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 Barrington Stage Company, where new works and old favorites are performed 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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  • MIFA Victory Theatre +
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    MIFA Victory Theatre

    Holyoke

  • Voice Movement Therapy +
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    Voice Movement Therapy

    Oak Bluffs

  • WatermelonAlligator Theatre Company +
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    WatermelonAlligator Theatre Company

    Plymouth

  • Wheelock Family Theatre +
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    Wheelock Family Theatre

    Boston

  • Berklee Performance Center +
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    Berklee Performance Center

    Boston

  • Boston Early Music Festival +
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    Boston Early Music Festival

    Cambridge

  • ComedySportz +
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    ComedySportz

    Jamaica Plain

  • ImprovBoston +
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    ImprovBoston

    Cambridge

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    ImprovBoston

    Cambridge

  • Theatre III +
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    Theatre III

    West Acton

  • 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

    + 8 saves
  • 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

    + 7 saves
  • North Shore Music Theatre

    Beverly

    Since 1955, NSMT has become one of the most attended theatres in New England. NSMT continues to annually produce a musical... more

    + 6 saves
  • Scituate Harbor

    Scituate

    Scituate Harbor is the "Heart" of Scituate with shopping, dining, entertainment, services, fishing and boating! First Friday Nights... more

    + 6 saves
  • Berkshire Historical Society at Herman Melville's Arrowhead

    Pittsfield

    "Melville, Haunted" Join us this winter as Herman Melville returns to his Berkshire home to meet some spectral... more

    + 5 saves
  • 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

    + 5 saves
  • Greenfield Garden Cinemas

    Greenfield

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

    + 5 saves
  • Hampshire Shakespeare Company

    Hadley

    Shakespeare Under the Stars. more

    + 5 saves
  • Shubert Theatre

    Boston

    Newly restored 1600+ seat theater, considered Boston Theatre District's Little Princess. Home to many local community arts organizations and venue for... more

    + 5 saves

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