Skip to Content


Students can see 'Bat Boy: The Musical' for free thanks to SGA fund
This event is open to the public

03.29.2023 | By: Texas Wesleyan University

The Student Theatrical Experience Fund, a partnership with the Student Government Association and Theatre Wesleyan established in 2016, will be available to the students for the upcoming production of Bat Boy: The Musical, directed by Joe Brown. The fund helps TXWES students see Theatre Wesleyan shows for free.

Performances of Bat Boy will be held at the Thad Smotherman Theatre/Law Sone Fine Arts building for one weekend only on:

  • Thursday, April 20, 2023 at 7:30pm 
  • Friday, April 21, 2023 at 7:30pm 
  • Saturday, April 22, 2023 at 7:30pm 
  • Sunday, April 23, 2023 at 2:00pm Matinee 

Bat Boy is Theatre Wesleyan's 68th annual spring musical and will be held during the Alumni Reunion Weekend. Seating is limited, so placing reservations in advance is highly encouraged.

Instructions on how to obtain your free student ticket

In Person at the Theatre Wesleyan Box Office

  1. Present your Student ID at the Box Office in the theatre lobby beginning one hour before the show.

Online Theatre Wesleyan Box Office Instructions

  1. Go to the Online Box Office website.
  2. Select the performance date you wish to attend.
  3. Select "GENERAL - Students with ID" (Only 1 individual student ticket per email address/order).
  4. Use the code BATBOY at checkout. (All one word, can be all caps or all lowercase.)
  5. Enter your email address and other details and Place An Order. (You will receive a "receipt" via email.)
  6. Pick up your ticket at the Box Office/Will Call in the theatre lobby beginning one hour before the show.
  7. Wesleyan students must present their ID to qualify for the free ticket, otherwise, they will be charged for a $10 full-priced student ticket.

Questions? Email

Texas Wesleyan University author page profile picture
At Texas Wesleyan, we have a rich history and a Texas-sized reputation. As stewards of the University, it is our responsibility to build a future as bright as our past.