Welcome to Gateway!

Gateway Players Theatre, Inc. is an all-volunteer community theater providing quality live theatre performances and workshops to Southbridge, Sturbridge, and Charlton, Massachusetts and surrounding areas.

Gateway offers a full season of productions performed mainly in the Barn, as well as workshops for youths and adults. Auditions are open to all, and new members are always welcome.

Up Next At Gateway



SHREK - THE MUSICAL! August 15,16,17
Southbridge Middle/High School, Torrey Road, Southbridge, MA
7:30 PM Friday and Saturday, 2pm Sunday

"Shrek the Musical" is appropriate family fair, with stories of love, acceptance, cooperation, fairy tale characters and orgres. The music is catchy, poignant, fun and funny. On the stage of the air-conditioned Southbridge Middle/High School. Come and have a rollicking good time with all your favorite characters.

Tickets are $15 for adults, $13 for seniors over 60 and youth under 18. Tickets purchased by cash or check by August 14 are $2 less. Tickets are available by calling the barn (508-764-4531) or coming to a rehearsal Monday, Wed or Thursday from 7-8 pm. We accept cash or check- but no debit or credit.

This production is funded in part by a grant from the Southbridge Cultural Council, a local agency, supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.



Gateway Players is offering a 3 week workshop for children ages 4-12 under the leadership of Gina Metras, starting July 15. The sessions will be held at Elm Street Congregational Church Fellowship Hall on Tuesdays 4-7pm and Saturdays 10am to 1pm. A showcase performance will be held August 2.

In this summer youth theater experience, students will learn the basic fundamentals of theatrical performance, along with the joys and simplicity of putting on a show. Through these classes, students will develop and stretch their creativity and imaginations as well as learn valuable lessons in communication, expression and discovering their individuality.

The fee for this theater workshop is $50 for the first child, $40 for additional children in the family. Registration will be at the Gateway Arts Barn, 111 Main St. on Thursday June 19 6-7:30pm and Saturday June 21 11am-12:30pm. Space is limited- Don't forget to register.

For more information, contact Gateway at 508-764-4531.

Also, teens are needed to assist with this workshop. If you would like to volunteer- perhaps you need community service hours- give us a call.



2014 GOLF TOURNAMENT - September

Mark your calendars now for Gateway's annual golf tournament. It will be held Saturday, Sept. 20 at Pine Ridge Country Club in Oxford. The fee is $100 per person, with 7:30 am start time. For those who wish to attend the dinner only, the charge is $20. The tournament will include door prizes, raffles, winner prizes- lots of fun. Proceeds will benefit the Bill Mastro Memorial Scholarship fund. In addition to golfers & teams, we are looking for hole sponsors, prizes and gift certificates.


Become a Member!

There are many ways you can help out your local community theater! Come out and volunteer to work on a show, onstage, or behind the scenes! Do you have skill with a hairbrush, make-up brush, or paintbrush? We can use you! Call 508-764-4531 to see if you can help with our next production. Or click here to learn about becoming a Member or Sustaining Member to help Gateway continue to provide quality community theater to the tri-community area.



Gateway Players Theatre | 111 Main Street, Southbridge, MA

Questions?  Comments?  Contact Us at info@gatewayplayers.org

Questions?  Comments?  Contact Us at info@gatewayplayers.org

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