Merrillville's Star Plaza Theatre is a 3,400-seat performing arts theater with two seating levels, the Main Floor and the Mezzanine Level. The venue is Northern Indiana's premier venue for theater and other performing arts events, and Star Plaza Theatre has hosted performances such as Conway Twitty - The Musical, Sesame Street Live and Beauty Shop 2009, among others.
Lobby doors to events at the Star Plaza Theatre generally open to the public one hour prior to show time. The Box Office is open Sunday thru Thursday from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. and on show days through intermission. The venue is a non-smoking facility, and designated smoking areas are located outside the lobby at doors #1 and #9. Cameras and recording devices are prohibited from the venue.