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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    Medford

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    Wareham

    Buzzards Play Productions is a full working theatre and music venue located at 3065 Cranberry Highway in Wareham, MA. We offer... more

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    Littleton

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    Gloucester

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    Dennis

    For more than 80 years, the Cape Cinema in Dennis, Massachusetts has operated as a truly unique venue for movies, performance... more

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    Jamaica Plain

    In a city immersed in music, the Chameleon Arts Ensemble is distinguished by superb artistry, luminous performances, and dynamic musical... more

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    Chelsea

    This years Art Walk is June 14th and 15th from 12:00 - 6:00 pm in Chelsea, MA. The Chelsea Art Walk is... more

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    Wilmington

    The Children's Theatre Workshop of Wilmington present a Fundraiser Presentation of "GODSPELL" with The Hatherly Players. Friday, June 28... more

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    Cotuit

    Cotuit Center for the Arts, founded in 1993 has established itself as a great place to celebrate the arts. Cotuit Center... more

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    Somerville

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    Jamaica Plain

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    Ashfield

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    Boston

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    Southbridge

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    Hyannis

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  • Imagine: A Center for Community & the Arts

    Cambridge

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    Brockton

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    Ipswich

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    Vineyard Haven

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    Dedham

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