LSU Swine Palace Theater
The Swine Palace was founded in 1992 and since it's inception has produced over 68 productions including many regional and world premieres. In 2007, Swine Palace produced the world premiere of Cocktail. Also in 2007, the Swine Palace toured The Heidi Chronicles to the Shanghai Dramatic Arts Centre and the Beijing Central Academy of Drama becoming one of only a handful of American companies to perform at either of these institutions. The Swine Palace is the recipient of the 2006 Louisiana Governor's Arts Award for Outstanding Large Arts Organization.