My Fair Lady – Local Audition Information

Auditions for Festival Theatre’s production of MY FAIR LADY have been scheduled for Sunday, March 19, 2017 at the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center, 684 Purchase St., New Bedford, MA. All roles are available for audition. See the Festival Theatre website for complete casting information: www.nbfestivaltheatre.com. General Information – New Bedford […] Read more »

My Fair Lady – Audition Information

New Bedford Festival Theatre will hold auditions for the Lerner & Loewe classic musical MY FAIR LADY in March of 2017. All parts are open. For an audition prepare a song from the musical. Please no pop, rock, folk or karaoke. Parts for singers, dancers and actors ages 16 – […] Read more »

Festival Theatre Celebrates With Rydell High Bandstand

New Bedford Festival Theatre opened its year with a special fundraising event Friday, November 4 – RYDELL HIGH BAND STAND – an evening of fine food and fun entertainment, held onstage at UMD’s Angus Bailey Auditorium. Special awards were presented to Bristol County Savings Charitable Foundation (Philanthropy Award), Bettina Borders […] Read more »

Rydell High Bandstand

Festival Theatre brings you the greatest hits of the 1950’s at an extra-special fundraising event RYDELL HIGH BANDSTAND on November 4, 2016, 6-9pm. On stage at UMASS Dartmouth’s Angus Bailey Theatre, you will be entertained by a talented hand-picked performing group under the direction of cabaret creator Al Deston with […] Read more »

Meet The Actors!

Below you will find a list of actors and a brief description of who they are and what they have done in the past. Take some time and get to learn more about this great cast. Josh Boucher – (Eugene) – Josh is a New Bedford native. He has been […] Read more »

Festival Theatre’s Grease Block Party

Festival Theatre will celebrate the Opening Night of its production of the 50’s rock musical sensation GREASE on Friday, July 22 with a special block party in front of the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center, 684 Purchase St., New Bedford, MA With food, beverages, music and a very special presentation to […] Read more »

2016 Summer Academy Program

Application (PDF) ~ Teacher Recommendation (PDF) The New Bedford Festival Theatre is pleased to announce its exciting Summer Academy Program. Many area high school students have taken part in this program over the twenty years it has been offered. Many have chosen to pursue Theatre Studies at the university and […] Read more »