Harry Watermeier (Miles) and Dave Cole (Angus) tell tall tales in 2009’s “The Drawer Boy.”


The Cardinal Stage box office is located at 900 S Walnut St.Ivy Tech John Waldron Arts Center You can purchase tickets to all Cardinal performances as well as buy and manage your season subscriptions here.

Please note that the Buskirk-Chumley Theater box office only sells tickets to shows being performed at the BCT (Frankenstein, Peter Pan, and 9 to 5: The Musical).

Box Office Hours

Weekdays 10am–5pm
Weekend hours vary by show and are on show days only. Call box office to check hours.

Tickets are always available for purchase online. Tickets for the 2017-2018 season are available on August 1, 2017.

How to Buy Tickets to a Cardinal Show

There are 4 easy ways to purchase tickets to a Cardinal show:

1. Purchase Tickets Online *

Cardinal’s online ticketing system allows you to choose your seats for both the Buskirk-Chumley Theater and the Ivy Tech Waldron Arts Center right from your computer.

You can reserve your seats and even donate to Cardinal!

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Call the Cardinal Stage box office at 812.336.9300 *

3. Buy in-person at one of two locations

4. At the theatre one hour before curtain (as available)

* Cardinal’s Will Call service allows you to pick up physical tickets at the Cardinal Box Office Ivy Tech John Waldron Arts Center during box office hours or at the Waldron or Buskirk-Chumley theatres one hour prior to curtain. Online and phone orders include a  $2 per ticket convenience fee.

Ticket Delivery Options

If you purchased your tickets online or over the phone, you have two easy ways to get your tickets:

  • Choose Will Call and your tickets will be waiting for you before the show or you can pick them up at Cardinal Stage box office up to 48 hours prior to the show.
  • Choose the “mail it to you” option and we mail it to your home. There is a $3.95 charge for this service. Please allow 5-7 business days for mailing.

Refund & Exchange Policy

Subscribers may exchange tickets for free. Please contact Cardinal’s box office at 812.336.9300 or stop by 900 S Walnut St and we’ll be pleased to assist you.

Single Ticket Buyers
Single ticket buyers may exchange their tickets for another performance of the same show at a $2.00 per ticket fee. No exchanges may occur within 48 hours of the performance and exchanges are handled through the Cardinal box office or at 812.336.9300.

Cardinal is unable to offer refunds on tickets for its shows. If you absolutely cannot attend your scheduled performance, you can donate the tickets back to Cardinal and you will receive a tax donation letter for the value of the tickets.

 Timothy Pyles (Chris), Ken Farrell (Joe) and Maureen Gallagher (Kate) in 2011’s All My Sons