About Us

The Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts at Sacred Heart University offers a wide array of performing arts attractions throughout the year in its air-conditioned 776-seat auditorium. The Center is also available for rentals and community events.

Box Office

HOURS: M-F from 12-4pm and two hours prior to all shows that require ticket sales.
Phone: (203) 371-7908
Fax: (203) 365-4858
Mail: 5151 Park Avenue, Fairfield CT 06825
E-mail: edgertoncenter@sacredheart.edu

Ticket Policies


No refunds or exchanges. All ticket sales are final with the exception of canceled performances. SHU students and faculty/staff discount tickets are available but limited to one ticket per valid ID. Online ticket purchases include a minimal processing fee.

Late Arrivals

Patrons arriving late will be seated at the discretion of the management.

General Information

Recording/Electronic Equipment

Cameras (including digital), video cameras, recording devices are not permitted in the theatre. Cell phones and pagers should either be turned OFF or set to SILENT mode.

Food & Beverages

Food, drinks and more – (venue personnel have the right to turn away any items at their discretion)

No Smoking

The Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts is a smoke-free environment. No smoking is allowed in the building or on Sacred Heart University’s campus.

Lost & Found

Any items found on the premises can be claimed at the Box Office.

Important Parking Advisory

Parking may be limited due to other events on campus. Carpooling, public transportation, family/friend drop off and pick up are strongly encouraged. Early arrival is also highly recommended. Students living off-campus must take a shuttle to the campus to attend Edgerton Center events.


Service Animals

All certified service animals or service animals in training are welcome at the Edgerton Center. All service animals are required to remain on a leash or harness at all times. If purchasing tickets, please notify your ticket seller at the time of purchase if an aisle seat is required to accommodate your service animal. Service animals must remain on a leash or in a harness at all times.

Wheelchairs/Wheelchair Service

The Edgerton Center is fully accessible with a number of locations available that can accommodate those in wheelchairs or patrons needing handicap seating. Please note that there is limited handicap parking on campus. Please refer to the parking advisory and plan accordingly. If you are in need of special assistance, handicap or wheelchair seating, please notify the Box Office when purchasing your ticket.