open to your ideas

2016-17 Season Play it Forward dates:

Waiting for the Parade - TH, Oct 20 @7:30p

Fall Dance Concert - TH or FRI, Nov 3 or 4 @7:30p

The Bluebird - TH Dec 8 @7:30p

The Magic Flute - TH, Mar 3 @7:30p

Spring Dance 2017 - TH, Apr 27 @7:30p

POWER LINES Play Fest - TH, May 11 @7:30p


Contact Jodie Ellis at or call 707.664.2325, Theatre Arts & Dance, Communications/Marketing