About Theatre Winter Haven
Nationally and internationally acclaimed, Theatre Winter Haven has been called “one of the best community theaters in America.” Stars have been among their ranks including Tony Award winner Karen Olivo.
Each year, Theatre Winter Haven produces a five-play Main Stage subscription season, a two-play Theatre for Young People’s series, a summer musical, two touring productions and a three-play staged reading series called StageRead.
Theatre Winter Haven Facts
- We produce eight full-scale productions a year, plus three staged readings
- Over 30,000 tickets are sold annually
- We have over 100 performances per year
- Over 7,000 volunteer man-hours are donated annually
- Over 3,300 annual subscribers see each of our Mainstage shows
Summer is a Great Time to Discover Local Theatre
This summer, be sure to make some time to attend one or more of these great productions coming to theatres throughout Polk County this month and next! [Read more]
Keeping Theatre Alive in Polk County
Thanks to technology advances, people can watch movies and TV in 3-D, high definition, record shows and rewind live TV, but even with all of the wonderful new ways to get lost in a great movie or TV show, there is still nothing like sitting in a theatre and witnessing great stories come to life on an actual stage. Many people enjoy watching a musical or play to appreciate the art of acting; others enjoy the whole experience of a “night on the town”. [Read more]
Polk County’s Active Community Theatre Scene
Everyone is familiar with the local and national sports scene which has become an American past time; but something that is all too often forgotten is The Arts. Theatrical performances have been an integral part of society beginning in Ancient Greece between 600 and 200 BC. Be sure to keep the tradition alive and support these local Polk County theatres. [Read more]