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Area Theaters in and near Addison County

In Addison County


Festival on the Green
Middlebury’s Festival on the Green will celebrate its 36th season July 6-12, 2014.  Free family entertainment-bring a blanket to sit on the grass, enjoy music, ice cream and a bite to eat.  Noontime children’s performances, 2 groups perform in evening. 
W: www.festivalonthegreen.com

Mahaney Center for the Arts
The Kevin P. Mahaney '84 Center for the Arts serves as a hub of arts activity on campus. Opened in 1992 as the Middlebury College Center for the Arts, this visual and performing arts facility serves the College and the surrounding communities. Its primary purpose is to provide an environment for the creation of art, and to invite audiences to experience the work of local, national, and international artists. 
P: (802) 388-6433

Middlebury Community Players
The Middlebury Community Players present musicals, comedies, and dramas in and around Middlebury, Vermont, USA. Founded in 1959, the Players are an enthusiastic group of actors, directors, technicians, and production personnel from Addison County and beyond. Each year we present two to four plays. We encourage the theater arts by holding workshops and training sessions. We also award two scholarships each year to college students with an interest in pursuing theater. We would be delighted to have you join us as an active participant, audience member or financial supporter.
P.O. Box 372
Middlebury, VT 05753
P: 802-388-6401
W: www.middleburycommunityplayers.org

Opera Company of Middlebury
The mission of the Opera Company of Middlebury is to bring quality live opera productions and other opera experiences to the Middlebury area.
Opera Company of Middlebury
c/o Town Hall Theater
P.O. Box 128
Middlebury, VT 05753
P: 802-388-1436
W: www.ocmvermont.org

Town Hall Theater
68 South Pleasant Street
P.O. Box 128
Middlebury, VT 05753
Main Office: 802-388-1436
Box Office: 802-382-9222
W: www.townhalltheater.org


Ripton Community Coffee House
Held the first Saturday of each month throughout the year (except for August). March through December we are at the Ripton Community House, Route 125, Ripton, Vermont. For January and February we are at the Ripton Elementary School, 753 Lincoln Road, Ripton, Vermont. (Lincoln Road is directly across Route 125 from the Ripton Country Store).  See www.addisonindependent.com for a two week calendar of events. 
P: 802-388-9782
E: folks@rcch.org   
Estimated Travel Time: 15 Minutes


Vergennes Opera House
Presenting a year-round schedule of jazz‚ opera‚ folk‚ classical and theater performances as well as a monthly Friday Night Flicks event.
120 Main Street
P.O. Box 88
Vergennes, VT 05491
P: 802-877-6737
E: info@vergennesoperahouse.org
W: www.vergennesoperahouse.com
Estimated Travel Time: 19 Minutes

Beyond Addison County


Barre Opera House
The Barre Players is a non-profit community theater group located in Barre, at the heart of Central Vermont. Since 1971, we have been bringing quality theatrical productions to our community, including musicals, dramas, comedies and reviews.
As a community theater, we welcome the participation of anyone interested in theater, both on-stage and back-stage, as well as in our audience!
P: 802-476-8188
E: info@barreplayers.com
W: www.barreoperahouse.org
Estimated Travel Time: 1 Hour 27 Minutes


Champlain Arts Theater Co.
One Main Street
Burlington, VT 05401
P: 802-860-3611
Estimated Travel Time: 52 Minutes

Catalyst Theatre Co
One Main Street
Burlington, VT 05401
P: 802-862-2287
Estimated Travel Time: 52 Minutes

Flynn Center for Performing Arts
The Flynn Center is a full-service home for the performing arts in the region; offers a wide range of cultural and educational experiences to our community; and nurtures the creative development of new national and local performing artists.
153 Main Street
Burlington, VT 05401
P: 802-86-FLYNN / 802-863-5966
E: box@flynncenter.org
W: www.flynntix.org
Estimated Travel Time: 52 Minutes

UVM Theatre
116 University Place
Burlington, VT 05405
P: 802-656-2094
W: www.uvmtheatre.org
Estimated Travel Time: 52 Minutes

