Massachusetts enjoys a rich heritage of outstanding theaters, and the tradition continues today.

Visit Cape Cod and take in America’s oldest professional summer theater — the Cape Playhouse in Dennis. For a big-city theater fix, the American Repertory Theatre (ART) in Cambridge is a nationally acclaimed company, and Boston University’s Huntington Theater is a professional theater featuring comedies and classics in two of the city’s best theater spaces.

See the stars live on stage at the Williamstown Theater Festival, where big Hollywood names perform every summer in classic productions and plays in Western Massachusetts. North of Boston, catch works from emerging playwrights at the Gloucester Stage Company. The Bard lives on in Western Massachusetts at Shakespeare and Company.

  • Zeiterion Theatre, New Bedford

  • Williamstown Film Festival, Williamstown

  • Colonial Theatre, Pittsfield

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  • Academy of Music - Northampton +
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    Academy of Music - Northampton

    Northampton

  • Northampton Center for the Arts +
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    Northampton Center for the Arts

    Northampton

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    Yiddish Book Center

    Amherst

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    Chelsea Art Walk

    Chelsea

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    Gloucester Stage Company

    Gloucester

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    MBL Club

    Woods Hole

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    The Mosquito Storyslam

    Provincetown

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    Priscilla Beach Theatre

    Plymouth

  • Dedee Shattuck Gallery +
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    Dedee Shattuck Gallery

    Westport

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    Holyoke

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    Easthampton

  • Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival +
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    Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival

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    Oak Bluffs

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    Wheelock Family Theatre

    Boston

  • History Alive!

    Salem

    Experience the trial of Bridget Bishop who has been accused of witchcraft. Audience serves as the jury. Performing since 1992, History... more

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  • The Hall at Patriot Place presented by Raytheon

    Foxborough

    The Hall at Patriot Place presented by Raytheon is an interactive experience and a modern museum that provides entertainment for... more

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  • Broadway In Boston

    Boston

    Broadway In Boston is your one stop shop for quality entertainment in Boston, presenting a number of direct from Broadway... more

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  • Cape Rep Theatre

    Brewster

    Professional theatre presenting an eclectic mix, from New Plays to Broadway Musicals in two venues, the intimate indoor theatre and... more

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  • Greenfield Garden Cinemas

    Greenfield

    Historic Theater containing 7 screens, playing first run movies. Built in 1928. Open everyday 365 days a year. more

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