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City Theater

Biddeford's Historic Opera House

Overview

City Theater’s mission is to foster an appreciation for the performing arts by using creative avenues to increase community involvement.

Download The 2023-2024 Season Program

Contact Us

The City Theater is located at 205 Main Street in Biddeford, ME | P.O Box 993 | [email protected] | (207) 282-0849

Mainstage Show

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s first collaboration remains, in many ways, their most innovative, setting the standards and rules of modern musical theatre. In a Western territory just after the turn of the 20th century, a high-spirited rivalry between local farmers and cowboys provides a colorful background for Curly, a charming cowboy, and Laurey, a feisty farm girl, to play out their love story. Their romantic journey, as bumpy as a surrey ride down a country road, contrasts with the comic exploits of brazen Ado Annie and hapless Will Parker in a musical adventure embracing hope, determination, and the promise of a new land.

Fridays and Saturdays | 7:30PM | $30
Sundays | 2:00PM | $25
No performance Sunday, July 21

Join us for our 2024-2025 Season

City Theater Associates produces five community theater productions per year. City Theater’s annual season runs from October – August and features both musicals and straight plays.

Other Upcoming Events At City Theater

August 16, 2024 7:30 pm
October 4, 2024 7:30 pm
October 5, 2024 7:30 pm
October 11, 2024 7:30 pm
October 12, 2024 7:30 pm
October 13, 2024 2:00 pm
October 18, 2024 7:30 pm
October 19, 2024 7:30 pm
October 20, 2024 7:30 pm
December 6, 2024 7:30 pm
December 7, 2024 7:30 pm
December 13, 2024 7:30 pm
December 14, 2024 7:30 pm
December 15, 2024 2:00 pm
December 20, 2024 7:30 pm
December 21, 2024 7:30 pm
December 22, 2024 2:00 pm
March 14, 2025 7:30 pm
March 15, 2025 7:30 pm
March 21, 2025 7:30 pm
March 22, 2025 7:30 pm
March 23, 2025 2:00 pm
March 28, 2025 7:30 pm
March 29, 2025 7:30 pm
March 30, 2025 2:00 pm
May 9, 2025 7:30 pm
May 10, 2025 7:30 pm
May 16, 2025 7:30 pm
May 17, 2025 7:30 pm
May 18, 2025 2:00 pm
May 23, 2025 7:30 pm
May 24, 2025 7:30 pm
May 25, 2025 2:00 pm
July 18, 2025 7:30 pm
July 19, 2025 7:30 pm
July 25, 2025 7:30 pm
July 26, 2025 7:30 pm
July 27, 2025 2:00 pm
August 1, 2025 7:30 pm
August 2, 2025 7:30 pm
August 3, 2025 2:00 pm
Jeanne Christie
    Jeanne Christie

    The theatre performances here are consistently outstanding! I was so happy to see sold out audiences.... If you love the theatre, and haven't checked it out, please catch a performance! I'm guessing if you go to one, you will be back for more--like us!

      Karen Cyr

      Had a wonderful time. The seats are great. Angled perfectly so everyone can see.

        Brad Collins

        If you love the arts, this is a must see stop for musicals plays and concerts An historic theater with quite a past fully restored for comfort yet holds the true feeling of the past of yesteryear.... What an asset to downtown Biddeford

          Kate Savidge

          This was my first visit to this adorable little theater in Biddeford. We went to see the local production of Calendar Girls. I loved the wide wooden stairs, the interior has been well cared for. It's definitely an old building but it is beautiful inside. The actors did a fantastic job! I look forward to seeing more plays here.

            Ken Lacasse

            I have been here on many occasions. Some as viewer and at times a participant. This place has some great history. Lots of many different talents have taken this stage. If you ever get a chance to visit, ask working staff about the lady that peacefully haunts our theater!

              Lisa Speer

              We bought our tickets online for a Sunday matinee. Ordering and seat selection was pretty straightforward. Will call pick-up was a volunteer on the stairs on the way up into the theater. The theater itself is charming and has a newer sound and lighting system.

              ct historic full seats

              About Us

              City Theater: An Iconic Landmark and Thriving Arts Hub in Biddeford-Saco

              City Theater is proud to be not only an historic landmark, but also a vital anchor of the growing arts and cultural community in Biddeford-Saco as a year-round performing arts venue.

              City Theater Associates produces five community theater productions per year. City Theater’s annual season runs from October – August and features both musicals and straight plays.