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Royall Tyler: UVM prof and writer of first comedy published on U.S. soil

Royall Tyler Theater

map of showing location of Royall Tyler Theater  in the UVM campus

What happens here –The Royall Tyler Theatre is home to UVM's Theatre Department, but was originally built (1901) as a drill, assembly and concert hall, as well as a gymnasium. Several productions are staged here each semester where students get the opportunity to work with professional actors in both classic and contemporary pieces. Royall Tyler boasts that there isn't a bad seat in the house, and students from throughout the university join theatre majors in classes and performances.