Lumen Repertory Theatre

Lumen Repertory Theatre is a renowned theatre experience in Northeast Florida, known for their bold and professional productions that bring life to empty spaces. As a resident, regional, and repertory theatre company, they collaborate with a core team of talented professionals, alongside various disciplines and organizations, to extend their imp... read all

Currently On Stage

ShakesBeer: A Brewery Tour
June 2024
The Bier Hall at Intuition Ale Works
King Maker Brewing
Ruby Beach Brewing
Bold City Brewery - Roselle

Coming Soon!

Cadillac Crew
October 2024

Past Productions

Theatre In The Park
April 2024
Johansen Park
A Small Fire
February 2024
San Marco Church
No Exit
July 2023
Swisher Theater

About Lumen Repertory Theatre

Lumen Repertory Theatre is a renowned theatre experience in Northeast Florida, known for their bold and professional productions that bring life to empty spaces. As a resident, regional, and repertory theatre company, they collaborate with a core team of talented professionals, alongside various disciplines and organizations, to extend their impact beyond a single location. Lumen Rep believes in exceptional quality, bold choices, and the subversive nature of great art. Through performance, they illuminate empty spaces within our community and challenge societal norms. Their mission is to collaborate with established and emerging professionals, contributing to the cultural fabric of the region.

Lumen Rep is committed to being a professional theatre company from the start. They are affiliated with Actor’s Equity Association, providing fair wages and working conditions for their union and non-union actors, directors, stage managers, and technicians. By paying theatre professionals, they demonstrate respect for their craft and attract talent to the city. This commitment allows them to produce high-quality work that competes with cultural centers worldwide. Lumen Rep allocates a minimum of 50% of their revenue to compensate the dedicated individuals who make professional theatre happen.

Affiliation with Actors’ Equity Association benefits both Equity and non-Equity actors, ensuring fair pay scales, health benefits, specific working conditions, and professional contracts. This commitment provides a safe and supportive environment for all involved.

Reviews

Theatrical Mastery in Lumen Rep’s 'Slow Burn' Questions Cultural Constructs | JaxPlays Reviews

[[theatre:Lumen Repertory Theatre]]’s innovative double-feature production, [[production:2024 Slow Burn|Slow Burn]], brings together Edward Albee’s absurdist works The American Dream and The Zoo Story. This unusual combination provides a vivid juxtaposition of two distinct narratives: one a satirical critique of American family life, the other a penetrating look at social alienation in a modern urban setting. The production’s clever interpretations and well-executed dramatic performance effectively invites a captivated audience into Albee’s complex psychological landscapes, evoking the overall meaninglessness and loneliness inherent in modern life throughout both one-act plays. read more

A Delightfully Boozy Bard Bash - Lumen Repertory Theatre's ShakesBeer: A Brewery Tour | JaxPlays Reviews

[[production:2024 ShakesBeer: A Brewery Tour|ShakesBeer: A Brewery Tour]] returns with its unique blend of Shakespeare, interactive storytelling and brewery tour, creating a boisterous, booze-infused celebration of the Bard’s works. The talented ensemble of Jas Abramowitz, Josh Andrews, Rina Hajra-Gjoka, Katie Johnston, Amy Love, Nicole Maahs, Hayley Smith, Christopher Watson and Brian Niece, transforms local breweries into impromptu stages, delivering a show that is part theatre, part game show and entirely entertaining. read more

'No Exit' - A Mystery Box You Can't Escape | JaxPlays Reviews

No Exit, an adaptation of Jean-Paul Sartre’s Huis clos, by Lumen Repertory Theatre, is a disconcerting mystery box that traps you in its intrigue. This remarkable performance beckons you to delve into the human mind’s darkest corners as three newly departed souls are abruptly gathered in a solitary room. read more