Mainstage Productions

Matthews Playhouse Mainstage Productions features titles that are typically family focused, but select production titles can also be geared towards adults or young people.  These shows are auditioned and feature actors from around the Matthews region.  Mainstage productions typically run 2-3 weekends with both evening and matinee performances.

School of Theatre

Matthews Playhouse School of Theatre productions are cast exclusively with students from our year-long theatre classes. Only students in our classes will appear in these productions, and their performance is a culmination of the training they receive throughout the year. School of Theatre productions typically run 1-2 weekends with both evening and matinee performances.

Hot News & Events

Broadway Boot CampFREE EVENT!
Matthews Playhouse welcomes you to an evening of musical theatre entertainment on Friday, July 31st at 7:00pm at the Fullwood Theater.
Students from our Broadway Boot Camp will be performing at NO CHARGE!


Matthews Playhouse is accepting registrations for Summer Camp.
There's something for everyone in the following categories:
Play Production Camps  Musical Production Camps  Drama Camps


Matthews Playhouse is now accepting registrations for our Year Long Theatre Classes.
There's something for everyone in the following categories:
Musical Theatre Classes    Musical Theatre Companies    Acting Companies


After speaking to The Wizard of Oz audience, Town Historian, Paula Lester surprised Artistic Director, June Bayless with an Award that states "Outstanding Achievement in a Supporting Role". The certificate recognizes the various causes that were supported thoughout the years.  June, the Playhouse Staff and the Board of Directors are all named as recepients of this wonderful honor for which we are truly humbled.

See the Award Certificate