Vermont Stage Company
Vermont Stage Company is Burlington's year-round professional theatre company performing at FlynnSpace. From October to May, VSC presents five productions a year, ranging from established classics to original plays, from recent Broadway hits to undiscovered gems from around the country.
110 Main Street
Burlington, VT 05401
P: 802-862-1497
W: www.vtstage.org
Estimated Travel Time: 52 Minutes

Waterfront Theatre
60 Lake Street
Burlington, VT 05401
P: 802-862-7469
Estimated Travel Time: 52 Minutes


Castleton State College Fine Arts Center
Castleton, VT
P: 802-468-5611
Estimated Travel Time: 46 Minutes


McCarthy Arts Center Theater (Summer Playhouse)
One Winooski Park
Colchester, VT  05439
P: 802-654-2281
Estimated Travel Time: 58 Minutes


Dorset Playhouse
The Dorset Theatre Festival has been a fixture in the Dorset and Manchester area for more than 30 years. DTF has served as a launching pad for acclaimed plays and playwrights including Douglas Carter Beane’s When Bees in Honey Drown and Advice from a Caterpillar, The Jazz Club by John Nassivera and the 1996 Pulitzer Prize finalist Old Wicked Songs by Jon Marans. 
104 Cheney Road
Dorset, VT 05251
P: 802-867-2223 (Sept - May) OR 802-867-5777 (June - Aug)
E: dtfoffice@gmail.com
Estimated Travel Time: 1 Hour 26 Minutes


Lost Nation Theater
39 Main St, City Hall
Montpelier, VT 05602
P: 802-229.0492
E: info@lostnationtheater.org
P: www.lostnationtheater.org
Estimated Travel Time: 1 Hour, 20 Minutes

Pyralisk Art Center
58 Barre St
Montpelier, VT 05602
P: 802-229-2337
Estimated Travel Time: 1 Hour 20 Minutes


Paramount Theater

Opened in 1914, The Playhouse Theatre of Rutland was considered by many to be one of the finest theaters in New England through the early part of the 20th century. The Paramount, as it has been known since the early 1930's, has been completely restored as the "Jewel of Downtown Rutland". The Paramount Theatre is more than just a beautiful building that embraces the remarkable history of the area; it is a living performing arts venue that echoes with the voices of Sarah Bernhardt, Ethel Barrymore, Harry Houdini, Groucho Marx and others.
30 Center Street
Rutland, VT 05701
P: 802-775-0570
W: www.paramountvt.org
Estimated Travel Time: 50 Minutes


Springfield Community Players
Springfield, VT 05156
P: 802-885-4098
Estimated Travel Time: 1 Hour 48 Minutes


Valley Players Theater
Waitsfield, VT 05673
P: 802-496-9612
Estimated Travel Time: 51 Minutes


Weston Playhouse Theatre Company
703 Main Street
Weston, VT 05161
P: 802-824-5288
E: mail@westonplayhouse.org
Tickets: tickets@westonplayhouse.org
Estimated Travel Time: 1 Hour 28 Minutes


New England Performance Art Center
215 James Brown Dr.
Williston, VT 05495
P: 802-872-9521
Estimated Travel Time: 54 Minutes


St. Michael’s Playhouse
Saint Michael's Playhouse is a professional theatre company proudly owned and operated by Saint Michael's College in service to the arts and the community.

New York State


Depot Theater
The Depot Theatre is committed to providing professional theatre productions and outreach services to the Adirondack region and to creating a vibrant, nurturing artistic home for diverse theatre artists in which they can further develop their craft. 
6705 Main Street (Westport Train Station)
Westport, NY 12993
P: 518-962-4449
W: www.depottheatre.org
Estimated Travel Time: 52 Minutes


The Bridge Theater
Since its inception, the Bridge Theater has represented a 'one of a kind' unique Theater being located directly over Lock 12 of the Champlain Canal. Before, after, and during show intermissions, one can watch boats locking through to the north into Lake Champlain.  
P: 518-499-2435
E: dlmny@together.net
Estimated Travel Time: 54 Minutes