Our stories are your stories

This season emphasizes our vision – advancing the human race through theatre made just for you – with Dayton Premieres.


Tanesha Gary as Billie Holiday in Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill, (2019)

Upcoming Shows & Events

FEBRUARY 17 - MARCH 6, 2022
Starting at $17 - $53

A moving exploration of a family in transition.

APRIL 14 - MAY 1, 2022
starting at $17 - $53

A conversation about the birds and the bees creates a school scandal.

JUNE 16 - JULY 3, 2022
starting at $17 - $53

A musical about friendship, chasing dreams and saying "yes!"

Health & Safety Policies

We continue to work with state and city officials, union representatives and our audiences for a safe and celebratory return to live theatre on our stage.

Masks will continue to be required inside all Dayton Live venues for patrons 6 and over.  This includes the Loft Theatre.

Starting November 22, 2021, proof of vaccination will no longer be required.

Health & Safety Policies

The Cast of The Full Monty, 2015
The Cast of Legendale, 2017

Get your tickets today

Whether you want to see a single show or reserve your seat for the season, we offer a variety of ticket options that allow you to enjoy the unique experience of The Human Race Theatre Company.

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The Cast of Brighton Beach Memoirs, 2017
The Cast of LIZZIE, 2017

We’re dedicated to furthering equity and opportunity for regional professionals in the performing arts.

Candice Handy & Laurie Carter Rose of The Cake, 2019

We provide quality entertainment by elevating performances that push boundaries, challenge perceptions and expand minds.

Photo courtesy of Daybreak Dayton

We’re an integral and invested member of the Dayton community who believes art should be accessible to all.