If your family is full of little thespians, Massachusetts is center stage. The Boston Children’s Theater features live theater for children, by children, and rivals internet cat videos on the cuteness scale. The Amazing Things Art Center in Framingham has plays, shows and concerts aimed at a young audience. Take the family to the Arlington Children’s Theater, and you might catch a glimpse of the next Daniel Day-Lewis or Meryl Streep making their career debut. If you’re looking for something on a grander scale, Boston’s big venues like the Wang Theater and the Citi Emerson Colonial Theater regularly present family friendly fare. Any miniature Shakespeare would find a lot to love in Massachusetts.

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  • Dedee Shattuck Gallery +
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    Dedee Shattuck Gallery

    Westport

  • King Richard's Faire +
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    King Richard's Faire

    Carver

  • Pilgrim Progress +
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    Pilgrim Progress

    Plymouth

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    Plimoth Plantation

    Plymouth

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    Priscilla Beach Theatre

    Plymouth

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    Zeiterion Performing Arts Center

    New Bedford

  • AHA! New Bedford

    New Bedford

    AHA! (art, history and architecture) Night is a FREE arts and culture event which takes place the 2nd Thursday of... more

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  • Americana Theatre Company

    Plymouth

    The Americana Theatre Company is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit, professional theatre company located in the Plymouth area of Massachusetts. South shore... more

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  • Americana Theatre Company

    Plymouth

    Americana Theatre Company (ATC), Plymouth's professional theatre company. more

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  • Buzzards Play Productions

    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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  • Indaba of New England

    Brockton

    The mission of the Indaba Theatre of New England is: To inspire and uplift. To empower inner city youth. To... more

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  • The James Library & Center for the Arts

    Norwell

    Literature and the arts are alive and well in Norwell. Stop by our library and pick up a current bestseller... more

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  • New Bedford Festival Theatre

    New Bedford

    Popular musicals staged in the Zeiterion Theatre, a restored vaudeville house. more

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  • Queens of the South Coast

    New Bedford

    Queens of the South Coast is a live performance ensemble based out of New Bedford, MA. more

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  • Scituate Harbor

    Scituate

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

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  • Seaglass Theater Company

    New Bedford

    Presenting the finest classic music and theater to the South Coast region, inspiring community engagement and conversation more

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  • UMass Dartmouth Theatre Company

    North Dartmouth

    University theatre company presenting four main-stage musicals and plays and one free outdoor summer cabaret annually. more

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  • Your Theatre

    New Bedford

    Community theater. more

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  • Zeiterion Theatre

    New Bedford

    Historic performing arts center in restored 1923 vaudeville house; summer musicals; adult and children's programming. Comedy, great American music, dance, global... more

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