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Hours:Hours Vary see below
Ages:Kids, Teens, Adults
Cost:$$$ see below
Other Ideas: Lowell Memorial Auditorium; Regent Theatre; Orpheum Theatre; The Greater Boston Stage Company (Formerly Stoneham Theatre); Cape Playhouse Children's Theatre

wheelock family theatre photoThe Wheelock Family Theatre, is a non-profit, professional, equity theatre, located in Boston, providing affordable, quality theatre for both adults and young people.

The theater prides itself on producing family-oriented modern drama, children's classics, musicals, and original work. Their casting policy is to feature multicultural and intergenerational casts that truly reflect its audience and the larger society.

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Acting Classes for Young People
Summer classes for children, youth, and teens in Basic Acting, Musical Theatre, Play Production, Shakespeare, Dance, Stage Combat, Scene Study, Character and Monologues, Comedy and Improvisation, Puppetry, Masks, and Clowning. WFT's summer programs run from July 5 through August 3. Specialty workshops aid in the professional development of a young performer or enhance the life skills in reading, motivation, action and reaction, and team building. 617-879-2252

Wheelock Family Theatre is a professional, Equity theatre for all generations! WFT produces three mainstage shows each year: a drama, a musical, and a children's show; and our education programs are ongoing with 9 week sessions in fall, winter and spring, vacation week institutes in February, March, and April, and an extensive summer program in July.

Unique on the Boston theatre horizon, WFT offers quality productions that are affordable, accessible (ASL/AD/OC), and colorfully cast with professionals, students, and youth. Our Education programs are taught by professional artists and supported by the pedagogy of Wheelock College.

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Show times are: Fridays at 7:30pm,
Saturday & Sunday at 3:00pm.

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$24 - $48
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Call the Box Office: (617) 879-2300.



200 The Riverway, Boston, MA, 02215 map
Phone: 617-879-2147

WFT is a 5 minute walk from the Fenway T-stop on the D Riverside car on the Green line. By car, WFT is easily accessible from Rt. 9, Rt. 2, Storrow Dr, Harvard St and Ruggles St. Early arrivers will find limited free parking in the campus lots on Pilgrim Road, and discounted parking at the Masco garage, 375 Longwood Avenue. Both are available on weekends only. During Vacation weeks, the theatre suggests parking on the street in Brookline.


5-starSnow White And The Seven Dwarves
My 6 year old daughter and I saw the show and we loved it! The acting was wonderful and the costumes and scenery were beautiful. The characters were funny and engaging. We liked it so much that we are thinking about a subscription for future shows.


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