Theatres in OKC

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The Bethany Stage

The Bethany Stage offers an exceptional and supportive environment to express oneself in the theatre arts. After the success of its first season, they opened a studio in downtown Bethany where classes are offered in acting, music theatre, singing, art, and "Sing With Me" music classes. Productions will continue quarterly and auditions are open to the public!

Located at 3930 N College Ave in Bethany.



Carpenter Square Theatre

Carpenter Square Theatre is committed to entertain, educate, and enrich the community with live, unedited theatre. CST is a year round live theatre venue covering a unique blend of award-winning modern works, hilarious comedy classics and outlandish musicals.

Located at 800 W. Main St. in Oklahoma City.


Ensemble Theatre

The Ensemble Theatre is made up of members of Piedmont and the surrounding areas. The Ensemble Theatre provides in-depth training in acting for adults and older teens. Shows are performed in partnership with community business and often for fundraisers for local organizations.

Performance locations vary.


Fresh Paint Performance Lab

A playground for new work and creative collaboration: Fresh Paint is an aggregate of Oklahoma City performing artists committed to cultivating a supportive space for local artists to experiment, collaborate, and produce new and developing works.

Located at Oklahoma Contemporary at 3000 General Pershing Boulevard in Oklahoma City, though performance locations may vary.


Jewel Box Theatre

Jewel Box Theatre has for over 57 years been a center of creative activity for Oklahomans. What makes Jewel Box unique is its intimate setting for plays and musicals in the round.

Located at 3700 N Walker Ave in Oklahoma City



Knockdown Dragout

Knockdown Dragout aims to enrich the artistic landscape of Oklahoma City by producing contemporary theatrical works in non-traditional settings.

Performance locations vary.



Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma

Founded in 1963, Lyric Theatre is Oklahoma’s leading professional theatre company and performance academy. For over 50 years, Lyric has produced classic and contemporary musicals and plays featuring both nationally known Broadway stars and local favorites. Lyric produces four large-scale, fully orchestrated musicals at the Civic Center Music Hall each summer, as well as several smaller works at the Plaza Theatre during the spring, fall and winter. Lyric is also home to the Thelma Gaylord Academy, a professional training ground for students ages 5-18 offering classes in all aspects of musical theatre.

Lyric at the Plaza is located at 1727 NW 16th Street in Oklahoma City and other performances can be seen at the Civic Center Music Hall at 201 N Walker Ave in Oklahoma City.


Marshall Experimental Company

The Marshall Experimental Company is an ensemble based, experimental, theatre founded in 2015 in order to generate and produce new, exciting, and innovative works. The company seeks to explore and expand the possibilities of performance while fostering meaningful dialogue in the community.

Performance locations vary.



Next Stage Theatre

Next Stage is dedicated to the nurturing of new plays and other written works. Next Stage accepts submissions of original plays and adaptations, with a preference for playwrights living in Central Oklahoma. Scripts are taken through the stages of readings, panel discussions, and re-working in conjunction with the writers with the ultimate goal to see a fully realized production.

Performance locations vary.


OKC Theatre Company

A non-profit professional theatre company presenting an eclectic blend of classical works, modern drama, new plays, and musicals; which are relevant to contemporary audiences and seek to illuminate the human experience, educate, and enrich the lives of people in the Oklahoma City community.

Performances are at the Civic Center Music Hall at 201 N Walker Ave in Oklahoma City.


Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre (CityRep)

CityRep’s mission is to serve Oklahoma’s diverse artistic, educational and civic needs by providing dynamic professional theatre. Their vision is to be a vibrant regional theater that is vital to the cultural, educational and economic life of Oklahoma.

Performances are at the Civic Center Music Hall at 201 N Walker Ave in Oklahoma City.


Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park

Originally founded in 1985, Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park focuses on producing bold, re-imagined, entertaining and accessible interpretations of Shakespeare and the classics. Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park can be seen performing at the Myriad Botanical Gardens Water Stage, Shakespeare on Paseo and on stages throughout the city.

Administration office and studio space is located in the heart of the Paseo Arts District at 2920 Paseo in Oklahoma City.



Pollard Theatre

The Pollard Theatre was founded with the primary goal of producing a wide variety of quality theatrical experiences for the residents and tourists of Central Oklahoma. The Pollard produces six or more plays and musicals annually, enlisting the talents of skilled artists from all across the country.

Located at 120 W Harrison Ave in Historic Downtown Guthrie.


Red Dirt Theatre Company

Red Dirt Theatre provides Oklahoma City with plays that pique and challenge the viewing audience in hopes to educate and entertain!



Sooner Theatre

The Sooner Theatre offers year-round events including in-house musical theatre productions, concerts by nationally touring groups, special events and dozens of performing arts classes at The Studio of The Sooner Theatre. Originally a movie house built in 1929, The Sooner Theatre is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Located at 101 E Main Street in Historic Downtown Norman.


Stage Door Theatre

The Stage Door Theater was founded in 1987 and is located in the historic Yukon Museum and Arts Center. With each of the seasons productions, Stage Door tries to foster exposure to the world of live theater.

Located in the Yukon Museum & Art Center at 601 Oak Street in Yukon.


Summerstock Productions OK

Summerstock Productions partners with the University of Central Oklahoma to stage premium musicals each summer for the entire family!

Located at UCO’s Mitchell Hall Theatre at 100 N. University Drive in Edmond.


Upstage Theatre

Upstage Theatre provides classes, lessons, workshops, summer camps, birthday parties, and live theatre performances in Edmond and its surrounding communities.

Located at 844 W. Danforth in Edmond.


Whodunit Dinner Theatre

The Whodunit Dinner Theater has been “killin it” since 1991. The states longest running comedy murder mystery dinner theater! Whodunit has created the perfect balance of professional actors and audience involvement! They are available for private shows and public shows.

Performance locations vary.


Yellow Rose Dinner Theatre

Oklahoma’s Full-Time Dinner Theatre company. All productions are original in performance and nature. Family entertainment at it’s best! Relive the great music and shows of the past with The Rat Pack, Dean Martin, Ray Charles, Elvis and a host of others ready to entertain you or experience an original play or drama!

Located at 1005 SW 4th Street in Moore.