Originally constructed between 1968-1971, The O’Shaughnessy has benefitted from several upgrades including new main floor seats, lighting, disability accommodations, renovated dressing rooms and greenroom, a new ticket office, and additional women’s restrooms. Numerous options for special events and receptions are also available both within the auditorium space and through the St. Catherine University campus.
Modern Amenities in a Classic Setting
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Amenities and Technical Services Available
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For a list of staff at our theater, please visit the O’Shaughnessy Staff page.
– A full-time Events Manager is on staff to assist you with your front-of-house, merchandise, and concessions needs. We staff well-trained ushers to assist in greeting your patrons and helping them to their seats. View the Front of House Manual for more detailed information about front-of-house assistance.
– A versatile ticket office located in the lobby of The O’Shaughnessy processes orders in person, over the phone, and online, with convenient hours of operation Monday-Friday, 12:00-6:00 p.m., and in person two hours prior to events. Ticketing through The O’Shaughnessy is also available 24/7 online. View the Ticketing Procedures and Policies Manual for more detailed information about ticketing assistance.
– A professional back-of-house staff provides assistance for all of your backstage and production needs. We provide references for auxiliary equipment and are willing to answer questions and give advice concerning your technical needs. The O’Shaughnessy is proud to be a union hall. View the Technical Packet here for more detailed information about renting The O’Shaughnessy.