The Ernie Checkeris Theatre is the venue for all performances. It is accessible, comfortably seats up to 157 and provides an intimate atmosphere for over 15 productions each year.

The theatre is easy to find and parking is available at all performances.

Refreshments are available for purchase in the lobby.
Tickets for future presentations are available for purchase in the lobby. (Cash only)

Directions and Parking

The Ernie Checkeris Theatre is located at Thorneloe University on the campus of Laurentian University. The closest major intersection is Ramsey Lake Road and Paris Street.
From Ramsey Lake Road, turn onto University Road to enter the campus and continue on

Turn right at the stop sign, and take the next right onto Manitou

Free parking is available 50 minutes prior to evening and weekend showtimes in the upper section of the Thorneloe University lot. Should that lot be full, free parking will be provided in parking lot P1 at the University of Sudbury for all MAINSTAGE performances. For the WORKSHOP performances, paid parking is available in the lower part of the Huntington lot for $6 (exact change required) and parking lot P1 at the University of Sudbury for $6 (exact change required).

See map below.

Via Sudbury Transit:

Take either the “500 University via Paris” route, the “501 Regent/University” route. or the “LU Express” route from the downtown terminal. From the “Residence” stop, there is a short walk up Manitou Road to the theatre. Click here for schedules.

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