About us

muncie civic theatre

Muncie Civic Theatre was founded in 1931 and  is one of the oldest civic theatres in the state and is located in one of the oldest theaters in the country. The Muncie Civic Theatre Association was started by William H. Ball who served as board president for the first decade of the theatre’s existence.

We are now in our 90th Season providing East Central Indiana with a variety of high quality entertainment and events performed by community members for the community

our home:
The Boyce Block

Muncie Civic is located in the historic Boyce Block in the heart of Downtown Muncie, Indiana.

The Boyce Block was built in 1880 and has witnessed many key events in Muncie’s history.

  • The site of negotiations and signing of the contract that brought the Ball Brothers’ glass-making factory to Muncie
  • A Prohibition-era Vaudville theatre
  • Hosting the Marx Brothers and Red Skelton

2022-2023 MUNCIE CIVIC board


President: MAURA HOFF

1st Vice President: ERIC JONES

2nd Vice President: JIM TRULOCK

Treasurer:  KORY WOOD

Past President: EVAN GRINER


Jennifer Craig · Priscilla Ervin-Beasley · Dr. John Lee · Jeremy Martin · Mickie Marie ·  Devon Mitchell · Jessica Piper · Toni Price · Steve Prybylla · Scott Ratliff · Jennifer Stanley · M. Kay Stickle · Bianca Sulanke · Kelsey Timmerman · Lisa Wade-Conley · Andy Waldron

honorary board members

Aaron Belcher · Irene Belcher · Joe Burford · Jeffrey Carter · Clarence Casazza · Max Cliffton · Margaret Curtis · John R. Emens · Gladys Hearne · Betty Hinshaw · Bill Jennings · Eugene Mumaw · John Mark Johns · Mildred Lewellen Ianazza · Ruth Maddox · Helen Myers · Jack Reichart · Helen Schilling · Wiley Spurgeon · Edward S. Strother · Kenneth Patrick Walsh

Production Archives

Over 90 years of theatre by the community for the community

meet our staff

Interested in working for Muncie Civic Theatre? Email your resume to laura@munciecivic.org

volunteer with us

We always need volunteers in

  • Ushers
  • Concessions
  • Costumes
  • Set Construction
  • Youth Programs



Scenic Shop Manager

Facilitates the successful production of scenic needs of the Mainstage and Studio Theatre

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Goal: Communicates with Artistic Director, Youth Director, and show directors to oversee set construction for Mainstage and Studio shows. Guides community volunteers in building and painting sets and props. 


  • Ability to manage multiple production areas at once
  • Oversee show safety and cleanliness
  • Communicate effectively with staff, volunteers and production teams


  • Flexible schedule, availability to work some nights and weekends varies with show schedule
  • Construction experience preferred
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Verbal and written communication
  • Must be willing to complete a background check


  • Works with production teams to set build schedules, acquires materials, oversees set construction
  • Attends tech meetings and tech week rehearsals
  • Responsible for maintaining a clean, safe, and organized scene shop
  • Manages and trains volunteers
  • Manages on and off-site storage of scenic elements and props

Please email resumes to laura@munciecivic.org



Hiring Seasonally for this position. 19+ Applicants Only to be able to ring in bar drinks. 

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Help with preparing, selling, and cleaning concessions. Ring in concessions before show and during intermission

Keep the theatre and lobby clean before and after shows. 

19+ Applicants Only

$8 per hour

To apply send short email with availability to brittany@munciecivic.org

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