Festival Theatre celebrates it’s 30th season!

New Bedford Festival Theatre is celebrating its 30th season and its 2019 production of MAMMA MIA! with a special fundraiser: “Having the Time of Your Life!” on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Rachel’s Lakeside, Dartmouth, MA. The fundraiser will help support Festival Theatre’s varied programs including its highly praised Summer […] Read more »

Review: Festival Theatre hits new high with ‘West Side Story’

There’s no such thing as perfection, some say. Well, they’re wrong. So, where do you find this rarely achieved perfection? The same place it’s always been — New Bedford Festival Theatre, at the Zeiterion Theatre, each summer, with executive producer, Armand Marchand, welcoming audiences in the lobby before the show […] Read more »

Meet the cast of West Side Story – NaTonia Monet

Something about your background, family, education… etc I’m from Richmond, VA. I recently found out that my paternal Great Grandmother was Native American. It makes sense being from VA and all. I wish I knew this when it was college scholarship time lol —-joking! But I grew up in a […] Read more »

2018 Summer Academy

For the 28th consecutive year, the New Bedford Festival Theatre is planning its 2018 Summer Academy for local high school apprentices and college aged interns who will work side-by-side with theatre professionals in all areas of theatrical production for this summer’s production of WEST SIDE STORY. Students from New Bedford, […] Read more »