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Parking, Entry and Loading Dock

For information about upcoming shows. Please CLICK HERE. 
For information about renting the Bayou theater for your next event, please see the booking policies and procedures on the right hand column. 

Parking: Weekends

Parking for events presented by the Bayou Theater is free in the Orange Student lots (D1-D4). To arrange parking for your rental event, please contact the Bayou Theater.

Vehicles will be ticketed that are parked in employee lots, or in reserved spaces.


Performers Entry

The performers entry is located at the Bayou Building loading dock. When facing the loading dock from the outside, the entrance for performers and crew is through the left door.

Loading Dock

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After unloading, vehicles must be removed promptly from the loading dock area, as they may ticketed by UHCL Police.

Loading Dock Clearance

  • 14'-0" wide
  • 8'-6" high
  • 13'-8" clearance for trucks

The stage proper is at a slight left from the dock opening.


  1. Heading east on Bay Area Blvd. from I-45, turn right on to University Dr., Entrance 1.
  2. Follow University Dr. until the four-way stop, make a right onto Bayou Road East.
  3. Follow Bayou Road around the small bend and take the third left.
  4. Go straight until you see two buildings, Bayou on left and Student Services on the right.
  5. Make a left toward the Bayou building and the loading dock is on the right. Map it with Googleâ„¢


Theater Contact

For Theater technical specs and attributes: 

Robert Nagle, Theater Supervisor
2700 Bay Area Blvd. 
Houston, TX 77058

Phone: 281-283-2562

Theater Leasing Contact

For Theater rates, availability and booking:

Phone: 281-283-2065

Booking Policies and Procedures for the Bayou Theater can be found HERE and by request


Help the Bayou Theater grow!
It take generous support from everyone to ensure the Bayou Theater can continue to bring in cultural offerings of the highest caliber. You can support our mission by giving to the Bayou Theater. 


To designate your gift for the Bayou Theater, please choose "Other" in the drop down menu, and then in the text box notate "Bayou Theater" You can also mail a donation to the address above, bring it to the Office of University Advancement, or drop it off at the next show!

We have many exciting projects coming up to transform the Bayou Theater to be Clear Lake's performing arts center! Limited naming opportunities are also available. Please call 281-283-2065

Last updated: 03/13/2017 UTC
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